Welcome to Healthy Ideas, Healthy Returns,
an ‘invitation only’ Benelux platform, linking pioneering academic ventures to Venture Capital

Save the Date for the 6th edition of HIHR in Ghent, 27 May 2020
on the eve of Knowledge for Growth

28 knowledge institutes from the Benelux offer investment opportunities in the Human Health to investors who are interested in early stage ventures.
This unique event offers valuable networking opportunities for entrepreneurs and investors, allowing them to build up contacts for investments in follow-up programs, as well as a good feedback opportunity for new entrepreneurs to sharpen their propositions.

HIHR is a fast growing network that brings together around hundred investors, spin-offs and TTO-people within the Benelux. The strength and value of HIHR lies in:
– the joint presentation of spin-off initiatives from all knowledge institutes to the investment community;
– the focus on quality: pre-selection initiatives by TTOs, prior assessment, practice and coaching of presentations;
– the creation of a network between knowledge institutes, entrepreneurs and investors; a perfect informal setting to build relationships and to discover what’s in the pipeline.
– the cooperation between all knowledge institutes in the Benelux. Mass makes power.

28 participating Academic institutions in the Benelux, incl their UMC’s

Strategic Partner of HIHR 2019