11 Health Market Program

APPLICATIONS ARE CLOSED FOR OCTOBER’S EDITION

NEXT EDITION IN 2019 


 

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WHAT IS IT?

The Health Market Program is a training program for all healthcare innovators who need that extra push to get their business model done and validated.

The Healthcare City goal is to help build businesses and take them into the market.

To do so, we organize a 11 week training program where we have two main goals:

  • to find ideas with great potential and great teams.
  • help them structuring and validate business models through a close relationship with the market and healthcare sector specialists.

You will finish this program with the tools, resources, know how and network you need to launch a healthcare business.

What ideas are we looking for?

Any that will solve a problem or improve a process in the healthcare sector, from pharma to hospital or even the insurance sector.

Need an example?

  • prevention, screening & management of the diabetic patient;
  • enhancing patient’s adherence to therapy;
  • reducing medication’s waste by institutions (hospitals, etc);
  • patient tracking inside the emergency ward;
  • among many others.

HOW WILL IT HAPPEN?

*these dates apply for 2018 October’s edition.

Creating Your Business Plan (7)

There will only be three mandatory presencial moments, when the presence of your team will be required at our facilites:

PHASE 1 – PRE-MARKET

  • WEEK 1 (October 8-12): where you will have all the classes and gather information from healthcare specialists. It’s also when you will get the chance to meet our team, your colleagues and the group of mentors that will support you throughout the entire program.
  • WEEK 6 (November 12 – 14): we will have three days of healthcare and business specific lectures and hands-on sessions.

PHASE 2 – CONSOLIDATION PHASE

  • WEEK 11 (December 17-19): here is when we will talk about money, practice your pitch and, last but definitely not least, have the Pitch Day!

After the 11 weeks, you will have

  • Your business model validated by the market;
  • Your business model validated by a group of healthcare specialists and investors;
  • A complete business plan;
  • A sales pitch.

Perks during the program

  • Mentoring from healthcare industry specialists.
  • Hands-on work with our team, mentors and specialists.
  • Participation in two conferences sponsored by the Healthcare City.
  • Media coverage on Pitch Day

Participation Fee

The 11 Health Market Program has a participation fee of 250€ per team.

However, the 10 first accepted applications will get to make our program for free. We will review applications by order of submission, so the sooner you submit your application, the higher will be the chance of getting access to our program for free.


WHAT HAPPENS IF I AM SELECTED TO INCUBATE?

After the Pitch Day, if you are selected to incubate at the Healthcare City, you will get the full support of the Healthcare City team and network to get your business in the market. You will also have access to:

  • Support of Healthcare City Founders to (if applicable):
    • Pilot your service/product;
    • Become your first client;
    • Recruit you to develop your project in-house;
    • Help you reach their national and international network;
    • Among other options.
  • Access to Amazon Activate program (AWS Portfolio: up to $15,000 USD in AWS credits).
  • Chance to be selected to win a prize at the Healthcare City annual event.

FAQ

WHERE WILL THE PROGRAM HAPPEN?

All classes, lectures, hands on work will happen at NOVA Medical School, right in Lisbon City center. See directions here.

WHERE CAN I APPLY TO THIS PROGRAM?

In order to apply, you should submit your application on our f6s form, here. In order to increase your chances of being accepted into our program, we highly recommend you to submit a 3 minute video where you introduce your idea/project and team.

As previously mentioned, the 11 Health Market Program has a participation fee of 250€ per team. However, the 10 first accepted applications will get to make our program for free. We will review applications by order of submission, so the sooner you submit your application, the higher will be the chance of getting access to our program for free.

WHAT IS THE DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS?

Applications must have been properly completed (status: submitted), with all the requested information and have been received by the stated deadline. Otherwise, they will not be accepted, as well as incomplete applications.

We will select the best teams/ideas based on the idea and team/entrepreneur business potential.

IF I AM SELECTED TO INCUBATE AT THE HEALTHCARE CITY, WHAT WILL BE THE FEES?

the teams selected to integrate the Healthcare City willl be subject to our Fees, Benefits & Conditions.

I AM A FOREIGNER

We get applications from more than 47 different countries and we really enjoy having this mixture of cultures. Portugal is a great place to spend a few days or even a few weeks: we have an affordable living cost, good lifestyle, sun almost all year and a great ecosystem for startups.

If you are coming to Portugal we can assist you on where to live, visa questions, cost of living, etc. Please address your questions to hello@healthcarecity.pt

CAN I TAKE A LOOK AT WHAT HAPPENED IN PREVIOUS EDITIONS?
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Call for Proposals end on May 20th