Video: MEDICA App COMPETITION - And the winner is....

Checking, if and when the train comes, browsing in social networks, ordering online - apps are very versatile. They have also already arrived in medicine. Latest applications were presented at MEDICA App COMPETITION. We have spoken to the three winners and Mark Wächter, the organizer of the competition.


Winners of MAC Pitch Event 2016

1. Platz


UpRight ist ein Wearable, das dabei hilft, seine Körperhaltung zu korrigieren, indem es am Rücken vibriert, sobald man krumm sitzt.

2. Platz

Biop Medical

Biop Medical hat eine innovative, patientennahe Labordiagnostik (Point-of-Care) Technologie zur Echtzeit-Erkennung von Präkanzerosen und Krebs entwickelt.

3. Platz


Eine vollständige Telemedizin-Lösung, die überall und zu jeder Zeit eine telemedizinische Visite und eine umfassende medizinische Untersuchung erlaubt.
Foto: Gewinner "Upright" und Jurymitglieder auf dem MAC-Pitch Event 2016
Foto: Gewinnerin des 2. Platzes für "Biop Medical" mit Jurymitgliedern auf dem MAC-Pitch Event 2016
Foto: Gewinner des 3. Platzes für "tytocare" mit Jurymitgliedern auf dem MAC-Pitch Event 2016

Further Participants of the MAC Pitch Event 2016

alpha Medicus is the health service platform connecting doctors and patients.


CareScriptions - a mobile, integrated patient care platform connecting patients and care teams during recovery from major procedures to help achieve the best outcomes.
Elfi-Tech is adding new possibilities and dimensions to cardiovascular health monitoring.
The HandsUp app measures kinematic scores for shoulder function from simple movements of the arm using a smartphone.


Medivizor provides people with serious or chronic medical conditions, or their medical teams, all the cutting edge information they need know – personalized just for them.
MyndYou is a groundbreaking solution based on a proprietary monitoring and behavior analytics platform which offers, for the first time ever, personalized actionable insights to allow for cognitive intervention and improved care.
Preventicus Heartbeats is a certified medical App to detect heart rhythm diseases and especially to check for the presence of absolute arrhythmia suspicious of atrial fibrillation - simply by smartphone camera and with proven clinical accuracy.

Preventis SmartTest® Calprotectin

Preventis SmartTest Calprotectin® is a combination of a biochemical rapid-test and a smartphone app which delivers quantitative test results, designed for the use as self-test by patients (or as point of a care test for the medical practice.)
Secure way for mobile collaboration and knowledge sharing among physicians.
TheraPee is the first and only online bedwetting treatment in the world. It is an interactive Enuresis Web Home-based software program, allows every child worldwide to achieve outstanding results from the comfort of their own home.
Foto: Participants and moderator of the MAC-Pitch Events 2016