Open Accelerator (OA) 2018: the international call for projects is now open!

09 May 2018

Open Accelerator (OA) is the international fast track acceleration program dedicated to projects in life sciences, with a specific focus on Central Nervous System (CNS) and Respiratory diseases (including rare diseases in those areas).

The Call for Projects until the 10th of June 2018.

OA is scouting for projects and startups in the following technological areas:

• Drug Delivery Systems 
• Medical Devices, Biomarkers, Diagnostics
• Wearables and Digital Health
• Big Data

The Acceleration Program starting in September will provide intensive training, support from international experts, dedicated mentorship, business services from Deloitte, legal advice from Bird&Bird and technical support from Zambon.

Upon completion of the Acceleration Program, the most promising projects selected by a distinguished jury will have the opportunity to:

• Co-develop their projects with Zambon as strategic Partner;
• Get milestones-based Seed Investment up to €100.000;
• Use Labs and Office Spaces for free in OpenZone scientific campus;
• Connect with a high profile network of scientific experts and business leaders;
• Receive Advisory services from Deloitte and legal support from Bird & Bird.

For more information visit the web site