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MEDical TECHnology towards the Third Millennium

Project information

Grant agreement ID: IPS-1999-950089

  • Start date

    1 January 2001

  • End date

    31 December 2002

Funded under:

FP5-INNOVATION-SME

  • Overall budget:

    € 774 421

  • EU contribution

    € 387 211

Coordinated by:

Drs. Jos VAN MAASACKER

Netherlands

Objective

The MEDTECH project will be targeted at involving SMEs in 6 European countries (the Netherlands, France, Italy, Austria, Greece and Israel) to consider medical technology transfer and development opportunities. As SMEs play a significant role in the European economy but at the same time they are often week and fully exploiting the results potential and the available technology solutions, the SMEs need therefore adequate targeted technical support.

MEDTECH aims:
1) To analyse technological problems of the SME' s;
2) Creation of awareness;
3) To carry out technical needs assessments;
4) Partner search;
5) Project financing;
6) Market evolution alert.

The consortium is a well-balanced consortium of consulting firms and national contact points in 6 countries. The overall objective is to involve SMEs, active in the area of medical technology in the Fifth Framework Programme.

Coordinator

Drs. Jos VAN MAASACKER

Address

Hazenweg 61
7556 Bm Hengelo

Netherlands

Participants (8)

AGENZIA PER LA PROMOZIONE DELLA RICERCA-APRE

Italy

Atlantis Consulting

Greece

BUREAU FOR INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY COOPERATION

Austria

ESSOR EUROPE

France

EURO-CONSULTANTS (ISRAEL) LTD.

Israel

ISRAELI INDUSTRY CENTRE FOR R&D

Israel

PNO HENGELO B.V.

Netherlands

SENTER

Netherlands

Project information

Grant agreement ID: IPS-1999-950089

  • Start date

    1 January 2001

  • End date

    31 December 2002

Funded under:

FP5-INNOVATION-SME

  • Overall budget:

    € 774 421

  • EU contribution

    € 387 211

Coordinated by:

Drs. Jos VAN MAASACKER

Netherlands