Build a strong Cluster Partnership for R&D development and SMEs’ growth in the European MedTech Industry.
Boost interregional scientific and business collaborations between MedTech SMEs and RTOs.
Work alongside the Regional Authorities to define the future EU funding schemes for innovation.
Three professional webinars to define synergies and cross-sectorial opportunities in MedTech.
Two interregional networking events including face-to-face meetings to gather SMEs, RTOs and Clusters.
Creation of matchmaking opportunities to foster cross-EU Innovation projects.
Taylor made business advisory activities for high potential innovative projects.
On 2 April 2019, the five S3martMed cluster partners organised their first Working Group with Regions in Lyon
The 5 clusters involved in the S³martMed project intend to work closely with their respective regional authorities via the Regions Group, a Working Group for the elaboration of future interregional funding schemes.
The Regions Group as regional representatives will:
Explain to SMEs and stakeholders like RTOs, the different type of financial supports available in each region.
Explore possibilities of cross regional funding’s schemes and review the RIS3 commonalities and priorities in the Health/MedTech area in the perspective of the post 2020 programming EU regional funds.
Ensure good dialogue among The Health/MedTech innovation ecosystem, to generate future industrial co-investments.