28. oktober 2016
Digital Health Innovation – A Masterclass for Industry Managers
- An EIT Masterclass
Understand the changing landscape of digital health care, find new business opportunities and learn tools for more valuable and robust innovations
New digital products and solutions are the center of an emerging transformation of health care. Companies entering and competing in this environment need to understand this changing landscape.
"“With the amount of data being available for integration I consider the healthcare area a driver for innovation. I hope that the healthcare industry will catch up on the possibilities that these technological breakthroughs offer by providing solutions, inventions, devices, processes etc. for the sake of better treatments and health”.
Professor Søren Brunak,
Novo Nordisk Foundation
Center for Protein Research
Changes redefine the opportunities and the context for innovations and the way innovations must be developed to become competitive. From this masterclass participants obtain a deeper and more actionable understanding of key changes in the landscape. With help from university and industry experts they learn and practice crucial tools to make their innovations more competitive.
The Masterclass is offered in Copenhagen on May 31 – June 2, 2017 in a collaboration between The University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen Business School and Eindhoven University of Technology and with cases from Philips, NNIT a.o. See more
About EIT Health
EIT Health is one of the largest healthcare initiatives worldwide. Its goal is to sustainably advance the fundamentals of healthcare and thus promote suitable future conditions for healthy living, active ageing and improved wellbeing of people across Europe. EIT Health leverages the expertise of more than 135 member organisations from the pharma, diagnostics and med tech fields, payers, insurances, research institutions and universities. As one of the EIT’s Knowledge and Innovation Communities (KICs), the initiative benefits from some of the world’s best-in-class academic and research organisations and offers both higher education and business expertise. By investing in Europe’s best entrepreneurial talents and ideas, EIT Health fosters the development and commercialization of smart product and service solutions in the health sector, addressing the challenges posed by demographic change and ageing societies.
Headquartered in Munich (Germany), EIT Health has six co-location centres in London (UK/Ireland), Stockholm (Scandinavia), Barcelona (Spain), Paris (France), Mannheim and Heidelberg (Germany/Switzerland) and Rotterdam (Belgium/Netherlands), as well as regional “EIT Health InnoStars” clusters consisting of industry partners, academia, and health providers from Croatia, Hungary, Poland, Portugal, Italy and Wales.
For more information visit: www.eithealth.eu