MedTech Bootcamp

Application Deadline

Description

MedTech Bootcamp aims to efficiently equip interdisciplinary teams of young and ambitious engineers and health practitioners with an individually tailored entrepreneurial toolkit, a convincing business plan and a strong network of investors. Participants will be prepared to catapult their promising healthcare transforming ideas from sketch to market.

Timing

End

6/17

Basic Info

Who can apply: Throughout the MedTech Bootcamp, meticulously selected teams will transform their startup ideas in medical technology into successful startups within an 8-week program on business creation and validation.

Detailed description: MedTech Bootcamp 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 first phase will take place at the startup forge UnternehmerTUM in Munich, where teams will be provided with a business design toolbox to develop and implement a sustainable future business plan and create prototypes by applying proven methods from design and management. In the second phase in Erlangen at the FAU with a focus on validation, teams will get specific training in intellectual property, licensing, and medical product legislaon. They will have access to testbeds and living labs as well as a broad clinical network provided by the entrepreneurial landscape of the Medical Valley. Through selective matchmaking, the teams will get in close contact with healthcare experts and future customers to improve the design and feasibility of their concepts. The teams will then tour across Europe during the third phase to pitch their startup ideas in front of possible investors, learn market specificies, and challenge their value proposion at roadshow stops.

Contact Details: Heike Leutheuser (heike.leutheuser@fau.de)

Apply here: https://eithealth.optimytool.com/en/

Details

Maturity
Incubate
Expected Applicants
University students/researchers,
Projects at early development stage
Expected Outcome
Well formulated idea,
Europe-wide validated service/product
Category
Training
Engagement Level
Part-time
Duration
1 to 3 months
Location
Around EU (several locations)