The new era for prevention & Diagnostics - Opportunities for SMEs and Corporates


The new era for prevention & Diagnostics - Opportunities for SMEs and Corporates

12 Oct 2021

Stronger together. The EEN, the Interreg NWE projects Boost4Health, Codex4SMEs, MATMED and the H2020 project DIGI-B-CUBE join forces to reach a new level of innovation and strength in diagnostics and prevention in Europe. Health and diagnostics stakeholders will gain insights into accelerating diagnostics development, IVDR, reimbursement and market access.

Discover various European networks that aim to improve healthcare delivery.  Moreover, new Horizon Europe calls on health challenges with a special focus on diagnostics and prevention will be presented. In the matchmaking session, take the chance to express your interest in building partnerships and collaborations with stakeholders from the health sector.

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09:15 – 09:15 WELCOME | Presentation of the Agenda of the day


  • Introduction of the Codex4SMEs project
  • First-hand field report on diagnostics development

09:30 – 10:15 THE NEW IN VITRO  DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL DEVICE REGULATION (IVDR) Presented by Voisin Consulting (tbc)

10:15 – 10:30 Coffee Break

10:30 – 11:30 THE REIMBURSEMENT MODELS IN HEALTHCARE & MARKET ACCESS IN EUROPE Presented by Voisin Consulting (tbc)

  • Health apps in the spotlight

11:30 –11:45 Q&A

11:45 – 12:00 Coffee Break

12:00 – 12:30 HOW TO COOPERATE WITH GLOBAL MEDTECH COMPANIES Presented by Patrick Boisseau - Director General, Industry Strategic Initiatives - MedTech Europe [VP1]

  • Global medtech companies' expectations
  • What do you need to know as a cooperation partner?
  • A concrete case: Innovative Health Initiative (IHI)

12:30 – 12:45 Q&A

12:45 – 13:15 HOW TO BE SUPPORTED BY THE EUROPEAN ECOSYSTEM Presentation of European initiatives for SME support

  • Boost4Health- Ria Hein
  • MATMED- Valentí Prat
  • DIGI-B-CUBE– tbd
  • Europe Enterprise Network -tbd

13:15 – 14:15 Break

14:15 – 15:00 HORIZON EUROPE

  • Horizon Europe Overview
  • Success stories from H2020
  • Focus on three Horizon Europe call for diagnostics companies


  • Arrange 1:1 meetings with participants from the event
  • Find cooperation partners for new project in the frame of Horizon Europe