Health technologies

Meet us at the EIT Health Matchmaking for Innovation by Design Projects in Warsaw

IMG_2176The call for innovation by design project proposals will be published on April 1st. To help partners in the development of their proposals and to support the building of the KIC community we are holding a networking event in Warsaw. Contact our Health Expert!


Boost your innovation with the right EIT Health know-how – Gain new opportunities and competitive advantages through co-operations in R&D. Attending this B2B event will give you easy access to scientists and enterprises actively engaged in EIT Health’s innovation areas.


What the event aims to achieve

  • To share information on the innovation by design project call, guidelines, processes, timelines, FAQs
  • Face-2-face meetings between potential partners for Innovation projects
  • To widely share innovation project ideas and other EIT health developments
  • To gain information about thematic ares on Innovation by design project call
  • To support the on-going application process for 2017 projects, and to start discussions around projects for future business plans

How does it work?

  • Register and publish your collaboration wishes
  • Browse the participant list and book meetings with participants you are interested in
  • Two days before the event you will receive your meeting schedule

Why participate?

  • Showcase your projects, infrastructure, products and know-how
  • Initiate cross-border contacts and co-operations
  • Find new commercial/technological/research partners
  • Present, discuss and develop new project opportunities




  • 11:00 Registration – Airport Okecie Hotel
  • 12:00 Networking lunch
  • 13:00 Welcome – Sylvie BOVE, CEO EIT Health & Lucyna WOŹNIAK, Medical University of Lodz
  • 13:10 Introduction to InnoStars – Balazs FURJES, Director EIT Health InnoStars
  • 13:20 Innovation by Design: Introduction to the call – Andy BROWNING, Director of Innovation EIT Health
  • 13:35 Campus and Accelerator in Innovation by Design
    • Kurt HÖLLER, Director of Business Creation EIT Health
    • Ursula MÃœHLE, Director of Education EIT Health
  • 14:00 Matchmaking & Pitches, Part I
  • 15:05 Coffee
  • 15:20 Matchmaking & Pitches, Part II
  • 17:20 Information on the Joint Call with EIT Digital & Wrap-up - Andy BROWNING – Director of Innovation EIT Health
  • 18:30 Networking dinner


  • 08:45 Registration – Airport Okecie Hotel
  • 09:00 Mikolaj GURDALA, EIT Health InnoStars Innovation Manager
  • 09:10 Matchmaking & Pitches, Part III
    • Coffee and Tea will be served from 10:30
  • 11:50 Wrap-up, Balazs FURJES, Director EIT Health InnoStars
  • 12:00 Networking lunch