This year brought in a record number of applications with over 500 submissions from all across Asia Pacific. Twenty companies were selected to participate in the MedTech Innovator APAC Accelerator. Over three months, our companies competed for a coveted spot in the Finals Competition, which took place during The APACMed MedTech Forum on Wednesday, 26 September 2022 at 9 AM SGT followed by the winner announcement the same day at 1:30PM SGT.
Our four finalists competed for a first prize of US $175,000:
- Alimetry – A wearable medical device that non-invasively diagnoses chronic gastric symptoms
- NousQ – A Singapore-based company focused on the research, development, manufacturing and commercialization of patient-centric medical technology and solutions to optimize healthcare delivery and serve large unmet needs.
- SharpArrow – SharpArrow designs a surgical laser to cut and ablate tissue without bleeding and tissue burn, supplanting monopolar devices
- Waycen – Real-time endoscopy image analysis solution based on AI