Summer has arrived! Barcelona Health Hub invites all inhouse residents to come to the next edition of the BHH Afterwork on July 14th at 17:30 hrs CET. Come to the Sant Manel pavilion to meet your fellow residents, do some networking and have a drink with us. Bring your sunhat, put on your Hawaii shirt and get ready for some summer vibes, because this is
the summer edition!
Enjoy the summer vibes with BHH and join us!
#BHHTalk: Digital health trends in the insurance industry
Barcelona Health Hub organized a new edition of the #BHHTalk on Wednesday June 29th at 17:00 hrs CET! In this live event at the BHH Headquarters you could discover more about "Digital health trends in the insurance industry". You could join relevant insurance companies LIVE at the Hub to listen to their success stories in the world of digital health. They were keen to share their experience with their collaborations with startups, and talked about used cases from the industry.
¿Buscas subvención para tus proyectos de innovación? Acció te cuenta donde hay fondos para ti!
¿Buscas fondos para tu proyecto? ¿Sabías que hay ayudas públicas interesantes a tu alcance? Se ha hablado mucho de los fondos Next Generation. Ahora están aquí y hay claras oportunidades de subvención para proyectos tecnológicos en el ámbito de la salud, tanto para startups como para corporates. ¡No los dejes pasar!
e-Health Investment Forum 2022
The third edition of the e-Health Investment Forum, focused on disruptive digital solutions for chronic diseases, has been a great success. Selected companies were able to pitch their solutions at this event organized by Barcelona Health Hub, Medical Association of Barcelona (CoMB), EsadeBan and Barcelona Activa, in collaboration with EIT Health.
Join the next #BHH Rooftop Talk about “From startup to hospital – used cases”
The #BHHRooftop Talk about “From startup to hospital – used cases” took place on Thursday May 26. Experts of Parc Taulí Hospital Universitari, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona and Barcelona Children's Hospital Sant Joan de Déu talked about the road from startup to hospital in this live event at the BHH Headquarters.
#BHHSummit Iberoamérica 2022
¡Únete a la revolución digital de la Pharma en la segunda edición del #BHHSummit Iberoamérica organizado por Barcelona Health Hub este 11 de mayo! Esta edición exploró las tendencias y casos de éxito que están modelando la industria del futuro. Compartió cómo las nuevas tecnologías están influyendo en la industria y se sumergió en los casos de éxito de salud digital. Este evento único conectó los ecosistemas de salud digital de Europa y América Latina. ¡Únete a la revolución digital de la Farma!
Rooftop Talk Session -
Innovation: A new reality in Pharma?
Multiplica and Barcelona Health Hub gathered influential expert speakers on the rooftop of the Barcelona Health Hub Headquarters for the first Rooftop Talk Session about “Innovation: A new reality in Pharma?”. The experts discussed digitalization and innovation in the pharmaceutical industry in a post-pandemic context. In this event, you discovered how labs can surf innovation trends and execute a strategy that creates competitive advantages in the ecosystem!
Barcelona Health Hub at 4YFN
Barcelona Health Hub was proud to participate in the 2022 edition of 4YFN, the startup business platform! The event took place in the context of the Mobile World Congress 2022 from 28th February to 3rd March 2022.
BHH has shone a spotlight on its members in the Digital Health area at the #BHHExpo. In its great stand at the Digital Health Area where you could visit BHH and get to know the members that came with BHH to this great event.
#BHHSeries - How to implement hybrid healthcare to make medicine easier and more usable for older citizens
This episode of the #BHHSeries on November 23rd was organized together with BHH member Telemedi. The topic was "How to implement hybrid healthcare to make medicine easier and more usable for older citizens"! In this webinar, Telemedi shared their approach on how to implement a hybrid model to break down barriers in modern healthcare and make it accessible and affordable for all eldery people.
#BHHSummit returned for its 3rd edition in a hybrid format, celebrated and recorded online from Barcelona Health Hub! The third edition of the #BHHSummit held on October 28th, 2021, has been a great success. This leading event in digital health had more than 1000 online participants from 50+ different countries. lthough the access to the on-site event was limited due to the current regulations, the #BHHSummit was visited by more than 200 attendees, 22 exhibitors, and more than 30 speakers.
TIRS: THE INVESTMENT READINESS SERIES
On October 13 and 14, 2021, Biocat and Barcelona Health Hub held The Investment Readiness Series (Medtech Edition) with the aim of rising the deal flow or number of projects ready to be invested at the BioRegion. This event brought together startups, researchers, investors and corporates!
