Past Events

Past Events

OCTOBER 13th - 14th

TIRS: THE INVESTMENT READINESS SERIES

On October 13 and 14, 2021, Biocat and Barcelona Health Hub are holding 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. Are you a researcher in the BioRegion of Catalonia, with an early stage medtech, diagnostics or digital health project almost ready to be transferred or invested in? Do you want to meet important investors and partners? Are you an investor, business angel, corporate or VC seeking an innovative project? If the answer is “yes”, it's time to attend The Investment Readiness Series!

SEPTEMBER 28th

E-HEALTH INVESTMENT FORUM

Barcelona Health Hub, CoMB, EsadeBan, Barcelona Activa and EIT Health are launching the second edition of the E-Health Investment Forum on September 28th! This edition will be focused on Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare. The forum will be held in English in a hybrid format.

Applications are open, so don't miss this chance and apply now!

SEPTEMBER 22nd at 11am

#BHHSeries: How to transform your medical device into a compliant connected care solution
in less than 4 months

Don't miss the next episode on September 22nd at 11:00 hrs CET, organized together with BHH member BioT, about "How to transform your medical device into a compliant connected care solution in less than 4 months".

SEPTEMBER 8th at 6pm

#BHHSeries: What are Decentralized Clinical Trials and Why are They Here to Stay

The #BHHSeries is back from the summer break! Don't miss the next episode on September 8th at 18:00 hrs CET, organized together with BHH member Suvoda, about "What are Decentralized Clinical Trials and Why are They Here to Stay". Experienced panelists working in the clinical trials world will share their insights and experiences with decentralized trials and the leverage of digital solutions that are allowing to adopt a patient-centric focus when creating and running clinical trials. Join us on September 8th!

JUNE 28 - JULY 1

Barcelona Health Hub at 4YFN

Barcelona Health Hub was present at 4YFN from June 28th
until July 1st, 2021 with a stand together with 10 member startups.

Click on the banner to see a great recap video of the event!

SEPTEMBER 8th at 6pm

#BHHSeries: What are Decentralized Clinical Trials and Why are They Here to Stay

The #BHHSeries is back from the summer break! Don't miss the next episode on September 8th at 18:00 hrs CET, organized together with BHH member Suvoda, about "What are Decentralized Clinical Trials and Why are They Here to Stay". Experienced panelists working in the clinical trials world will share their insights and experiences with decentralized trials and the leverage of digital solutions that are allowing to adopt a patient-centric focus when creating and running clinical trials. Join us on September 8th!

JUNE 17TH - 6PM CET

#BHHSeries - Hospital Platforms & Apps for Surgical Patients

Join us for the next #BHHSeries online event organized in collaboration with B. Braun on Thursday June 17th at 6pm CET! In this new episode we will talk 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 will discuss 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.

MAY 20TH - 6PM CET

#BHHSeries - Talent Challenges in Digital Health

In this new episode of the #BHHSeries, organized in collaboration with Digital Selection, we will talk about talents and Human Resources: From recruitment challenges to onboarding, people development and culture in Pharma, Health and Startup environment. If you are a company active in digital health, looking at expanding your team, make sure you tune in for this episode of the #BHHSeries!

Don’t miss it on Thursday May 20th at 6pm CET!

April 28th - 6pm CET

#BHHSeries: Hospital Processes Efficiency in the Operating Room

Join us for the next #BHHSeries online event organized in collaboration with B.Braun Group on Wednesday April 28th at 6pm CET! This month’s episode will discuss “Hospital Processes Efficiency in the Operating Room”. The panel consists of experts in their field: 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. Join us on April 28 at 6pm CET!

April 15th - 3pm CET

#BHHSummit Iberoamérica

#BHHSummit se expande hacia los demás países hispano hablantes para su primera edición del #BHHSummit Iberoamérica. Para esta primera edición, trataremos 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 veremos cómo crear y fortalecer sinergias entre los ecosistemas hispanohablantes de salud digital.

March 25th - 12pm CET

Launch of Barcelona Health Hub 5G Design

Barcelona Health Hub is very pleased to announce the launch of Barcelona Health Hub 5G Design, located at the Hub. But what does it mean for innovative companies in the digital sector? Join us on 25th March at 12pm CET 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.

March 24th - 6pm CET

Medical Device Regulation (MDR) for medical software: Are you ready?

The upcoming 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. Join Asphalion‘s speakers Talyta Carteano, Medical Device Manager, and Dominique Monferrer, Medical Device Director, to discover more about the new legal framework and the implications in digital health sector.

February 24th - 7pm CET

#BHHSeries: VR & AR in Healthcare: Applications & Opportunities

Get ready for the next #BHHSeries! In this episode of the #BHHSeries, 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.

January 20th - 6pm CET

#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!

November 30 - December 3

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!

November 10th - 5pm CET

#BHHSeries

Barcelona Health Hub and AstraZeneca Foundation hosted 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.

October 29th 2020

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.

September 16 - 6pm CEST

#BHHSeries: Telemedicina: Marco Regulatorio

In this episode of the #BHHSeries 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.

September 15 - 6pm

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.

September 9 - 6pm CEST

#BHHSeries: Towards a revolution of the insurance sector?

In this episode of the #BHHSeries 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.

