Startupbootcamp announced the 10 startups that will join its Berlin based Digital Health program.
A diverse range of teams covering various business topics – from Behavior Change programs to women’s health and artificial intelligence – were chosen to join the accelerator program which starts on November 7th 2016.
After reviewing 197 applications, the startups were chosen during a two-day selection process. In total, 21 finalists were invited to attend the Startupbootcamp Digital Health Selection Days in Berlin from 29th to 30th September and pitch their startups in interviews to 70 program mentors and corporate partners such as arvato CRM Healthcare, Deutsche Apotheker -und Ärtzebank (apoBank), Munich Health, Philips and Sanofi in Germany.
The ten winners selected for the 2016 cohort include:
FetView, from Czech Republic, has developed a system supporting female and fetal healthcare physicians to analyze medical images with Big Data and machine learning.
YuScale, from Germany, determines the carbohydrates and other nutritions of ready to eat meals which is the daily pain point for diabetics.
iRewardHealth, from USA, provides an evidence-based incentive program motivating healthy behavior change through an adaptive reward system adjusting to user’s level of engagement.
Memoria, from Israel, has developed a location-based platform aimed at guiding, assisting and monitoring Alzheimer’s patients throughout their daily routines.
MediLad, from Germany, has developed a virtual health assistant (AI) that provides curated content in women’s health and Sexual Transmitted Diseased (STIs) through instant messaging platforms.
Paralign, from USA, has developed a thought and mood tracker with combined AIs that help users identify recurring thought patterns, creating support communities, building an on-demand marketplace for mental health.
Innovitas Vitae, from Italy, has provided a diagnostic biomarker screening (IMMUNOX™) to detect temporary infertility in women and a food supplement (NOFLAMOX™) as an effective approach for female infertility care.
Coronect, from Germany, provides a medical device which sends cardiovascular vital signs directly to the cloud for physicians to analyze anywhere, anytime.
FindAir, from Poland, provides a smart inhaler for people suffering from asthma that tracks all valuable geo-location based data that can help to prevent an asthma episode, reduce the needed medication dosage and teach users about the triggers.
Dermtest, from Estonia, has developed a Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) for people to get fast access to skin-cancer early detection services at the nearest GP’s practice.
Led by Juliane Zielonka, Managing Director, Startupbootcamp Digital Health Berlin provides startups with mentorship from 100+ entrepreneurs, investors, and corporate partners, six months of free coworking space in Berlin, €15,000 seed funding, and perks and special offers worth over €400k. At the end of
the three-month program, startups pitch at Demo Day to more than 150 investors.