#BHHSeries: How to transform your medical device into a compliant connected care solution
in less than 4 months
This episode of the #BHHSeries was held on September 22nd, 2021, and organized together with BHH member BioT. Learn more about “How to transform your medical device into a compliant connected care solution in less than 4 months” in this online episode!
#BHHSeries - Hospital Platforms & Apps for Surgical Patients
This #BHHSeries online event about "Hospital Platforms & Apps for Surgical Patients" was organized in collaboration with B. Braun on Thursday June 17th, 2021. In this new episode we talked about surgical processes’ challenges and patient empowerment, using the case study of ForPatientApp, a multi therapy platform for hospitals and an App for patients to stay connected before and after surgery. With a panel of experts, including representatives from 2 hospitals in Germany and Spain who have been piloting the Platform and the app, we discussed the value and benefits of such digital solutions for the different actors in the care team: the patient himself, her family, the healthcare professionals and the hospital.
#BHHSeries - Talent Challenges in Digital Health
This episode of #BHHSeries, organized in collaboration with Digital Selection and held on Thursday May 20th, 2021, was about “Talent Challenges in Digital Health”. We discussed talent challenges in digital health: benefits and challenges associated with remote work, recruitment of digital health talents, the evolution of profiles and what can be done to grow and retain your team.
#BHHSeries: Hospital Processes Efficiency in the Operating Room
This #BHHSeries online event was organized in collaboration with B.Braun Group on Wednesday April 28th. The topic “Hospital Processes Efficiency in the Operating Room” was discussed by the panel experts: Naira Marín, Global Business Services Manager at B.Braun Group, Thomas Zepf, Director Surgical Asset Management Consulting at B.Braun Group, Meritxell Cucala, Director Innovation & Projects at Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau and Marc Sales, Director Strategy & Processes at Essentia.
#BHHSummit se expandió hacia los demás países hispano hablantes para su primera edición del #BHHSummit Iberoamérica. Para esta primera edición, tratamos temas tales como la evolución de la telemedicina en los últimos meses y como se adaptó a la realidad de cada país, y las lecciones aprendidas. También vimos cómo crear y fortalecer sinergias entre los ecosistemas hispanohablantes de salud digital.
Launch of Barcelona Health Hub 5G Design
Barcelona Health Hub was very pleased to launch on March 25, 2021 the Barcelona Health Hub 5G Design, located at the Hub. But what does it mean for innovative companies in the digital sector? Click on the banner to discover the 5G Design space. You will find out more about why it was created directly from the partners – 5G Barcelona, Mobile World Capital Barcelona, i2CAT, MÁSMÓVIL and Barcelona Health Hub-, how you will be able to use this lab, the different activities planned and the impact 5G can have on your solution and the healthcare systems more globally.
Medical Device Regulation (MDR) for medical software: Are you ready?
The application of the Medical Device Regulation (MDR) on May 26th 2021 may signify your digital solution is subject of qualification as a Medical Device. Software as Medical Device (SaMD) manufacturers will face new challenges to comply with MDR new requirements. See what Asphalion‘s speakers Talyta Carteano and Dominique Monferrer hace to say about the new legal framework and the implications in digital health sector in this #BHHSeries of March 24, 2021.
#BHHSeries: VR & AR in Healthcare: Applications & Opportunities
In this episode of the #BHHSeries on February 24, 2021, we explored the different applications of VR & AR currently available: how they are improving the patients’ experience, empowering healthcare professionals and strengthening the relationship between patients and healthcare professionals. We also discussed the challenges and barriers to overcome for VR & AR to be more widely used and what the future will look like in this area.
#BHHSeries: Technology transfer in the health sector: an effective way to innovate?
This edition of the #BHHSeries was about "Technology transfer in the health sector: an effective way to innovate?". How can we bring the two worlds of business and research closer together? What value can scientific solutions bring to corporations in their digital transformation? How can we make these scientific solutions ready and fit the needs of the market?
Check it out in this episode of January 20th, 2021!
DIA Prime Time
BHH partner The DIA Community organized DIA Prime Time: the largest must see online insurtech tv-show where insurance pioneers from all continents connected and got inspired. It took place from Monday 30 November to Friday 4 December; each day from 2 pm to 5 pm.
Shape the future together with handpicked insurtechs!
