Eurasanté, LILLE NORTHERN FRANCE HEALTH CLUSTER

Eurasanté is a development agency dedicated to tech transfer and business development in the life sciences sector. For more than twenty years, Eurasanté has worked to promote the development of the health sector. Our experienced project managers assist researchers, startups, and businesses to develop their innovations and projects, boosting their business and networks.

 

Our objectives

Boost the establishment of companies and the development of activities in the region and in the Eurasanté Park (Lille) – a business park dedicated to the health sector.

Support companies in the regional health sector and innovative project leaders (especially through the Bio Incubator) in developing their business.

Value the excellence of the research programmes undertaken in the region and, more specifically, within the hospital-university campus of Lille. Support academics in the business world to facilitate the startup process.

Create the best conditions for health sector stakeholders to meet, exchange ideas, share, and work together. Promote sustainable growth within the health sector in the Hauts-de-France region through business conventions and international events.

Leader of a center of excellence in Health-Nutrition and Aging Well

The Eurasanté agency runs 4 incubators:

It also runs 2 sites of excellence:

Parc Eurasanté, a 300-hectare site of excellence dedicated to cutting-edge activities in the healthcare sector, located at the heart of Europe’s largest university hospital campus.
The Euralimentaire site of excellence, dedicated to fresh, local produce and logistics at the heart of the Lomme wholesale market, France’s 2nd largest wholesale market (fruit, vegetables, flowers) after Rungis.

The Vivalley Campus, at Lens-Liévin, a 110-hectare campus dedicated to “Sport – Health & Well-being”.

Clubster NSL (Nutrition-Health-Longevity) is the professional network for industry, research and healthcare players involved in Health-Nutrition and Ageing Well in the Hauts-de-France region, with 350 member structures.

Its ecosystem

The Hauts-de-France health, nutrition and ageing well sector, led by Eurasanté and Clubster NSL, boasts 1,100 companies employing 32,000 people in the biotech/pharma, medtech/hospitech, e-health, silver economy and specialized services sectors. This sector, which brings together major groups with global reach as well as a vast network of SMEs and SMIs, occupies a special place in the regional economy, accounting for 12.5 billion euros, putting the region in 3rd place among clusters of national importance.

Companies in this sector interact with a vast network of some of the most fertile research institutions in France, with 80 laboratories bringing together 4,000 researchers, focusing on major public health themes: cancer, cardio-metabolic and cardiovascular diseases, pharmacology, immunity, neurosciences, infectious diseases, inflammatory diseases and digital health and medical imaging.