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Lyobiopole partner of Medi’Nov

The 3rd edition of Medi' Nov event took place on April 8th and 9th in Grenoble and gathered155 companies: 80 contractors and 75 providers. During two days, this agreement gave place to 1 700 business meeting, 15 thematic conferences and a Round Table on " The relations and the partnerships between Big Groups, SME and Start-up: how the sector of equipments and medical devices is structured? ".Furthermore, an exhibition area allowed SME to introduce new contacts with French and European strategic partners.


Within the context of this event Minalogic and Lyonbiopôle joined to organize a session of presentations flash of a technology or a product / service in front of a panel of 40 companies. Four members of Lyonbiopôle tried this exercise. It deals with ETHERA, VOXCAN, Cartimage Medical, Dexterité Surgical.


 According to Thomas Chuzel, Regulatory Affairs Manager of VOXCAN: “The pitch session gave us the possibility of making ourselves visible. Medi' Nov allowed us to meet contractors of the industry of the DM to present our services and establish business connections”.


Benoît Vettier, CEO of Cartimage Medical also eferred to his remark : " As fresh out of University start-up, Medi' Nov allowed us to meet subcontractors and potential suppliers who could accompany us on our prototypes and our pre-series, then beyond in the industrialization of the plan, in line with standards of the DM. " He concludes " this type  of event, organized just next to our headquarters, allows us to meet these industrialists at a lower cost, what is essential for a start-up limited in financial and human means. Grenoble is an ideal choice due to its density in SMEof Med Techs ".


Four members of Minalogic: Chronocam, STIPlastics, Bespoon and Alpwise also pitched for this  occasion.

During the closing cocktail , a prize of the innovation was awarded to Chronocam*.


For Luca Verre, CEO of Chronocam " The collaboration between Lyonbiopôle and Minalogic on Med Tech events such as Medi' Nov is very interesting for a company as ours. Indeed, as a technological actor, the health is an exit market very promising. Presenting our technology within 5 minutes to order givers of contractors and potential partners represented an interesting challenge that we are happy to have managed  ".


* Chronocam works on the conception of an innovative system of vision which replies the mechanisms of acquisition of the retina and the human brain