Startups Meet Pharma is an acceleration program that connects start-ups developing innovative solutions around chronic health conditions to leading European pharma partners. By bringing partners together, the program allows start-ups and pharma companies to address major health challenges collaboratively. The program targets startups with functioning products or prototypes that have already entered the market or are about to enter the market. Companies are assessed on the quality of their business idea, their fit for a specific challenge set by pharma partners, and their motivation and level of commitment.
What’s in it for Pharma Companies?
What’s in it for startups?
In the 2019 edition of Startups Meet Pharma programs, startups that were developing digital solutions with an impact on both the pharmaceutical industry and patients were invited to tackle five challenges:
Watch the recap of 2019!
“We are now engaged in discussions with UCB and one of their partners. The discussions and the training had a very high quality. It was very valuable to us. We learned and improved a lot and definitely changed our perspective about our own business and the strategy we want to follow. ”
“We had close discussions not only with senior pharma employees, but also with experts with deep functional & industry expertise! I especially want to mention our very helpful exchange with the EIT Health team and also the close collaboration with our mentor from the EIT Health Mentoring & Coaching Network. ”