HealthCare Lab 2022 is coming soon! Stay tuned for more updates.

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What do we offer?

  • Four months long acceleration program designed for digital healthcare ventures
  • Validation of your idea from healthcare industry experts, business leaders and investors
  • Tailored one-on-one mentoring sessions and opportunities for lead generation
  • Combination of online and offline approach which adapts to any circumstances

Is the program for you?

  • Early-stage startups from CEE with technology-driven solutions for the healthcare industry
  • Functional prototype with proven traction and paying customers or investment
  • Experienced team with a strong background both in business and technology
  • Willingness to adapt your business idea to the feedback from industry experts

Overview of acceleration sprints & startups

Our 1st batch

Our vision

Grow with Healthcare Lab

Our team of experts is ready to take your business to the next level

Equity-free approach

4 months of dedicated services with no equity taken

Lead generation

Opportunities for lead generation and piloting with program partners

Feedback from industry leaders

Validation from international industry experts and regulators

Scale-up your business

Support in internationalization and scaling up through our network

Personalized growth plan

Tailored one-on-one mentoring and business coaching approach

Investor matchmaking

Meet with major investors from the region to secure an investment

Global expert network

Access to the expertise and network of the industry leaders from Roche

Final prize

A cash prize and service package awarded to the Demo day winner


13 May

Applications open

9 June

Applications close

12 June

Best 12 startups shortlisted

16 June

Virtual selection bootcamp with pitching

17 June

Virtual kick-off and announcement of the 1st batch

6-9 July

Sprint #1 Onboarding

7-10 Sep

Sprint #2 Validation & Regulation

28-30 Sep

Sprint #3 Sales & Marketing

19-22 Oct

Sprint #4 Company building

5 Nov

Final demo day

Our 1st batch of startups

Experts from Roche



Jaroslav Leitmann
Program Lead & Strategy
Peter Kolesar
Outreach & Partnerships
Martin Vesely
Startups & Mentors
Tomas Penxa
Content & Sprint Design
Bohdan Hemzal
Startup Coach
Terezia Jacova
Startup Coach
Milan Steskal
Startup Coach

Organizers & Partners

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Run by

Program partners