H-INNOVA - Call for Projects
3rd editon 
2021/2022

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Consent for personal data processing

Follow-up questionnaire

Final Project Synthesis  

Consent for Video Disclosure

Participation requirements

Students category 

 Undergraduate, Postgraduate or Master students from national and international Universities and Institutes that can include one more more professors as advisors (optional)

Groups can be composed of 1 to a maximum of 5 students of Graduation, Post-graduation or Master at universities or Institutes.

Groups can invite one or more coordinating professors (highly recommended).

Candidates who have completed their bachelor, postgraduate or master’s degree in the academic year 2020/2021 can participate in the 3rd edition of H-INNOVA - Health INNOVAtion HUB.

Doctorates and researcher’s category

Doctorates, doctorate students or researchers

To participate in Doctorates and Researchers category you need to:

  • Have a PhD/Doctorate degree; or

  • Attend in the present academic year (2021/2022) a PhD/Doctorate program; or

  • Be a researcher in a University, Institute or Research Center;

Startups category

Startups already formed

Candidates must have a Startup already formed and have a:

  • Have a product/service present in the market or;

  • Have a product/service with TRL 7 and 9

Award

Access to the Ecosystem of Innovation

H-INNOVA

Students category

1st Prize

The winning team project 

will be awarded a prize of

5,000 EUR

(gross amount)

Comprised of: 

 

a monetary amount of

2,000  EUR

and 

3,000 EUR

 in dedicated mentoring hours from experienced professionals with expertise in business modelling, finance, business development and other relevant areas.

If the winning team develops their project under the supervision of one or more professor/

researcher they will be

awarded

1,000 EUR

(gross amount)

2nd Prize

The 2nd place team project 

will be awarded a prize of

2,500 EUR

(gross amount)

Comprised of: 

 

a monetary amount of

1,000  EUR

and 

1,500 EUR

 in dedicated mentoring hours from experienced professionals with expertise in business modelling, finance, business development and other relevant areas.

If the team develops their project under the supervision of one or more professor/

researcher they will be

awarded

750 EUR

(gross amount)

3rd Prize

The 3rd place team project 

will be awarded a prize of

1,000 EUR

(gross amount)

Comprised of: 

 

a monetary amount of

500  EUR

and 

500 EUR

 in dedicated mentoring hours from experienced professionals with expertise in business modelling, finance, business development and other relevant areas.

If the team develops their project under the supervision of one or more professor/

researcher they will be

awarded

500 EUR

(gross amount)

Doctorates and researcher's category

1st Prize

The winning project will be awarded a prize of an amount equivalent to

7,000 EUR

Comprised of: 

 

a monetary amount of

2,000  EUR

and 

5,000 EUR

 in dedicated mentoring hours from experienced professionals with expertise in business modelling, finance, business development and other relevant areas.

2nd Prize

The 2nd place project will be awarded a prize of an amount equivalent to

3,500 EUR

Comprised of: 

 

a monetary amount of

1,000  EUR

and 

2,500 EUR

 in dedicated mentoring hours from experienced professionals with expertise in business modelling, finance, business development and other relevant areas.

3rd Prize

The 3rd place project will be awarded a prize of an amount equivalent to

2,000 EUR

Comprised of: 

 

a monetary amount of

500  EUR

and 

1,500 EUR

 in dedicated mentoring hours from experienced professionals with expertise in business modelling, finance, business development and other relevant areas.

Startups category

1st Prize

The winning startup will be awarded a prize of an amount equivalent to

6,000 EUR

Comprised of: 

 

a monetary amount of

1,000  EUR

and 

5,000 EUR

 in dedicated mentoring hours from experienced professionals with expertise in business modelling, finance, business development and other relevant areas.

2nd Prize
 

The 2nd place startup will be awarded a prize of an amount equivalent to

3,000 EUR

Comprised of: 

 

a monetary amount of

500  EUR

and 

2,500 EUR

 in dedicated mentoring hours from experienced professionals with expertise in business modelling, finance, business development and other relevant areas.

