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Since 2010, we have harnessed competition and awarded over $8,500,000 in funding. Through our network of over 8,000 designers, developers, entrepreneurs and healthcare professionals we’ve been able to support the innovation initiatives of private, non-profit and government entities. Catalyst @ Health 2.0 (formerly Health 2.0 Developer Challenge Team) connects healthcare stakeholders and innovators to build the future of health. We provide the platform to move new technologies from concept to commercialization.


Caregiver Quality of Life Challenge

Approximately 40 million Americans are caregivers for loved ones, and though they are unpaid, the economic value of their care is about $470 billion per year. That’s equivalent to the annual spending on Medicaid in the U.S. We rely heavily on these caregivers to provide care to our aging population, but this system is not sustainable. Caregivers are burdened financially, emotionally,…

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Digital Health Marketplace

The New York City healthcare community – including healthcare providers, payors, academic medical institutions, and entrepreneurs – participated  in the Eds & Meds 2020 strategic review of the healthcare technology sector led by the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC). These stakeholders identified priority areas below in which innovative technologies can help address the Affordable Care Act by improving…

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TechEmerge – Building Commercial Partnerships in Emerging Markets

TechEmerge, a World Bank Group initiative, is a first of its kind matchmaking program for proven technology companies around the world that are looking to grow their business in emerging markets. IFC’s unique acceleration platform connects startups globally with leading corporations in emerging economies to form new partnerships. Our objective is to bring technologies to new markets, and spur sustainable…

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