Startupbootcamp Digital Health Berlin

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About the Program

Startupbootcamp Digital Health Berlin is the leading program supporting innovative companies combining medical knowledge with smart technologies, with a special focus on behavior change, diagnostics and genomics, big data and analytics.

Our intensive program provides 10 selected digital health companies with hands-on mentorship from over 100 industry experts, logistics support, office space in the heart of Berlin, seed funding, and access to a global network of investors and corporate partners from across the digital health industry.

A group of amazing partners supports the Startupbootcamp program including Arvarto Bertelsman, Deutsche Apotheker und Artzebank, Munich RE, Philips, Sanofi, and Dentons. These key industry players provide expertise, exposure channels, APIs and unparalleled access to their deep digital health network of industry professionals from around the world.

Healthcare in Germany is a highly regulated market, and the turnaround time can be pretty high. Knowledge & guidance from experienced mentors can go a long way in speeding up your startups growth. For any startup that dreams of launching in Germany, Berlin is the perfect place to be in. Berlin has proven itself as the ultimate playground for healthcare innovation and boasts of 35 large research institutes and universities focusing on life sciences, including internationally renowned institutions. Here You find Europe’s largest university clinic, Charité, the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine, the Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin (German Heart Centre Berlin) and other institutes of the Fraunhofer Gesellschaft and Max Planck Society, as well as the Helmholtz and Leibniz Associations. Currently, 300 medical technology companies, 240 biotech companies, and 30 pharmaceuticals manufacturers have chosen Berlin their premier location, and the number is growing. How this translates for your startup is access to vast networks of reliable researchers, a great test ground for your product to be chiseled in, and huge pools of affordable, awesome workforce.

To us, Digital Health is the convergence of medical knowledge with technology. Digital health improves our health and makes it possible for us to live better through personalized and precise solutions while improving access to health care delivery and increasing the level of health services.

We are looking to support high potential startups that focus on innovation solutions along the patient pathway.

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Want to meet us?

Join one of our FastTracks and Office Hours to engage with industry experts and get valuable feedback! Pick a city and APPLY.

Date City Venue
May 16 Berlin DENTONS
May 17 Amsterdam Sbc Amsterdam
May 18 Stockholm Goto 10
May 23 Berlin Sanofi
May 24 Tel Aviv MIXiii BIOMED
May 30 Braga Startup Braga
June 1 Basel TBA
June 2 Vienna Pioneers
June 6 Hamburg Philips
June 16 Paris Sanofi
June 19 Dusseldorf apoBank

 

Not in your town? Discover here other countries and join our Online Office Hours.

 

Key Focus Areas

Diagnostics and Genomics

Behavior Change

Big Data & Analytics

Telemedicine

Remote Monitoring

Personalized Medicine

Disease Progression

Timeline

  • Mar 20

    Applications open

  • Jun 20

    Applications close

  • Jul 19 - 20

    Selection Days

  • Sep 04

    Program begins

  • Dec 05

    Demo Day

What's the Deal?

3-Month Program

An intense 3-month program supporting entrepreneurs to scale their industry-changing technology businesses.

Masterclasses

Expert-led sessions covering all scaling fundamentals from business model canvas, to business development and fundraising

Corporate Partners

Collaborate deeply with leading corporates in your industry to secure customers, pilot projects, and partnerships

Global Network

Unmatched access to a global network of mentors, corporate partners, industry experts, and alumni across 40+ countries

Tailored Mentorship

Over 100 carefully selected mentors from the digital health industry who provide hands-on support and valuable introductions

Coworking Space

Free coworking desk space at the dynamic Startupbootcamp Digital Health Berlin offices for your entire team during the 3-month program

Living Expenses

€15,000 in cash per company provided to cover living expenses so teams can commit 100% of their time to the program

Perks & Discounts

Over €450,000 in exclusive partner deals from leading technology providers such as Google, Amazon, Intel, SendGrid, and others

Alumni Growth Program

Continued post-program support far after the 3-month program ends through annual alumni events, deals and tailored introductions

Industry Events

Exclusive exposure opportunities to take part in leading digital health conferences and events as exhibitors and speakers

Investor Access

Direct access to meet the most active angels and VCs investing in the digital health industry from around the world

Demo Day

A day to celebrate your achievements during the program with 400+ mentors, corporate partners, investors and press attendees

  In return, we ask for 6% equity. We don't take board seats, and we don't get preferred shares. All contracts are simple, transparent, and available for all to see.

Would like to talk to us?

Make sure to meet us in one of our FastTrack events. If that's too far off,  please email healthberlin@startupbootcamp.org and let's talk.

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Location

The program is hosted at MindSpace Berlin, Friedrichstraße 68, 10117, Berlin. As far as location goes, one can't get more central in Berlin! The pace is equipped with spacious & plugged in meeting rooms, kitchen, efficient & super friendly staff & an active community of startups & entrepreneurs! The place also offers you 24/7 access, coffee & sodas! So that nothing distracts you from making your startup shine!

Startupbootcamp Digital Health Berlin Team

Harsha Jagasia

Harsha Jagasia

Chief Operating Officer
Patrick Liebig

Patrick Liebig

Startup Scout
Daryna Kubar

Daryna Kubar

Program Associate
Diana Barreno

Diana Barreno

Startup Scout
Gianmarco Fratangeli

Gianmarco Fratangeli

Marketing Manager
Sara Perestrelo

Sara Perestrelo

Startup Scout

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