Alsace (FR42) Alsace-Champagne-Ardenne-Lorraine (FRF)

Population per km2 - 97

Alsace is a region in eastern France with a population of 1.9 million. The regions' S3 priorities in Health and Well-being include:  e-health (prevention, autodiagnostic, tele-consultation and remote monitoring);  ICT related aspects of e-health; New drugs (biotech, biomarkers, nanomaterial, genomics, chemistry and biology); Robotics & medical & surgical care (non-invasive mini surgery, micro-robots for the exploration of the body, tele-robotics and re-education, social robots for diagnosis and cognitive & emotional stimulation, robotics software); Tools for assisting diagnosis based on medical imagery (and ultra-sound); Medical implants (passive such as prothesis and active such as pacemakers); Prevention through nutrition.


The region would like to collaborate with: USA, Germany, Belgium, UK

Policy document (RIS3): Yes

Policy document PM@RIS3: Yes

Major initiatives

  1. Territoire de Santé de Demain

  2. N'Tech Santé

  3. IHU Strasbourg  Public-private Innovation Center

  4. PRIeSM  e-Health plateform  

  5. Collaborations with Germany, switzerland


Is the region represented in: Horizon2020; Regional Smart Specialisation Strategy Platforms/Partnerships (RIS3); EIT Health/InnoStars/Regional Innovation Scheme (RIS); other?


  1. EIT Health/InnoStars/Regional Innovation Scheme (RIS)

  2. Partnership between BioValley France and MEDTEQ Québec 

Image attribution

By Niko67000 - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0,


This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 

2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 825046

The project is co-ordinated by Department Economy, Science and Innovation (EWI) of the Flemish Government.

Department Economy, Science and Innovation - Koning Albert II-laan 35 1030 Brussels, Belgium