BHH and AstraZeneca Foundation hosted on November 10th, a #BHHSeries on telemedicine. Managers, researchers and patients from Hospital Clinic, Foundation AstraZeneca, Plataforma de Organizaciones de Pacientes, ISCIII, ESADE and Barcelona Health Hub discussed the potential of virtual medical consultations. The event was closed by D. Alfredo González Gómez, Secretary General of Digital Health, Information and Innovation of the National Health System of MoH (Ministerio de España), who explained the new Digital Health Strategy promoted by the Spanish Ministry of Health.
Barcelona Health Hub Summit
BHHSummit 2020 (#BHHSummit) was held on 29th October 2020 in a hybrid format. It included keynote presentations, panel discussions, startup showcases, business meetings and networking to foster synergies and interactions between startups, corporations and investors within the e-health sector.
For more information, please visit the website!
#BHHSeries: Telemedicina: Marco Regulatorio
In this episode of the #BHHSeries of September 16th, 2020, you can discover more about “Telemedicine: regulatory framework”! Moderator Rafael Vallet, Partner at Lener, talked with experts Luis Vilanova, Virtual Prescription Consultant at Ibérica, and Dr. Mireia Sans, Director CAP Comte Borrell, CAPSBE, and President of the ehealth medical section at Col·legi Oficial de Metges de Barcelona.
Spanish stop of the ITC + DIA World Tour
Barcelona Health Hub was thrilled to host the Spanish stop of the ITC + DIA World Tour. The digitization of the healthcare insurance sector is happening! We discussed the evolution of the insurance sector those past months with an emphasis on telemedicine. We then showcased the best local insurtech startups and ended up the event with virtual networking.
#BHHSeries: Towards a revolution of the insurance sector?
In this episode of the #BHHSeries of September 9th, 2020, you can discover more about “Towards a revolution of the insurance sector?” We talked about the evolution of the insurance sector the past months and the part played by insurtechs. We also discussed the implementation of telemedicine services and what the future of the insurance sector might bring.
Barcelona Health Hub launches the results of the #YoPacienteDigital project
This Spanish webinar about the #YoPacienteDigital project was about “Estudio sobre la consulta de salud virtual y sus beneficios para el sistema sanitario”.
Barcelona Health Hub and Esade Creapolis presented the conclusions of the study on the potential of virtual medical consultation for the health system and proposals to promote it. What regulatory aspects are holding back its adoption today? Are we technologically prepared?
Find out more here!
#BHHSeries: 2020 – The New Record Year for Digital Health Investment?
In this episode of the #BHHSeries on July 8th, 2020, you can discover more about "2020 – The New Record Year for Digital Health Investment?" In this episode, we discussed with an investor, a corporate, a business angel and a startup, the different fundraising options available, the importance of dedicated funds for women and minorities, what we learned those past months and what the future of digital health will look like.
#BHHSeries: Firechat: Insights from successful health entrepreneurs
In this episode of the #BHHSeries of July 1st, 2020, you can discover more about "Firechat: Insights from successful health entrepreneurs!" In this Firechat, Aline Noizet, Chief International Officer at Barcelona Health Hub, had intimate discussions with successful entrepreneurs made in Barcelona. They shared their insights about the challenges they encountered and how they overcame them.
#BHHSeries: Innovating in Healthcare Education
In this episode of the #BHHSeries of June 17th, 2020, you can discover more about "Innovating in Healthcare Education". Digital tools and disruptive innovations in education have always challenged older mainstream institutionalized techniques. Has education in healthcare taken the same drastic leap forward? In this episode, organized in collaboration with IESE Business School, we discussed new innovations in this field, and the challenges of delivering and promoting these innovations.
#BHHSeries: Telemedicina: casos de éxito
In this episode of the #BHHSeries of June 10th, 2020, we discussed the use of telemedicine and virtual medical consultation during the Covid-19 pandemic. Experts from the sector explained how professionals and patients have adapted, the healthcare response and the shortcomings that have been detected, as well as many other aspects.
#BHHSeries: Covid-19 - An International Perspective
In this episode of the #BHHSeries of June 3rd, 2020, you can discover more about "Covid-19 - An International Perspective". The world was hit by the same invisible enemy. Governments and healthcare systems took different measures to track and fight this virus and protect their citizens. We discussed with experts from 5 different continents how the situation had been handled in their respective countries and the lessons learned.
#BHHSeries: Can Digital Tools Impact and Accelerate Clinical Trials?
In this episode of the #BHHSeries od May 27th, 2020, you can discover more about "Can Digital Tools Impact and Accelerate Clinical Trials?". We are living unprecedented times where the normality is being pushed and disrupted. This is very much true for the research industry. But those process are usually complex, lengthy and expensive. In this new episode we discussed the state of research and clinical trials, how they have been impacted those past weeks, the role that digital tools can play and if it will have a long term impact on how we carry clinical trials and involve patients in the process.
