Hyderabad, Aug 2 : T-Hub, a leading India’s pioneering innovation ecosystem, on Friday announced the launch of its HealthTech Arcade programme in partnership with Optum.
Optum is a leading information and technology-enabled health solutions business, which is dedicated to helping people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.
This edition of the arcade series is focused on helping the corporates source startups that can solve challenges in the focus area of chronic and poly-chronic disease management.
It also aims to support startups by connecting them with industry experts, including mentors, large institutional executives, hospital executives, private investors and venture capitalists.
The HealthTech Arcade aims to bring in tech-based startups with innovations emerging in chronic and poly-chronic disease management, digital health, medical devices, diagnostic platforms and DeepTech analytics in the healthcare sector.
More than 20 startups got the opportunity to showcase their products and solutions to Optum and to other leading industry and investor giants such as National Health Authority, SRI Capital, Dr Reddy’s Labs, Jubilant Life Sciences Limited, UST Global, LVPEI, Clinton Health Access Initiative, Novartis, Parampara Capital, Ventureast and Endiya Partners.
T-Hub CEO Ravi Narayan said the Indian healthcare market is expected to be valued at $372 billion by 2022, and it’s an exciting opportunity for entrepreneurs. Our HealthTech Arcade, in partnership with Optum, will enable both startups and corporates to embrace the most innovative technologies in the healthcare space, he added.(UNI)