This programme was specially designed by the Accelerator pillar for investors and start-ups.

From pitches to keynotes and plenaries, we have dedicated several sessions to you. In addition, you will also get the opportunity to meet some of our most promising start-ups at our start-up village, and discuss with European stakeholders thanks to our matchmaking app.

  • +100 start-ups supported by EIT Health
  • +100 European investors
  • 5 keynote topics led by investors
  • Matchmaking for business meeting opportunity
  • Pitch sessions of EIT Health supported start-ups
  • Plenary session led by Regina Hodits, Managing Partner, Wellington Partners
  • Final selection of European Health Catapult programme
  • Venture Centre of Excellence launch with EIT Health and European Investment Funds


Salle Des Engrenages

Start-Up Village


Petit Auditorium

Keynote: Cross Border Investment
Pitches of 5 Investor Network Start-Ups

Ms. Caroline Sai

Angels Santé

Mr. Patrick Pfeffer



Grand Auditorium

European Health Catapult Final Event


Petit Auditorium

Keynote: Trends in healthcare digital health investment
Pitches of 5 Investor Network Start-Ups

Ms. Sophie Ehlrich

Silicon Valley Bank

20:00 – 23:00

Paris City Hall (Hôtel de Ville)

Awards ceremony and cocktail dinner at the Paris City Hall


Salle Des Engrenages

Start-Up Village


Petit Auditorium

Keynote: Pre-money Valuation Investor Point of View
Pitches of 5 European Health Catapult Start-Ups

Mr. Robert Mollen

Counsel at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobsen

Ms. Julie Rachline


11:15 – 12:10

Grand Auditorium


“How is Europe able to compete at the global level? Reasons to be optimistic about European Healthcare Investment.”


Dr. Regina Hodits – Session Owner

Managing Partner, Wellington Partners

Keynote speaker:

Mr. Uli Grabenwarter

Deputy Director, Equity Investments at the European Investment Fund (EIF)


Mr. Pierre Courteille

CEO, Abivax and Vice-President, France BioTech

Mr. Adam Kostyál

Nasdaq Senior Vice President, Head of European Listings

Mr. Gilles Nobécourt

Partner, Andera Partner

12:10 – 12:30

Grand Auditorium

Venture Centre of Excellence programme introduction


Petit Auditorium

Pitches of 8 European Health Catapult Start-Ups

Keynote speeches and pitches moderator

Start-ups supported by EIT Health

Come and meet them at the start-up village