1st SHIFTHUB International Brokerage Event in HEALTH Innovation

What was the event about?

This event has been organized by the SHIFTHUB project, which aims to foster cross-sectoral and cross-border collaboration in health innovation. The “International Online Brokerage Event in HEALTH Innovation” dived into the funding opportunities in the Digital Health Ecosystem and facilitated the interaction between the participants.

The event featured:

  • plenary session with key speakers who shared their insights on the current calls for Horizon Europe and other schemes related to health innovation.
  • Automatic Matchmaking Sessions where the registrant had face-to-face meetings with other participants and explored possibilities for further collaboration
  • A focus on Open Calls under the HEALTH cluster, the Innovative Health Initiative JU, and bottom-up calls like calls in Widening, European Innovation Ecosystems (EIE), and Digital Europe Programme

Matchmaking activities are still open!

You can still register on the Matchmaking Platform for future events. No additional matchmaking sessions are open, but you can still send direct messages to all the other participants! (Please keep the conversation respectful and avoid spam).

Want more? Join now SHIFT-HUB’s Focus Group on e-Health, the platform is creating a positive environment for stakeholders to discuss how digital solutions can address the current challenges in healthcare while accessing the service offer stemming from DIGITAL SME and SHIFT-HUB.

Don’t miss this chance to learn, network, and innovate with SHIFTHUB!

Missed the event? Access here all the shared presentations!

For additional information or inquiries, please contact Gabriele Casalini (g.casalini@digitalsme.eu)

Check the recording here


Presentation of SHIFT-HUB 10:00 – 10:15 Alice Seim, Project Manager, Steinbeis
Funding opportunities in Health under Horizon Europe 10:15 – 10:30 Sofia Xesfingi, Horizon Europe NCP (Health and Cancer Mission), Project Manager of HNN3.0 and ECHoS in Greece & Chair of EEN SG Health
EIT Health and SymbIASIS project: Funding and Networking opportunities in Healthcare Innovation 10:30 – 10:45 Georgios Megas, Horizon Europe National Contact Point & EIT Health HUB Coordinator, National Documentation Centre (EKT)
Digital Europe Programme – presentation of the Digital Health Uptake (DHU) project 10:45 – 11:00 Anett Ruszanov, Digital Health Uptake Consultant
Horizon Europe – presentation of the BETTER project 11:00 – 11:20 Matteo Bregonzio, Chief Technology Officer, DATRIX (Italy)
Living Labs for Health Opportunities 11:20 – 11:40 Tunde Kallai, External Expert, Meta Group
Presentation of the Focus Group e-Health 11:40 – 11:55 Gabriele Casalini, Tech Project Officer, European DIGITAL SME Alliance
Concluding remarks 11:55 – 12:00
Matchmaking session 12:00 – 16:00