Scaling to Germany – expand your health innovation

Learn about the nearby and vibrant Ruhr region and how the regional business development agency Business Metropole Ruhr can assist you on your way of conquering the German market. We will introduce you to the German reimbursement system, the core to making money on the German health market. And get to know first-hand insights from a Dutch health entrepreneur´s experience on expanding to the German market.

Don’t miss out and meet our experts and speakers who are looking forward to answering your questions on expanding to the German health market! Join us on March 20!


13:45 Registration & coffee/tea
14:00 Start workshop
14:00 Frank Speer: Introduction to Ruhr region and Business Metropole Ruhr GmbH
14:30 Birger Nispel: The medical reimbursement system in Germany
15:30 Break
16:00 Floor Waardenburg: Experiences and tips on how to expand to Germany
16:30 Piet Boomsma: Short introduction to the Interreg Deutschland-Nederland subsidy scheme for German-Dutch cooperation projects
16:50 Questions and answers
17:00 End of workshop / drinks, bites & networking


Mr. Frank Speer, Head of Internationalisation & Location Marketing at Business Metropole Ruhr GmbH
Mr. Birger Nispel, Geschäftsführer/CEO at AirMed PLUS GmbH
Ms. Floor Waardenburg, CEO / Managing Director at Cue2Walk International 
Mr. Piet Boomsma, Programme Manager Interreg Deutschland-Nederland, Euregio Rhine-Waal

Meet&Greet in Building M, Noviotech Campus Nijmegen. Transistorweg 5.
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The workshop is facilitated in English. Participation in the workshop is free for everyone, including drinks and bites. However, for cancellations within 24 hours prior to the event, we will charge a fee of 15 euros (excluding VAT) to cover expenses.