CRAASH Barcelona is a 3-month program that helps Catalan-based research teams and startups launch successful device, diagnostic and digital health innovations to improve health and patient care.
Teams move research to market through mentoring from experts at CIMIT (Boston), the most experienced health accelerator in the world. In 20 years, CIMIT has successfully accelerated over 600 healthtech projects, doubled the rate of successful commercialization and cut the time to next phase by more than half.
Through CRAASH Barcelona, teams will have:
- validation of their market and business model (aka “Your Business Makes Sense”)
- a comprehensive pitch deck
- the opportunity to pitch to a panel of investors
- more than 35 hours of mentoring from experienced US and EU experts
- access to a wide community of founders, KOLs, mentors, industry veterans and stakeholders
EU health ecosystem
US health ecosystem
Networking event in Boston
CRAASH Barcelona is looking for top-notch technology in healthtech (diagnostics, devices, and e/digital health) emerging from research centers, research institutes, universities or "garages" in the BioRegion of Catalonia ecosystem.
Applications for CRAASH Barcelona 2021 are closed.
If you need more information about the program, do not hesitate to contact Raquel Riera (firstname.lastname@example.org). We will be happy to help you!
In 2020, 11 projects led by entrepreneurs from 4 European countries* participated in the 3rd edition of CRAASH Barcelona.
*Spain, France, Ireland and UKLearn More
“The program helped us quickly validate hypotheses, move in the right direction, and shape the company’s strategy.”
“The best acceleration program I know of.”