Biotech Innovation Prize - entries close April 30th

Since 2009, Innovation Prize awards the most innovative startups (<8 years old) and the best research academic groups that are developing cutting edge technologies in the field of life sciences (Biotech, Medtech, m/e-health, diagnostics). The Innovation Prize of Universal Biotech aims to promote on an international scale the most innovative projects in the field of Life Sciences. The awarding ceremony will be held at the Innovation Days 2016, a networking BtoB event which will take place at the Maison de la Chimie in Paris, on October the 3rd & the 4th.


Why participate?

·         Win up to € 30 000 including cash & consulting services

·         Increase visibility (poster, oral presentation, book presentation)

·         Finalists will pitch their project during the awarding ceremony

·         Get a feedback from a jury of experts

·         Improve your business plan

·         More than 60% of the finalists have contracted deals after the competition


The jury:

The jury is composed of experts (with Non-disclosure agreement) from public and private sectors, representing pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device development structures, public institutions. The jury will evaluate the projects submitted according to the following five criteria:

·         Scientific quality of the innovation

·         Level of intellectual property

·         Management competency

·         Project feasibility

·         Market Access


Submissions are free and easy thanks to Innovation Prize online platform:

The end of the call for projects is April 30th.