The prototype of the BBE was developed in Robohouse, a business incubator that was co-founded by Delft University of Technology, with the support of the robotics department of that university. Delft University of Technology is widely known as one of the world’s best technical universities and has consistently featured in the international top-30 in the fields of engineering and technology, according to the most widely used international rankings.
Health care providers
Four medical centers have confirmed their interest in support clinical trials and testing of the BedBasedEcho. These are three hospitals in the Netherlands (Reinier de Graaf Gasthuis, Erasmus Medisch Centrum, and Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis) and the Coimbra Hospital and University Centre in Portugal.