On June 8th, 2018, executives, investors, founders, and other leaders from the Philadelphia healthcare community came together for Dreamit HealthTech’s Spring 2018 Demo Day. 7 innovative healthcare startups pitched at the event and attendees listened to Adam Dakin, Roy Rosin, and Brian Lobley discuss the future of healthcare innovation.
Dreamit HealthTech startup Infermedica recently won the award for best pitch during the EC2VC Investor Forum at HIMSS Europe & Health 2.0 Conference 2018. The company, which has developed an artificial intelligence diagnostics tool, already has several clients including Allianz Partners, Medicover, and HealthLoop.
Dreamit HealthTech alum PhotoniCare recently received a $2.1M grant from the National Institute of Health. Learn how PhotoniCare improves ear infection detection and find out how it plans to use the new funding to commercialize its product.
Dreamit HealthTech alum Voiceitt scooped up the “AI for Good” prize in the Innovate.AI competition hosted by Microsoft. Tel Aviv-based Voiceitt uses speech recognition smarts to translate unintelligible sounds into clear speech in real time, which could help people suffering from disorders such as Parkinson’s, cerebral palsy, autism, strokes, and more. Voiceitt won a $500,000 investment and $500,000 in Azure credits.
Dreamit HealthTech alum Kaizen Health recently announced it raised a $3.8M Series A round of financing. Find out more about the company and how it will improve access to healthcare.
Independence Blue Cross (Independence) hosted a Shark Tank-style pitch session to bring together entrepreneurs and key decision-makers on April 30. During a visit to the Independence Blue Cross Center for Health Care Innovation, health-tech startup teams in the 2018 class of Dreamit HealthTech pitched Independence executives, followed by a Q&A with the Independence “sharks.”
Researchers expect the size of the healthcare industry to rise from $7.077T in 2015 to $8.734T in 2020. Learn about the sectors driving this growth and take a look at the startups primed to improve care and efficiencies in these areas.
Venture funding for health tech startups reached an all-time high in Q1 2018 for the first quarter of the year. Find out about the largest and most important deals that contributed to this record level of financing.
Finding experienced candidates for positions in health tech often presents a unique set of challenges. That’s why in this article we’ve curated six unique resources your digital health startup can use to find the right people for your open jobs.
Dreamit HealthTech startup Biorealize, which created a desktop bioprototyping platform, is partnering with PUMA to showcase how the generation of athletic footwear, apparel and wearables can adapt in real-time by using living organisms to enhance performance.