News

Catch up on our network’s latest news and activities.

November 2019

Visit the network “ProSafeMed” at the bionection 2020 in Leipzig

The international ZIM cooperation network “ProSafeMed” presents itself with a stand at the bionection in Leipzig from 26 to 27 February 2020. The bionection is the Central German industry meeting for biotechnology and medical technology.

https://www.bionection.com/en

August 2019

ProSafeMed: Second phase of ZIM funding approved

After successful 14 months, the international ZIM cooperation network “ProSafeMed” will be funded by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy for a further two years. The medical technology network consists of German and Polish companies as well as research institutions.

The main focus in Phase 2 is on the generation of innovative project ideas and their implementation. After all, the aim is to establish the international network on a long-term basis and to create conditions for the network partners to be able to continue their projects without public funding .

June 2019

ProSafeMed looks back on successful Phase 1

The international ZIM cooperation network “ProSafeMed – for safe medical devices and procedures” can look back on a successful first funding phase. Five research and development projects with 10 cooperation partners have already been initiated and applied for within the last 14 months. Further project ideas and concrete project plans will be examined and implemented in the following second phase. The network partners will be intensively supported by the network management – AGIL GmbH Leipzig. ZIM cooperation networks are supported by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy.

April 2019

The countdown has started – Visit us at MedtecLIVE 2019 in Nuremberg, Germany

The international ZIM cooperation network “ProSafeMed – for safe medical devices and procedures” will be presenting itself from 21 to 23 May 2019 at MedtecLIVE in Nuremberg in Hall 10.0 – Stand 622. 16 German companies, four research institutes and four Polish companies have joined forces in 2018 to combine synergies and experience and to jointly develop new medical devices and treatment methods.

The network brings together expertise in areas such as ultrasound and clean room technology, medical software solutions/ICT, polymer processing, medical suction, computer-aided test and training equipment for applications in rehabilitation and occupational medicine, measuring systems, medical and orthopaedic aids, surface finishing, clinical studies, medical cycle diagnostics and technology-related services.

With the technical-innovative medical products and treatment methods, better diagnoses and individualized therapies are to be made possible, which at the same time have few side effects and are safe for patients and users. With Poland as partner country of the network, the German-Polish research and development cooperations are to be strengthened and accompanied accordingly. ZIM cooperation networks are financed by the Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi).

February 2019

Gromke Hörzentrum and audiosus GmbH strengthen the international ZIM cooperation network “ProSafeMed”.

The international ZIM cooperation network “ProSafeMed – For safe medical devices and procedures” strengthens its innovation competence! With the two new network partners Gromke Hörzentrum and audiosus GmbH, know-how and experience in the field of hearing aid systems could be gained. Together with the 18 other companies and four research institutes, product and process innovations in the field of medical technology are to be initiated and implemented over the next few years. AGIL GmbH Leipzig is in charge of the ZIM cooperation network, which is supported by the Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy.

January 2019

The international ZIM cooperation network ProSafeMed will present itself at MedtecLIVE in Nuremberg from 21 to 23 May 2019.

Further information will follow shortly.

October 2018

International ZIM cooperation network “ProSafeMed” presents itself at the bionection

The international ZIM cooperation network “ProSafeMed – For safe medical products and procedures” will present itself at this year’s bionection in Dresden. On October 24, 2018, Tobias Espig, an experienced network manager, will present the goals and partners of the network in the panel “Cooperation Offers” and will be available for questions and answers.

Program: https://www.bionection.com/programm