Team to join Tone and AstraZeneca on stage to nurture the next generation of MedTech entrepreneurs
On 28th April Ben Wicks, Head of MedTech at Team, will be speaking at the PanaceaStars 2018 Bootcamp in Oxford. Ben’s talk will focus on concept generation, validation and readiness for development in the world of MedTech.
With more than 20 years’ experience in the science, engineering and commercialisation of medical devices and diagnostics, including the recent development of an innovative airless haemostat spray device, Ben is ideally placed to offer guidance and insight to aspiring life science entrepreneurs.
“[…] events like the PanaceaStars Bootcamp are fantastic ways to foster the next generation of innovation.“
The bootcamp itself is a 4-day intensive event at the University of Oxford, bringing together 43 start-up companies from the UK and beyond with over 200 professional mentors. The event focuses on developing and validating science and business models, with the most promising start-ups being shortlisted to receive investment and development services to get their concept off the ground.
Ben comments, “I’m passionate about developing new medical devices which can improve outcomes and help healthcare providers, and events like the PanaceaStars Bootcamp are fantastic ways to foster the next generation of innovation.”