SEARCHING FOR HEALTH REVOLUTION
INNOLABS is searching for teams to generate innovative ideas solving challenges and revolutionizing healthcare. If you belong to the ICT, Health, Bio or Medicine Sectors and you are eager to make a difference, join our INNOLABS Hackathon in Oslo!
Join the INNOLABS experience!
Be a pioneer, solve existing challenges: design, pitch and win cash. The four most innovative solutions will receive the following cash prizes.
1. Fire up your creativity
2. Design your Idea
3. Pitch to Experts
4. Receive cash prizes
Across the 3 challenges
Don´t miss this opportunity!
Welcome to the second INNOLAB Healthcare Hackathon! This will be the third large public workshop for leveraging cross sectorial capacity between the ICT, Health, BIO and Medicine sectors to enable new emerging industries in personalized health.
The hackathon will help SMEs to position themselves as favorable as possible for the upcoming INNOLABS Open Calls.
DO YOU BELONG TO ONE OF THESE SECTORS?
BIO AND MEDICINE SECTOR
If you belong to the ICT, Health, Bio or Medicine Sectors and you have an innovative idea that will revolutionize Health System, INNOLABS is aiming to make your idea come true.
INNOLABS Hackathon is a great opportunity!
Learn how INNOLABS can help you to develop your idea, project or SME.
During the Hackathon in Oslo you will be able to meet INNOLABS Team, get personalized guidance and advice for your INNOLABS proposal for the current Open Call.
During the Hackathon, you will have the chance to network with like-minded people and engage with potential partners and customers.
In addition, you will meet the Hackathon challenge owners that will be a mix of hospitals, municipalities and healthcare centers, that are facing challenges in their daily business and are looking for innovative solutions.
Over the two days of the event, you will receive support in terms of design thinking methodology to help you structure your thinking and unleashing your creativity.
Business coaches will also be available to provide you guidance in terms of business modelling (intellectual property, regulation, access to market or access to funding).
Design Thinking Methodology
The Oslo Hackathon is based on a Service Jam concept, applying principles of design thinking in 3 discrete steps:
Work to understand the challenge at hand: what are the user needs, business needs, boundary conditions and opportunities for new solutions.
Explode with ideas, making the best out of each team members’ unique skill set.
Crystalize ideas into a concept prototype and prepare a presentation.
How to win INNOLABS HACKATHON
1. Make a team of 3 to 5 individuals. Prepare your application. (Check template)Start NOW!
2.Your team leader has to register and submit the application03/09/2017
3. Wait to see if you are one of the 15 selected teams05/09/2017
4. Take part in all activities and meetings19/09/2017
5. Pitch your best! Win one of our prizes20/09/2017
The Hackathon Challenges
How to deliver a patient-centred, well-coordinated, tailor-made rehabilitation process, as early as possible in the local community or in patients` homes?
Home Care of Cancer Patients
How to allow patients with cancer conditions to carry treatment at home with the right follow-up from healthcare providers?
What new solutions can be found to allow elderly and people with dementia to keep their hygiene to an acceptable level with minimal staff support?
1. Eligibility conditions:
The contest is open to teams of small and medium-sized enterprises, start-ups and individual entrepreneurs established in a European or Associated country. This is a requirement to participate.
Teams composition is open but there must be a team leader (e.g. an entrepreneur). Teams must be composed of 3 to 5 individuals and be multidisciplinary. Each Team can only address one of the proposed challenges and should not aim at bringing to the Hackathon already developed solutions.
2. Registration and Application:
The team leader has to register on INNOLABS website and submit the application for the Oslo Hackathon.
Applications consist of 2 pages (max.) including the reasoning for applying to the selected challenge, a small synopsis of the team, its members and their contribution to the team. It must be submitted in PDF file and in English.
The deadline for submission of applications is the 3 rd of September, 2017. A maximum of 15 teams (5 per challenge) will be selected and invited to attend and participate in the INNOLABS Oslo Hackathon.
3. Pitching of Ideas:
At the end of the second day of the Oslo Hackathon (20th of September), the 15 teams will pitch their concept prototypes to a panel of experts (Jury) who will vote them based on established criteria. Each team will have to prepare a 5-min pitch on their idea and present it to the INNOLABS Jury.
Every team will be evaluated based on the following 4 criteria and rated 0-10 points each.
The 3 best teams (one for each of the 3 challenges) will receive 10,000€ each; a 4th prize of 6,000€ will be attributed to the best team from the remaining applicants (across the 3 challenges).