About Us

MedLife is the network of life sciences in the technology region of Aachen. Following the fusion of LifeTecAachen-Jülich e.V. with the Aachen Centre of Competence for Medical Technology (AKM) a powerful branch association was formed that includes more than 80 members.
We offer events and services within the sectors of medical technology, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals and health management. We are the contact for entrepreneurs and scientists, who seek exchange with other protagonists in life sciences as well as proficient consulting and support regarding innovative plans and business ideas.
Our goal is to expand MedLife e.V. to an agile network across locations that cover the entire value chain in life sciences, from ideas up to the market-ready product.
Additionally, the attached GmbH (former akm Innovationsmanagement GmbH) handles the sectors Clustermanagement and Project Management and offers services for companies such as business and innovation consulting.
Learn more about our performance and services of MedLife and become a part of this unique and future-oriented network.

MedLife wishes a Happy New Year 2018 full of opportunities

Jan, 2018

This holds our wish for the New Year - to make the future jointly possible - with a sustainable network as a solid basis. Thank you for the good and trustworthy collaboration in the past year, which contributed to shape the MedLife Network and to promote it further future-oriented. more

Hemovent GmbH fully convinces with its ECLS device

Nov, 2017

Hemovent GmbH got overwhelmingly enthusiastic clinician feedback for its ECLS device at REANIMATE 4, one of the leading-edge endovascular resuscitation conferences, organized by the ED ECMO Project. This event marked the first-ever presentation of the final design for the first application of Hemovent’s artificial lung platform designed for a whole range of applications. This is the first integrated solution accommodating both gas and blood management. more


Oct, 2017

Our member, Mecora Medizintechnik GmbH, has together with the company Airworxx designed a new generation of cleanrooms. The so-called „sphairlab“ is a textile cleanroom which is convincing not just due to its futuristic desgin but also to its new defined function. Compared to classic cleanrooms this mobile cleanroom can be provided as an interim solution when the production cannot be stopped until completion of the actual cleanroom. more

Event: Medical Big Data

Sep, 2017

A MedLife - BusinessTreff spezial to the topic Medical Big Data will take place on the 5th of october 2017 in Aachen. This topic will be tackled from a legal and security-relevance point of view and from the angle of everyday lives in three speeches of acknowledged experts. more