DayOne Accelerator

Helping to shape the future of health

The DayOne Accelerator supports innovative ventures that solve problems across a broad range of healthcare areas from diagnosis, treatment, and prevention to patient and caregiver communication to improvements that assist healthcare workers. 

DayOne accelerates innovative ventures across three verticals:

— Digital Health: Our long-standing vertical for solutions in the healthcare continuum from diagnosis, treatment, and prevention, to patient and caregiver communication, to improvements that directly assist healthcare workers.
Based at the heart of Europe’s healthcare hub, in Basel.
Our special focus pain management track starts in January 2022 – Apply by October 31, 2021

Tech: Our newest vertical accelerates tech ventures in the field of medical robotics, virtual reality for healthcare, or personalized medical technologies, at the interface with the micromechanics and robotics industry.
Based in the Canton of Jura, Switzerland’s microtech hotspot.
Call for applications opens Q1 2022.

Innovation Booster: Our vertical empowered by Innosuisse accelerates early digital health ventures with a special focus on using academia to create patient-centered solutions with big pharma and startups.
This is our nationwide vertical, engaging a best-in-class consortium of academic groups, hospitals, and corporates across Switzerland.
Call for applications opens Q1 2022.

Digital Health Vertical

We focus on healthcare innovation driven by digital health solutions. Together with supporting partners, we define and deliver the Accelerator each year in a run that includes specific themes, such as value-based healthcare, patient-centered innovation, or diabetes & metabolism.  


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Cécile Tardy-Srinivasan

Manager Accelerator, Healthcare Innovation - DayOne

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