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MedTech Bootcamp 2020

The third edition of the MedTech Bootcamp had it’s glorious finish via zoom and remo on the 8th of October.

The teams pitched once more in front of an impressive jury, consiting of investors, incubators and MedTech manufacturers.

All participants have done a great job, showed a lot of engagement even though all events where held online. The developed their business models, prototypes and teams, and some pivoted with the knowledge they have gained. ZiMT proudly presents the top three teams of this years’ bootcamp:

1. MedicQuant 2. Lam-X 3. inContAlert

All participants had more than 55 expert sessions, held 200 stakeholder interviews and experienced 100 hours of one on one coaching. It was a pleasure to see every team, regardless of their technology readyness level, develope further during the 5 week program, defining and validating its idea, business models or market approach.

The teams had the chance to join the EIT Health Bootcamp Tour in November to virtually visit another partner of the EIT Health network and its ecosystem. After that, the teams could participate the Alumni Network and visit (virtually again) the EIT Health Summit, which took place in the first week of December.

EIT Health MedTech Bootcamp is a partnership between ZiMT and EIT Health and combines ZiMT’s medtech expertise and healthcare network with various opportunities EIT Health offers. It aims to efficiently equip interdisciplinary teams of young and ambitious engineers and health practitioners with an entrepreneurial toolbox and a strong network to catapult their promising healthcare transforming ideas.

 


MedTech Bootcamp 2019

The second edition of the MedTech Bootcamp had it’s glorious finish in Lisbon during the Web Summit on the 6th of November. The teams pitched once more in front of an impressive jury, consiting of investors, incubators and MedTech manufacturers. ZiMT proudly presents the top three teams of this years’ bootcamp:

1. Onira 2. deepc 3. BrainGuard
Winner of bootcamp with his certificate 2nd place for deepc with certificate 3. place for brainguard with certificate

All participants had at least 100 hours of content, made two to three times as much new contacts and visited five different european countries and healthcare systems. It was a pleasure to see every team, regardless of their technology readyness level, develope further during the two-month program, defining and validating its idea, business models or market approach.

The three finalists will join the EIT Health Bootcamp Tour in end of November to visit another two countries of the EIT Health network. And after that, Onira, as the winner of MedTech Bootcamp, will get a ticket to this year’s edition of the EIT Health Summit, which will take place on December 2-3 in Paris, France.

EIT Health MedTech Bootcamp is a partnership between ZiMT and EIT Health and combines ZiMT’s medtech expertise and healthcare network with various opportunities EIT Health offers. It aims to efficiently equip interdisciplinary teams of young and ambitious engineers and health practitioners with an entrepreneurial toolbox and a strong network to catapult their promising healthcare transforming ideas. The program is closely organized together with partners: FAU, unternehmertum, Medical Valley EMN, Medical University Lodz, IESE Business School, Medicen and IPN.


MedTech Bootcamp 2018

If you’re interested in the MedTech Bootcamp 2018 take a look at the brochure.

The second place went to ReMeDi from Munich, who designed a tele-robotic medical device that enables doctors to examine patients over long distances. Deepsense from Paris scored on the third place and is working on cardiac and respiratory monitoring devices that allows a follow-up of babies without electrodes.

The winning team, OPSYON, had the chance to present their business idea again at the EIT Health Summit 2018 in Lodz. OPSYON also won this event and made the startup the winner of all six EIT Health Bootcamps.

  • Phase 1 – Business Design Toolbox – Munich (2018-09-10 – 2018-09-21)
  • Phase 2 – Validation – Erlangen, Nürnberg (2018-10-01 – 2018-10-12)
  • Phase 3 – Roadshow: Stop Barcelona (2018-10-22 – 2018-10-26)
  • Phase 3 – Roadshow: Delft (2018-10-29 – 2018-11-01)
  • Phase 3 – Roadshow: Galway (2018-11-05 – 2018-11-09)