The MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM in hall 10 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!
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.
These are the focus topics of the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM in 2020
MEDICA DISRUPT – 100 start-ups in the pitch
9th MEDICA Start-up Competition – Health apps, diagnostics, AI in healthcare, robotics
12th Healthcare Innovation World Cup – IoMT devices, wearables, smart patches, smart implants & more
Internet of Medical Things (IoT) – Wearables, printed electronics, cyber security and more
COVID19 – Redefining connected health
Robotics – Advancing surgical precision and efficient processes
Mobile Health – Improving healthcare at home and at the point of care
Digital Prevention – Increasing health and fitness and decreasing chronic diseases
Affordable Health – Democratizing healthcare around the planet
Digital Healthcare Act – Improving healthcare provision through digitization and innovation
Selection of MEDICA DISRUPT start-up session topics
AI / data analytics in healthcare
Diagnostics and health monitoring
FemTech – Women´s and baby´s health
WellTech – Healthy lifestyle
BrainTech – Cognitive and mental health
Chronic disease treatment and therapy
Solutions for hospitals and care centers
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.
Participation in both competitions is free of charge and registration (in English) is possible until 23 September 2020 (23:59 PST).
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.