midge medical has won the third prize at the 8th MEDICA App COMPETITION Finals at MEDICA HEALTHCARE CONNECTED FORUM promoted by Bayer G4A and Roche.
More than 100 applications were turned in, and 15 startups competed for the prize.
COMPETITION 2019 winners:
1st place: Synphne Pte Ltd, Synphne, Singapore (Wearable solution to train brain and muscle due to disability after stroke, injury or aging)
2nd place: DeePathology.ai, DeePathology STUDIO, Israel (Customized AI solution for digital pathology)
3rd place: Midge Medical GmbH, Midge App, Germany
“The finalists represented the key trends in digital health, such as digital primary care, digital therapeutics and clinical decision support. We are interested in all these fields and are committed to helping innovators find their individual path scaling up and making an impact for patients and care teams” states Dr. Oliver Gassner (Head G4A Digital Health Intelligence, Bayer G4A).
The winning companies will now benefit from the valuable MEDICA ecosystem of healthcare experts, companies and investors coming from over 170 countries. Additionally, cash prizes of 3,500 EUR and a package of free marketing and promotion activities in the MEDICA communication channels will support them to take the next steps.
“We’ve seen great pitches with high quality solutions, I’m looking forward to catching up for potential cooperations” states Matthias Zach (Program Lead Startup Creasphere, Roche Diagnostics).