• News & Events

RECENT NEWS

10/08/2022 Medical Valley Solutions, Convergence Partners and Siemens Healthineers are establishing a joint China landing hub at Shanghai Zhangjiang Park

On August 3 an official signing ceremony took place at the Siemens Healthineers Innovation Center at Zhangjiang Park in Shanghai and at the Medical Valley Center in Erlangen to launch a comprehensive EU China cross-border acceleration program for European healthcare innovators. Medical Valley Solutions, Convergence Partners and Siemens Healthineers will collaborate with Zhangjiang Group to offer a wide range of landing and scale-up services including access to the state-of-the-art labs and resources at the Siemens Healthineers Innovation Center in Shanghai.

The signing of the LoI symbolizes the start of a strategic cooperation that intends to establish a SinoEuropean cross-border cooperation platform to enable a fruitful exchange between European and Chinese MedTech startups, identify game-changing HealthTech startups and establish a highly efficient network to realize cutting-edge know-how transfer and therefore innovations that will shape the future of healthcare.

04/12/2022 Medical Valley EMN & Volitan Global partner to boost startups

The two healthcare innovation experts Medical Valley EMN and Volitan Global strengthen their existing inbound- and outbound activities through a strategic partnership. The aim is to offer companies access to international markets and to provide them with an excellent network as well as profound expertise.

Since both companies are part of outstanding eco-systems, the decision to start a strategic partnership came naturally, says Irem Eren, Business Development Manager of Volitan Global: “The founder of Volitan Global, Ufuk Eren has great experience with German speaking countries and has a long-standing relationship with Germany. Medical Valley being the go-to company in digital health and medical technologies in Europe has the most know-how in their field. Germany is the leading country in Europe and the world in digital health with their DIGA project which makes Germany a crucial market for start-ups in regions that Volitan Global represents (Turkey, GCC region, USA exc.). Medical Valley and Volitan Global have complementary visions and missions on globalization and their perspectives on the health market which is why Volitan Global has decided to further invest in this partnership.”

Read the full press release

Check out the joint services

06/18/2021 Medical Valley GmbH donates 100,000 surgical masks to Sozialstiftung Bamberg

Since the outbreak of the Covid pandemic in spring 2020, Medical Valley GmbH has been supplying healthcare and nursing service providers and industrial companies with urgently needed protective items. Now, Medical Valley GmbH donated 100,000 surgical masks to its long-time network partner Sozialstiftung Bamberg, one of the largest health and social service providers in Bavaria.

The donation is also intended to help ensure the security of supply for the regional healthcare system in the event of a fourth wave. “The safety of our employees, patients and visitors is a top priority at Sozialstiftung Bamberg. The mask donation from Medical Valley GmbH supports us in ensuring the local security of supply,” says Xaver Frauenknecht MBA, Chairman of the Executive Board at Sozialstiftung Bamberg.

Dr. Martin Reimer, General Manager at Medical Valley GmbH – commercial platform of the Bavarian healthcare cluster Medical Valley EMN e. V. –, presented the masks to Sozialstiftung Bamberg. “I am very pleased that we as a Bavarian healthcare cluster can make a significant contribution to pandemic containment in these difficult times and we will be happy to continue doing so in the coming weeks and months.” In addition to protective masks, surgical gowns that are impermeable to viral penetration, and disinfectants, it was in particular rapid antigen tests that were made available to the northern Bavarian region by Medical Valley GmbH in recent months.

06/09/2020 Cooperation between Medical Valley and Convergence Partners accelerates market access to Asia and the US

Medical Valley launches a cooperation with the Swiss investment company Convergence Partners. Its aim is to support European companies in gaining international market access – fast, efficiently, and successfully. The main target markets are China, Southeast-Asia and the US.

The road to market access abroad can be rocky and requires not only a detailed strategy and substantiated know-how, but also knowledge of country-specific particularities and cultural differences. However, there is a possibility to make this road less burdensome: For years, Medical Valley has been offering various support programmes for start-ups and SMEs to facilitate market access to the US, China, or Brazil. To improve these service offers, the Swiss investment company Convergence Partners has become a strategic partner.

Read the full text

06/08/2020 Medical Valley Solutions Provide Protective Suits and Coats

Protective suits and coats are now provided by Medical Valley Solutions. The Free State of Bavaria has already received 185.000 suits. These are mainly used in clinics. We would like to point out that clinics and further interested parties can also get in contact with Medical Valley Solutions directly.

Contact Dr. Martin Reimer:
Phone +49 9131-91617-50 | Mobile +49 1520-6124306
E-Mail martin.reimer@medical-valley-solutions.de

Additionaly, the webshop of FATH GmbH and Medical Valley Solutions still offers a broad portfolio of medical face protection and FFP2-masks. The protection gear is of course certified (according to MPG- and PSA-guidelines) and can be delivered immediately and free of shipping and handling.

Go to webshop

12/01/2019 Visit at the RSNA, Chicago

Medical Valley GmbH visited AB-CT at their booth at the RSNA in Chicago. We are very proud that our partners were part of the biggest radiology trade show worldwide and presented innovations from Medical Valley. We are looking forward to witness the development of further great ideas and are confident that the attraction of the Medical Valley Region will increase continuously and play an important role in the international market.

10/16/2019 Award Ceremony of the 2019 Sino-Europe Innovation Week of Health Technology

Medical Valley Member AB-CT was awarded for its Avanced Breast-CT and won the 1st place of the Sino-Europe Roadshow-Event. The prize was accepted by Dr. Martin Reimer from Medical Valley, and can also be seen as great confirmation of Medical Valley’s support for AB-CT regarding their market strategy for Asia.

10/16/19 Signing of MoU during the 2019 Sino-Europe Innovation Week of Health Technology

To kick-start their business in China, our Medical Valley members MoioCare and CardiLink signed a Memorandum of Understanding. The Sino-Europe Roadshow took place in Shanghai and Nanjing, and aims to create access for foreign countries to the Chinese market as well as to gain important insights and to strenghten existing cooperations.

06/13/2019 MoU with Taiwan Institue of Economic Research (TIER)

To enhance the access to the Taiwanese healthcare market for German companies and to build up a further bridgehead to Greater China Medical Valley Solutions signed a Memorandum of Understanding of Cooperation with Taiwan Institue of Economic Research (TIER). To establish a solid business bridge between Taiwan and Germany in the field of healthcare both parties agreed to work together on selected projects and topics and to bring their companies, know-how and networks to each other.

06/10-12/19 Global Health Forum of Boao Forum for Asia

Medical Valley took part in the first session of the Global Health Forum of Boao Forum for Asia. Delegates from 55 countries and regions gathered in Qingdao to share ideas and experiences regarding topics such as ” Universal Health Coverage”, “Innovation” and “Health in all Policies”, which concern people all around the world.

05/22/19 Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Signing between Medical Valley and Singapore Medtech Consortium of Cooperation

To improve the market access possibilities for German medtech companies to the ASEAN region Medical Valley Solutions signed a Memorandum of Understanding of Cooperation with Singapore Medtech Consortium during MedtecLIVE on 22.05.2019. This signing has to be seen as a first important milestone to foster the medtech technology transfer between Germany and Singapore as springboard for the whole Asian-Pacific region. The main target for the upcoming future will be the establishment of a solid business bridge between Singapore and Germany in the field of healthcare.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Asia Summit on Global Health

November 10 – 2022 – 09:00 till November 11 – 2022 17:00
1 Expo Dr, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, China