Matchmaking Tour - InnoHealth USA

The Matchmaking Tour USA offers...

Symbol of the Matchmaking Tour of the InnoHealth China campaign.

...the winning Research-SME-Tandems of the Call for Ideas & Innovation the chance to take part in an exclusive journey through the US landscape of digital healthcare. The one-week tour is organized by the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft and partners, will offer insights into hight-performing research institutions, organizations and companies of the digital healthcare sector. In this way, the German participants can network and exchange ideas and innovations face-to-face with leading US researchers, post-doctorates, entrepreneurs, scientists and university representatives of the digital healthcare sector.

The Matchmaking Tour to the US will take place physically or virtually in early summer 2021 - considering the situation affected by COVID-19 pandemic. The tour will focus on digital health in the Silicon Valley/Greater Bay area and the Boston/Cambridge area.

DATE: June 7-11, 2021 (prior to the BIO International Convention in Boston)


The Matchmaking Tour in the US will be supplemented by a preceding digital Pre-Matching. Thus, we are supporting the winning Research-SME-Tandems to get to know potential US-partners - and vice versa - in advance of the Matchmaking Tour. As a complementary preparation for the local networking events during the Matchmaking Tour, the participants of the Pre-Matching get the opportunity to exchange initial ideas and test the compatibility with potential partners.

In addition, the German participants of InnoHealth USA can also identify potential US participants for participation in the German R&D Tour.

Program of the Matchmaking Tour USA

This gives you the chance to get to know the most important spots in the field of digital health research and production. Once the final program of the Matchmaking Tour is confirmed, we will publish it here accordingly.

Stay tuned for more information!


International Research Marketing
Rebekka Freitag-Li
+49 2241 14 1476