Tomaž Gornik, Better:  “The crisis has taught us that in such cases, high quality, centrally stored data will be of significant benefit.” The 2019 novel coronavirus has been changing the world as well as healthcare systems. Tomaž Gornik, CEO of Better, one of the leading providers of breakthrough healthcare IT solutions, focuses on trends related to digital transformation of healthcare. He believes that …

by Heather Smith

What will be the economic consequences of coronavirus on fundraising in digital health, MedTech and biotech? About this Event Investments in digital health and biotech have been steadily rising in the last few years. When the coronavirus reached Europe and the US, the use of telemedicine surged, and numerous companies built digital solutions within days …

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

In February, HealthDay.si, the Slovenian ECHAlliance ecosystem, selected Generation 2.0 of DIH.HealthDay.si among all the companies that are registered in its innovation register or have entered it by January 31st. DIH.HealthDay.si a program dedicated to accelerating the progression of digital health solutions into the Slovenian healthcare system. In 2019 the Generation 1.0 was selected, here’s the Generation 2.0. Sugarbyte with Easycarb – …

by Heather Smith

On October 10, 2019, HealthDay.si 2019 held a conference at the Medical Chamber of Slovenia – “How digital innovations improve the health care system.” professional public and patients. Zdenka Cebašek Travnik, Ph.D. Med., President of the Slovenian Chamber of Medicine, welcomed and welcomed all those who “think well” in their hearts, and emphasized that the …

by Julia Worcman

Twelve healthcare projects from emerging regions get kick-start from EIT Health including Fresh Blood and partners in Slovenia at the Ljubljana University Incubator The results of EIT Health RIS Innovation Call 2019 are now available A system allowing 24/7 heart monitoring, a device helping diabetes patients avoid leg amputation, an AI-enhanced software looking for the early …

by Heather Smith

Alberto Lázaro Araujo of Coquus, a company in Galicia in Spain, a specialist in food management in hospitals is visiting HealthDay.si conference on October 10th in Slovenia Food management in hospitals is often a neglected poster child left as a low importance item in the list of priorities of a typical hospital manager. We need …

by Heather Smith

“Just because your solution solves a real problem, it won’t necessarily be successful on the market” When the company Saving partnered with the Josef Stefan Institute to take over commercialization of an innovative ECG monitor, the entrepreneurs assumed they have a relatively easy job ahead of them. They had a high-quality product designed by top …

by Heather Smith

HealthDay.si, the Slovenian ECHAlliance ecosystem have initiated a digital innovation hub for healthcare in this year, called dih.healthday.si. They have chosen 5 innovative companies in the first DIH generation that they’re supporting. Read the story about one of them: Smart Optometry, here Learn more about the Slovenian ECHAlliance ecosystem here Article Author: Tjaša Zajc

by Heather Smith

Slovenian ECHAlliance ecosystem recommends researches and scientists in the area of digital health to enrol as speakers at the 3rd International Scientific Conference organised by the Faculty of Health Sciences, of University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. The conference will be held in Ljubljana, Slovenia, September 12, 2019. This year’s main theme is “DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES AND HEALTH ECOSYSTEMS”. …

by Heather Smith