DreamCatchers MedTech Hackathon Hong Kong 2019 Application

DreamCatchers MedTech Hackathon Hong Kong 2019 Application


Co-organised by the University of Hong Kong (HKU) and Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP), the DreamCatchers MedTech Hackathon Hong Kong 2019 will be led by Dr Robert Chang from Stanford University School of Medicine.

The week-long hackathon is targeting students from Stanford University & Hong Kong universities, and young professionals from HKSTP to teach Stanford Biodesign methodologies, design thinking, business model canvas, and to work in interdisciplinary teams to come up with prototypes for solving unmet medical needs.

Theme: Innovation for crowded hospitals
Date: 24-29 June 2019
Venue: Hong Kong Science Park & The University of Hong Kong

*Committed participants have to join for the whole session of 24 – 29 June, 2019

What will happen
- Team up with top students and professionals from Hong Kong and overseas
- Characterize unmet medtech needs
- Site visits, ideation & Prototype Development
- Business Plan & Investment Pitch
* Overview of the MedTech Hackathon: http://bit.ly/DCMTHackathonHK
* 2018 programme details and Highlights: http://bit.ly/DCMTHackathonHK2018

Apply NOW if you have skills/training in engineering, medicine, design, software development, and/or business!
Application Deadline: 11 May, 2019 (Sat) (For Stanford applicants only)

*For the selected Stanford students, hotel accommodation will be arranged and airfare expense will be reimbursed (max USD $1200).