Beginner's Mind

#48: Kurt Höller & Joy Cürten EIT - Health & The International Healthtech Revolution

September 25, 2021 Season 2 Episode 17
Beginner's Mind
#48: Kurt Höller & Joy Cürten EIT - Health & The International Healthtech Revolution
Show Notes

Here is my conversation with Kurt Höller and Joy Cürten from EIT Health about the health tech revolution in Europe and the Rest of the World.

Episode Links:
Article to the Episode: https://lsg2g.substack.com/p/eit-health-and-the-international-514
Youtube:  https://youtu.be/OnQrvbgcO8Y
Kurt Höller: https://www.linkedin.com/in/hoeller/
Joy Cürten: https://www.linkedin.com/in/joy-c%C3%BCrten-a8977241/
EIT Health: https://www.linkedin.com/company/eithealth/

Podcast Links:
Podcast Website: https://www.lifescienceget2gether.com/
Community Partner: https://linktr.ee/lsg2g
Christian Soschner: https://linktr.ee/soschner
LSG2G Twitter: https://twitter.com/LGet2gether
LSG2G Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/life-science-get2gether
Podcast Episodes: https://pod.link/1493847125
Episodes on YouTube:  https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLlZfrwd6iXrQ3LIANISUpP22seS2CsCEV

Timestamps:
For those who want to listen to specific parts of the episode, here are the timestamps:

00:00 Opening Christian Soschner
04:19 Introduction Joy Cürten
08:47 Introduction Kurt Höller
15:08 How Much Funding is Needed to Start an Initiative Like EIT Health
16:12 The Early Days of EIT Health
19:31 How Does EIT Operate?
21:05 Initiatives at EIT Health
26:33 Classification of Healthtech Companies
32:53 How did the pandemic shape the health tech sector in Europe?
50:00 Cultural Differences Between Entrepreneurship in the US and Europe
58:40 Development of Open Innovation and Communication in Europe
01:08:00 How the Pandemic changed the European Landscape
01:15:00 What Policy Changes Would Help the European Healthtech Sector?
01.21:00 EIC, EIT, and EIF – How The Institutions Work Together with Corporate Investors and VCs

Referenced in the show:
Sachs Forum Basel 2021: https://www.sachsforum.com/21bef-about.html
Weltmarktführer Innovation Day 2021: https://www.weltmarktfuehrer-innovationday.de/, https://www.fau.de/innovator-of-tomorrow-award/
e-Health Investment Forum 2021 https://echalliance.com/event/bhh-is-calling-startups-working-on-ai-in-healthcare/
EHC Digital Health Semifinal 2021 https://eithealth.eventscase.com/EN/catapult_semifinals20214yFN 2022, https://www.4yfn.com/
MedtecLIVE 2022 https://www.medteclive.com/en/exhibitors/participation/start-ups
EIT Health Summit 2022 https://eithealth.eu/event/save-the-date-eit-health-summit-2022/

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