Trendlines Medtech Open 2017


Trendlines Medical is celebrating its 10th year anniversary this year.

To mark this event, we are holding the Trendlines Medtech Open 2017 competition to note Israel’s leadership in developing and advancing innovations in this sector.

Trendlines Medtech Open

The competition is open to anyone developing innovative medical device products or technologies that meet an unmet need — and  address the global market.

The winning company will take home a prize package valued at $50,000, including at least $10,000 in cash and the rest in professional services from the following leading service providers:

In addition, the multinational medical device corporation B. Braun is among the sponsors and will take part in the judging committee.

Application Criteria & Deadlines

The competition is open to early-stage companies/private entrepreneurs developing innovative medical device products.

  • Products and technologies must address the global market — and meet an unmet need.
  • Individuals, companies, partnerships, TTOs and research institutions all eligible.
  • Companies can have raised up to $100,000 maximum to date.
  • Companies that have received Tnufa, Nofar, or Kamin Israeli-government grants are eligible; however, companies that have received other Israel Innovation Authority (Office of the Chief Scientist) grants are not eligible.
  • Companies currently in any Israeli incubator are not eligible to apply.
  • There is no obligation to join the Trendlines incubator or any other incubator.

Application submission deadline: 20 April 2017. Applications will be judged by Trendlines Medical managementת some of the sponsors, and other professionals from the medtech and business communities.

  • The top 10 finalists will be invited to present at Trendlines’ offices during the week of 14 May 2017.
  • The winning company will be announced during MIXiii Biomed, on 25 May 2017 at The Israel Export Institute.


Download Trendlines Medtech Open 2017 Application Form (Word document).

By submitting an application, the applicant agrees to the competition rulesPlease share only non-confidential information.

For information, contact Trendlines Medical VP New Ventures Yuval Almougy.


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