Health Valley and Rockstart Digital Health Announce New Partnership to Accelerate Digital Health Startups
Nijmegen, NL – 5 October, 2016 – Rockstart, the world’s greatest startup machine, is proud to announce a new partnership with Health Valley Netherlands to give Rockstart’s Digital Health startups more resources than ever to build and scale their businesses. Health Valley, the most influential health network in the Netherlands, is comprised of over 700 companies and institutions supporting health tech innovations. With this expanded partnership, Rockstart Digital Health founders will receive the full benefit of Health Valley’s extensive resources and network for their first 1000 days.
Health Valley will provide founders of both the first and second class of the Rockstart Digital Health Accelerator with networking and mentorship opportunities, investment advice plus marketing and business development support. In addition, startups can participate for free during all 28 Health Valley events, including pitching at the annual Health Valley Event on March 9th 2017 for more than 1400 attendees.
“We see our partnership with Rockstart as an excellent opportunity to build our international network. Rockstart attracts founders from all over the globe, and by working closely with them to ensure their success, we increase the value of our total network.”, says Marc Kalf, Health Innovation Manager at Health Valley
Casper Smeets, Rockstart Digital Health program director, adds. “In the world of health, you need strong partners. Health Valley has been our partner since the launch of Rockstart’s Digital Health Accelerator and this new relationship provides huge benefits for all our health founders. Thanks to Health Valley, our health startups can increase their speed to market. Because now they will get even more network, investment and knowledge support.”
Rockstart’s Digital Health Accelerator launches 26 October with its second class of digital health entrepreneurs. Visit Rockstart Digital Health for more information. And learn more about Health Valley’s ambitions.
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