MedTech Actuator Origin

Origin is a two-month, pre-accelerator and innovation competition for idea- or early-stage health entrepreneurs and innovators, including researchers. Origin exposes participants to the startup ecosystem and teaches emerging founders about the ups and downs of launching a successful health venture.


Pre-Accelerator Program Details

Program Location Melbourne, accepting participants from across Australia
Industry Focus MedTech, HealthTech, BioTech
Length of Program 1-3 months
Application Period September/October
Program Engagement The program is made up of a series of pitch rounds and an intensive sprint, where entrepreneurs will pressure-test their ideas, learn the foundations of entrepreneurship, refine their pitching skills and develop an understanding of the commercialisation journey to successful launch a health venture.

Following a rapid fire pitch round, participants will join MedTech Actuator in Melbourne for the intensive sprint and a sem-final pitch night. Three finalists will pitch to the community at the MedTech Actuator Showcase for a chance win a $15k equity-free cash prize, as well as $5k worth of in kind services and the opportunity to be fast tracked through to MedTech Actuator Accelerator.
Venture Stage Idea to early-stage
Program Cost $0 program fee
Investment Structure No investment
Desk Space Not available
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Visit The MedTech Actuator website for further program and application information