MEDICA APP Competition

The MEDICA APP Competition hosted by MEDICA is searching for the most outstanding app-based solutions in the Medtech industry. It aims to take medical innovations to an advanced level, helps to ease the work of doctors by enabling omni-evaluation with in-house as well as remote patients around the globe, and improve the overall human health quality.

Submit your solution and get the opportunity to present at the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM, the hotspot for digital innovations at MEDICA, the world’s leading trade show in the healthcare industry. The Top 10 innovators will pitch their app-based medical solutions live on stage, in front of international healthcare experts, investors and potential partners and users.

The submission period for the MEDICA App COMPETITION is until 18th September 2019 (23:59 PST).

Conditions of participation

  • Medical App for mobile and non-mobile devices
  • Submissions in English
  • Available at least in one market until the end of Q2 2020 and not launched before 2016

All submissions will be evaluated and rated by the MEDICA App COMPETITION 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.

Pitches and Awarding

The judges will choose 10 finalists who will be invited to the live pitch at the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM on Tuesday 19th November.

Every finalist gets the opportunity to connect with valuable contacts and the 3 winners will additionally benefit of cash-prizes: 2,000 euros (overall winner), 1,000 euros (first runner-up) and 500 euros (second runner-up) respectively.

  1. Place: 2.000 €
  2. Place: 1.000 €
  3. Place: 500 €
The digital era is changing the medical field for good. Take one step ahead and stand among the leaders of the Medtech industry!
There is no charge to participate in the MEDICA APP Competition.
Enter your solution by September 18th, 2019 (23:59 PST time)!
Apply for the IOT/WT Innovation World CupOnce signing up, follow the questions as a guideline to complete your submission. Our system will automatically save your answers and notify us, so no extra step must be done. Until the deadline, you are free to update your solution as many times as you wish to.
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