With so many brave innovators pitching on stage at the 2022 edition, the presentations were stretched over 5 separate sessions. Matthew Holt, Founder of The Health Care Blog, led the first session and was joined by an expert panel of investors and corporate innovation managers that went in depth with each start-up, posing tough questions following their pitch: Fabrizio Conicella, Life Science District; Maria Grazia Mazzone, SIFI SpA; Lucanus Polagnoli, Calm/Storm Ventures; Alessandro Porcu, OpenZone – Zcube; Jordi Ferrer Rende, Ship2B Ventures SGEIC, S.A; Elia Stupka, Angelini Ventures; Gabriele Tundo, Plexus Ventures; and Aline Vedder, Lakestar.
The Innovative Startups
During session 1, six innovators took the stage to present their novel solutions and address questions from investors giving the audience further insights into their market focus, company dynamics, and the road ahead.
- Salvatore Albani, Ananda
- Reinhard Stary, Biospectal
- Davide Dettori, Health Triage
- Ozge Karakas, Hi-D Imaging
- Katrina Laks, Migrevention
- Adonica Shaw, Wingwomen
As official Media Partner of the global conference, we were onsite at the Frontiers Health Media Centre and chatted with some of them, as they walked off the Start-up Discovery stage.