The business network bridging technologies for healthcare innovation, is an Innovation Company Network (IBN) set up by flanders.bio, DSP Valley and MedTechFlanders. flanders.health’s goal is to support companies active in digital and life sciences, and in medical technologies, in the development of collaborative projects within the healthcare domain.


flanders.health connects 

  • Through our online platform we present and connect parties: What is your proposition in future healthcare solutions? What do you need to make it happen?
  • We organize face to face, interactive events such as matchmakings, pitching sessions, thematic conferences,…
  • We publish Market Intelligence summaries, Gap Analysis headlines, and we market collective efforts,…
  • We take care of joint representations at international fairs and group visits…


flanders.health cultivates

  • Together with our members, we establish and roll out projects: concrete, sensible, multi-disciplinary collaborations in emerging new business areas through:
    • Hosting ideas for "Cultivation"
    • Launching project calls
      • Co-creation sessions with multiple stakeholders, technology supply, markets / landing places,
      • Business model canvas
      • Value chain mapping,
      • Partnerships,
      • Matchmakings…
    • Evaluating against Market Intelligence and Gap Analysis
    • Connecting projects with Financing
    • Interacting with authorities to clear the path for novel approaches


flanders.health consolidates

  • Build and share a repository of results achieved in "Cultivate" projects
  • Set-up education, research and training programs: influx of talent and ideas into industry is needed. Create thematic trainings to increase the skills in the community.
  • Set-up of new assets such as living labs, large scale demonstrators, pilot lines,...
  • Funding resources




Founding partners

More info?

For any further information about this platform, please do not hesitate to get in touch with our Programme Manager

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Katrien Lorré

Programme Manager

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