April 2019
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In April ... Lyonbiopole puts innovation at the heart of its activities like during the event "The use of AI to accelerate the development of Immunotherapies" or during the day dedicated to "The microbiome revolution in vaccines, antimicrobials and diagnostics".


Lyonbiopole’s members, your association is counting on you for its next General Assembly on May 21, 2019. Please, register by the "NEXT" or the dedicated mailings.


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Cluster's life

 MEDI'NOV 2019: LYONBIOPOLE PRESENTS ITS REGIONAL FORCES AND THE EUROPEAN S3MARTMED PROJECTLyon hosted Medi’nov 7th edition, the major Medtech event organized by First Connection in partnership with Lyonbiopole. Medi’Nov key figures: +100 exhibitors, 700 attendees, 25 conferences and 1 pitch session with 8 presentations of innovative start-ups. The Kejako company, member of Lyonbiopole was awarded “Most innovative start-up” thanks to the public vote! S3martMed project was also spotlighted thanks to a dedicated booth with the presence of its partners (Lyonbiopole / Biowin / Wallonia, BioPmed / Piedmont, GAPR - Medsilesia / Upper Silesia and BioRegio STERN / Baden Württemberg). […]
 A Day @BIOASTER Lyonbiopole was partner of "A Day @BIOASTER", an event focused on Nutrition-Health. 80 academic, SME and industrial participants from various sectors exchanged views on the central theme "The Microbiome revolution in Vaccines, Antimicrobials and Diagnostics: what are we waiting for?".
  DATA SECURITY, A CHALLENGE FOR DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IN HEALTHIn partnership with Jaguar Network and Adocia, Lyonbiopole invited 50 companies to discover data security challenges. Presentations and experience sharing from Adocia addressed regulation as well as practical topics regarding digital transformation they are facing. This event was also the opportunity to visit Jaguar Network Datacenter, the largest one in Lyon.
  American pitcher!Lyonbiopole partnered with Lingo Facto to form 10 SME members on the "American-style pitch" for their participation in international fairs. This coaching allowed the participants to reinforce their communication skills and to define a striking pitch, thanks to the advice of an American expert in public speaking. The business culture in the United States has been developed throughout the training.
  Artificial intelligence and development of immunotherapies dayLyonbiopole and Mabdesign co-organized a day dedicated to artificial intelligence that accelerate the development of Immunotherapies. This event brings together more than 70 actors in Artificial Intelligence in the field of health, large groups developing immunotherapies that use these approaches, as well as academic laboratories, start-ups and biotechs that develop the latest innovations. The event highlighted the place of AI tools from the discovery phases of immunotherapy candidates to their use in clinical trials. The program included 80 business appointments.
 SIDOAs part of SIDO, Lyonbiopole was partner of the Health Track and hosted in this context a plenary session on artificial intelligence for diagnosis and new therapies. SIDO combines IoT, AI & Robotics. An unprecedented response to the new technological and organizational challenges that are now faced by industrial and service companies. From bricks to solutions, SIDO drives innovation and federates 3 convergent ecosystems for connected, autonomous and ever smarter projects. Listen to conferences dedicated to health. […]
  PANORAMA FRANCE HEALTHTECHFrance Biotech presented to 38 Lyonbiopole members the Panorama HealthTech 2018 study, a reference study conducted among 365 companies in the HealthTech sector in France. After the Panorama presentation, the participants discovered the results of France Biotech's exclusive survey on Technology Transfer in France and ways to improve partnerships between Public Research and innovative companies.

Our member's news

 New membersOrexial, develops and supplies innov&ative software solutions targeting better efficiency for nutrition and catering in care services. The company offers different solutions : Care Advisors, Linq’Eat, Le Baromčtre Orexial. […]
 Focus onThe European Commission has awarded NeoMedLight a €2.4M grant under the H2020 SME program. This grant is intended to fund innovation, clinical research and market access for a therapeutic solution for patients with mucositis and radio / chemo dermatitis induced during the treatment of their cancer. [...]
 Focus onNH TherAguix announces the closing of its €13 million Series A round led by Bpifrance, through its InnoBio 2 fund, making its first investment, alongside Supernova Invest, a previous investor, and Omnes and Arbevel, new entrants. […]
 April 1st, 2019Poxel Initiates Phase 2a Program for PXL770, a Direct AMPK Activator for the Treatment of NASH April 9th, 2019MaaT Pharma Announces Second Positive DSMB Safety Assessment of Phase II HERACLES Study in Acute GvHD April 9th, 2019Adocia announces positive topline results for the first clinical study of ADO09
 April 16th, 2019Microlight3D acquires Smart Force Technologies to add 2D capabilities to its micro-scale 3D-printing systems April 26th, 2019Theranexus announces issuance of chinese patent covering its drug candidate THN102 April 29th, 2019Calixar signs exclusive licensing agreement with Regeneron on undisclosed therapeutic target
 April 29th, 2019Artificial intelligence: Univ. Grenoble Alpes selected to host a 3IA institute

Save the date

 Lyonbiopole General Assembly
May 21th, 2019
Clinical Innovation Day 2019
June 27th, 2019
Save the date : Partnering Day 2019
October 15th, 2019
  • Knowledge for growth by Flanders BIO
    May 9th, 2019
  • Forum 5i
    May 15th, 2019
  • 7th Antibody Industrial Symposium 2019
    June 24th, 2019
  • AFSSI Connexions 2019
    July 2nd, 2019
  • Medinfo
    August 26th, 2019
  • MEDICA 2019
    November 18th, 2019

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    Calls for projects



  • IMI Calls 18 & 19 – Draft topics
    Continuous call
  • SME Instrument (phase 1)
    Before May 7th, 2019
  • Fast Track to Innovation (FTI)
    Before May 23th, 2019
  • SME Instrument (phase 2)
    Before June 5th, 2019
  • FET Proactive: emerging paradigms and communities
    Before September 3th, 2019
  • Eurostars programme
    Before September 12th, 2019
  • Around our themes

  • Knowledge for growth - by Flanders BIO
    May 9th, 2019
  • 3rd International Worshop on Human Endogenous Retroviruses & Diseases
    November 5th, 2019
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