The MEDICA App COMPETITION is looking for app-based medical solutions. The objective is to drive the development of innovations for use in the daily routine of a patient, doctor or in the hospital.
Submit your solution and take the chance to pitch on stage of the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM, the hotspot for digital innovations at MEDICA. The selected 10 best innovators will pitch their app-based medical solutions live on stage of the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM in front of international healthcare experts, investors and potential partners and users.
The competion language is English!
Submissions for the MEDICA App COMPETITION are possible until 18 September 2019 (23:59 PST).
Conditions of participation 2019
Medical App for mobile and non-mobile devices
Submissions in English
Available at least in one market until end of Q2 2020 and not launched before 2016
All submissions will be evaluated and rated by the MEDICA App COMPETITION jury based on the following criteria: Degree of innovation, Commercial potential, Technological feasibility, Marketing approach, Time to market, Required investments.
Conformity with the "Medical Device Directive" or the "FDA Approval" is not required.
These were the winners of the MEDICA App COMPETITION 2018
FibriCheck is a CE / FDA cleared smartphone application to detect different cardiac arrhythmias using a smartphone camera in combination with artificial intelligence and generate an actionable report both to doctor and/or patients.
Tonic App helps medical doctors to diagnose and treat their patients by curating for them, in smarter ways, the massively dispersed resources they need for their day-to-day work.
The Veta Health app empowers patients throughout their care journey between and beyond traditional healthcare settings. Real-time insight about health status and responsive care pathways enable patients to manage their health conditions and understand their care protocols with ease digitally connecting patients to their personal care networks enables stronger support and better health management over the long term.
15:00 h – 15:05 h Welcome & introduction 7th MEDICA App COMPETITION Christian Grosser, Deputy Director MEDICA, Messe Düsseldorf GmbH Mark Wächter, Moderator and Host of MEDICA App COMPETITION, Mobile Strategy Consultant, Author, Mr. Mobile, MWC.mobi
15:05 h – 15:25 h Panel discussion: Global status in medical mobile solutions Lars Buch, Managing Director, Startupbootcamp Digital Health Dr. Klaus Stöckemann, Managing Partner, Peppermint Venture Partners Moderator: Muthu Singaram, CEO, IIT Madras HTIC Incubator & Founder, VibaZone
15:25 h – 15:35 h Bayer #G4A: Hacking corporate culture through start-up collaboration Oliver Gassner, Head of Digital Health Intelligence EMEA, Bayer
15:35 h – 15:40 h MEDICA App COMPETITION: Rules, prices & 7MAC starting grid Mark Wächter, Moderator and Host of MEDICA App COMPETITION, Mobile Strategy Consultant, Author, Mr. Mobile, MWC.mobi
15:40 h – 16:40 h MEDICA App COMPETITION: Live-pitch of 10 medical applications 3 minutes pitch & 2 minutes Q&A each
16:40 h – 16:55 h MEDICA App COMPETITION: Deliberation of jury & announcement of TOP 3 apps Muthu Singaram, Jury Captain MEDICA App COMPETITION
Interlude:FTR4H @ SXSW 2019 festival - an inspiring fusion Tom Mitchell, President & CEO, Messe Düsseldorf North-America Mirko Whitfield, International Development SXSW EMEA & Asia
16:55 h – 17:00 h MEDICA App COMPETITION: Award ceremony Mark Wächter, Moderator and Host of MEDICA App COMPETITION, Mobile Strategy Consultant, Author, Mr. Mobile, MWC.mobi
17:00 h – 18:00 h Drinks reception & celebration of the MAC winners