The Startup Breeding 2023 offers several opportunities:
Coaching and Final Pitching event awards 2023
Finalists selected by Startup Breeding 2023 – Selection Committee have the opportunity to benefit from a tailor-made journey to refine their business proposal, through coaching sessions with experts and mentors in the field and thematic seminars, in view of the presentation of their pitch in front of an international audience of investors and life science professionals at the Final pitching event on the 31st of October 2023. The event will conclude with the awarding of the title for the most innovative business proposal of the MIT4LS 2023 by a jury of experts.
Special Awards from Startup Breeding 2023 partners
In addition to the coaching and the participation in the final presentation event, Startup Breeding 2023 offers several awards from the partners network. Awards will not be paid in cash (unless otherwise indicated). The terms of provision will be agreed between the selected startups and the partner offering the prize. Partners reserve the right not to award prizes or to award them to a reduced number of beneficiaries if, in their sole discretion, they do not identify suitable candidates among the finalists.
|2i3T Special Award: 2i3T offers the “ATMPs prize – From bench to bed”, a path aimed to designing the development of a cellular product for Market Authorisation, consisting of 2 consultancy days provided by the team of the Pharmaceutical Workshop “University of Studies in Turin”. The prize will be awarded to the best project in the field of cell therapy development.
|BacktoWork Special Award: BacktoWork offers one voucher and further favourable economic conditions to 1 finalist selected by the award jury to be used to carry out a fund raising campaign via their platform within one year of the end of the event.
|Bioindustry Park Special Award: Bioindustry Park, science park with 20 years’ experience in the Healthcare sector (Pharma, Biotech, Medtech and Digital Health), offers for 1 finalist selected by the jury access to #ReadytoStartUP!, a customised, 12-month mentoring programme that provides strategic and regulatory support for business development, as well as access to a network of industry experts and KOLs.
|Healthware Group – Frontiers Health Special Award: Healthware Group offers two passes for the Frontiers Health 2023 event (8th-10th November 2023), one of the leading global innovation events for digital health, with a strong focus on digital therapies, innovative technologies, healthcare transformation, investment and development of the health ecosystem.
|I3P Special Award: I3P, the Incubator of Polytechnic of Turin, one of the best public incubators in the world, offers for 1 finalist, selected by the award jury, a support programme consisting of an all-inclusive coworking space for 12 months at I3P; intensive tutoring and mentoring from its experts and network; participation in all networking events organised by I3P; presentation and support in contacts with potential national and international clients, investors, industrial partners, and local suppliers; support in relations with banks for debt financing in accordance with I3P agreements.
|InnovUp Special Award: InnovUp, the association of the Italian ecosystem of innovative entrepreneurship, offers free membership to all the Startup Breeding 2023 finalists. The InnovUp membership provides free access to conventions, services and all association activities and special projects for members.
|Life Science District Special Award: Life Science District offers a mentoring and advisoring programme (6 bi-monthly meetings with coaches and industry professionals) to 1 finalist selected by the award jury.
|RP Legal & Tax Special Award: RP Legal & Tax offers 15 hours of legal assistance from a professional in the firm to one of the finalist startups.
|EIT Health Special Award : EIT Health offers one voucher to access the EIT Health Mentoring and Coaching Network, a platform of wide range of experts, partners, institutions and corporations across Europe.