The made-in-Italy fast-track acceleration program dedicated to projects in life science


Call for ideas

The First Screening

BMC Master Class

Out of the Lab

data collection

Feedback on findings

Sharing Lessons Learned

MVP Validation


for each building block

Final Startup formation

The Seed Investment

The most innovative ideas and startups will be trained in order for them to build their business idea within 12 weeks with the support of international mentors and advisors.

There are 3 stages:

  1. VALIDATION – problem-solution fit and minimum viable customer segment validation
  2. PRODUCT – product development, market launch & business development opportunities
  3. INVESTMENT – nailing your pitch and solid investment deck


Four different technology areas

Applications are accepted from the 5th of April to the 16th of July 2017.
You can apply online or get in touch with us directly when we are on the road scouting


Drug delivery systems

Open source prototyping: medical devices, biomarkers, diagnostics

Wearables and Digital Health

Big data

seed investment

Do you have an idea?

Upon completion of the acceleration phase, a selected number of startups will have the opportunity to receive:

  • seed investment as cash from ZCube with cash tickets from €25k to a maximum €100k in convertible notes for each selected project.
  • additional funding from Business Angels / VC funds
  • 6 months of free office space and experts professional services for start up (quantified as €20k)