international HealthTechScan (i-HTS) is an independent network of public agencies, academic institutions and individual experts. Companies are not able to join the network. By this, i-HTS is able to remain unbiased, avoids conflicts of interest and maintain the integrity of its activities.

Nevertheless, i-HTS recognizes the importance of engaging with developers and innovators in the field of health technologies. To achieve its organizational goals, i-HTS cooperates with these stakeholders through publicly funded projects and i-HTS' Working Groups. These collaborations allows i-HTS to access the expertise, insights, and innovations of developers and innovators enhancing its capacity to identify and assess emerging health technologies.

To join i-HTS as member have three options. The membership fee is depending on the country income level your organisation is located in, according to the World Bank Classification System (

Public agencies

i-HTS was founded as a network of public agencies. Join the network as Ministry, Regulatory Agency, Health Technology Assessment body or other state related institution.

Academic institutions

Join the network as academic institution including universities, hospitals or research organisation.


You are interested to join as person initially? The doors are open for every profession.