Open Innovation Day with Boston Scientific

Are you a high tech SME, an Applied Research Institute or a Start-up offering innovative and breakthrough solutions for medical technologies? Then Boston Scientific, global medical technology leader, wants to explore an active partnership with you.

Therefore, Boston Scientific, together with DSP Valley (supported by Silicon Europe) is organizing an open innovation day in order to discuss about potential partnering with you. We are looking for partners offering innovative and breakthrough technologies and solutions in a number of strategically important fields for Boston Scientific with the goal to establish mutually beneficial collaborative efforts to accelerate joint commercialization of these technologies and be able to provide beneficial solutions to patients and physicians.

More precisely, we are looking for partnerships, innovative solutions and enabling technologies in divers fields.

Programme

09:00 am – 10:00 am: Boston Scientific presentation

  • Boston Scientific overview
  • Focus on Boston Scientific needs:
    o Innovation strategy
    o Technological orientations: the CTO’s point of view
    o Applications and offer (market segments, products, services, solutions)

10:00 am – 12:30 am: Pitch session (6’ pitch per company + 3’ questions)

12:30 am – 02:00 pm: Lunch break

02:00 pm – 05:00 pm: individual B2B meetings with Boston Scientific experts:

  • Sensor technologies and monitoring devices
  • Innovative microsystems
  • Novel processing technologies

In parallel, also B2B matchmakings can be set up with the other participants to the Open Innovation Day. The scheduling of these B2Bs will be done on the spot.

05:00 pm – 05:30 pm: short wrap up by Boston Scientific and networking drink

Event Details

Date:

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 (09:00 h - 17:30 h)

Location:

Health House
Arenberg Science Park
Gaston Geenslaan 11
3001 Leuven (Belgium)
http://www.health-house.be/en/practical-info

Price:

Member of Silicon Europe Alliance cluster: 100 € (excl. VAT)
The clusters of the Silicon Europe Alliance are:
Business Cluster Semiconductors (NL), DSP Valley (BE), Fondazione Distretto Green & High Tech Monza-Brianza (IT), GAIA (ES), HighTech NL (NL), MESAP (IT), MIDAS (IE), Minalogic (FR), TechWorks (UK), SCS (FR), Silicon Alps (AT), Silicon Saxony(DE)

Non-member of Silicon Europe Alliance : 400 € (excl.VAT)

Only the selected participants will be invoiced. 

Application procedure

Companies or research institutes wanting to participate, are kindly requested to fill out the registration and application form. The application form has to include a precise and concrete description of your offering and your motivation to enter into contact with Boston Scientific.


Please return your registration and application form to DSP Valley or to the Silicon Europe cluster you are member of. After reception of your registration and application form, you will be informed about your contact person in one of the clusters (if you are a member of a Silicon Europe cluster, your contact person will be a staff member of this cluster).


The Silicon Europe clusters, together with Boston Scientific, will make a selection of companies and research institutes who will be formally invited to participate in the Open Innovation Day. The target is to allow the 50 most relevant companies to participate.


All selected companies will be scheduled for B2B meetings with the relevant experts of Boston Scientific, with a personalized agenda. In addition, a subselection of the participants will be invited to have a short pitch for the full audience of the Boston Scientific experts and the other participants.


Only the companies and research organizations invited to participate, will have to pay the participation fee.

 

Find more info here

 

Organiser(s):

Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) transforms lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients around the world. As a global medical technology leader for more than 30 years, we advance science for life by providing a broad range of high performance solutions that address unmet patient needs and reduce the cost of healthcare. For more information, visit us at www.bostonscientific.com. Boston Scientific is a member of the DSP Valley cluster.

DSP Valley is the Low Countries’ cluster organization on smart electronic systems and IoT solutions. An important application domain is Smart Health, with a special emphasis on body wearable and body implantable medical devices. DSP Valley stimulates innovation by bringing businesses and research institutes together in new innovation projects. For more information, visit us at http://www.dspvalley.com/ and https://blog.dspvalley.com/

Silicon Europe is a collaboration of European clusters bringing together the technological expertise and resources of Europe’s leading research institutes and companies in the digital technologies and IoT areas such as micro and nanoelectronics, photonics, ICT and software. The 12 clusters represent more than 2500 members, including a large group of high tech SMEs. The Silicon Europe clusters are active in Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, the UK. For more information, visit us at https://www.silicon-europe.eu/home/

2018-11-13 09:00:00 2018-11-13 17:30:00 Europe/Brussels Open Innovation Day with Boston Scientific Health HouseArenberg Science ParkGaston Geenslaan 113001 Leuven (Belgium)http://www.health-house.be/en/practical-info <p><strong>Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX)</strong> transforms lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients around the world. As a global medical technology leader for more than 30 years, we advance science for life by providing a broad range of high performance solutions that address unmet patient needs and reduce the cost of healthcare. For more information, visit us at <a href="http://www.bostonscientific.com" target="_blank">www.bostonscientific.com</a>. Boston Scientific is a member of the DSP Valley cluster.</p> <p><strong>DSP Valley</strong> is the Low Countries’ cluster organization on smart electronic systems and IoT solutions. An important application domain is Smart Health, with a special emphasis on body wearable and body implantable medical devices. DSP Valley stimulates innovation by bringing businesses and research institutes together in new innovation projects. For more information, visit us at <a href="http://www.dspvalley.com/" target="_blank">http://www.dspvalley.com/</a> and <a href="https://blog.dspvalley.com/" target="_blank">https://blog.dspvalley.com/</a></p> <p><strong>Silicon Europe</strong> is a collaboration of European clusters bringing together the technological expertise and resources of Europe’s leading research institutes and companies in the digital technologies and IoT areas such as micro and nanoelectronics, photonics, ICT and software. The 12 clusters represent more than 2500 members, including a large group of high tech SMEs. The Silicon Europe clusters are active in Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, the UK. For more information, visit us at <a href="https://www.silicon-europe.eu/home/" target="_blank">https://www.silicon-europe.eu/home/ </a></p>

More info?

For any further information about this event, please do not hesitate to get in touch with our Communications Coordinator

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Sielke Brugge

Communications Coordinator

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