Digital Health Validator

Application Deadline


The Digital Health Validator empowers Digital Health entrepreneurs to validate the technology and market potential of their early stage business. Each applying team will participate in a two-day problem-solution fit session. Fifteen teams will be selected to participate in a bootcamp based in Trinity to validate product-market fit and revenue model. The Bootcamp immerses teams in the powerful start-up ecosystem and matches them with a mentor. This programme will include a road trip to bring an international context.




Basic Info

Who can apply: We seek start-ups with the passion to create a new healthcare future. Health is being disrupted from the outside in, and current availability of technological building blocks offer a unique potential for revolutionary innovation in health and wellness. Factors including converging technologies, cost of entry, regulatory and market drivers are all accelerating change, and enabling patients to take control of their own health.

Detailed description: Validator is an eight-week high-intensity Bootcamp that allows 15 start-ups in Digital Health to road-test and validate their hypotheses with the help and guidance of a number of healthcare and start-up experts in Dublin. Run by Europe’s number one university for producing entrepreneurs (PitchBook 2017), Validator will make use of Trinity’s existing network in the start-up ecosystem, bringing in successful CEOs and founders in the field of Digital Health to share their wisdom and learnings. Guests will also speak about the challenges they have faced and how they overcame them. Moreover, the staff at Trinity’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship Hub, Trinity’s key interface with entrepreneurial activities, will be heavily involved in the planning and running of the Validator programme. Using our years of experience in delivering award-winning innovation and entrepreneurship training and running start-up accelerators, we can guarantee the successful start-ups a transformational experience that will benefit both the personal development of each entrepreneur, as well as the growth and development of the start-up.

Contact Details: Gavan Drohan (


Expected Applicants
Projects at early development stage
Expected Outcome
Well formulated idea