Accenture HealthTech Innovation Challenge

2nd Round

TACKLING THE WORLD'S BIGGEST HEALTH ISSUES



 
June 30
  Call start 
 
 
September 1
  Call end 
 
 
November
  Pitching Rounds 
 
 
January 7
  Champions Selected 
 

HealthTech Innovation

The world continues to face a wide array of healthcare challenges. We will not solve them alone!

The Accenture HealthTech Innovation Challenge brings together the world’s top health leaders with emerging startup companies to tackle today’s health challenges.

How to apply

Apply Now! Selected companies will be invited to compete in one of our regional rounds. We have put together an esteemed panel of leading life sciences and healthcare company executives who will be visiting Sydney, Tokyo, Dublin and Boston to find the world’s best innovations.

The Finalists will be invited to compete in San Francisco at the Startup Health Festival on Monday, January 7, 2019.

Application Period and Selection Process

Submit your application by July 31st in order to be selected to the first Maritime Accelerator program where the selected startups will have chance to work closely with top corporates and maritime experts. Applications will be evaluated by end of August and the best growth companies will be invited to Skype interviews in early September to explore the potential for collaboration.

Focus Areas


#HealthTech #Innovation #Wellness #Prevention #Diagnostics #Therapeutics#HealthcareServices

Timeline

Startups

  • access and visibility within the maritime ecosystem
  • opportunity to co-create with the corporate for 3 months to get new venture clients
  • access to the global customer base of the accelerator partners

Corporates 

  • access to the maritime ecosystem together with the key partners
  • concrete business ventures & pilots
  • hand picked startup partners and concrete venture pilots

Submissions

  • June 30th, 2018 – Accepting Submissions
  • September 5th, 2018 – Submissions Close
  • October 1st, 2018 – Shortlist Selected

Pitching Rounds

  • November 1st, 2018 – Tokyo, Japan
  • November 15th, 2018 – Sydney, Australia
  • November 15th, 2018 – Dublin, Ireland
  • November 29th, 2018 – Boston, Massachusetts

Winners

  • January 7th, 2019 – Innovation Champions Selected at the Startup Health Festival in San Francisco

What we look for?

Apply now if you’re ready to work with the world’s life sciences and healthcare companies and have an innovative scalable solution. We are looking for customer ready solutions that can solve today’s key health issues.

Why we do this?

“The future is already here – it's just not evenly distributed.” – William Gibson

We work with over 80% of Fortune 500 companies and are experts in scaling technology solutions globally. Our customers are searching for the most innovative solutions and, once found, we can help ensure their success.

Application Period and Selection Process

Submit your application by July 31st in order to be selected to the first Maritime Accelerator program where the selected startups will have chance to work closely with top corporates and maritime experts. Applications will be evaluated by end of August and the best growth companies will be invited to Skype interviews in early September to explore the potential for collaboration.

Key Themes


The healthcare of tomorrow will look at how consumers (patients, caregivers or families) can minimize hospital visits and improve overall wellness.

The healthcare of tomorrow will precisely determine and deliver the best health outcomes by leveraging digital health solutions.

The healthcare of tomorrow will have efficient services to remote populations, improved care coordination, and secure health records, while fostering ecosystem collaborations and enterprise workflow.

 

Timeline

Startups

  • access and visibility within the maritime ecosystem
  • opportunity to co-create with the corporate for 3 months to get new venture clients
  • access to the global customer base of the accelerator partners

Corporates 

  • access to the maritime ecosystem together with the key partners
  • concrete business ventures & pilots
  • hand picked startup partners and concrete venture pilots