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03 Dec - 0:00 Lisbon

Seminar in Lisbon: Portugal–Sweden SymbioCare Platform - Innovative Proposals for Efficient Health and Care

Efficiency is one of the top prioritized goals established by the Portuguese Ministry of Health to improve services and decrease expenses within health care in Portugal. Focus is on investing in solutions and technologies that can benefit the health and care system increasing the value while lowering the costs.

Business Sweden has created a networking platform where both public, private and social part of the sector are given the opportunity to further discuss possibilities and solutions directly with Swedish health providers. The seminar in Lisbon is the first in Portugal, and forth within the Iberia SymbioCare Platform initiative. It will take place on December 3rd at the Centro Cultural de Belém in Lisbon.

Business Sweden gives your company the opportunity to meet and network with high-level decision makers from both public hospitals in Portugal, entities from the Ministry of Health and private hospital groups with national extension of hospitals. A strong collaboration with both the Ministry of Health and the private sector confirm value to participating Swedish companies:

The first seminar within the SymbioCare Platform was held in Barcelona in March, the second one at the Canary Islands in May and recently the third one in Madrid on October 23rd. So far, a total of eight companies (Alkit Communications, Ascom, Aurora Innovation, Cambio Healthcare Systems, iDoc24, InfoSolutions, Gripping Heart, Mentice and SecMaker) have attended along with four partner companies (Diaverum, Neat, Mölnlycke and Gambro). On December 3rd, the fourth edition of SymbioCare Platform in Iberia will take place in Lisbon.

Mrs. Caroline Fleetwood, Ambassador of Sweden in Portugal inaugurates the seminars together with the Secretary of State of Health in Portugal, Mr. Manuel Ferreira Teixeira. The agenda continues with key note-speaker Mr. Mats Larson, Governmental Advisor and international e-Health expert from Sweden as well as key speakers on behalf of the partner companies. They all present their perspective upon efficiency followed by a debate on the topic “how does your company contribute to a more efficient health care system”. During the seminar great networking opportunities exist to interact with attending people. After lunch, pre-organized business meetings with key contacts and decision makers are carried out.

More than 170 representatives from the Health Care systems; decision-makers, medical directors, CIOs and other stakeholders have attended the seminars so far, enabling Swedish companies to access the regional health care industry for concrete business opportunities where RFQs and pilot projects are under discussions!

Registration of interest

Please contact Business Sweden in Portugal or register online for more information:
Jennifer Ekström,
T: +351 214 249 782,


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