HealthTech Sector Webinar Series

Webinar #5 - EIT Health - Network and opportunities

Jan 17, 2024 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Description

About EIT Health EIT Health is a vast, vibrant community of world-leading health innovators backed by the European Union. We collaborate across borders to connect and enable the brightest minds from business, research, education, and healthcare delivery, creating a more conducive environment in which innovation can flourish. By working together, we address the biggest health challenges Europe faces. EIT Health has a pan-European presence, operating across seven Co-Location Centres, and InnoStars, connecting innovators across Europe and beyond. Our community connects more than 120 leading organisations in health, allowing us to tap into a pool of thousands exceptional business leaders, educators, researchers, start-ups, entrepreneurs, and healthcare professionals. The Belgium-Netherlands CLC supports partners and start-ups from Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg and Israel, helping them to make healthcare innovation happen. About the webinar To maximise societal impact, EIT Health activities are strategically focused across flagship initiatives which address underlying drivers of healthcare: 1) New models to deliver healthcare, 2) Digital transformation of healthcare and 3) The re-industrialisation of Europe. Under these Flagships, we have recently launched our new call for innovation and education projects. During this presentation, details about these EIT Health programmes and opportunities, and how you can get involved, will be presented. About the speaker Hayley Every is the Entrepreneurship Lead at EIT Health Belgium-Netherlands based in Rotterdam. She has a PhD in Material Engineering from Monash University in Melbourne Australia and during her career, she has worked at the forefront of innovation in research organisations and SMEs in the USA and the Netherlands. Five years ago, Hayley joined EIT Health and is currently responsible for engaging start-ups, scale-ups, and partners in the region to build awareness and attract applicants for EIT Health’s programmes. She is passionate about helping to bring innovative ideas from research to reality.