#BHHSeries: Seguros Inteligentes conectados: la tecnología al servicio del seguro
In this episode of the #BHHSeries you can discover more about "Seguros Inteligentes conectados: la tecnología al servicio del seguro". The development of new technologies in recent years has led the insurance sector to digitize its services, both internally to streamline processes and control costs, and externally to offer greater convenience to its customers and end users as well as better outcomes. This event was organized by Barcelona Health Hub & Community of Insurance.
#BHHSeries: Digital Therapeutics: Expanding Access to Healthcare?
In this episode of the #BHHSeries of May 13th, 2020, you can discover more about "Digital Therapeutics: Expanding Access to Healthcare?". Digital Therapeutics (DTx) refer to softwares or apps that can replace or complement traditional therapies or drugs. In this session, we discussed with representatives of Flying Health, Zensei, Asabys Partners and Almirall the recent developments around DTx, what role they will play in the healthcare systems in the coming months and what entrepreneurs looking at developing digital therapeutics should take into account.
#BHHSeries: Será la telemedicina la nueva normalidad? Casos de uso
In this episode of the #BHHSeries of May 5yh, 2020, you can discover more about "Será la telemedicina la nueva normalidad? Casos de uso". We focussed on the technology used for virtual medical consultations as well as the users of these digital tools, whether they are medical professionals or patients. Will telemedicine be the new normal? What is missing to reinforce and rationalize its use from the end user’s point of view?
#BHHSeries: Making Sense of Individuals' Health-related Data
In this episode of the #BHHSeries of April 29th, 2020, you can discover more about "Making Sense of Individuals' Health-related Data". Individuals generate a huge amount of data about their health and environment on a daily basis. This is especially relevant in a global pandemic and can bring valuable insights when there are lots of unknowns. In this episode, we talked about the power of data and the role citizens can play with concrete examples of data sharing during the Covid-19 pandemic.
#BHHSeries: Telemedicina: Consulta médica virtual y beneficios para los sistemas sanitarios
In this episode of the #BHHSeries of April 22nd, 2020, you can discover more about "Telemedicina: Consulta médica virtual y beneficios para los sistemas sanitarios". Barcelona Health Hub and Esade Creapolis launched a study to demonstrate the potential of telemedicine to improve the Spanish health system. In this episode, we presented the focus of the study and discussed the potential of telemedicine and the barriers to its widespread use in the Spanish public health system.
#BHHSeries: Cómo la salud digital está ayudando a dar respuesta al Covid-19
In this episode of the #BHHSeries of April 14th, 2020, you can discover more about "Cómo la salud digital está ayudando a dar respuesta al Covid-19". This event of Círculo Ecuestre, organized in collaboration with Barcelona Health Hub, discussed how digital health, innovation and scientific research have been mobilized to support the crisis caused by Covid-19 these last weeks.
#BHHSeries: Staying mentally healthy during a pandemic
In this episode of the #BHHSeries you can discover more about "Staying mentally healthy during a pandemic". We focussed on mental health and the importance of staying mentally healthy during this difficult period of time. We discussed the impact of this extraordinary situation on each of us as well as tools available, from telemedicine to meditation.
#BHHSeries: The deployment and impact of telemedicine in the global pandemic
In this episode of the #BHHSeries of April 1st, 2020, you can discover more about "The deployment and impact of telemedicine in the global pandemic". The situation we experienced in April 2020 with the coronavirus has turned telemedicine into a necessary path to consume healthcare, in order to avoid physical contact. In this episode we talked about the deployment of both video consultation and online chat, the benefits for patients and healthcare professionals and the impact on the actual crisis.
#BHHSeries: How can digital health solutions help in time of pandemics?
In this first episode of the #BHHSeries on March 26th, 2020, you can discover more about "How can digital health solutions help in time of pandemics?". Cristian Pascual, CEO Mediktor, Jordi Serrano Pons, Co-Founder EpidemiXs, and Nuria Pastor, CEO of HumanITcare presented their solutions and discussed how digital health can help better monitor and reduce the spread of epidemics, support the healthcare systems and expand access to healthcare for the whole population.
Barcelona Health Hub Summit 2019
This first edition of the #BHHSummit on October 3rd, 2019, included keynote presentations, panel discussions, startup showcases, business meetings and networking to foster synergies and interactions between startups, corporations and investors within the e-health sector.