European Health-Tech Innovation Week™ 2021 Barcelona

Barcelona - 21st of May, 2021

Who is this for? 

This one day Hybrid event in a series of five is for any one whose business is Health-Tech and Innovation. Witness the best in Healthcare, Technology and Innovation in Barcelona and the greater Catalonian region.

Why Barcelona? 

GIANT Health exists to support and champion leading healthcare tech innovators. 

  • The purpose of the event is to champion the Barcelona region. 

  • To bring commercial benefits to the healthcare tech companies in the greater Catalonian area. 

  • To champion the world-class healthcare providers, and their innovation programmes, to a global audience to stimulate inbound investment and additional global corporate sponsorship and more.

  • To enable the Catalonian region to showcase all of its capabilities and capacity, in order to attract foreign investment from foreign healthcare companies, to use Barcelona as their headquarters for their Spanish operations.

Expected audience

Includes, but not limited to:

  • Biotech and Pharma companies (all sizes)

  • Investors

  • Healthcare tech sector Startups and SME’s looking for investment

  • Spanish Companies looking to export

  • International Companies looking to import into Spain

  • Companies working with AI

  • Healthcare workers focused on innovation (clinicians, procurement etc.)

  • M&A Executives 

What to expect from the day:

  1. Inbound Trade Mission -  Here to help international companies to engage with the Spanish healthcare system. 

  2. Pitching to Investors track - connecting businesses looking for investment with investors

  3. Focused module on the pandemic and public health in Barcelona

  4. Discussions covering Artificial Intelligence, Immersive tech, Digital transformation and Telehealth

  5. Giant sponsored Awards program Spain


Conference Agenda - Subject to Change 

09:00 - 09:30

Welcome from GIANT Chairman, Prof. Shafi Ahmed, Surgeon, Global Ambassador for Healthcare and Vodafone business Ambassador and Welcome from Mayor of Barcelona TBC


09:30 - 10:00 

Module focused on global health, covid19 & public health in Spain 


10:00 - 11:00

Inbound Trade Mission - How to successfully sell into the Catalonian Market


11:00 - 12:00

Module led by Hospital c-suite decision makers in Paediatric Medicine


12:00 - 12:30

Networking break 


12:30 - 13:30

Startups Pitching to Investors 


13:30 - 14:30

SMEs Pitching to Investors 


14:30 - 15:30

Digital Transformation through AI - Digitalising clinical trials


15:30 - 17:00

Digital Therapeutics - how should “traditional pharma” work with DTx startups, how do you design clinical trials for a DTx solution?


17:00 - 18:00

Awards program Spain & Closing remarks


All times are in CET



All events will strictly abide by local government regulations and recommendations in order to enable organised industry gatherings to take place safely.