MedTech Bootcamp 2020

Is it for me?

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).

Important dates

Application: March 17 – June 15, 2020
Skype Interviews: tbd

Start of program: August 31, 2020
End of program: October 8, 2020

Followed by EIT Health Bootcamp Event (5.-6. November) and Bootcamp Tour (23.-27. November), as well as the Summit (1.-2. December).

The Bootcamp program is structured like this:

Selection procedure

  • As of March 17: Apply via the EIT Health application platform, hosted by Optimy. To apply, you will need to create an EIT Health Optimy account:
  • 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, after sending in a short Q&A video.

You can find more information about the Bootcamp here: MedTechBootcamp2020_TimeTable.pdf