Innovations Awards

An opportunity for startup companies to present how they are going to transform healthcare using innovative technology.

The DOCSF 2018 Innovation Awards is an opportunity for innovative technology startup companies to present how they are going to transform healthcare using AI/ML, Robotics/ Robots/ Automation, VR/AR/MR and 3D printing technologies.

Powered by Vator, the competition encourages startup companies to apply for the innovation awards, which will be reviewed and selected by a panel of judges. The top eight companies will present case studies of their products or platforms at the 2018 Digital Orthopedics Conference to 200 curated health care leaders.

Award: Zimmer Biomet Innovation Award of $5,000.  In addition to presenting at the conference, all finalists will meet for 20 minutes with a multinational industry sponsor (Stryker, Depuy/J&J, Medtronic and Zimmer/Biomet), receive a certificate, and be featured on the DOCSF website and social media feeds.  

Who Should Apply
Startup technology companies that have a product or platform that has proven potential to impact healthcare. A case study is required to apply. 

When and Where
The Digital Orthopedics Conference San Francisco
Sunday, January 7, 2018
InterContinental San Francisco
888 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Apply for the DOCSF 2018 Innovations Awards
For application details and more information, please visit this link.


About Vator 
Vator (short for "innovator") is a media company and crowd-powered VC, with a community of 200k-plus investors and entrepreneurs. VatorX is Vator's SaaS platform to help filter for startups; Vator Investment Club (VIC) enables Vator members to invest in startups Vator selects. Vator Media hosts startup and VC events, and provides original analysis, commentary and stories around tech and innovation.