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Deadline: January 15, 2019 00:00 (CET)| Apply here
Eligibility: raised at least $1 million, or raised a Series A round, or, have at least one qualified institutional investor or strategic investor that you can identify
Dates: April 23-24, 2019
Location: Chicago, the United States

MedCity INVEST Pitch Perfect Contest 2019

MedCity INVEST is the premier national healthcare investing conference based in the Midwest.

For well over a decade, this conference has united active investors with corporate business development executives to syndicate investment opportunities with promising start-ups in the biopharma, diagnostics, medical device, health IT, and health services sectors.

Meet and connect with active investors, corporate development execs and healthcare’s most promising startups at MedCity INVEST—your next stop after the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference.

MedCity INVEST is the premier national healthcare investing conference based in the Midwest, uniting active investors with corporate business development executives to facilitate investment opportunities with the most promising healthcare startups.

Pitch Perfect Contest

Forty companies will take part in the annual INVEST Pitch Perfect Contest where selected startups in biopharma, diagnostics, digital health and medical devices pitch live to judges.

Judges will evaluate the presentations, ask probing questions, and select winners in each track.

Who should apply?

To see how you stack up next to the most innovative healthcare startups nationally, you should apply now and here. Companies must fulfil one of these requirements:

  • raised at least $1 million, or
  • raised a Series A round, or,
  • have at least one qualified institutional investor or strategic investor that you can identify

Companies should also be looking for additional funding in the next 12 months. When completing the 2-page executive summary, please describe clearly what the unmet need in the marketplace is, what your value proposition is and how your product works in terms of the science behind it.

For instance, for biopharma startups, the science could be the mechanism of action. If you have the results of a pilot or other relevant information, please include. We are also interested in your go-to-market strategy.

This will help investors screen your application based on the following criteria:

  • Business Idea
  • Market Opportunity
  • Revenue Model
  • Founder’s Experience

Interested in applying for the MedCity INVEST Pitch Perfect Contest 2019? Register your participation by following the registration link and taking the suggested steps.


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