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Event Dates:
15-08-2014
Country:
Worldwide

"Medical devices, assistive devices, and eHealth solutions have the potential to improve lives. However, too many people worldwide suffer because they don’t have access to the appropriate health technologies. This call highlights the importance of these innovative technologies towards improved health outcomes and the quality of life.

Your participation in the Call will help highlight the importance of innovative health technologies for improving and saving lives. The Compendium series began in 2010 to serve as a neutral platform to introduce health technologies with the potential to improve current health outcomes, encourage dialogue between stakeholders, and stimulate further development and technology dissemination."

Event Dates:
12-08-2014 - 10-09-2014
Country:
Japan

"This is a cross-sector partnership that aims to leverage Japanese innovations to develop medicines and vaccines against diseases in the developing world.

Eligibility: Japanese and non-Japanese organizations whose projects involve collaboration with any of the three health product development partnerships: Medicines for Malaria Venture, Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative, and Global Alliance for TB Drug Development"

Event Dates:
12-08-2014 - 31-10-2014

"The African Innovation Foundation (AIF) is calling on all African innovators to submit their entries for the fourth edition of the Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) competition. The IPA is presented annually, enabling and encouraging African pioneers to develop creative ideas and techniques to overcome some of the challenges faced by the continent and support sustainable development."

Event Dates:
12-08-2014 - 10-09-2014
Location Details:
Canada

"For this challenge, Grand Challenges Canada seeks “bold ideas for affordable and evidence-based products, services, and implementation models that protect and nurture early brain development in a sustainable manner.” All projects must benefit poor, marginalized people in low- or middle-income countries."

Event Dates:
12-08-2014 - 29-08-2014
Location Details:
Nashville, TN
Country:
USA

The Global Action Challenge is a competitive investment opportunity to identify breakthrough prototypes, technologies or early-stage ventures that hold promise for transformative impact on health and food and are scalable business enterprises. The Global Action Challenge is open to food and/or healthcare innovators and entrepreneurs from around the world. The recipient(s) and top finalists will be recognized at the Global Action Summit scheduled for November 17-18, 2014 in Nashville, TN.