MedTech Innovator 2016: JLABS Pitch Sessions

May 4 2016

The MedTech Innovator team will be in Houston, TX for pitch sessions, as a critical step in selecting the twenty 2016 accelerator companies. Companies will be pre-selected to pitch our judging panel consisting of leading industry representatives and investors.

Apply Now to Pitch at JLABS
Startups that meet the specified criteria and are able to travel to Houston, TX are encouraged to apply by April 22nd at:

About MedTech Innovator 2016
MedTech Innovator is a global competition and virtual accelerator in its 4th year. Its mission is to accelerate the development of transformative innovations that benefit patients and deliver improved value to the health care system. Twenty companies will be selected to participate in 2016.

MedTech Innovator Criteria
MedTech Innovator 2016 seeks early to mid-stage startups, including medical device, diagnostic, and digital technologies addressing the following themes:

    • Next-Gen Surgical
    • Chronic Disease Management
    • Patient Safety & Satisfaction
    • Healthcare Efficiency, Care Coordination & Cost Reduction
    • Cognitive Devices & Platforms
    • Precision & Personalized Medicine
    • Population Health
    • Infectious Disease Management
    • Technology-Enabled Services
    • Consumer Healthcare

Program Participant Benefits
Startups selected to join the MedTech Innovator accelerator receive:

    • Mentorship from leading investors, manufacturers, providers, payers, IP, regulatory and reimbursement professionals, and others
    • Complimentary tickets to a 3-day kick off event including the Wilson Sonsini Medical Device Conference in San Francisco, CA
    • A scholarship to participate in the Innovation Showcase at AdvaMed 2016 in Minneapolis, MN
    • A chance to compete in the 2016 finals for more than $250,000 in awards and prizes

10:30am | Registration Opens and Networking
11:00am | Presentation and Q&A
12:00pm | Networking Lunch
12:30-4:30pm | One-on-one Pitch Meetings*

*Companies must have applied for a one-on-one pitch meeting ahead of time and be approved. The application period ends on April 22nd, 2016.


John P. McGovern Campus
2450 Holcombe Blvd, Suite J
Houston, TX 77021

Parking Information:
Please park in the self parking areas of the McGovern Campus. Grab a Token at the gate and bring it to the event space. We encourage carpooling and using the TMC shuttles.