ICI World Startup Competition 2020

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The ICI contest offers unique benefits to Startups from around the globe. Earn global exposure to ICI’s inclusive innovation network. Chase the $150,000 innovation award sponsored by the Jon DeHaan Foundation.

What’s it all about?

As a finalist in the ICI 2020 Innovation Award competition, you will be elected to pitch your startup in a plenary session at the ICI for All 2020 Global Innovation Summit. Riding on ICI’s reputation and network, this contest amplifies exposure for your technology to key industry investors.

Winning the ICI Innovation Award offers unparalleled clinical and commercial validation, as well as valuable exposure to an international audience that should help spur investors and other interested parties to take note of your innovation and help it progress towards benefiting patients.

What’s in it for me?

As a finalist in the ICI 2020 Innovation Award competition, you will be elected to pitch your startup company in a plenary session of the the ICI Meeting 2020 in Israel.

Finalists will receive a full array of valuable benefits:

Leverage prestige from being a finalist of a highly regarded international award Gain exposure to international investment community and key industry players Obtain invaluable guidance and endorsement from world-class panel and peers.

The competition is open to pre-seed and seed-stage med-tech startups companies from around the globe whose innovative solutions can be applied to cardiovascular diagnostics and interventions.

We will consider the following areas:
  • Medical Devices
  • Digital/Mobile Health / Health ICT
  • Biomedicine
  • Medical Consumer Products
  • Medical Diagnostics
  • Medical Therapeutics
  • Healthcare Services/Processes
Stage One: Submission

How do you sign up? It’s very simple:
Please login the submission system and in three easy steps to insert your Pitch.
Deadline for submission October 25, 2020.

Stage Two: Compatibility

This is a preliminary stage in which your idea will be reviewed and an update will soon be followed regarding your compatibility to the ICI Innovation award.

Stage Three: Extended Submission

Once confirmed by the committee you will be invited to the extended submission stage. You will then be require to send a partial business plan (instructions will be provided) for the review of the prestige ICI Innovation Award judges.