ScanBalt News: How to build and promote a regional competence area


Bone healing – Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein setting an agenda for innovation

Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein are prime examples of how a region can focus and drive forward a specific area where it has strong academic and industrial competencies – a focus which is supported by the regional policy making. This became very evident at the recently held Bone Innovation Summit in Lübeck taking place 13th to 14th of  February.

Infection control: solutions for a better healing process

The implant-related ‘Infection Control Solution Concept’ aims to identify systemically causes for infections during the fracture management process in hospitals. It is part of the BFCC's pilot on infections supported by hospitals from Germany, Poland and Lithuania participating in the project.

InnoBRIDGE Sweden: Strengthening the healthcare collaboration between India and Sweden

InnoBRIDGE is an initiative of InnovatioCuris (IC) along with ScanBalt fmba and Swedish partners, Swecare and Business Region Gothenburg where the primary aim is to create a seamless access platform for the Indian healthcare stakeholders to the Swedish healthcare stakeholders, to strengthen the healthcare collaboration between Indian healthcare organisations and the Swedish organisations and showcase best of Swedish healthcare to the Indian delegates.

Webinar: Evolving research in medicine - Challenges & Opportunities, 7 March 12:30 hrs to 1:30 hrs (CET) 

InnovatioCuris foundation of healthcare & excellence (ICFHE) is proud to announce the third of a knowledge series of webinars with ScanBalt and Tartu Biotechnology Park.

ECOTECH-COMPLEX Research Centre, Lublin: Availability of laboratory facilities, a unique opportunity for cooperation between academia and industry

ECOTECH-COMPLEX  Research Centre is located in Lublin, Poland. The Centre enables advanced bio-chemical research aimed at identifying new plant compounds with a potential for application in the treatment and prevention of civilizational diseases.

Welcome to the new member of ScanBalt: North-Western State Medical University named after I.I.Mechnikov
North-western State Medical University named after I.I.Mechnikov was formed on October the 12-th,  2011, as a result of merger of two oldest educational medical institutions in Russia – Saint-Petersburg Medical Academy of Postgraduate Studies and Saint-Petersburg State Medical Academy n. a. I.I. Mechnikov. The founder of Mechnikov university is the Ministry of public health of Russian Federation.

Welcome to the new member of ScanBalt: Arthur Travel

Artur Travel is Krakow based, one of the highest rated DMC’s in Poland. Company specializes in inbound group tourism to Poland and Central Europe, which is now perfect location for organizing conferences, trainings, business meetings, events, incentive trips, as well as SPA and Wellness excursions.

Attract business, investments, human resources and event participants to your region

Do you know that by being a member of ScanBalt your region has an unique possibility to attract business, investments, human resources and event participants – for free? Or if your region is not a member then you can buy it as a service?

Featured events 

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The German Market for Health & Care Technologies 26 February, Copenhagen

Are your products right for the German market? And is your company ready to enter the German market? Get the insights you need to make a first GO or NO-GO decision. The seminar is delivered by five Nordic health and care tech clusters that have joined forces to bring Nordic health and care innovations to Germany, under the initiative Danish Health & Care 4.0.

The German market for health & care technologies 27 February, Gothenburg

Are your products right for the German market? Get the insights you need to make a first GO or NO-GO decision. Business Region Göteborg together with the West Sweden Chamber of Commerce and four Nordic healthtech clusters have joined forces with the German cluster Gesundheitswirtshaft Hannover.

IPhEB Russia 2 - 4 April 2019, Saint-Petersburg

International Exhibition of Pharmaceuticals, Engineering and Biotechnology. The most comprehensive event in the Russian pharma industry. A unique opportunity to initiate business and build partnerships in the booming Russian and CIS pharma markets.

Live Science Live, May 15–16, 2019, Turku

Life Science Live is a new international event for professionals in the fields of pharmaceuticals and healthcare.The HealthBio event by Turku Science Park Ltd. is organized simultaneously with Life Science Live. In connection with Life Science Live a two-day-long i-HD (Improved Health Data) conference will also take place.

Vitalis 2019, 21 - 23 May, Gothenburg

Investing in eHealth solutions will be a necessity in order to overcome the challenges faced by society – an ageing demographic profile, mounting costs and pressures on budgets. A part of the challenge is to gather enough information and knowledge to ensure that the correct eHealth and digitisation investment decisions are made, and that new regulatory frameworks are complied with. To get the big picture join us at Vitalis, the Nordic region’s largest conference and exhibition focused on transforming healthcare and social Welfare.

Reduce, reuse, rethink - 10th Annual Forum of the EUSBSR is about circular economy

The 10th Annual Forum of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region will be held in Gdańsk on June 12-13, 2019. About 800 participants from governments, international organisations, NGOs, universities, local and regional administrations and businesses will gather to debate on trends and opportunities in the Baltic Sea Region.

Nordic Life Science Days 10 - 12 September 2019 (Malmö – Copenhagen)

Nordic Life Science Days is the largest Nordic partnering conference dedicated to the life science industry. Since its inception in 2013, the event has nurtured a community of people from the world of life science, and created a unique place to do business.

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