Press Releases

EIT ICT Labs and Jakajima combine strength in Health Tech Event at High Tech Campus

Nov 17, 2014 14:01 GMT EIT ICT Labs EIT ICT Labs’ Action Line Health and Wellbeing will organise for the 2nd time an end-of-year event to showcase the results of its activities. To reach a broad audience for this end-of-year event, it will be co-organised with Jakajima the organiser of the yearly Health Tech events at the High Tech Campus. Venue: Conference Centre of the High Tech Campus Eindhoven, 9 December next.

Simulators teach life-saving skills for acute care surgery

Nov 12, 2014 12:51 GMT Mentice AB Virtual reality helps change practice in trauma centers worldwide


Nov 12, 2014 12:13 GMT Ansell Protective Solutions AB Ansell announces the US launch of TRELLCHEM ACT, a protective suit for law enforcement responders dealing with consequences of Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) terrorism incidents. The garment is intended for use in all CBRN terrorism environments, including the Immediately Dangerous to Life and Health zone and is certified according the American standard NFPA 1994 Class 2.

Promising European health and wellbeing start-ups at Slush

Nov 11, 2014 15:09 GMT EIT ICT Labs ​EIT ICT Labs has invited European technology start-ups in the area of health and wellbeing to attend Slush start-up conference in Helsinki on 18-19 November. The companies are developing innovations that increase quality of life. Media attending Slush is welcome to meet the companies. When: Wednesday 19.11. at 10-17 Where: Messukeskus, Black Stage, stands 2.15-2.23

Nov 11, 2014 10:07 GMT EIT ICT Labs In four years the leading European universities, research institutes and ICT enterprises that together form EIT ICT Labs have worked together on forming a new kind of education with emphasis on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, on accelerating innovations from the labs to the markets and transferring knowledge and ideas to new products and services. Learn more at open events in Kista on Nov 13-14.

Best three European energy startups awarded at Idea Challenge

Nov 03, 2014 09:47 GMT EIT ICT Labs In seeking startup ideas to address Smart Energy Systems amongst other tech trends, the European innovation network EIT ICT Labs announced on October 31st another three winners in the second phase of the pan-European competition Idea Challenge.

11 finalists selected for the Idea Challenge: Internet of Things 2014

Oct 30, 2014 10:45 GMT EIT ICT Labs Eleven startups have been shortlisted out of 163 applicants in the category Internet of Things. The finalists will pitch their ideas at the final on November 13 in Stockholm in front of an expert jury consisting of industry experts, investors, entrepreneurs and business accelerators.

Stockholm Songwriting Camp – A new international music venture

Oct 29, 2014 08:39 GMT Stockholm Business Region For the first time, Auddly and ABBA The Museum are organizing an international songwriting camp together with SKAP and Stockholm Business Region. Music creators from all over the world are invited to Stockholm Songwriting Camp from January 29 to February 1, 2015.

Diabetes Tools named MedTech Company of the Year by Swedish Medtech Association

Oct 24, 2014 13:00 GMT Diabetes Tools Sweden AB Diabetes Tools won the “MedTech Company of the Year 2014” award at the annual meeting of the Swedish Medtech Association held on 23 October 2014. Open to Swedish firms, the prize was awarded by MedTech Magazine in collaboration with Leading Health Care to showcase companies that have developed major innovations or a new way to reach patients.

Diabetes Tools utsett till Årets MedTechföretag 2014

Oct 24, 2014 12:59 GMT Diabetes Tools Sweden AB Diabetes Tools fick utmärkelsen "Årets MedTechföretag 2014" vid det årliga mötet för Swedish Medtech den 23 oktober 2014. Priset i tävlingen, som är öppen för svenska företag, delades ut av MedTech Magazine i samarbete med Leading Health Care för att visa upp företag som har utvecklat viktiga innovationer eller nya sätt att nå patienterna.