You have a great idea for better healthcare but you have no idea how to launch it on the German market? Then, this program might be made for you! 

Our structured program approach will guide you through the key phases of product development and go-to-market launch. Supported by an exclusive partner network, we will give you access to coaching and mentoring with experts in healthcare, business, tech and innovation.


Weeks of Support




Online Sessions


Demo Day

Program Elements & Key Topics

Group Workshops

Collect know-how with masterclasses & hands-on exercises

Team Coaching

Receive advice and get the job done with the help of coaches


Get privileged support of experts and professionals

Community Events

Join 'get-together' events, festivals with partners and meetups


Design Thinking - Value Proposition - Business Model - Prototyping - Lean Startup - Agile Methods


Product Roadmap - Product Development - Data Analytics - Tech Assessment - SCRUM - UX Design


Healthcare System - Digital Care Act - Certifications - Clinical Studies - Medical Business Regulations

Business & Marketing

Pitch Coaching - Business Strategy - Product-Market-Fit - Financial Strategy - Legal - Storytelling/PR

We support your 9 months


Month 1 - 3

(Re-)explore your research space to fine-tune the problem you are solving, your target and the associated business model.
- Get onboard at the coworking space and meet the other startup teams.
- Evaluate your Status Quo, define your needs and key milestones with your Program Lead Coach.
- Go to the field, conduct interviews, test hypotheses and validate your value proposition.
- Fine-tune your low-fidelity prototype and plan the product development.
- Get a clear understanding of the medical regulatory requirements for building a healthcare solution.

Develop your (next) product version and plan your launch

Month 4 - 6

Develop the next iteration of your product and define your go-to-market strategy.
- Fine-tune your product strategy by prioritizing and validating the key product use case(s) to be tested.
- Collect all the requirements and resources to develop your product.
- Find partners and users for first pilot testing.
- Challenge and validate your business model.
- Develop and test your product and the willingness to pay.
- Define your go-to-market strategy and pricing model.
- Define a clear customer/partner acquisition strategy and increase visibility.


Month 7 - 9

Think business, connect, and plan your 'after' program milestones.
- Boost your connections with relevant stakeholders to plan your 'after' program: Business Angels, VCs, strategic partners, research institutes...
- Fine-tune your business plan and financial plan.
- Strengthen your communication.
- Get more visible and multiply pitch sessions.
- Pursue your product iteration.
- Plan your 'after' program milestones: medical device certification, financing, grant programs, business development.

The Grand Finale

Month 9

In the last month of the cohort, we will celebrate your achievements by bringing all our network together at a special DemoDay.

Meet investors, mentors, future team members and the Incubator alumni!

Impressions from our Trainings


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