CAMTech INDIA Entrepreneur Boot Camp

 January 20-22, 2016 | Bangalore

The three-day intensive Bootcamp brought together 50 engineers, product designers, entrepreneurs and clinicians to help turn their innovations into commercially viable, marketready, medical products.

The event in Bengaluru opened with keynote speeches from Dr. Renu Swarup, Advisor, Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India, and Managing Director of Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC); and Dr. V M Vamadeva, Director, Directorate of Health and Family Welfare Services, Government of Karnataka. Dr. Swarup stressed on the need for more events like the Bootcamp to accommodate the growing cadre of health innovators across India, and Dr. Vamadeva talked about the importance of innovation in driving down maternal and newborn mortality rates, and cited work in Karnataka.

Participating Teams

Click below to visit some of the participating teams’ profiles on the CAMTech Innovation Platform, or their presentations from the event.

Day 1 – Wednesday, January 20, 2016

8:30 - 9:30 AM
Registration
9:30 - 9:50 AM
Welcoming Remarks - CAMTech
9:50 - 10:20 AM
Keynote Address - Dr. GM Vamadeva
10:20 - 10:40 AM
Bootcamp Agenda Overview
11:15 - 11:30 AM
TEA BREAK
11:30 - 12:00 PM
Keynote Address - Dr. Renu Swarup
12:00 - 1:15 PM
Clinical Trials and Evaluation Panel
1:15 - 2:00 PM
LUNCH BREAK
2:00 - 2:30 PM
Structure Networking Session #1
2:30 - 3:30 PM
Need Specification & Need Criteria
3:30 - 4:30 PM
RMNCH - Rural Perspectives and Issues
4:30 - 4:45 PM
TEA BREAK
4:45 - 6:00 PM
Sandbox #1
6:00 - 6:30 PM
Structure Networking Session #2
6:30 - 7:30 PM
Informal Networking + High Tea

Day 2 – Thursday, January 21, 2016

Time
Description
9:30 - 9:45 AM
Welcome
9:45 - 11:00 AM
Design & Engineering of New Products -Know your ecosystem
(Speech/Panel Discussion)
11:00 - 11:15 AM
Tea Break
11:15 - 11:45 AM
Structured Networking Session
11:45 AM - 1:30 PM
Day in the Life of a Startup (1)
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Day in the Life of a Startup (2)
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Stakeholder Analysis
(Interactive Workshop)
4:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Tea Break
4:45 PM - 5:15 PM
Structured Networking Session
5:15 PM - 6:15 PM
Regulatory Submission (Panel Discussion + Interactive Session)
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Sandbox #2 ( Presentations/Feedback)
7:15 PM - 7:45 PM
Structured Networking Session
7:45 PM - 9:30 PM
Informal Networking + Dinner

Day 3 – Friday, January 22, 2016

Time
Description
9:30 - 9:45 AM
Welcome Remarks
9:45 - 11:00 AM
Financing an Early Stage Venture(Panel Discussion)
11:00 - 11:30 AM
Structured Networking Session
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Tea Break
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Marketing & Distribution
RMNCH
(Panel Discussions)
1:00 - 1:30 PM
Structured Networking Session
1:30 - 2:15 PM
Lunch Break
2:15 - 3:15 PM
Business Models in RMNCH
(Interactive Workshop and Panel Discussion)
3:15 - 4:00 PM
Structured Networking Session
4:00 - 4:15 PM
Tea Break
4:15 - 5:30 PM
Sandbox #3
(Presentations/Feedback)
5:30 - 6:00 PM
Feedback Session

Innovation Sandbox Team Presentations

Click here for the participant workbook 

Bootcamp Day 1 Workshop Presentations

Need Specification and Need Criteria – Dr. Jagdish Chaturvedi

Bootcamp Day 2 Workshop Presentations

Design and Engineering of New Products

Day in the Life of a Startup – 1

Day in the Life of a Startup-2

Basics for a Startup

Risk Management Case Study– Pooja Kadambi

Risk Management – Raj Agrawal

Stakeholder Analysis

Regulatory Pathway

Bootcamp Day 3 Workshop Presentations

Business Models in RMNCH – Dr. Jagdish Chaturvedi

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