You are a start-up and looking for business.
You have solutions to one of our key topics.
Then be part of the Corporate Challenge!
hosted by Human Technology Styria
If you are looking for a partnership with one of our innovation-driven major companies and you have a perfect solution or an outstanding idea adressing one of their issues below, then don’t hesitate to make your application! It will give you the unique chance to be invited to the Health Tech Hub and to pitch in front of their management board! The best start-ups will receive an exclusive award sponsored by the company and will additionally have the opportunity to be on stage! The next innovation project of the company might be one together with you!
Topics of the following major companies are available for selection.
Learn more in detail about the companies and their topics in the attached files below.
"Reha-Patient Relationship Management":
GGZ Geriatische Gesundheitszentren GRAZ I Geriatric Health Centres of the City of Graz
"Diagnostics, prevention & management of patients with dementia and enhanced workflows in nursing homes":
"Business models for AAL solutions in the B2B and B2C sector"
topic on photonics/sensors will be announced very soon.
Conditions of participation & how to apply
Any kind of start-up that is offering partial or complete solutions to one of the key topics listed above may participate in the Corporate Challenge.
Support our major companies with essential information about your start-up and technological expertise and provide a powerful insight of your solution or ideas according to the specfic topic.
We are happy to receive your both significant and inspiring pitch deck, which should be a pdf-file comprising approx. 5 slides (excluding frontslide, preferably in English).
Please send your presentation to the project manager of the Corporate Challenge:
Lorenz Neuhäuser I Human.technology Styria Cluster
It will then be forwarded to the respective company for evaluation.
Please take into account that the application deadline is December 31 - see more details in next section „timelines“.
December 31 I Application deadline
Countinuous evaluation of incoming pitch decks performed by the responsible company. You will receive a preliminary feedback within 2 weeks.
January 15 I Invitation to the Health Tech Hub and Corporate Challenge depending on the time of your application or latest on January 15.
January 27 I Exclusive start-up pitch in front of the management board of the company as part of the Corporate Challenge (not for public)
January 28, 11:00 - 12:45 I Corporate Challenge together with the best start ups & solutions on stage on the Health Tech Hub (presentations in English)
Having applied for the Corporate Challenge you will have the possibility to present yourself in the B2B meetings and the exhibitor area on the Health Tech Hub as part of the Corporate Challenge - free of charge.
If you require further information regarding the specific topics, formal requirements or timelines, please do not hesitate to contact the responsible project manager:
Lorenz Neuhäuser I Human.technology Styria
mobile phone 0043 699 18899706