July 16 - 10am

Barcelona Health Hub launches the results of the #YoPacienteDigital project

This webinar is in Spanish and is about the #YoPacienteDigital project “Estudio sobre la consulta de salud virtual y sus beneficios para el sistema sanitario”. Barcelona Health Hub and Esade Creapolis present 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!

July 8 - 5:30pm

#BHHSeries: 2020 – The New Record Year for Digital Health Investment?

In this episode of the #BHHSeries you can discover more about "2020 – The New Record Year for Digital Health Investment?" In this episode, we discuss 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.

July 1 - 5:00pm

#BHHSeries: Firechat: Insights from successful health entrepreneurs

In this episode of the #BHHSeries you can discover more about "Firechat: Insights from successful health entrepreneurs!" In this Firechat, Aline Noizet, Chief International Officer at Barcelona Health Hub, has intimate discussions with successful entrepreneurs made in Barcelona. They share their insights about the challenges they encountered and how they overcame them.

June 17 - 7pm

#BHHSeries: Innovating in Healthcare Education

In this episode of the #BHHSeries 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 discuss new innovations in this field, and the challenges of delivering and promoting these innovations.

June 10 - 5pm

#BHHSeries: Telemedicina: casos de éxito

En esta sesión de BHHSeries, hablamos del uso de la telemedicina y de la consulta médica virtual durante la pandemia del Covid-19. Expertos del sector nos explican cómo ha sido la adaptación por parte de profesionales y pacientes, la respuesta asistencial y las carencias que se han detectado, además de muchos otros aspectos.

June 3 - 5pm

#BHHSeries: Covid-19 - An International Perspective

In this episode of the #BHHSeries you can discover more about In this episode of the #BHHSeries 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. In this episode, we discuss with experts from 5 different continents how the situation had been handled in their respective countries and the lessons learned.

May 27 - 5pm

#BHHSeries: Can Digital Tools Impact and Accelerate Clinical Trials?

In this episode of the #BHHSeries 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. The whole world is now gearing into finding vaccine and treatments for the current coronavirus. But those process are usually complex, lengthy and expensive. In this new episode we discuss 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.

May 20 - 5pm

#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 week’s event is organized by Barcelona Health Hub & Community of Insurance, and moderated by Luis Badrinas, CEO at Barcelona Health Hub & Community of Insurance.

MAY 13 - 5pm

#BHHSeries: Digital Therapeutics: Expanding Access to Healthcare?

In this episode of the #BHHSeries 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 discuss 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. We discuss this topic with representatives of Flying Health, Zensei, Asabys Partners and Almirall.

MAY 5 - 5pm

#BHHSeries: Será la telemedicina la nueva normalidad? Casos de uso

In this episode of the #BHHSeries you can discover more about "Será la telemedicina la nueva normalidad? Casos de uso". We focus 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?

APRIL 29 - 5pm

#BHHSeries: Making Sense of Individuals' Health-related Data

In this episode of the #BHHSeries 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. Mobile phones, sensors and wearables are collecting data, whose analysis can help understand better a situation and take appropriate actions. This is especially relevant in a global pandemic and can bring valuable insights when there are lots of unknowns. In this episode, we talk about the power of data and the role citizens can play with concrete examples of data sharing during the Covid-19.

APRIL 22 - 5pm

#BHHSeries: Telemedicina: Consulta médica virtual y beneficios para los sistemas sanitarios

In this episode of the #BHHSeries you can discover more about "Telemedicina: Consulta médica virtual y beneficios para los sistemas sanitarios". Barcelona Health Hub and Esade Creapolis launch a study to demonstrate the potential of telemedicine to improve the Spanish health system. In this episode of BHHSeries we present the focus of the study and discuss the potential of telemedicine and the barriers to its widespread use in the Spanish public health system.

APRIL 14th - 7pm

#BHHSeries: Cómo la salud digital está ayudando a dar respuesta al Covid-19

In this episode of the #BHHSeries 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, discuss how digital health, innovation and scientific research have been mobilized to support the crisis caused by Covid-19 these last weeks. Not only in the health system, but in our daily life as well. You discover initiatives that have been launched in a very short time to respond to the current situation.

APRIL 8th - 5:30pm

#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 focus on mental health and the importance of staying mentally healthy during this difficult period of time. We discuss the impact of this extraordinary situation on each of us as well as tools available, from telemedicine to meditation.

April 1 - 4pm

#BHHSeries: The deployment and impact of telemedicine in the global pandemic

In this episode of the #BHHSeries you can discover more about "The deployment and impact of telemedicine in the global pandemic". The current situation we are experiencing with the coronavirus has turned telemedicine into a necessary path to consume healthcare, in order to avoid physical contact. In this episode we talk about the deployment of both video consultation and online chat, the benefits for patients and healthcare professionals and the impact on the actual crisis.

March 26th - 4pm

#BHHSeries: How can digital health solutions help in time of pandemics?

In this first episode of the #BHHSeries 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 present their solutions and discuss 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.

FEBRUARY 25th 2020 - 9am to 2pm

Digital Health Open Doors

12th December 2019

BHH Investors Day

BHH Members have the possibility to pitch for 4 minutes.
The session is followed by a brunch networking.
Limited slots available

3rd October 2019

Barcelona Health Hub Summit 2019

It will include 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.