It is not only the big corporations and market leaders whom you can meet at MEDICA – the tradefair is also an established meeting point to get to know young start-ups and their ideas. This year, we are not only opening the extremely popular MEDICA START-UP PARK again for you, with the 13th Healthcare Innovation World Cup and the 10th MEDICA Start-up COMPETITION we will also have two competitions for start-ups. Learn everything about the newcomers of medicine here!
MEDICA START-UP PARK
Hall 12, stand 12E53
MEDICA is the world’s largest event for the medical industry. As a young and innovative company, you should make use of this dimension and secure a space in our new MEDICA START-UP PARK for the Digital Health Sector. We will bring you together with the TOP decision-makers of the medical industry as well as experts and personalities from the worlds of business, research and politics.
More than 40 start-ups display their solutions in this year's MEDICA START-UP PARK!
MEDICA DISRUPT - Start-ups present innovations from the health sector
Hall 12, stand 12E35
MEDICA 2021 welcomes hundreds of healthcare start-ups among the exhibitors and speakers. The world’s largest medical trade-fair brings innovators and investors together through diverse program features. In particular, the 9th MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM gives start-ups the chance to present their solutions, gain more visibility and generate valuable contacts. Be it as a finalist of the 10th MEDICA Start-up COMPETITION or the 13th Healthcare Innovation World Cup®, or as part of one of the five exciting MEDICA DISRUPT sessions for start-ups.
These are the topics of the MEDICA DISRUPT start-up sessions:
Top Health Techpreneurs of the 13th Healthcare Innovation World Cup® – How connected solutions are changing the healthcare industry
The 13th Healthcare Innovation World Cup® focuses on smart medtech and technologies for digital healthcare. It stands among the world's leading programs for health start-ups, scale-ups and SMEs. This year, more than 290 solutions were submitted.
The international judges selected the Top12 Health Techpreneurs 2021 based on the level of innovation, technological feasibility, marketing and go-to-market approach, potential time to market, commercial potential, and sustainability. The pitch & award ceremony will take place at the central meeting point for healthcare innovations – the 9th MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM, on Monday, 15 November 2021.
Here are the TOP12 Health Techrpreneurs 2021 (in alphabetical order per company name):
AiSteth – Smart stethoscope to screen, detect and predict cardio-respiratory disorders (India)
Cynteract – Rehabilitation glove (Germany)
Esper – Bionic prosthetic hand (Ukraine)
EYEMATE by Implandata Ophthalmic Products – Remote glaucoma care system (Germany)
The health innovation scene at MEDICA 2021 is spectacular. The 10th MEDICA Start-up COMPETITION alone accounted for over 250 ground-breaking solutions in AI in healthcare, health apps, robotics and others.
Among these, only the Top12 Medial Start-ups 2021 were selected to enter the finals, which takes place at the 9th MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM, on Tuesday 16 November. The breadth of applications ranges from AI-based applications for fast detection of diseases, digital therapies for chronic disorders, robot-assisted systems for rehabilitation, to magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanners and 3D printing.
The TOP12 Medical Start-ups 2021 of the 10th MEDICA Start-up COMPETITION are (in alphabetical order per category):
AI in healthcare
ExactCure – Personalized drug simulation (France)
IKOSA by KML Vision – Artificial Intelligence for bioimage analysis (Austria)
Phonolyser – Smart heart analyser (Finland)
Kranus Edera – Health app to treat erection problems (Germany)
Invirto by Sympatient – App-based psychotherapy, mobile VR & telehealth treatment for anxiety (Germany)
Tarabios – Mobile connected blood coagulation diagnostics platform (Turkey)
ACCREA – Auxiliary robotic arms for medicine (Poland)
Esper – Bionic prosthetic hand (Ukraine)
Existo – Wearable robotic grasping tool (Italy)
Macu4 – Orthopedic solutions with 3D printed devices (Switzerland)
Neoscan – Innovative and compact neonatal MR System (Germany)
Virtonomy – Data driven clinical trials on virtual patients (Germany)
Networking with the AI-based matchmaking tool of MEDICA/ COMPAMED
That's what we offer to you:
Intelligent algorithm makes contact suggestions based on your interests and product focus Interact via chat and virtual meeting rooms Efficient trade fair participation via meeting scheduling and networking even before the trade fair starts
Our hygiene and infection protection concept for MEDICA and COMPAMED trade fair 2021
Back to Business. To make sure only good ideas are circulated at our end we do our utmost: with standards for hygiene and infection protection for all our events at the Düsseldorf exhibition grounds – for our exhibitors, visitors, partners and members of staff. All take action to make trade fairs also an experience in this day and age – safely and jointly. #PROTaction