Looking for companies in Cardiovascular, Diabetes, Neurological & Orthopedic (spine) domains

CALL CLOSED February 26, 2021 – 12 PM 

I would like to inform you about a unique opportunity for your company to get in contact and collaborate with the leading global MedTech player Medtronic in the Netherlands.

To give you some background  the Medlim program has been initiated by Medtronic and our members LIOF, together with the expertise centers Brightlands Maastricht UniversityMedace, and powerd by imec.istart.

More specifically, the program is looking for promising startups/scaleups that are developing breakthrough, innovative MedTech products and services in the Cardiovascular, Diabetes, Neurological & Orthopedic (spine) domains.

To get a better understanding of the opportunities in the “Limburg region” in The Netherlands and to have a close collaboration with Medtronic experts, we can offer you a free of charge intensive 3-week fast track acceleration program onsite (accommodation will be paid by Medlim for max. 2 participants/startup).

Important dates

CALL CLOSED February 26, 2021 – 12 PM

PRE-SELECTION by Medlim Partners: March 15, 2021

BOARDROOM PITCHES of preselected ventures (ONLINE) resulting in a FINAL SELECTION by Medlim Partners: March 31 – April 1, 2021

Selected startups/scaleups will be invited for the fast track program with the Medlim partners:

  • Online DEEP-DIVE to get to know you better, discuss program support per selected startup:  1h call on April 5 or 6, 2021
  • START PROGRAM with introduction and 2 ONLINE WORKSHOPS and 1 on 1 interaction with expert: period April 19 – May 7, 2021
  • FAST ACCELERATION PROGRAM LIVE in The Netherlands (INTENSIVE INTERACTION WITH MEDLIM PARTNERS, EXPERT WORKSHOP SESSIONS, 1 ON 1 COACHING, MENTORSHIP, INTRODUCTION MEETINGS…) dates are covid dependent May 17 – June 4, 2021
  • PITCH EVENT WITH INVESTORS June 4, 2021

What’s in it for you?
Once selected, you will have the unique opportunity to benefit from the expert know-how, network, collaboration & funding opportunities of the Medlim Partners:

  • Medtronic– as a global leader in medical technology, services, and solutions – will share its extensive expertise, with an emphasis on achieving a good quality system and correct documentation to prepare the ventures for human feasibility and potential collaboration options / financing.
  • In terms of clinical validation support, the ecosystem also has a lot to offer in the form of in-depth knowledge available at the Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus and facilities such as the Medacecleanroom.
  • LIOFoffers access to a large network in the Limburg region as well as financing options.
  • Interaction with other startups/scaleups
  • Pitch event for investors and a follow-up roadshow with relevant investors.

Who can apply?
Startups/scale-ups active in one of the following fields: Cardiovascular, Diabetes, Neurological & Orthopedic (spine) that are interested in a collaboration with the leading MedTech player Medtronic together with Brightlands Maastricht Campus/Medace, and are prepared to travel to Europe (the Netherlands) for max 3 weeks (part of the acceleration program).

How to apply?
Visit www.medlim.com