Australia's Largest MedTech Startup Competition

We Build Rockstar MedTech Startups

Whether you’ve got a napkin sketch of an idea, or are figuring out your first customer milestone, we have the MedTech commercialisation resources to launch your startup with a bang!



What’s At Stake

$40,000 Cash Grand Prize

The startup that takes out the top prize at the Investor Deal Pitch will get a total of $60,000 cash

Five $20,000 Cash Finalist Prizes

The top five startups at our National Gala Dinner pitch night get $20,000 cash each

$1,000 People's Choice Award

The team that gets the most audience votes at our National Gala Dinner event wins an extra $1,000 for their startup

MedTech Bootcamp

All teams that advance past the Rapid Fire Round participate in an intense 1-week training program

MedTech Focused Accelerator

All semi-finalists gain entry into our 6-week MedTech specialised program, including a 1-week intensive pre-seed accelerator

Training and Mentorship from Seasoned Entrepreneurs

At every step in the process, we support our participants with training, mentoring and coaching from experienced industry leaders and entrepreneurs

Networking Potential

Plug yourself into our network. Our partners, sponsors and supporters are key players in the Australian and global MedTech ecosystem.

State-Based Support

Training is delivered through a combination of state-based and e-learning modules, with travel support to attend national events

Investor Pitch

The program culminates in an investor pitch, where teams pitch in front of a panel of investors for the chance to win an additional $40k cash

Our startups are awesome...

Over $36M raised by alumni


Australian crowdfunding records at US$1.8M


5 out-licenses of university IP


12 internationally recognised awards achieved by our startups

26 commercial ventures are still active as part of the program

95% of all participants are first-time entrepreneurs

What's your excuse?

3 manufacturing contracts signed and initiated


Almost 50% of teams led by female entrepreneurs


5 companies already on market

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