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Companion Diagnostics Codex4SMEs Roadshow

Date: September 18th
Venue: Meyrick Hotel

The Interreg North-West Europe project Codex4SMEs (Companion diagnostics expedited for small and medium-sized enterprises) aims at improving healthcare by the enhanced adoption of Personalised Medicine. The objective is to establish a network, which supports SMEs along the value chain of companion diagnostics development. http://www.nweurope.eu/projects/project-search/codex4smes-companion-diagnostics-expedited-for-smes/

You are invited by WestBIC, CÚRAM and their European partners to the Codex4SMEs Roadshow at 10.45am on Tuesday, 18th September 2018 at Hotel Meyrick, Galway where you can:

  • Meet the 9 European partners involved in the Codex4SMEs project.
  • Discover the supports that this project can bring to your SME.
  • Hear from SMEs operating in companion diagnostics field.
  • Listen to companion diagnostics experts.
  • Find out what larger pharmaceutical companies are developing.
  • Hear how the new regulations will affect Companion Diagnostic SMEs.
  • Discover how to access finance for your SME.

The partner organisations are:

  • from Germany, BioRegio STERN Management GmbH, Stuttgart, the lead partner
  • from Ireland, the organisations involved are WestBIC (EU Business and Innovation Centre for Irelands Northern and Western Region) and CÚRAM (the Science Foundation Ireland Centre for Research in Medical Devices at NUI Galway),
  • from England, the University of Leicester, with Medilink Midlands as a regional sub-partner,
  • from France, the Medicen Paris Region cluster,
  • from the Netherlands, BOM Holding BV (technology funding body Brabantse Ontwik-kelings Maatschappij) and the Innovation Quarter, with a regional sub-partner,
  • from Luxembourg, the Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg – IBBL, and
  • from Austria, the Biobank Graz at the Medical University of Graz.

Registration and further information at: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/companion-diagnostics-codex4smes-roadshow-tickets-49342218905

Organisers: WestBIC and CÚRAM

WestBIC: WestBIC is an EU Business & Innovation Centre operating in the Northern and Western Region of Ireland. WestBIC is an EU BIC and is Quality Accredited with the European Business and Innovation Centre Network (EBN). WestBIC accelerates start-ups and SMEs in many different sectors including med-tech and pharma sector.

CÚRAM: CÚRAM is a national centre funded through Science Foundation Ireland. While led by National University of Ireland Galway, CÚRAM’s academic partners include UCD, UCC, TCD, UL and RCSI.  CÚRAM aims to create a sustainable future for the Medtech sector in Ireland and train the next generation of world class Medtech scientists and entrepreneurs.‌‌