Startup applications are open for the two Health 2.0 events. If you’re interested in presenting live on the Health 2.0 stage, please submit your application. For questions, email Irena Luo at

Health 2.0 VentureConnect Startup Showcase during JP Morgan Week

Taking place on Monday, January 13, during the week of JP Morgan Healthcare Conference, 12 companies will give their elevator pitch in front of our hand-selected audience of investors and venture capitalists. This is not a pitch competition, but a company showcase.

Please note: Only companies who are Seed to Series A (with no more than $5 Mil raised) will be selected).

Applications will close December 5, 2019.


Health 2.0 VentureConnect Pitch Competition at HIMSS20

HIMSS is hosting a set of pitch competitions during Health 2.0 VentureConnect at HIMSS20 Global Conference on Wednesday, March 11, 2020. This year, Health 2.0 VentureConnect Pitch Competitions will put companies who are Series A ready OR Series A with $5 Mil or less raised as they compete to be recognized as the most fundable start up from venture capitalists and corporate investors. The most promising health tech companies will present their company and business plan and face off to win the title of Startup Champion!

The competition offers several tracks that will feature companies with consumer-facing solutions and professional-facing solutions.

Finalists will work with our selected group of expert mentors to improve their pitches for the stage. They will then pitch in front of a packed audience and our panel of esteemed judges. At the end of the night, we will crown the new startup champions.

Applications will close January 8, 2020.

To apply for either/or both of the events, please go here!

Instructions to submit a proposal:

  1. Once you create a profile you will receive an email with your password
  2. Login and click the “Submissions” tab
  3. On the page titled “My Proposals” scroll down to the “Select Event” dropdown and click the appropriate event.