The virtual.MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM is the innovation and networking forum for the healthcare industry and related disciplines, where international companies and start-ups present their latest insights, technologies and solutions for connected and mobile healthcare. More than 130 speakers will show which digital topics will be on the future health agenda. About 100 selected start-ups present their solutions in the MEDICA DISRUPT sessions and pitches. They will revolutionize healthcare with their breakthrough solutions.
The forum language is English, the forum will take place as a purely virtual event online this year!
MEDICA DISRUPT will host the 9th MEDICA Start-up Competition (Health apps, diagnostics, AI in healthcare, robotics, until 2019: MEDICA App COMPETITION) and the 12th Healthcare Innovation World Cup. 12 finalists of each competition will present their solutions in the pitch and the jury selects the winners live, which are subsequently awarded. Registration is possible until 23 September at www.innovationworld.com. Participation in the competition is free of charge. In the MEDICA DISRUPT Reverse Pitch, Corporate Healthcare Accelerators present their programs and how they work with innovators to support their business development.
With more than 8,500 visitors in 2019, the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM once again proved to be the leading networking platform for innovation in the healthcare industry.
And the winner is ...
Not only one, but two exciting award ceremonies will take place during virtual.MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM. Christian Stammel, Founder and CEO of the WT Wearable Technologies Group, reveals more in our video clip.
Join the 9th MEDICA Start-up COMPETITION and the 12th Healthcare Innovation World Cup
Take part in the 9th edition of the MEDICA Start-up COMPETITION and present your start-up at MEDICA. This year the competition is looking for "Health Apps", as well as solutions in the categories "Diagnostics", "AI in Healthcare" and "Robotics". Register here for MEDICA Start-up COMPETITION.
The solutions must be available on the market by the end of Q2 2021 and must not have been launched before 2017. Conformity with the "Medical Device Directive", the "Medical Device Directive" or an "FDA Approval" is not required. Besides the participation in the official finals at MEDICA, there are cash prizes and valuable business connections to be won.
The 12th Healthcare Innovation World Cup® is part of the world's leading competition for IoT and wearable technology start-ups, scale-ups and SMEs. Internet of Medical Things solutions can be submitted here, from wearable technologies, digital biomarkers, and intelligent patches to smart implants. Register here for the Healthcare Innovation World Cup.
The application deadline for this year's awards has passed, but you can already apply for the awards in the next year!
Forum and Conference program at virtual.MEDICA 2020
Experience a medical technology highlight in virtual form that can be accessed by anyone from anywhere - virtual.MEDICA from 16 - 19 November 2020. And where you can still discover innovations, maintain contacts and stay up to date through knowledge transfer.
Partner and exhibiting options for MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM
At the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM, companies can become MCHF Gold Partner, partners of the MEDICA DISRUPT Start-up Sessions and Pitches or partner of the MEDICA Start-up Competition.
The MEDICA DISRUPT Accelerator Pitch gives incubators, accelerators and investors the opportunity to introduce themselves in an innovative format to the visitors of MEDICA and MCHF as well as the start-ups .
There will also be a limited number of exhibition stands at the forum.