Montpellier France Health Hub

As an excellence sector, health-related activities are a major asset for the Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole area's attractiveness and dynamics.

Montpellier France Health Hub

Innovation and research stakeholders are united under a common banner, “Montpellier Health Capital”, whose goal is to envision the future of medicine.

Montpellier is pursuing four main goals with Montpellier Health Capital:
  • Stimulate health sector development and company growth
  • Increase Montpellier’s exposure in Europe and internationally
  • Attract foreign talent and investment
  • Create an environment favorable for people’s well-being
Trias Astériou, Chargée de mission filière santé et agronomie

Trias Astériou

Project manager, health and agronomics sector

+33 (0)4 67 13 61 20

Working together

Montpellier Health Capital is a cooperative effort based on commitments by the major stakeholders in the health sector, including those involved with training, research, and care, along with companies, public authorities, and more.

The “State-Metropolis Agreement”: a financial lever for Montpellier Health Capital

Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole aligned its Metropolitan Innovation Pact with the French government on health, further boosting the Montpellier Health Capital project. An endowment of €8.3 million by the French government, plus €3.59 million provided by Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole, will be used to fund six ambitious projects in the health field.

Tomorrow’s health city

Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole defines its new scope for the Smart City

Le quartier Eurêka dessine une nouvelle cité où le
The Eurêka district
The Eurêka district
An entire area adapted to wellness for the elderly, offering services for seniors with connected objects, tools to track frailty, and more.
Les entreprises montpelliéraines du numérique sont désormais reconnues au plan national comme à l’international
Leveraging data for residents’ health
Leveraging data for residents’ health
Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole is launching an industrial research project in late 2017, in cooperation with Kyomed.
Montpellier Capital Santé fonctionne en co-construction grâce à l’engagement de tous les acteurs de la filière.
Living well at all stages of life
Living well at all stages of life
Montpellier won a national call-for-projects concerning “Industrial demonstrators for the sustainable city,” launched on January 27, 2017.

The emergence of collective initiatives

Neuf entreprises montpelliéraines se sont rendues au Salon international dédié aux biotechnologies : Bio International Convention.
Companies participating in international delegations
Nine Montpellier companies went to San Diego in June 2017 to attend a major international conference on biotechnologies, Bio International Convention. They proudly represented the Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole area as part of the Montpellier France Health Hub initiative, alongside the Eurobiomed competitiveness cluster at the French pavilion.
Futurapolis Santé est un nouvel événement autour des nouvelles prouesses de la science organisé par Le Point.
Futurapolis health
A new event focusing on the latest feats of science, organized by the magazine Le Point. An opportunity for audiences to meet doctors, scientists, public figures, writers, and philosophers. The program includes conferences, along with equipment and technology demonstrations in the Discovery Gallery. This year on October 13-14 at the Opéra Comédie.