UPDATE: I2M is now happy to announce that participating demand-side organisation will obtain:
The commercialisation of any Active and Healthy Ageing (AHA) solution is a complex task, especially when the solution is used by health and care professionals. Selling into healthcare organisations, such as hospitals or insurers, is challenging. Solutions need to fit the professionals’ workflow and specific requirements, and clinicians rarely have the time available to scout in detail for market offerings.
Matchmaking will match demand-related unmet needs from healthcare organisations with supply-led digital solutions. It targets healthcare providers, insurers and pharmaceutical companies looking for a concrete AHA digital solution and who are ready to implement it in their organisation. I2M Partners will:
The aim of this matchmaking is accelerating commercialisation. The benefits to participate for healthcare organisations are:
The benefits for AHA solutions providers are:
Selected participants will have the chance to attend the session which will be organised in the frame of 4YFN.
4YFN is the startup event of the world’s largest exhibition for the mobile industry, GSMA MWC. 4YFN convenes the brightest talent with the greatest ideas to develop the technologies of tomorrow. 4YFN is where top-flight investors connect with the hottest startups to change the world and where major corporations find early stage innovation to acquire or commercialise. 4YFN is committed to build the startup ecosystem for a better future.
If you are a public or private healthcare/social organisation, submit your digital need now. Deadline for submission is 14th November 2019 23:59 CET.
If you are a solution provider, I2M will launch the registration for your digital solution(s) in December 2019. We will keep you posted!
WE4AHA partners will select those needs that have the greatest:
Up to four needs will be selected.
|14 November 2019||Call for needs deadline|
|21 November 2019||Announcement of selected healthcare organisations|
|2 December 2019||Launch of the call for problem solvers|
|30 January 2020||Announcement of selected problem solvers|
24-26 February 2020
|Live event: 4YFN BARCELONA|
Who is behind this initiative?
WE4AHA is a EU-funded coordination and support action that aims to advance the effective, large-scale uptake and impact of Digital Innovation for Active and Healthy Ageing (AHA), by building a comprehensive set of support and promotion services. These February 2019 matchmaking sessions are part of the Innovation to Market (I2M) Plan that WE4AHA has created. The plan is addressed to organisations delivering AHA services and solution suppliers. It aims at facilitating relationships, mutual understanding, and scaling-up, and at increasing the impact of innovative technology-driven solutions on the AHA market.Ticbiomed is the partner in charge of this action.