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StartX Med Innovation Challenge (MedIC)

Friday, February 22, 2013 at 5:00 PM - Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 6:00 PM (PST)

Stanford, United States

StartX Med Innovation Challenge (MedIC)

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Calling all Hackers, Designers, Health Care Providers and Innovators! Apply today and join 100 of the Bay Area’s most daring entrepreneurs for a 50-hour health care innovation challenge (Feb 22-24 / Fri-Sun) sponsored by StartX Med and Corporate Partners Program, Stanford University Medical Center.The winning team will become StartX Med startup accelerator finalists and receive special mentorship from StartX Med and Stanford Hospital & Clinics!


Prominent companies are searching for innovative solutions to help their employees manage chronic diseases, improve nutrition and exercise, promote wellness and reduce stress. Industry leaders will share insights and opportunities for start ups to tackle as keynote speakers and coaches at this event.


StartX Med Innovation Challenge is a 50 hour weekend event offering hands-on education in healthcare entrepreneurship through talented, multi-disciplinary teams. During this weekend, participants will pitch ideas, form teams, develop product ideas and business plans, create prototypes, and present a final pitch to a panel of judges. All teams will receive advising and feedback on their ideas from industry leaders, expand their networks, and potentially find co-founders for their startups. Winners from the Innovation challenge will become finalists for StartX Med, a nonprofit startup accelerator, and receive special mentorship from StartX Med and Stanford Hospital & Clinics.

For questions, email startxmedhacks@sse.stanford.edu
 

This event is brought to you through the generous support of the Corporate Partners Program, Stanford University Medical Center. The Corporate Partners Program was created to carry on the pioneering spirit and tradition of vision, innovation and collaboration that defines Silicon Valley. The program a long-term philanthropic engagement between Stanford University Medical Center and leading global companies to inspire  and create solutions for health and care delivery, through transformational research, education and support of lifelong health.

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When & Where

291 Campus Drive
Stanford, 94305

Friday, February 22, 2013 at 5:00 PM - Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 6:00 PM (PST)


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