Apply to Pitch in the 2020 Pediatric Device Innovation Symposium

Seeking pediatric devices for newborn health

Calling all medical device innovators focused on pediatric health with innovations in cardiovascular disease, orthopedics, and NICU:

Now accepting proposals for the NCC-PDI pediatric accelerator and $250K pitch competition!

We are now accepting proposals for the 2020 pediatric medical device accelerator and pitch competition! This year’s program focuses on pediatric devices with innovations in cardiovascular disease, orthopedics, and NICU. Startups selected for the qualifying round will pitch in Washington D.C. on March 23. Ten winners will then advance to participate in the Pediatric Accelerator program, which is primarily a virtual program. Startups do not need to relocate to participate. The program will culminate with a competition for $250K in prizes on Sunday, October 4 in Toronto at the 8th Annual Pediatric Device Innovation Symposium hosted by the Children’s National Hospital and co-located with The MedTech Conference powered by AdvaMed. The deadline to apply is Feb 22. 

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1. Register an account

If you haven’t already done so, you’ll need to set up an account. Click the Register button below to go to the registration page. Enter a username and email and click the Register button. That will send you an email with a link where you can set your password. Then, proceed to the next steps below.

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2. Complete your application 

Submit a new application on your MedTech Innovator Member Page. You’ll be able to save your application in-progress and come back later to make changes and additions as needed.

Join us on October 4 in Toronto!

We are pleased to announce the 8th Annual Pediatric Device Innovation Symposium, co-located once again with The MedTech Conference powered by AdvaMed. Stakeholders from industry, government, academia and patient groups will explore the pediatric clinical trial process including progress insights, current challenges and potential solutions.

2020 Key Dates

Date Event
Feb 22 Extended Application Deadline
March 23 Pediatric Pitch Event
June – October Pediatric Virtual Accelerator
Oct 4 Pediatric Symposium and Showcase at The MedTech Conference

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