Provide open source designs, publicly available free-of-charge, licensed under Creative Commons (4.0 International License) Attribution-NonCommercial.
Allow commercial exploitation by manufacturers, on condition that pricing is fair.
Provide technical support to potential manufacturers to assist in launching concurrent production in multiple regions in Greece.
Collaborate with medical associations and hospitals to meet the pressing needs of front-line health professionals.
Please contact us if you have any knowledge of (a) the functioning of non-invasive mechanical ventilation equipment, (b) the designing and manufacturing of individual components of the equipment, and (c) the availability of those individual components in the market.
Specifically, the Covid-19 Response Greece team is seeking medical staff or/and designers/engineers with relevant knowledge about setting requirements and designing possible solutions.
Designs created by volunteers at COVID-19 Response Greece
for this project are made available free of charge, under
the terms of Creative Commons (4.0 International License)
Attribution-NonCommercial, as is the case with other such
voluntary actions worldwide.
We invite companies that can manufacture devices or individual
components based on our designs to reach out to us, so that we
can coordinate their distribution to organizations that
need them. The products may be made available for free
or at a reasonable price to cover the cost of manufacturing.
In the latter case, the manufacturer must first
acquire a license
, in order to prevent profiteering. Feel free to contact us at
The designs presented below are emergency solutions to address
the shortage of personal protective equipment due to the pandemic.
They have not obtained any certification and they probably do not
meet the requirements of some medical specialties for high-level