Providing $1,000,000 in funding to 10 or more innovative projects that pilot new health technologies in New York City.
Now in its second year, Pilot Health Tech NYC is an exciting program that provides funding of $1 million to 10 or more innovative pilot projects to take place in New York City. The program seeks to partner early-stage health and healthcare technology companies ('innovators') with key NYC healthcare service organizations and stakeholders ('hosts'), including hospitals, physician clinics, payors, pharma companies, nursing associations, large employers, large retailers, disease foundations, and community health centers. Each pilot project will be focused on addressing defined needs of the healthcare industry and testing a technology prototype for a period of approximately 4-9 months.
Pilot Health Tech NYC was developed by NYCEDC in partnership with the leading industry organization, Health 2.0. It is designed to leverage the city's large concentration of healthcare institutions and entrepreneurial companies, and position New York City as the nation's hub for healthcare technology.
The program aims to:
The program helps innovators and hosts “match” with each other through facilitated matchmaking sessions and seeks innovators and hosts to submit joint proposals for innovative pilot projects.
Up to $1,000,000 in total awards, plus workshops, recognition, and conference demos:
Winners will also receive the following:
Informational Webinar, 12-1pm. Register here
|February 5||2013 Winners' Panel & Info Session, 6-8pm. Register here|
|February 17||Find a Pilot Partner Applications Due|
|February 28||Notification of Match|
|March 11-12||Matchmaking Sessions|
|May 23||Deadline for Joint Applications|
|May 26-June 16||Judging Period|
|June 25||Pilot Day, announcement and presentation of winners|
Find out more at pilothealthtechnyc.com
View the winners from past Pilot Health Tech NYC competitions.