3rd Prize

The 3rd place startup will be awarded a prize of an amount equivalent to

2,000 EUR

Comprised of: 

 

a monetary amount of

500  EUR

and 

1,500 EUR

 in dedicated mentoring hours from experienced professionals with expertise in business modelling, finance, business development and other relevant areas.

Themes of the projects

 

The projects to be developed should focus on strategic areas for health and healthcare, namely:

Provision and Predictive Models

   1. Prevision/scenario forecasting of macro models for public health

       Creation of a predictive, visual, metric and ecosystemic model that allows integrating and interpreting complex systems of resources  and variables of an economic, geodemographic, energetic, mobility and communication nature, among others, in order to produce  information and knowledge to support the management decisions and the efficient resolution of public health problems.

   2. Prevision models concerning resources requests in pandemic and disaster/crises events

      Creation of a predictive, visual, metric and ecosystemic model that allows integrating and interpreting complex systems of resources          and variables in the areas of health, civil and social protection, in order to create permanent and dynamic information, to support the          management decision, in events of pandemic, disaster or crisis.

   3. Predictive Clinical Analytics;

   4. Predictive models in Healthcare

Artificial Intelligence (AI), Business intelligence and medical devices innovation

  1. The Hospital of the Future;

  2. Energy and waste management optimization for hospitals in a sustainable perspective

  3. Hospital acquired infection prevention;

  4. Biotech;

  5. Artificial Intelligence for the Smart Hospital of the Future;

  6. Medtech and Pharmatech;

  7. Digital Health concerning Web-platforms, mHealth, Apps;

  8. Business Intelligence for Hospitals: data infrastructure, analytics and big data;

  9. Artificial Intelligence (AI) applications to enhance the relationship between hospitals and patients;

  10. Telecare and remote patient monitoring systems.

  11. Privacy management and cybersecurity of clinical data

  12. Medical devices innovation concerning electronic devices, biomaterials, artificial organs, diagnostic, drug delivery devices, monitoring, rehabilitation;

  13. Artificial Intelligence (AI): applications for non-clinical support (Facility Services / Facility Management);

Outbreaks innovation

  1. Applications with innovative solutions to tackle Coronavirus or other virus outbreak;

  2. Development of therapeutics and diagnostics to tackle current and future coronavirus outbreaks; 

Focus in the patient

  1. Preventive Healthcare;

  2. Improve patient adherence with therapeutics;

  3. Home care

  4. Improving communication between Healthcare Providers and patients

  5. Healing architecture for better value in healthcare

H-INNOVA - Health INNOVAtion HUB

  1. Development of an app for H-INNOVA - Health INNOVAtion HUB

  2. Business plan for the internationalization of H-INNOVA – Health INNOVAtion HUB

  3. Development of a marketplace platform for health in scope of H-INNOVA – Health INNOVAtion HUB– Design process and how to configure the platform

  4. Empowerment of the Open Innovation platform in scope of H-INNOVA - Health INNOVAtion HUB

  5. H-INNOVA Innovation HUB: improving hub facilities and attracting talent

  6. H-INNOVA Innovation HUB: strategic plan for building an integrated network of Innovation Hubs

  7. H-INNOVA Innovation HUB: innovative business models for the sharing economy

Business Plans and Digital Marketing Plans

  1. Marketing plan to promote health literacy in the general population or in a specific population group (senior population, less educated population…)

  2. Healthcare Digital Marketing Plan to engage patients in their own care journey in a proactive way

  3. Design of a digital marketing strategy to leverage and grow the business of a Hospital or clinic

  4. Digital Marketing Plan for the population that when have symptoms instead of looking for a real Doctor do a search on Doctor Google

  5. Innovative business models for the sharing economy in the health sector

  6. Strategic plan for building an integrated network of Healthcare Innovation Hubs

  7. Business plan for the internationalization of H-INNOVA – Health INNOVAtion HUB

  8. Business Plan for the implementation of H-INNOVA – Health INNOVAtion HUB in USA

Deadlines 

Registration deadline: December 23rd 2021

Submission deadline of follow-up questionnaire: January 7th, 2022

Project Delivery deadline: February 25th, 2022

Main phases

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