Life sciences
& Healthcare


The Federated Innovation @MIND initiative promoted by AstraZeneca for the future of healthcare

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Increase health and wellbeing by leveraging advanced technologies (big data and AI, -omics, sustainable manufacturing) along the patient/citizen journey from prevention to cure.


“Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers.”   

Alira Health

“Alira Health is an international patient-centric and technology-enabled advisory firm whose mission is to humanize healthcare. We work with healthcare and life sciences organizations looking for support across their entire solutions lifecycle, from development to medical care, through real-world evidence.”   


“AstraZeneca is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on scientific research, development and marketing of ethical drugs for the treatment of oncological, cardiovascular, renal, metabolic, infectivology, respiratory and immunological diseases. AstraZeneca operates in over 100 countries and its drugs are used by millions of patients around the world.”   

Be Whiz | Beside you Group

“Be Whiz | Beside You Group is an international professional services company operating in Sustainability Transition, Startups Acceleration, Business Process Outsourcing, Corporate Internationalisation.”   


“Bio4Dreams S.p.A. is a certified incubator of innovative startups in the field of Life Sciences & Healthcare.”   


“Bracco is an international Group active in the healthcare sector and a leader in contrast agents production and distribution for medical diagnostic imaging.”   

Life Science District

“First vertical district in Italy in the Life Science industry able to select, certify and develop the best startups in Biotech, med-tech, services and Digital Health sectors.”    

Nippon Gases Italia

“Nippon Gases is a historic company, one of the first in Italy to operate in the industrial gases sector. Founded in 1920, it is now part of Nippon Gases Europe, a company that belongs to Nippon Sanso Holdings Corporation (NSHD), a large international company with more than 100 years of experience in the gas industry.”   


“Novartis is reimagining medicine to improve and extend people’s lives. As a leading global medicines company, we use innovative science and digital technologies to create transformative treatments in areas of great medical need. In our quest to find new medicines, we consistently rank among the world’s top companies investing in research and development.”   

Stevanato Group

“Stevanato Group is a leading global provider of drug containment, drug delivery and diagnostic solutions to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and life sciences industries.”   


“SYNLAB offers a full range of medical diagnostic and ambulatory services for practising doctors, clinics and patients. SYNLAB is the uncontested leader on the European market for human medicine laboratory services.”    

UCB Pharma

“UCB is a biopharmaceutical company with headquarters in Belgium, in Brussels and with an Italian headquarters in Milan, focused on developing innovative solutions to transform the lives of people living with severe immunological and neurological diseases.”    


 Official Sponsor Life Sciences & Healthcare

Innovation Agenda

Develop and share a  value-based implementation model to deliver innovation that supports people living longer and healthier lives with focus on last mile and involvement of multiple stakeholdersExperiment on specific pathological conditions where to develop and test a patient-based journey approach (early diagnosis and treatements, precision medicine, chronic disease, home-care services)Build up a holistic patient-centric modular and scalable  data platform (regional area) to provide multiple services from clinical research to telemedicine applications including patient monitoring for disease prevention and safety. Interactions with other collaborative ecosystems at national, European and international level.Re-design processes and products (e.g. re-use / recycle syringes and relevant packaging)” through integration of Circular Economy principles.

Marco Venturelli

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