The German Market seminar for Health & Care Technologies, Oulu

Are your products right for the German market? Is your company ready to enter the German market? Join this event and get the insights you need to make a first GO or NO-GO decision.

Time: 28 February 2019, 9:00 -12:30
Place: Scandic Oulu City, Oulu (Saaristonkatu 4, meeting room Kamarineuvos)

Target group: companies that are interested in or seeking clarification about the German market for digital, health and care technologies.

This event is free of charge and it will be held in English

Rising costs for health care and growing number of senior citizens push the German community. 11.3% of Germany’s GDP, equivalent to EUR 4,330 per citizen, is now spent on health and social care. This figure is increasing. This calls for new reforms and assisting technologies that improve the efficiency and human resource empowerment.

This seminar gives you important information about the German market for health and care technology, and enables you to make the first GO or NO-GO decision about entering the German market. You will gain insight into the structure of the German healthcare system, the regulatory processes and the reimbursement system. German market experts in health and care will provide you with information that enables you to qualify the prospects of taking your product(s) to the German market.

The German health and social care sector is rapidly transforming due to demographic changes and a series of reforms that are being implemented these years. The seminar gives you insights into the new trends and potentials, and you will learn how the changes will affect the opportunities for Nordic healthcare and care technologies on the German market.

You will get answers to the following questions:

  • What is the structure of the German healthcare sector?
  • What are the challenges in the German health and social care system?
  • How open is the German care market for health technologies?
  • What kind of solutions has the greatest potential?
  • What are the trends in the German healthcare market?
  • What is the reimbursement model in Germany?
  • What do you need to consider before entering the German market?

The seminar is delivered by five Nordic health and care tech clusters that have joined forces to bring Nordic health and care innovations to Germany, under the initiative Danish Health & Care 4.0. I collaboration with the German cluster Gesundheitswirtshaft Hannover. This cluster has members from hospitals, nursing homes, homecare-providers, healthcare insurance companies, and AT suppliers. The Nordic clusters address the acute lack of care professionals in the German healthcare system and introduce Nordic solutions. Step-by-step Nordic companies are offered insights and clarification into the German market, a network of contacts and feedback from market experts.

Anyone interested in joining this event is warmly welcome to register before 26 February 2019. 

If you are prevented from participating in the seminar in Oulu, you can livestream the programme from Stavanger on March 4th, 2019. Sign-up here for  livestreaming.


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