01WHY JOIN THE PROGRAM?

ACCESS TO EIT HEALTH NETWORK

EIT Health leverages the expertise of more than 140 leading organisations spanning key areas of healthcare, such as pharma, medtech, payers, research institutions and universities.

2-WEEK EUROPEAN ROADTRIP

Meet partners within the EIT Health network in different countries all over Europe.

CREATE VALUE PROPOSITION

You and your co-founder(s) will create a clear value proposition, once you have found your product-market fit.

LISTEN TO YOUR MARKET

You will receive the right tools and learn how to structure your market validation and listen to your customer.

1-ON-1 MENTORING

You have access to one-on-one sessions with a mentor that matches your focus area and background.

LEARN HOW TO PITCH

You will be able to strongly pitch your idea and to tailor it for different audiences and for different time slots. Including the perfect elevator pitch!

02WANT TO KNOW MORE?

Get in touch with Tjarda Voorneman to learn more about the EIT Health MedTech Validation Lab!
Tjarda Voorneman MedTech Focus Area Manager - [email protected]

ValidationLab is a unique two-month pressure cooker that allows aspiring entrepreneurs from all over Europe to discover the business potential of their medtech ideas (preferably hardware & complex technology). The program helps participants to explore and validate their ideas, market potential and business model – and to launch in markets all over Europe.

This EIT Health Bootcamp program targets business professionals, students, PhDs, engineers and scientists who want to test the commercial feasibility of their ideas. Participants work in teams to develop the skills needed to launch their ideas as a startup. The program will also introduce participants to the European innovation eco-system, and help them develop a network of peers, experts and mentors. The EIT Health Bootcamp ValidationLab is created by YES!Delft, which has startup expertise, and EIT Health partners, who bring extensive knowledge to the project. It is designed to let promising tech teams validate their technology across four different countries by talking to customers, industry experts and specialists.

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  • Goal: find your market/product fit, a validated customer segment and a value proposition design that responds to the actual needs of your customer.We use methods from Steve Blank’s Lean Launchpad and Alexander Osterwalder’s Value Proposition Design. You will test the correctness of your assumptions by talking to as many potential customers as possible.
  • What: a proven method consisting of workshops, peer2peer coaching, field excursions, netoworking events. In total 8 weeks of validation including a roadtrip in Europe to investigate market potential in Dublin, Munich and Barcelona. Receive input and feedback from fellow participants, experienced trainers and personal mentors.
  • Launchday: EIT Health Bootcamp Validation Lab finishes with Launchday: a day dedicated to showcasing, networking and matchmaking. The event is focused on facilitating effective connections between companies, potential clients and/or potential investors.
  • Selection criteria: innovative technology, team of 2 or more cofounders.
  • Pizza money: teams get 10K pizzamoney to cover travelling, housing and expenses to live during the program.

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