About us

Partners, sponsors and memberships

Extensive, international, diverse
Boehringer Ingelheim

Boehringer Ingelheim is working on breakthrough therapies that transform lives, today and for generations to come. As a leading research-driven biopharmaceutical company, the company creates value through innovation in areas of high unmet medical need. Founded in 1885 and family-owned ever since, Boehringer Ingelheim takes a long-term perspective. More than 52,000 employees serve over 130 markets in the three business areas, Human Pharma, Animal Health, and Biopharmaceutical Contract Manufacturing. Learn more at www.boehringer-ingelheim.com

AOK Bayern

VisionHealth GmbH has entered into a partnership with the AOK Bayern to enable those with statutory health insurance to use Kata® free of charge. "With the health app Kata®, we offer an innovative digital application that supports sufferers in their therapy and can help prevent acute attacks of respiratory distress," says the expert for digital care management at AOK Bayern, Dr. Anja Schramm. AOK Bayern - Die Gesundheitskasse is Bavaria's largest health insurance company with around 4.5 million insured members.

Sterna biologicals

Sterna biologicals GmbH & Co KG is a clinical stage immunology company. It focuses on the development of novel treatments for chronic inflammatory type 2 diseases such as asthma, ulcerative colitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and atopic dermatitis.


Alcedis' approach combines contract research organization services with breakthrough technologies relevant to patients, physicians and the life sciences sector. Its mission includes consulting, planning and investigation on a global scale from Phase I to drug approval, beyond market access to real-world evidence.

Dr. med. Kottmann CRO

Dr. med. Kottmann is a company that supports its clients in the statistical analysis of medical studies and doctoral theses. They offer professional advice in planning and data collection, create databases, perform statistical analysis and offer SPSS training.

Alpha 1 Deutschland e.V.

Alpha1 Deutschland e.V. aims to support patients suffering from Alpha-1-Antitrypsin Deficiency in their everyday life, to educate them on their disease and to create more awareness amongst doctors and researchers. For this purpose, information days for adults and children are organized on a regular basis, and the Alpha1 Journal is published twice a year.

Federal Association of Pneumologists, Sleep and Respiratory Physicians

The German Association of Pneumologists, Sleep and Respiratory Physicians (Bundesverband der Pneumologen, Schlaf- und Beatmungsmediziner e.V.) is an association of internists specialized in pneumology and pediatric pneumologists. The Federal Association has set itself the goal of shaping political and economic framework conditions to ensure the highest quality of treatment in pneumology. In addition, the qualification of the members is promoted by advanced training events.


Self-help groups support patients with their disease. In the exchange with respiratory disease patients, among other things, a transfer of knowledge takes place in order to improve, for example, the associated therapy and to increase the quality of life. The aim is to achieve a better way of dealing with the disease.

MC Services

MC Services is an expert in corporate communications and investor relations. They provide life science companies throughout Europe with top-level consulting, targeted services and support.

Bamberg Brand Communication

With more than 25 years of brand experience, they advise and support successful brand positioning. From strategic brand development to sustainable brand management. From corporate design to advertising and public relations. Classic and online. With a team of 14 excellent employees.


GS BIO INHALATION GmbH are experts in the field of pulmonary drug delivery, aerosol medicine and inhalation products. They provide services and research, including management, marketing and sales services in the above areas.

Sanner Ventures

Sanner Ventures invests in early-stage technology companies in the health and wellness space. They are interested in products and solutions that help protect patient health and achieve better health outcomes.

Neuwerk Rechtsanwälte

Neuwerk Rechtsanwälte PartG mbB are specialists in the field of commercial law. Their clients experience comprehensive cross-jurisdictional advice and representation that is effective, transparent and innovative.


Netguru develops custom software development solutions for businesses, offering a full range of services. They support companies from the initial idea, through building a prototype and testing it, to developing the product itself.


VisionHealth GmbH is one of the platinum sponsors of DATS. The German Aerosol Therapy Symposium is a scientifically based platform for the presentation and discussion of the latest findings, technologies and trends in the field of aerosols in medicine, inhalation systems and respiratory therapy.

Bundesverband Deutsche Startups e.V.

The Bundesverband Deutsche Startups e.V. supports startups by representing their interests towards politics, business and the public. This enables an equal exchange between startups, established business and politics.

Johner Institut

The Johner Institute supports companies in the development and approval of their medical devices. In doing so, their goal is to create knowledge, teach it and enable others to apply it. They accomplish this by offering in-service master's degree programs, seminars, consulting for medical device manufacturers, corporate services, and e-learning/video training.


studiomem GmbH is an innovation and design company that works along the entire innovation value chain.

Spitzenverband Digitale Gesundheitsversorgung e.V.

The Spitzenverband Digitale Gesundheitsversorgung e.V. acts as the common voice of all eHealth providers & supporters Germany. The association represents its members vis-à-vis other partners in the healthcare system, politics and the public. Within the framework of the Digital Health Care Act (DVG), it is available as a negotiating partner to the statutory health insurance funds, among others.

German Accelerator

The German Accelerator supports the most promising German startups in their international expansion. It is run by German Entrepreneurship GmbH and supported by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi).