Start-up Accelerator for e-Solutions in Health in the Baltic Region
6-weeks Distance Learning + 2-weeks Cruise Hackathon Formula on the cruise ship
EIT Health E-Boat is an accelerator for start-ups with innovative mobile health
solutions. It is an unique program consisting of 6-weeks distance learning and
2-weeks of Cruise Hackathon Formula in the Baltic region to validate, develop and
launch products in the European market. E-Boat drives the change and transform
the health services with m-solutions.
The programme is divided in 2 phases:
• The first phase offers 6-weeks of Distance Learning Module with on-line trainings
concerning on the Principles of Universal Design, Lean methodology and customer
• The second phase – Cruise Hackathon Formula includes 2-weeks intensive and
unique business creation sea-trip to validate and pitch the ideas in 5 Baltic Sea
destinations: Gdansk, Klaipeda, Riga, Stockholm and Tallinn.
During the cruise the start-ups will learn, develop their products, identify
customers, meet potential clients, local investors - under the supervision of IT
specialists and the Universal Design mentors.
Start-ups ready to validate the mobile friendly product/service and
business concept in English language version. The teams should consist of
2 people / at least 1 IT specialist.