European HealthTech innovation center


Our Tasks

European HealthTech Innovation Center is a state-of-the-art R&D center 
of the Silesian University of Technology. 

Our mission and purpose is to create a platform for integration of R&D capacities and capabilities of ultra-modern laboratories, scientific potential of research teams of the Faculty of Biomedical Engineering of the Silesian University of Technology with business entities and other R&D units operating in the healthcare sector.


Our objectives are:

Development of R&D infrastructure

Integrating the community and initiating interdisciplinary research collaboration among health technology research teams

Development and implementation of cutting-edge technologies and innovative medical devices

Promotion of the research offer of the Silesian University of Technology in the field of health technologies

Generating know-how and intellectual property

Substantive support and mentoring services for businesses and start-ups

Identifying national and international funding opportunities for research and training activities


Organizing conferences, seminars and workshops


Organizing trainings and courses.


“The Silesian University of Technology is constantly responding to the changing needs of society by combining science and practice of continuous activities for the benefit of the society. EHTIC is a kind of a forge of solutions to the most important health challenges, such as the aging society. We develop and implement projects that will both ease the burden on the health care system and contribute to better treatment of patients. It is here that both Polish and foreign companies find research facilities for the development of their ideas in the field of medicine, or health in its broad concept.”

Prof. dr hab. inż. Marek Gzik

former dean of the Faculty of Biomedical Engineering
former director of „European HealthTech Innovation Center”

Prof. dr hab. inż. Marek Gzik


State-of-the-art building

Designed as an intelligent and energy-efficient edifice with a compact structure and aesthetics, it is 58.5m long, 23.5m wide and 18m high. The total area of the building is over 4,000m2 and its volume is about 22,000m3. The groundbreaking ceremony took place on May 20, 2020 and the construction of the facilities has been completed in September 2021.

Highly-specialised labs

EHTIC infrastructure is unique in Central and Eastern Europe. It consists of several ultramodern laboratories equipped with the world-class technology, hardware and software, able to design and develop breakthrough innovations to be implemented in medicine and healthcare industry, especially in the areas such as bioinformatics, bioelectronics, biomechanics and biomaterials.

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Team of experienced engineers

The value of EHTIC lies primarily in its enormous human potential, which consists of specialized scientific and research teams of biomedical engineers. These are outstanding scientists with proven experience, but also vision and passion for finding solutions to the challenges in prevention, diagnosis, therapy and rehabilitation faced by the modern world of medicine, sport and defence industry.

Philips Auditorium

Ultra-modern, spacious and comfortable interior equipped with high-end audio-visual equipment allows the organization of conferences, scientific meetings, seminars, workshops, courses or training for nearly 200 people. 

Our partners

Silesian Center for Engineering Support
in Medicine and Sport "Assist Med. Sport Silesia"

Social Media

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