WHO ARE WE ?
The objective is to help the entrepreneurs to develop an early stage prototype by having access to dedicated prototyping room at the BLSI and with the support and advises of Covertim’s specific experts. Moreover lifetech.brussels will ensure a business support to your project and you will have the opportunity to join the MedTech Accelerator for specific collective coaching.
lifetech.brussels c/o hub.brussels
hub.brussels, through is specific healthcare cluster lifetech.brussels, is a public actor devoted to the Brussels entrepreneurial ecosystem. We target the healthcare sector with a specific focus on medical devices and digital health solutions.
The cluser offers a broad range of services, tools and programs : individual and collective coaching (MedTech Accelerator®), networking, internationalization, …
Regarding the MedTech Atelier, hub.brussels owns the dedicated equipement and will provide the business coaching.
Brussels Life Science Incubator (BLSI)
BLSI, created at the initiative of its two co-founders, the Brussels-Capital Region and the Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL), is the incubator dedicated to Brussels based companies active in life sciences. BLSI offers a dynamic ecosystem for entrepreneurs and researchers active in eHealth, medical technologies and biotechnology.
Regarding the MedTech Atelier, BLSI offers a fully garnished room where the prototyping equipment will be hosted. The co-working space is also a good opportunity to meet the ecosystem.
Covartim is a service provider offering consultancy, innovation, expertise and management with a specific focus on medical devices. est l’association du conseil, de l’innovation, de l’expertise et du management avec un focus spécifique dans le domaine des dispositifs médicaux. Covartim supports their customers throughout their engineering development cycle (prototyping, manufacturing and testing).
Regarding the MedTech Atelier, Covartim will provide support and coaching for the use of the prototyping equipement.
The MedTech Atelier is not only a room full of equipment but an entire support offer to your medtech prototype.
lifetech.brussels had the opportunity to acquire a full range of prototyping material dedicated to medical devices (and fully complementary to the existing fablab offer of the Region). Moreover the cluster has the pleasure to collaborate with the BLSI – Brussels Life Science Incubator, which will host the material and with Covartim, which has a recognized expertise in medical devices from the validation of ideas to marketing.
Participants in the MedTech Accelerator as well as start-ups, spin-offs and innovative SMEs in Brussels (or intending to) can benefit from this new prototyping service based on an application:
An action plan will be drawn up for the eligible projects, giving a privileged access to the prototyping room located at the BLSI with the technical support from the Covartim teams and business coaching from lifetech.brussels .
Any enthusiastic entrepreneur, established in Brussels, who is willing to take his/her MedTech project/startup to the next level with the help of dedicated mentors and experts.
BLSI – Brussels Life Science Incubator (MAP)
Complete the application form.
If you are eligible, a first meeting with liftech.brussels and Covartim will be planned to finetune the prototyping support.
Do not hesitate to send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org