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Venture Centre of Excellence (VCoE) investment platform fuels digitalisation of healthcare

Contribution in the Handelsblatt-Journal by Dr. Katharina Ladewig, Managing Director EIT Health Germany (November 2020)

With one of the world’s most stable health care systems and excellent medical technology, Germany is taking a pole position in the race for digital development in the health sector. However, the digitalisation of healthcare is still in its infancy. In order to facilitate this process, EIT Health and European Investment Fund have established the Venture Centre of Excellence (VCoE) – an open innovation platform. VCoE is a first of its kind open innovation platform in the Life Science sector in Europe aimed at fostering collaboration and investment sharing between the venture capital industry and corporates in order to boost investments in highly innovative digital health and life science start-ups.

Read the complete contribution here.