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

Ljubljana, 26 June – A year ago Telekom Slovenije launched its E-care service enabling elderly to stay home for a longer time. The adoption among the population is now increasing, and the service has raised the attention of several EU countries. 20 municipalities in Slovenia, or about 10% of all, have already joined the project …

by Heather Smith

Startups and scaleups in healthcare sectors are facing challenges related to financing of their solution development. Under the umbrella of the 3DCentral pilot action Technology Park Ljubljana joined expertise and networks with Mr. Kristjan Zemljic, a renowned expert on funding opportunities related to SME Instrument. The hands-on workshop followed by 1:1 mentoring, designed for Healthday.si …

by Matt Grek

ECHAlliance member ‘Health Tech Lab’ facilitated the ECHAlliance Ecosystem Serbia – Working Group-WG meeting, in Belgrade, on June 21st; at the ICT Hub Playground, a young home of budding Serbian entrepreneurs, creatives and startups.  Key stakeholders in Serbian Health and Care attended, including the Ministry of Health, Institute of Molecular Genetics and Genetic Engineering-IMGGE, GDPR …

by Heather Smith