Did you already book your ticket for the #BHHSummit? #BHHSummit 2020 will be held on 29th October 2020 as an hybrid event! It will be a LIVE show recorded from Barcelona Health Hub headquarters and with direct streaming from bhhsummit.com. It will include keynote presentations, panel discussions, startup showcases, an investor pitch competition, virtual booths, virtual business …

by Heather Smith

Tecniospring INDUSTRY offers 2-year employment contracts to experienced researchers in order to develop an applied research project with focus on technology transfer. Worldwide researchers may:  join any Catalan organisation for 2 years (Incoming fellowship); or join any UK/worldwide organisation during the 1st year, followed by a return phase to a Catalan organisation during the 2nd year (Outgoing+Return fellowship). With a budget of 11 …

by Heather Smith

Within this series of news articles, EUREGHA takes the opportunity to highlight actions taken by our members to tackle the Covid-19 outbreak. This week’s contribution is written by EUREGHA’s member’s representativesCesar Velasco, Josué Sallent and Pol Perez, from AQuAS, TIC Salut Social Foundation and Department of Health, respectively. It is safe to say that the Covid-19 outbreak tests the response of European …

by Heather Smith

With the aim of sharing the work carried out with the maximum number of international institutions and organisms, the Catalan Health System makes available to the international community STOP COVID19 CAT, a digital health platform composed of an app and a chatbot. It’s an open source tool to help curb the expansion of Cov-2 SARS …

by Heather Smith

ECHAlliance has in response to the COVID-19 Crisis, adapted and set up the first of what will be a series of Pop-Up Ecosystems. The first of these, was held on March 31st featuring input from Ecosystems from Scotland, Estonia, Slovenia, Spain and Wales.  Our Ecosystems and Membership Director Andy Bleaden said  “We are so pleased …

by Heather Smith

The buyers group, made up by Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau (ES), who acts as lead procurer, Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital (UK), Hospital Universitari Mútua de Terrassa (ES) and Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge (ES) published the contract notice on 16th January 2020 in both the Official Journal of the European Union and …

by Heather Smith

The 3rd call Reference sites of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing (EIP on AHA) is proving to be one of the key initiatives of the European Commission in the field of digital health and care, after its first round in 2013, second in 2016, and now its largest so far, third. …

by Heather Smith

The TIC Salut Social Foundation is part of the Catalan Ministry of Health in Spain. It promotes the development and use of ICT and networking in health; keeps abreast of new trends, innovation and emerging initiatives; and offers accreditation and product approval services. One of the foundation’s goals is to become a leader in the health and social …

by Heather Smith

In March 2019 Tic Salut Social hosted their second annual event. The entertaining session included sharing their  2019 Map of Trends, which includes annual results about ICT implementation in the Catalan Healthcare system. 2019 Map of Trends annual report:  

by Heather Smith

RMIT Europe will host this symposium as a collaboration with the International Network of Ecosystems of ECHAlliance as part of the ECHA Catalan Ecosystem Don’t miss this upcoming half-day symposium and networking lunch on how design and technology can transform healthcare for an ageing population. This is a must-attend event for people working across the health ecosystem …

by Matt Grek