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EIT Health Business Plan 2021

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EIT Health - Innovation at the interface of industry, research and education

EIT Health is one of eight Knowledge and Innovation Communities (KICs) currently funded by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT). We deliver solutions for high-performance healthcare systems, healthier citizens and a sustainable health economy in Europe. To do this, we connect the right people with the major health challenges of our time across Europe's borders. We use the expertise of over 150 leading players of the European healthcare system - pharmaceuticals, medical technology, diagnostics, consumer goods, universities, research institutions, healthcare providers, payors, policymakers and administrators - to make innovation a reality and commercialise patient-oriented solutions.


July, 2020

EIT success stories – Results are here!

27 EIT Health activities and people are officially recognised as 2019 ‘EIT Success Stories’. We are pleased to announce that four Success Stories come from our portfolio: Inveox‘s founder Maria Sievert, Sleepiz, the SeizeIT project and ProtectURLife. Every day EIT Health innovation projects, education programmes and entrepreneurship activities are catalysing healthcare innovation across Europe. As […]

July, 2020

Headstart winner Deepspin raises €600,000 in seed funding

Last month Berlin-based Deepspin were awarded the €50,000 Headstart grant. Now they raise €600,000 in seed funding.  Headstart winner 2020 Deepspin has successfully raised a seed round of €600,000 from APEX Digital Health, with participation from existing investors Entrepreneur First (EF) and SOSV, along with a number of unnamed angel investors. DeepSpin will use the funds […]

July, 2020

Startups Meet Pharma Module 1 & 2 in full swing

Startups Meet Pharma 2020 officially kicked off in June with 5 days of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Training for the 16 startups chosen to participate in this year’s cohort. We are continuing with Module 2 in the course of July. It’s been a busy month for Startups Meet Pharma. Following the selection of the 16 startups […]

July, 2020

The University Hospital RWTH Aachen participates in the Virtual Hospital North Rhine-Westphalia

The University Hospital RWTH Aachen is participating in the preliminary stage of the Virtual Hospital North Rhine-Westphalia and reports positive results. The current COVID-19 pandemic has caused significant strain on medical centers resources and posed a significant number of challenges for the medical staff. However, medical centers are now responding to the pandemic through rapid adoption of […]

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We build strong links between business, research and education across European borders and bring stakeholders together.


We support cutting-edge ideas. Our go-to-market strategies bring innovations faster to the market and help create new businesses and jobs.


We provide access to knowledge and improve educational opportunities for students and young physicians. We educate citizens to promote a healthy lifestyle.


We promote cooperation in innovation projects, workshops and startup programmes and use EU funding to finance selected programmes and projects.

EIT Health Germany Partners

EIT Health Germany unites 28 renowned partners from industry, research and education from Germany and Switzerland in a unique network that together initiate outstanding innovations in the health sector within selected projects and programs.

EIT Health Germany Startups

We promote innovations directly where they arise. We work with start-ups, spin-offs and SMEs from the Digital Health, Healthtech, BioTech and Medtech sectors to create new products, services and jobs, and thus sustainable health economics in the D.A.CH. region and throughout Europe.

We are EIT Health Germany

With our offices in Mannheim and Heidelberg we are the regional service point of EIT Health in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. We are here to help with all questions about the offerings and services of EIT Health.

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