Tecnalia. Inspiring Business

Tecnalia. Inspiring Business

Discover the opportunities that digital innovation hubs offer in healthcare robotics: DIH-HERO info day


Venue: TECNALIA, Derio (Bizkaia), Spain
Date: 2019.07.11
Hours: 10am - 2pm
Duration: 4 hours
Organiser: TECNALIA
Ainara Garzo

DIH-HERO is an independent platform which connects digital innovation hubs across Europe to create a sustainable network for organisations that are active in the healthcare robotics sector.

The information day is mainly aimed at small and medium sized enterprises in the robotics and/or healthcare sectors who are looking to apply for funding at the next DIH-HERO open calls starting on 15 July.

You will also be able to discover first-hand the opportunities that this platform offers (laboratories, tests with users, networking, etc.) and find out about the dates of the next open calls up until spring 2021.



10:00 WelcomeDr. Jesús Valero, Health Division Director at TECNALIA
10:15 DIH-HERO Initiative Presentation (English)
Dr. Thierry Keller. Head of the Neurorehabilitation department at TECNALIA


Introduction to the Basque Digital Innovation Hub in Healthcare
► RIS3 Healthcare Bioscience Strategy - Lorea Mendoza, Technical Secretary of RIS3 Bioscience Health (Basque Foundation of Innovation and Health Research - BIOEF)
Testing/Validation/Demonstration of health technologies of companies in the SSPV - Dr. Sergio Cardoso, INNOSASUN Programme (Scientific-Technical Manager in the Basque Foundation of Innovation and Health Research - BIOEF)

► Introduction to the Basque Health Cluster activity - María Pascual, Basque Health Cluster Director.

12:00 Presentation of the DIH-HERO FSTP Call
Dr. Michael Obach - Ainara Garzo, Researchers at TECNALIA’s Neurorehabilitation department
12:30 Presentation of cascade funding case study
► NeuroDigital Technologies - Founding Partners
13:00 Lunch - Personal Meetings
14:00 End of the Day

* During lunch, personal meetings can be requested with our team to resolve any queries or to make comments regarding the funding offered by the DIH-HERO initiative. Contact Ainara Garzo in order to set up one of these meetings before the Info Day, indicating the desired language for the meeting (Spanish, Basque, or English).

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