Healthcare LivingLab Catalonia uses its member’s expertise to support the development of the projects and provide the required services.
Our LL’s financial sustainability is currently based on the FEDER Funds and the RIS3 Catalan and European Strategies, of which we are opting for as a LL unique project, which is backed by the City of Terrassa. Such funding will guarantee 50% of the budget of each and every project that comprises the first phase of the Health Care Innovation Lab. The global budget for this first phase is of 10 million Euros (50% from the European funding),
LEITAT promotes the implementation of industrial innovation strengthening modernization of the productive structures and the development of new high technology value products in many different sectors. LEITAT, from dynamism, provides flexible management in an “Open Innovation” as collaboration and cooperation driving force for technology transfer.
The three hospitals enable the LivingLab with an area of influence of more than 700.000 citizens, more than 10000 professionals including clinicians, nurses and hospital managers. Moreover, altogether they provide more than 26 Healthcare facilities.
Our LL is member of the European Network of Living Labs (ENOLL) that is an international non-profit association which aims to promote and enhance user-driven innovation ecosystems, more precise the Living Labs concept globally.