Calian L-SPARK MedTech Accelerator
The Calian L-SPARK MedTech Accelerator will help small and medium-sized technology enterprises (SMEs) grow their businesses and bring new products to market by integrating with the Calian digital health platform as a service (PaaS) solution to enable value-added functionality across the care continuum.
Chosen companies will also gain access to Calian’s sales and distribution channels and extensive customer base. Ideal participants would be Canadian companies focused on areas such as care team collaboration, education content and patient engagement, remote monitoring, and medication management.
Applications for the Calian L-SPARK MedTech Accelerator are now open and will run until December 15, 2021.
Our Medtech Programs Offer:
Work closely with technical mentors from our corporate partners who will provide technical support to help integrate their medical devices and software solutions.
L-SPARK provides the business mentorship to accelerate the growth of the participating companies and is also creating an advisory council of healthcare experts to provide feedback and help validate the companies’ solutions.
As part of our MedTech Accelerator(s), you will gain exclusive access to and/or platform technology and potential business relationships with our corporate partners who are deeply rooted in the Canadian healthcare industry and have demonstrated track records in delivery of high-quality healthcare services and solutions.
TELUS L-SPARK MedTech Accelerator
You will gain exclusive access to the platform technology that enables medical and wellness devices to be securely and privately connected from any location and be immediately usable and remotely manageable.
Typical applications include remote patient monitoring and technology to support aging in place. It is a completely made in Canada platform that enables leading-edge healthcare solutions to be implemented in a fully secure fashion.
Work closely with technical mentors from TELUS, BlackBerry, Solace and CIRA who will provide technical support to help integrate their medical devices and software solutions. You will also gain access to our Healthcare Advisory Council made up of healthcare leaders, experienced medical device innovators, and other leaders in the ecosystem, to provide feedback and help validate the companies’ solutions.
Meet our Mentors
Learn how the TELUS L-SPARK MedTech Accelerator program helped Dispension grow
"NERv's experience going through the L-Spark Medtech Accelerator program was phenomenal. The program gave us the opportunity to work with experienced mentors to refine our messaging and business model and enhance our product capabilities."
"Thanks to L-SPARK's incredible demo day and pitch event, Chirp gained valuable industry connections which accelerated our growth."
"Being a part of the L-SPARK MedTech Accelerator has helped us greatly in terms of enhancing the Privacy and Security aspects of our product, building meaningful partnerships within the MedTech ecosystem, and benefiting from valuable advice and mentoring from the L-SPARK core-team and partners."
"L-SPARK has been an incredible opportunity for collaboration with industry titans, mentorship and has accelerated the development of our technology and growth of our business."