Transforming
Healthcare Together

About

Startup Creasphere

We are a global digital health innovation platform that connects startups with industry-leading corporate partners to drive the goal of Transforming Healthcare Together.

We offer startups, corporates and partners an environment within our global ecosystem to co-create solutions and services, drive investments, learn and share experiences, and facilitate international expansion.

We have a unique pilot-driven focus: All startups selected into our 3-month Startup Creasphere program work on dedicated pilot projects with our corporate partners.

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Programs

Munich

Established by Roche and Plug and Play in 2018, Startup Creasphere was the first health focused innovation program in Munich. We connect startups with industry-leading corporate partners to pilot their technology and drive new digital health solutions.

Singapore

Following the success of our Startup Creasphere platform in Munich, we launched the Startup Creasphere APAC program in Singapore in 2020. We are excited for this new innovation platform, and are looking forward to transforming healthcare together with our corporate partners in Asia Pacific.

Silicon Valley

Since its inaugural batch in 2015, the Silicon Valley program has accelerated 300+ startups in partnership with more than 30 corporations, and have made 100+ investments – with the ultimate goal to make a lasting impact on healthcare.

Programs

Munich

Established by Roche and Plug and Play in 2018, Startup Creasphere was the first health focused innovation program in Munich. We connect startups with industry-leading corporate partners to pilot their technology and drive new digital health solutions.

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Singapore

Following the success of our Startup Creasphere platform in Munich, we launched the Startup Creasphere APAC program in Singapore in 2020. We are excited for this new innovation platform, and are looking forward to transforming healthcare together with our corporate partners in Asia Pacific.

read more

Silicon Valley

Since its inaugural batch in 2015, the Silicon Valley program has accelerated 300+ startups in partnership with more than 30 corporations, and have made 100+ investments – with the ultimate goal to make a lasting impact on healthcare.

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News & Stories

4 healthcare investments at Plug and Play Munich in 2021

In 2021, Plug and Play Munich has invested into four disruptive and promising healthcare startups in the fields of Digital Twin for Medical Device Development, Digital Biomarker Respiratory Diseases, Clinical Workflow Optimization and Digital Biomarker for Eye Health.

Creasphere Insights – Menopause

Menopause is a natural biological process that marks the cessation of the female menstrual cycle, typically occurring for the majority of women in their late 40s and early 50s. In order to lower the severity of symptoms commonly associated with Menopause, digital solutions provide an

News & Stories

4 healthcare investments at Plug and Play Munich in 2021

In 2021, Plug and Play Munich has invested into four disruptive and promising healthcare startups in the fields of Digital Twin for Medical Device Development, Digital Biomarker Respiratory Diseases, Clinical Workflow Optimization and Digital Biomarker for Eye Health.

Creasphere Insights – Menopause

Menopause is a natural biological process that marks the cessation of the female menstrual cycle, typically occurring for the majority of women in their late 40s and early 50s. In order to lower the severity of symptoms commonly associated with Menopause, digital solutions provide an

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“Roche is a pioneer in partnering with other companies. We´re aware that no company has a ´monopoly on innovation´: around 99.9% of all ideas originate outside Roche. We invite passionate, talented startups to work with us!“ Dr. Christoph Franz
Chairman, Roche
“Partnerships in healthcare can help to break through boundaries of access to solutions that help people live longer and healthier. And this is why initiatives like Startup Creasphere are so crucial for us. " Dr. Thomas Schinecker
CEO, Roche Diagnostics
“Since the launch in 2018, Startup Creasphere has created a lasting impact on patients and the healthcare ecosystem. Together with Roche, we have built this platform from the ground up. Throughout this journey, we have seen improvements in quality of care, patient outcomes, and overall, better healthcare experience." Neda Amidi
President, Plug and Play
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Upcoming Event

Munich Winter
Summit 2022

Feb 1-3, 2022
Munich / Virtual Event

Plug and Play Munich invites you to connect with leading corporations, innovative startups, curious investors, knowledgeable experts, and others interested in collaborating and transforming the future of Retail, Insurtech and Healthcare. At our Munich Winter Summit, we’re bringing the world together again. Tune in virtually for our Startup Creasphere EXPO 7 on Day 2 (Feb 3) for impressive pilot project showcases, inspirational keynote speakers, insights from our corporate speakers, and much more.

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Upcoming
Event

Munich Winter Summit 2022

Feb 1-3, 2022
Munich / Virtual Event

Plug and Play Munich invites you to connect with leading corporations, innovative startups, curious investors, knowledgeable experts, and others interested in collaborating and transforming the future of Retail, Insurtech and Healthcare. At our Munich Winter Summit, we’re bringing the world together again. Tune in virtually for our Startup Creasphere EXPO 7 on Day 2 (Feb 3) for impressive pilot project showcases, inspirational keynote speakers, insights from our corporate speakers, and much more.

register now

Startups

We scout and accelerate the best digital health startups around the globe that challenge clinical practices, improve data analytics, and enhance the patient journey across the continuum of care with their solutions.

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Startups

We scout and accelerate the best digital health startups around the globe that challenge clinical practices, improve data analytics, and enhance the patient journey across the continuum of care with their solutions.

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