Beginner's Mind
Beginner's Mind
Sep 25, 2021
#48: Kurt Höller & Joy Cürten EIT - Health & The International Healthtech Revolution
Play • 1 hr 40 min

Here is my conversation with Kurt Höller and Joy Cürten from EIT Health about the health tech revolution in Europe and the Rest of the World.

Episode Links:
Article to the Episode:
Kurt Höller:
Joy Cürten:
EIT Health:

Podcast Links:
Podcast Website:
Community Partner:
Christian Soschner:
LSG2G Twitter:
LSG2G Linkedin:
Podcast Episodes:
Episodes on YouTube:

For those who want to listen to specific parts of the episode, here are the timestamps:

(00:00) Opening Christian Soschner
(04:19) Introduction Joy Cürten
(08:47) Introduction Kurt Höller
(15:08) How Much Funding is Needed to Start an Initiative Like EIT Health
(16:12) The Early Days of EIT Health
(19:31) How Does EIT Operate?
(21:05) Initiatives at EIT Health
(26:33) Classification of Healthtech Companies
(32:53) How did the pandemic shape the health tech sector in Europe?
(50:00) Cultural Differences Between Entrepreneurship in the US and Europe
(58:40) Development of Open Innovation and Communication in Europe
(01:08:00) How the Pandemic changed the European Landscape
(01:15:00) What Policy Changes Would Help the European Healthtech Sector?
(01.21:00) EIC, EIT, and EIF – How The Institutions Work Together with Corporate Investors and VCs

Referenced in the show:
Sachs Forum Basel 2021:
Weltmarktführer Innovation Day 2021:,
e-Health Investment Forum 2021
EHC Digital Health Semifinal 2021 2022,
MedtecLIVE 2022
EIT Health Summit 2022

Support the show
More episodes
Clear search
Close search
Google apps
Main menu