Meet In Italy for Life Sciences 2017

Meet In Italy for Life Sciences 2017, Turin 11th - 13th October

 Join the international playground of business, partnering and networking opportunities in the life sciences sector
at the 4th edition of Meet In Italy for Life Sciences (MIT4LS2017), a free of charge event for
companies, research organisations, start-ups and investors
Download MIT4LS2017brochure here




Life sciences sector involved:

  • Pharmaceutical/Nutraceutical

  • Medical devices

  • Biology/Biotechnology

  • IT Applications for Health

  • Medicine, Human Health and well-being

  • Related value chain activities


11th - 12th OCTOBER


M2M + Symposium

11th and 12th October

B2B session, Investment Forum and Thematic Workshops

The first two days will be devoted to bilateral and networking meetings, (see the tutorial here for registration), and to the investor forum for start-ups, the Italian Healthcare Venture Forum, deadline for application 11th September.

Participants will also have the possibility of attending thematic workshops; details about them will be soon available in the Events section.



M2M + Symposium

13th October


The third day will be devoted "The value of health: the 4 P paradigm and the future of healthcare", an international conference on the 4P medicine paradigm. See all the details at the webpage here


Why participating?

Why not! It is a free opportunity to:

  • increase your international relationship network
  • meet many potential business partners in a short time
  • showcase your organisation with an audience of hundreds of people working in the life sciences sector (the participants, the EEN network, all the organisers involved in the event and their contacts). Your profile stays online for more than a year, even if you can't manage to attend the event.
  • select your face2face pre-scheduled meetings online in advance
  • find potential partners for future co-operation, business agreements, distribution, European projects
  • meet many potential business partners in a short time

2016 edition, another success

  • >320 participants+22% vs 2015 ; 25% came from outside Italy
  • ~1550 face to face meetings+11% vs 2015, 48% between partners from different countries
  • 40000 profiles views before the event, with additional 6000 views after the event so far
  • 29 Countries involved | +16% vs 2015 (29 vs 25 in 2015)


   See the numbers of all the past editions from the main menu, in the dedicated section




Start-ups, companies, public and private research centers and investors, innovation centres from throughout Europe and beyond will join the brokerage event to find potential partners for collaborations, business development, licensing agreements, joint ventures, research projects, in a full immersion networking atmosphere fostering cross-fertilization, exchange of experiences and partnership opportunities.

How does it work?

  1. Register online
  2. Publish your organizational focus and collaboration wishes
  3. Send and receive meeting requests once booking is opened
  4. Validate and accept/decline incoming meetings request
  5. Your personal meeting schedule will be ready one week before the event
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Thematic workshops will take place during the first two days in parallel with the brokerage event.



A conference on relevant matters for the Life Sciences sector will be held during the third day of the event (13th October),
Representatives from institutions, companies, clusters and research centers will join together to analyze and discuss strategies, challenges, weakness and opportunities on the specific topics. Programme and further details will be available soon!





The current edition of the Mit4LS brokerage event is co-organised by the project Fit for health 2.0 ( that provides support through the entire innovation cycle of an EU project, from first project ideas to the exploitation of research results. This year the partnering event includes a Bootcamp ("Italian Healthcare Venture Forum" TBC)  dedicated to start-ups meeting the investors on the 11 and 12 October 2017, that places particular emphasis on the efficient valorization of research results through meetings with investors. Entrepreneurs, SMEs & researchers seeking for strategic partners to bring their products and solutions to the market will explore opportunities for business creation, financial support and further public-private research collaboration.



Register for this event
open until 30 Sep 2017.
Registration 12 Apr – 30 Sep
Meeting Selection 15 Sep – 4 Oct
Event 11 Oct – 13 Oct
Language English
Costs Free of charge
Venue Turin
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 188
Meetings 0
Austria 1
Belgium 4
Croatia 3
Czech Republic 2
Denmark 2
Estonia 1
Finland 1
France 10
Georgia 1
Germany 6
Greece 1
Hungary 3
Ireland 1
Israel 2
Italy 131
Japan 1
Latvia 1
Malta 2
Netherlands 3
Poland 4
Portugal 1
Russia 1
Serbia 2
Slovenia 2
Spain 6
Switzerland 4
Ukraine 1
United Kingdom 8
Total 206
Profile Views
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