European Health Catapult Medtech Semifinal

San Sebastian 30 September - 2 October 2019

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The programme on 30 September and 1 October is exclusively for the European Health Catapult Medtech Semifinalists. During these days the start-ups get intensive pitch coaching.

Our event on 2 October is open to all. Anyone wishing to attend our public event on 2 October can register here.

You wil be able to discover our 14 semifinalists, that will pitch in front of a jury and audience of market experts and investors. We have gathered together some of the most highly respected professionals in the industry to participate in this special event.

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09:00 - 17:00Pitch Training and Mentoring for semifinalists
09:00 - 17:00Pitch Training and Mentoring for semifinalists
09:30 - 10:00Registration and Welcome coffee
10:00 - 10:10Official opening
Cristina Bescos, Managing Director | EIT Health Spain
10:10 - 10:20Presentation: "Biozientziak Gipuzkoa Fundazioa"
Iker Estensoro, Biozientziak Gipuzkoa Fundazioa
10:20 - 11:40Semifinalists pitches
11:40 - 12:00Networking break
12:00 - 13:20Semifinalists pitches
13:20 - 14:30Networking lunch
14:30 - 15:10Round table - Corporate and start-up collaboration in medtech & Open Innovation ecosystems
Asier Rufino, CEO | TECNALIA Ventures
Jackie Gubbioli Bellocq, Philips
Yves Bayon, Medtronic
Alejo Costa Ribalta, GE Healthcare
Ane Ubarretxena, Cyber Surgery
Haritz Zabaleta, Fesia Technology
15:10 - 15:30Award ceremony
15:30 - 15:40Closure
15:40 - 16:30Networking cocktail