IKP Accelerator, Medical Technologies – Fall 2017 Cohort


Doctore FaceYour best chance to accelerate at the pace of Silicon Valley Startups.

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Having worked with over 200 startups (through funding or physical incubation) in the past 10 years, IKP has a deep understanding of the difficulties faces by medical devices startups. Companies such as Consure, Mitra Biotech, Remidio, Windmill Health, have received funding from IKP Knowledge Park or IKP Investment Management Company. Laurus Labs incubated at IKP since 2007, went public in December 2016.  Funding, mentorship, advisory support, infrastructure and a vibrant community are essential to quick success of a medical device startup. The IKP Accelerator, Medical Technologies – Fall 2017 program is an initiative to encourage and nurture medical technology innovations.

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The financial investment is made possible with support of BIRAC, through their Sustainable Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development Fund (“SEED Fund”) program, and with investment from IKP Knowledge Park.

The coursework is designed in partnership with Innovation Acceleration Group (IAG), University of California, Berkeley. The coursework focuses on understanding the customer, technology and design reviews, iterative prototyping and testing, design for manufacturability, regulatory affairs, pricing research, target market identification, entry validation, understanding customer feedback, getting you access to the next round of funding, and reducing the time to market.

The program culminates with 2 demo days, one in Bangalore, and one in the Bay Area.

Download the detailed Accelerator Overview Document
Apply Here: https://gust.com/programs/ikp-eden-med-tech-accel-fall-2017
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Applications Open Till September 24, 2017
Program Starts October 6, 2017

Apply Here: https://gust.com/programs/ikp-eden-med-tech-accel-fall-2017
Download the Accelerator Overview document.