Health Innovation Month

Health Innovation Month

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Join us for the first annual Health Innovation Month in partnership with Bounce Health Innovation! Video series, hackathon, and more!

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Week 1 – Open Doors for Health Innovation

Date: May 6th, 2022

Description: Newfoundland and Labrador houses some astounding assets for health innovation. During this event we will provide digital tours of these resources including the MUN School of Medicine’s Anatomy Suite, 3D Printing Lab, and Radiopharmacology Lab, EXCITE Corporation’s Genomics-Based R&D Centre for Health, Grenfell’s Functional Foods Lab, etc.) Videos will continue to be released all week!

Week 2 – Hack-a-Thon

Date: May 13-15, 2022

Description: A hackathon is an opportunity to work in a team environment to rapidly prototype solutions to real world problems. Bounce will work with MUN and local health authorities to present some real problems in need of solving, then in-person and digital groups of 4 will develop solutions to these prompts with a chance to compete for the best solution!

Week 3 – Bounce Partner Company Trade Show

Date: May 20th, 2022

Description: Bringing the medtech industry together to display, demonstrate, and discuss the innovative products and services provided by Bounce Partner Companies.

Week 4 – Embryo Grants Pitch Competition and Cocktail Reception

Date: May 31st, 2022

Description: Bounce’s Embryo Grants Program, provides mid-sized grants ranging from 5k-35k, in support of early stage entrepreneurs and companies with the potential to translate into a sustainable enterprise. Founders will compete for thousands in prizes with a 10-minute pitch to our panel of judges, followed by a cocktail reception.

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