Health Venture Lab is a community built by many. Our partners ensure the support in resources and expertise to make Health Venture Lab a unique Accelerator, while our experienced coaches help bring out the best in the teams. Alumni support is crucial, so we thrive to keep in close contact with our graduated participants.
GE Healthcare is a leading provider of Healthcare equipment, from state-of-the-art MRI machines, to digital solutions that helps collaboration of medical teams. GE is ambition is to use it’s vast experience in operating in the industry to drive innovation through businesses. Through Health VentureLab you will have the unique opportunity to be supported by the best in the business.
EIT Health is a network of best-in-class health innovators backed by the EU. We deliver solutions to enable European citizens to live longer, healthier lives by promoting innovation. We connect the right people and the right topics across European borders, so that innovation can happen at the intersection of research, education and business – for the benefit of citizens. Through EIT Health you will have a fast track to key international players that will speed up the expansion of your business.
Semmelweis University is a leading institution of higher education in Hungary and the Central European region within the area of medicine, health sciences. The University is a truly international community, programmes are offered in three languages (Hungarian, English, German), and foreign students account for nearly third of the around 10,000 students studying at the University’s six faculties. In addition to teaching, Semmelweis University provides a wide range of health care services. With almost forty patient care units organised into four clinical blocks, it is one of the largest health care institutions in Hungary. Research, development, and innovation comprise an important part of the University’s three-fold mission. With 300 research groups the university focuses on early diagnostics and therapy, prevention of diseases, health preservation and healthy and active aging. Many of its professors are members of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, with close collaboration between the two institutions in numerous areas
Hiventures’ mission is to support the cutting-edge ideas of freshly established startups and innovative businesses, to strengthen the entrepreneurial culture and protect the values of its community. Since we believe Hungary is the country of great talents, with our new investment programs our aim is to endorse and mentor these young entrepreneurs’ ideas, thus contributing to the growth of a sustainable and continuously developing startup ecosystem. Besides helping the young talents to thrive, we are dedicated to build and maintain a long term and strong strategic partnership with the domestic and regional capital market participants. We believe that Hiventures will not only be able to support the domestic growth, but through the invested companies we can contribute to the increase of Hungary’s international competitive advantage.
VentureLab is a leading business accelerator, with an excellent track-record in helping innovative ideas reach the market. Together with University of Groningen they drive innovation in various areas, including Healthcare. Health VentureLab uses VentureLab methodology to improve participating teams competencies.
The Medical University of Lodz is the largest public medical university in Poland. Its mission is focused on: – educating students in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, nursing as well as in other medicine- related disciplines – educating research staff (PhD programs) – conducting research and scientific activity – developing postgraduate programs offer. Using the knowledge and potential of the people, by deliberate action, we are building a bridge between science and business. We support and coordinate the directions of cooperation between these two areas, so that they complement and directly influence the economic development in the field of medicine and health. Our main role is to incubate new business ventures while providing administrative support at all stages of commercialization. We focus on building the broader collaboration between Polish as well as foreign researchers and entrepreneurs, representing various fields. We cooperate with research centers from around the world. Our capital is the highly regarded scientific researchers conducting work in the area of: oncology, neurology, neurodegenerative diseases, biomolecular sciences, cardiology, diabetes, allergy and immunology.
The University of Debrecen is more than four hundred and fifty years old, it is Hungary’s oldest higher education institution operated continuously in the same city and as one of the largest educational centers of the country it is a central player in Hungarian higher education. It has outstanding educational, research, and innovation capacities in international comparison as well and based on these it plays a major role in the realization of objectives of national strategy. It is also one of the top 500 universities in the world. The student community of 30,000 can study in 14 faculties, in institutions of excellent scholarly standard. As a leading university it is known in Hungary as an intellectual center providing the widest spectrum of educational programs while also closely cooperating with the private sector, the business sphere, and the local government.