EU Marketplace for eHealth & EIP on Active and Healthy AgeingPrint this page
Info22 Sep Brussels
ECHAlliance will partner with the European Commission, the AAL Programme and AGE Platform Europe to bring you this dynamic marketplace event. The objective is to provide a platform for all stakeholders in connected health and EIP AHA actors to meet, share best practices and develop effective collaborations leading to new projects and business opportunities. The event will provide a platform for the exchange of information between procurers and potential suppliers, and will support the internationalisation of SMEs and the identification of market opportunities.
Focus and Objective
The event is supported by the GET - Global e-Health Transforming Services (EU Project) and will be held within the European Commission building in Brussels, in cooperation with DG Connect and DG Sanco.
The focus of the EU Marketplace for eHealth & EIP on AHA is bringing together large industry, SMEs, policy makers, researchers, care professionals, service providers, buyers and consumers through formal and informal meetings.
The objective is to provide a platform for all stakeholders in connected health and AHA actors’ to meet, share best practices and develop effective collaborations leading to new projects and business opportunities. The event will also provide a platform for the exchange of information between procurers and potential suppliers. Through the European project GET - Global e-Health Transforming Services, the event will propose sessions to:
- Support the internationalisation of European companies (especially SMEs) GET Global service
- Identify eHealth market opportunities across Europe
The highly popular pre-arranged matchmaking meetings (offering 10 meeting in 2.5 hours)Speakers’ corner (6 mins short presentations offering 25 speakers)Popup exhibitions and demos – aimed at showcasing organisations (space may be limited)"Meet & Debate" table sessions - focused on important subjects that are influencing the eHealth and the EIP on AHA challenges (Regional strategies for eHealth and AHA, National market insights, Connected Health Ecosystems, Reference Sites dynamics, Innovative Procurement methods, AAL projects, Age friendly environment, Building workforce skills, SME internationalisation and identifying market gaps etc..)
What you will get out of it
EU stakeholders of eHealth and AHA sectors have opportunities to meet, debate, share knowledge and disseminate best practices, build projects and develop business opportunities.Networking opportunities with an open multi-sector approach.SMEs will meet a wide range of EU health influencers, potential buyers, partners and large industry, and learn about different markets and initiatives across Europe.Large companies and SMEs will have the opportunity to connect with eHealth leaders in formal and informal networking and meetings.Buyers and potential suppliers will have a forum in which to exchange information on unmet needs that could be solved with the support of digital actors.Academics can share their research and seek collaborative opportunities.Learn more about the EU project “GET”:
The ‘GET Global’ service aims to support mature SMEs and entrepreneurs to access international markets by providing opportunities to meet potential foreign buyers and partners, as well as increasing their understanding of different marketsThe ‘Fill the Gap’ service aims to identify unmet needs and challenges in Health that can be solved with the support of digital actors. It follows a demand-driven approach that highlights business opportunities from the people that directly work on the problems.
Know who you’d like to meet? It’s easy with our online approach to providing pre-arranged matchmaking allowing for up to 10 x 15 minute meetings. Register and see who else it would make good business sense to connect with. Don’t forget to bring lots of business cards!
An important part of the Marketplace will be the pop-up (banner) exhibitions, meaning no pre-built exhibition stands. We expect a high demand for places from companies and organizations so please indicate your interest while registering. There is no fee to display your banner.
Register and more information: https://www.b2match.eu/eu-marketplace-brussels2014