Call for Ideas and Innovation - InnoHealth USA (closed)

Call for Ideas & Innovation in Digital Diagnostics and Smart Sensors (closed)

Symbol of the keyvisual of the Call for Ideas & Innovation of the InnoHealth USA campaign.

The Call for Ideas & Innovation of InnoHealth USA closed on November 15, 2020. The call addressed the German health community in the fields of Digital Diagnostics and Smart Sensors.

Stay tuned until January - the winners of the call will be presented! 

10 tandems - consisting of one representative of the German research sector and one SME or start-up representative - will be selected from all applicants for the campaign and have the chance to present their idea or innovation in the USA.

Application Form and Guidelines

Download the application form and guidelines of InnoHealth USA here:

Why you should apply

You will attend the one-week Matchmaking Tour, organized by the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, as well as other networking events. This will give you various opportunities to pitch your projects to suitable partners in the US and stakeholders from public funding programs in Germany.

The Call for Ideas & Innovation at a glance

  • Entry Candidates:
    Tandems, consisting of representatives from German research organizations, institutions or universities + representatives of SMEs or start-ups from industrial research in Germany who are developing application-oriented technologies and/or processes
  • Entry Topics:
    Digital Diagnostics: e.g. Image Recognition, Molecular Markers, Pathology
    Smart Sensors: e.g. Bioelectrodes, E-Textiles, Wearables
  • Entry Language: English
  • Entry Deadline: November 15, 2020 (11:59 p.m. CET)
  • Entry Adress: research-in-germany@fraunhofer.de

InnoHealth USA - Consultation Hours on the Call and your Application

We will offer two virtual consultation hours on October 13 and November 3, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. to answer your questions regarding our call. For registration please send an e-mail including your name, function and institution/company at least one day before to the following address:
research-in-germany@fraunhofer.de