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.


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

The network ZENIT e.V. announces the innovation award 2017/2018

Sep, 2017

For the eighth time now the network ZENIT e.V. is awarding its renowned innovation prize, endowed with 5.000 Euros, under this year’s motto "success through cooperation". Cooperation between companies or companies and a university or rather research institute are required, which developed jointly innovative products or services. Applications can be submitted until 30 November 2017. more