Selection criteria

When evaluating applications, CRAASH Barcelona will consider the following criteria:

  • Problem / Need

    The proposed healthtech solution is ranked on the importance of the nedd addressed -a mix of severity and number of people impacted.

  • Solution Status / Readiness

    The prior work is of high quality and demonstrates that the proposed solution is at or beyond "Proof of Concept" stage.

  • Pathway to impact

    Assuming the solution works as intended, the project has a probable pathway (regulatory, reimbursement, switching cost, etc.) to reach patient care in under 3 to 5 years.

  • Team / Resources

    The team has, or has access to, the right mix, quality of skills at the project’s maturity level and has a clear interest in commercialization.

  • Endorsement

    The team has support from the institution that controls the IP to participate (applies if the IP is held by an institution such as university, hospital, etc., and not small company).