COVID-X Program

Bridging the Data Divide

The Challenge

COVID-19 pandemic is hitting with force. Europe has passed the threshold of 250,000 deaths since February 2020. Now, more than ever, we need to narrow down the divide between technology breakthroughs and the healthcare system to exploit the power of DATA.

COVID-X Program

COVID-X bridges the gap between the European digital sector and healthcare providers. The program will unlock the full capacity of Artificial Intelligence and Data Technology solutions to overcome COVID-19 Challenges, fast-tracking projects to market and save lives.

Financial Support & Validation

Direct funding for 30+ Data Technology Solutions ready-to-market.
Products will be validated in real-world clinical sites and must have CE marking - or in the process to be certified.

Single Player

100

Solution by x1 EU Tech Company
* Validation at one of COVID-X Clinical Sites

– Istituto Clinico Humanitas [Italy]
– Hospital Clinico San Carlos [Spain]
– Karolinska Institute [Sweden]

Team Player

150

Solution by x1 EU Tech Company
+ x1 EU Healthcare Provider
* Validation at

– Hospitals
– Clinics
– Primary care centres
– Telehealth operators
– Assisted Living Facilities

Acceleration

Ideas will be fast-tracked to market, launching their EXPONENTIAL impact to save hundreds of thousands lives .
A 10-month Program with x3 Sprints

Online training and inspirational talks in data-driven technologies. Includes support in the use of the COVID-X Data Sandbox, integration and deployment of technologies.

Go-to-Market strategies tailored to the eHealth sector: business model development, marketing & sales, financing, fundraising & intellectual property management.

Supporting Tech Companies to get approval from the clinical ethical committees to deploy the solutions.

COVID-X Data Sandbox

The one-stop platform to exploit COVID-19 data sources.
All-in-one management, integration, visualization and an innovative stack of AI-driven tools for data health silos

SANDBOX SERVICES

Integration and management of public & private health data sources. A common distributed COVID-19 data-lake to run the validation of COVID-X Projects.

COVID-X Sandbox provides:

  • Data integration & continuous update and population of the distributed COVID-X data-lake
  • Federated Learning edge nodes enabling remote and secure (re-)training/ validation of relevant AI algorithms over diverse types of data
  • Policy module to provide management & control, as well as interoperability & security

The APIs to give access to data and services:

  • Security: authentication, access control & robust security rules
  • Data & Application connectors: standardized data loaders for data ingestion and interoperable connectors for seamless service integration
  • Decision Support Engine: AI-powered recommendation engine for performance assurance
  • Business Intelligence: intuitive visualization & exploratory analysis of data

Team

10

PARTNERS

7

COUNTRIES

2

YEARS

4

MILLION €

1

TEAM
F6S

COVID-X Coordinator & Open Call Manager

AUSTRALO

Communication &
Community Manager

Civitta

Go-to-Market
Acceleration Manager

Bosonit

Technical
Acceleration Manager

Intrasoft

Data Integration & Management

Eight Bells

Data Protection & Security.
Sandbox design

UPM

AI & Federated Learning.
3rd-party Integration

Humanitas

Clinical Partner
Italy

SERMAS

Clinical Partner
Spain

Karolinska Inst.

Clinical Partner
Sweden