EIT Health Investor Lounge

Ghent, Belgium - 6 November 2019

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EIT Health organises its third EIT Health Investor Lounge, an event for start-ups with high growth potential, a solid business plan and dedicated team 'ready' to showcase it to investors and strategic partners. Investors will gather on the 6th of November
for the EIT Health Investor Lounge at Ghent University in Belgium. The pre-selected
ventures will pitch for potential investors that are interested in solid investment opportunities within their strategic outlook.

Two pitching sessions:

  1. Headstart - EIT Health Belgium-Netherlands (runners-up)  
  2. Investor Network - ventures with Digital Health Solutions or Disruptive Medical Devices

A jury, composed by industry experts, business angels and early stage investors, will assess the Headstart pitches during dedicated Q&A session after each pitch. In between the pitching sessions there will be a highly interactive Panel discussion on building effective teams. There will also be the opportunity to have “one-to-one” talks in dedicated, comfortable spaces.

We look forward to seeing you in Ghent!

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Confirmed Speakers

We have gathered highly respected professionals in the industry to discuss the role in scaling companies in today's environment. Among our esteemed speakers and panelists are:

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Start-up pitches

Pitching session 1 - Headstart

The EIT Health Headstart Programme provides funding of up to €50 000 to support early stage companies and SMEs in developing new products and services. Selected companies will work on their product launch project with support from the regional managers to access local and EIT Health networks.

During the Investor Lounge, the jury will award the three best runners-up with a Belgium-Netherlands Headstart grant.  

Pitching session 2 - Digital Health Solutions and Disruptive Medical Devices

Start-ups from the EIT Health Investork Network will pitch their investment propositions to the Investor Committee followed by a profound Q&A.

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Please complete the online registration form by November 1st. For general questions regarding the event please contact:

Nicolas van de Kerkhof - Junior Business Creation Manager EIT Health Belgium-Netherlands
Bart Haex - Business Creation Manager EIT Health Belgium-Netherlands

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