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EIT Health

EIT Health promotes entrepreneurship and innovates in healthy living and active ageing, providing Europe with new opportunities and resources. It enables citizens to lead healthier and more productive lives by delivering products, services and concepts that improve quality of life and contribute to the sustainability of healthcare across Europe.

A powerful alliance for healthy living and active ageing

Demographic change is one of the main challenges European societies are facing today with increasing pressure on health and social care costs. EIT Health brings together leading healthcare companies across multiple industry sectors, public and private research centres, and top universities, with a clear mission:

EIT Health aims to accelerate entrepreneurship and innovation in healthy living and active ageing, providing Europe´s top talents with new opportunities and resources for the benefit of all citizens.

The essential goals of EIT Health are to offer answers to future challenges of healthcare, thus strengthening the European healthcare industry while supporting people in maintaining and managing their health.

EIT Health is establishing a strong and effective portfolio of activities to run in 2021 and beyond. The deadlines for submitting proposals for activities under the 2021 business plan are available here. Please note that most of the application deadlines have been extended. Details can be found in this document.

Further information can be found in the program for 2020:

EIT-Health-Accelerator-Catalogue 2020

 

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