If you're interested in health tech/medtech, the first thing you should do is check out our recent coverage of this exciting vertical as we've partnered with Bayer G4A to focus our editorial efforts on it for an entire month.
But reading and listening only takes you so far. Sometimes, you need to be physically present to meet, learn from, and get inspired by the healthcare sector's vast amount of experts and its up-and-coming startup entrepreneurs and investors.
Below, please find a curated selection of European health tech events happening in the next six months (feel free to get in touch if we've missed any major ones):
HIMSS and Health 2.0 Conference and Exhibition (11-13 June / Helsinki, Finland)
European Health Management Association - Annual Conference (17-19 June / Helsinki, Finland)
FT Digital Health Summit (18 June / Berlin, Germany)
MedTech Summit (17-21 June / Brussels, Belgium)
TechTour Healthtech Summit (24-26 June / Lausanne, Switzerland)
Digital Healthcare Show (26-27 June / London, UK)
Pharma AI & IoT Conference (10-11 July / London, UK)
MedInfo Congress of Medical and Health Informatics (25-30 August / Lyon, France)
The 5th Conference on Digital Health (5 September / Antwerp, Belgium)
Intelligent Health summit (11-12 September / Basel, Switzerland)
European Biotech Week (23 – 29 September / various places across Europe)
Medical Technology Ireland (25-26 September / Galway, Ireland)
EGKM2019 / European Health Congress (26-27 September / Munich, Germany)
European Forum for Industrial Biotechnology & the Bioeconomy (EFIB) annual forum (30 September-2 October / Brussels, Belgium)
Healthcare Excellence Through Technology (1-2 October / London, UK)
European Health Forum (2-4 October / Bad Gastein, Austria)
XPOMET Medicinale (10-12 October / Berlin, Germany)
Global Innovation and New Technology (GIANT) Health Event (15-16 October / London, UK)
Hospital Concepts (24-25 October / Berlin, Germany)
World Health Summit (27-29 October / Berlin, Germany)
Digital Health Conference (November / Berlin, Germany)
Frontiers Health (13-15 November / Berlin, Germany)
Medica - World Forum for Medicine (18-21 November / Düsseldorf, Germany)
WHINN - Week of Health and Innovation (19-21 November / Odense, Denmark)
European Public Health (EPH) Conference (20-23 November / Marseille, France)
E-Health Forum (21-22 November / Vienna, Austria)
Inspire Healthcare Event (7 December / Antwerp, Belgium)
Also check out our calendar for the best/biggest tech events happening across Europe.
ICYMI: Throughout May, tech.eu is focused on surfacing interesting stories, startups and people from the health/medtech industry, powered by Bayer G4A. With this program, the health industry giant aims to establish long-term partnerships with interesting digital health startups.