Tag: MedTech, HealthTech

Qualcomm expands its Design in India Program – invests $ 8.5 million

India: Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today announced the top three winners of its first edition of the Qualcomm Design in India Challenge (QDIC), which was launched in December 2015, in association with NASSCOM.

Bosch India launches 18-week startup accelerator program

India: Bosch India has launched its first accelerator program for startups called ‘discover, nurture and align- DNA.’ The 18 week program offers startups the opportunity of gaining access to Bosch’s working environment.

HCF’s healthtech accelerator is looking for more startups

Australia: Health fund HCF’s startup accelerator, HCF Catalyst, is looking for new ideas for the sector, announcing the return of the program for 2017.

GE Healthcare launches its first healthcare accelerator

India: GE Healthcare, the healthcare technology division of GE, has launched the company’s first healthcare accelerator, five.eight, aimed at improving healthcare outcomes for developing economies.

A*Star to launch Singapore’s first open innovation lab

Singapore: The first-of-its-kind A*START Central, which will be formally launched on Sept 21, already has 10 medtech, biotech and Internet startups on board

Braun co-invests in Trendlines’ Medtech incubator in Singapore

B. Braun will invest in Trendlines Medical Singapore and along with Trendlines, support the development of portfolio companies, and actively consider follow-on investment opportunities in portfolio companies

Clearbridge Accelerator & Cambridge Consultants partner to help MedTech startups

Singapore: The aim is to fast-track the commercialisation of innovative ideas, ranging from breakthrough diagnostic and surgical technology to cutting-edge connected devices.