November 2017
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November was marked by several events in France (Nosocomial Infections Day, Nutrition and Health Convention) as well as at the international level (BioEurope Fall, Medica, Léman Match Making) which allowed our members to exchange ideas about topics of interest and to meet future partners.

In December, investors and entrepreneurs will meet at the 9th edition of the Private Inv€stments Day which aims to help companies seeking private funds. This event will be the last one of the year 2017 : a rich and busy year in terms of animation !

Cluster's life

 Positive Feedback from BIO Europe 2017 in BerlinOnce again, Lyonbiopole and its members were well represented at the business partnering event BIO Europe Fall. Lyonbiopole was leading a delegation of 12 SMEs thanks to its International Development Plan, funded by the Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region, and mixed in the whole regional delegation of more than 20 companies. Additionally, Lyonbiopole and its partners involved in the bioXclusters PLUS project were holding a « Global Gateways » session. It aimed to promote the project's results to support International development dedicated to healthcare companies and the related partnership agreements signed with Adelaide, Osaka and Toronto regions. [...]
 MEDICALyonbiopole was a partner of the regional mission driven by I-Care cluster during MEDICA trade fair which took place in Düsseldorf. The regional delegation was composed of 6 companies, including Lyonbiopole’s members: EDAP-TMS and NeoMedLight. MEDICA is a worldwide medical trade fair which attracts more than 5,100 exhibitors from 70 countries. MEDICA and COMPAMED (trade fair for the supplier market for the medical technology industry) gathered a total of 123,500 professional visitors from 130 different countries. It provides a unique opportunity to identify latest innovative technologies, distributors and potential partners, from start-up to large companies. [...]
 Success of the Nosocomial Infections DayFor 9 years, Lyonbiopole has been committed to fostering innovations against nosocomial infections and bacterial resistance, a major public health issue. For its 9th edition, the Nosocomial Infections Day, co-organized with the Finovi Foundation, took place on 14 November in Lyon. With nearly a hundred participants, this event highlighted scientific advances and technological developments made in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region by academic, industrial and hospital experts to strengthen the fight against these infections. [...]
 LEMAN BUSINESS MATCHMAKINGThis Biotech and Medtech Franco-Swiss business event coorganized with the ULCC (Lémanique Union of Chambers of Commerce) was held in Lausanne. With nearly 160 participants, it has enabled French and Swiss companies to exchange on cross-border topics such as e-health, open innovation, fundraising, CE marking and customs during the 180 BtoB meetings that took place. The success of this meeting showed the common will to bring together the 2 health ecosystems. [...]

Our member's news

 New membersFasTeesH is a French start up based in Lyon which is developing an innovative device able to clean the teeth effectively and easily in only 10 seconds, dedicated to elderly persons. Lack of proper dental hygiene has disastrous consequences for elderly people because of dental plaque and tartar due to their limited dexterity. This easy to use device, developed together with dentists and geriatric doctors, cleans simultaneously all the teeth. [...]
 Focus onAfter three years of development, Mathym has commenced the commercialization of its first innovative nano-dispersion, a best-in-class radiopacifier called filyxio®. [...]
 November 8th, 2017Valneva Signs $39.6 Million IXIARO® Supply Contract with US Government November 28th, 2017SIGNA THERAPEUTICS ANNOUNCES ACHIEVEMENT OF CORPORATE MILESTONES November 29th, 2017CALIXAR and ASTRAZENECA to publish New Insight on KCC2 architecture and function
 November 29th, 2017EVEON and JBT HubUp announce a unique partnership agreement

Save the date

 SAVE THE DATE : Probiotic Day
February 6th, 2018
  • Immunotherapies for Infectious Diseases (I4ID2017)
    Décember 11th, 2017
  • Bio Europe Spring 2018
    March 12th, 2018

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  • SME Instrument (phase 2)
    Before January 10th, 2018
  • H2020 Nanotechnologies, Advanced Materials, Biotechnology and Advanced Manufacturing and Processing
    Before January 23th, 2018
  • SME Instrument (phase 1)
    Before February 8th, 2018
  • H2020 Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine, maritime and inland water research and the bioeconomy
    Before February 13th, 2018
  • Fast Track to Innovation (FTI)
    Before February 21th, 2018
  • H2020 Future and Emerging Technologies – FETPROACT
    Before March 22th, 2018
  • H2020 Information and Communication Technologies
    Before April 17th, 2018
  • H2020 Health / Call – Better Health and care, economic growth and sustainable health systems
    Before April 18th, 2018
  • H2020 Health / Call – Trusted digital solutions and Cybersecurity in Health and Care
    Before April 24th, 2018
  • H2020 Health / Call – Digital transformation in Health and Care
    Before April 24th, 2018
  • Around our themes

    November 30th, 2017
  • Webinars on EU funding programmes dedicated to SMEs
    Décember 7th, 2017
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