The EIT HEALTH MedTech Bootcamp 2019 aims to efficiently equip interdisciplinary teams of young and ambitious engineers and health practitioners with an individually tailored entrepreneurial toolbox, a convincing business plan and a strong network of investors to catapult their promising healthcare transforming ideas from sketch to market.
The program is aimed at teams of MSc, MDs, PhD students, and/or postdocs – as well as young professionals – who have a business idea for a product still in research and development in the area of medical engineering. Specifically, it targets projects that have achieved technology readiness levels from around level 2 (technology concept formulated) to level 5 (technology validated in relevant environment).
Application deadline: June 17, 2019
Skype Interviews: June 21-28, 2019
Start of program: September 2, 2019
End of program: November 7, 2019
- Apply via the EIT Health application platform, hosted by Optimy. To apply, you will need to create an EIT Health Optimy account: eithealth.optimytool.com.
- A selection committee will choose the most promising start-ups to participate in the programmes. The committee will include diverse experts from the Bootcamp.
- After the first review cycle, about 20 teams receive an invitation to pitch their business idea via Skype.
Participating teams will receive up to 10.000€ per team to cover traveling, accommodation and other expenses.
Interested? You can find more information on https://www.medtech-bootcamp.de/.