IMPULS Project

What is IMPULS? 

Innovation in Manufacturers of Products Used in Life Sciences (IMPULS) is a project funded by the Interreg France-Channel-England (FCE) Programme which can help small businesses from South East England and North West France to get into international markets.

Project Aims: to help life science and nutrition companies to collaborate, innovate and access business opportunities on the other side of the Channel.

The project will provide a range of activities for businesses on both sides of the Channel including:

  • A series of virtual information webinars on topics including ‘Maximising the use of digital technologies for internationalisation’, ‘Export readiness in a post-Brexit & Covid-19 era’, ‘Innovating to respond to the new normal in the healthcare sector in French, Britain and internationally, ‘Internationalisation in an uncertain climate’,
  • A series of virtual training webinars on topics such as ‘Preparing for virtual trade fairs’, ‘Pitching your business online’ etc.
  • Creation of virtual promotional materials to showcase French and English companies internationally.
  • B2B pitch & match sessions to connect companies across the Channel.
  • Virtual access to international Life Science trade shows and industry events for companies which could include Medica, Arab Health, NutrEvent, MedFit, SEHTA’s International MedTech Expo & Conference and BioFit.

If you are interested in taking part in IMPULS, click on this link to complete our expression of interest form.

To access the expression of interest form in French, please click on this link. 

IMPULS will receive a €400,000 European Regional Development Fund grant from the Interreg FCE programme over its lifetime (April 2021 to March 2023) and is being delivered by the four partner organisations shown below.

You can view the IMPULS Policy Statement by clicking on this link here.

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