Toronto, Ontario, October 16 2018– iGan Partners is excited to announce the three finalists for the iGan Pitch to Heal competition on Oct 25th. Pitch to Heal will showcase some of the remarkable healthcare innovation that’s taking place in Canada. The finalists will face-off in a pitch style competition.
The winner will receive a $250,000 Investment from iGan Partners and assistance in building a world-class board of advisors. The finalists will pitch a panel of leading healthcare technology CEO’s in an evening focused on healthcare and celebrating Toronto’s innovation ecosystem.
Earlier this year, iGan Partners conducted a national survey and discovered that Canadians are most concerned about Cancer, Mental Health and Diabetes. From over 200 highly-qualified applications, the following start-ups were selected:
· Brain FX (Mental Health) is a ground-breaking service that provides evidence-based screening and assessments of cognitive disorders, helping to diagnose mental function accurately and early — when it’s most treatable.
· Insight Medbotics (Cancer) is a pioneering medical robotics company that automates needle guided biopsies and precision placement of innovative localised therapeutics.
· SPXTRM AI (Mental Health) is a system that provides secure, private and autonomous patient monitoring to improve speed and quality of care quality in hospitals and care-homes.
Pitch To Heal schedule is as follows:
6 PM Welcome Reception
7 PM Pitch competition begins
8 PM Winner is announced
8:45 PM Special surprise
9 PM — 12 AM Festivities continue