Interreg 2 Seas European Union Program 1

Development and streamlined integration of 3D printing technologies to enable advanced medical
treatment and its widespread application.

About The Program

Interreg 2 Seas 2014-2020 is a European Territorial Cooperation Programme covering England, France, the Netherlands and Belgium (Flanders). The Programme is part-financed by the European Regional Development Fund and has a total of €241m ERDF to co-finance projects in the 2014 – 2020 period.

The overall objective is to develop an innovative, knowledge and research based, sustainable and inclusive 2 Seas area, where natural resources are protected and the green economy is promoted.

About the project

3DMed aims to improve affordability and large scale accessibility of medical treatment using 3D printed devices. This will be achieved by increasing the TRL of state-of-the-art 3D printing technologies for medical applications and integrating them into a streamlined, fast, cost-effective software platform for use in routine clinical practice.4 country, 17 partner collaboration across the UK, France, Belgium and the Netherlands.


EU funding: € 4.10 Million
Total budget: € 6.84 Million
Duration: 36 months (October 2018 – September 2021)

Interreg 2 Seas European Union Program 2

Hospital Coverage

  • 10 hospitals in France
  • 12 hospitals in Netherlands
  • 45 hospitals in Belgium
  • 14 hospitals in the UK