Upcoming events that we and/or our colleagues from the Worldfactory Start-up Center (WSC) would take part in or consider of interest for healthcare start-ups:

Current Events

March 23

Start-Up Thrive


As founders in the healthcare sector, you face special challenges. In order to make better decisions and become more successful, we, as the Health+ Incubator, have created the monthly/free webinar series “Health+ Start-Up Thrive” for you.
The Guest for this months Thrive, Jonas Leve, is an economist from Witten-Herdecke and co-founder of 7Mind. Together with him, we will talk about the secret of a succesful team and hear about the perfect team constellation.

Click here to register for the event.

March 29

Medtech Pitch Day

High-Tech Gründerfonds

The High-Tech Gründerfonds is hosting the 9th Medtech Pitch Day, together with B.Braun, Dräger, the Health innovation Port by Philips and the Die Techniker health insurance, on 29th March 2023 in Berlin.
Founders will not only get the chance to listen to relevant lectures by leading actors in the health and medicine field, but also pitch their ideas and technologies to medTech investors as well as corporate decision makers of that industry.

Past Events

February 23

Start-Up Thrive


Just starting out in the field of health and medicine? Do you need help deciding which sales or marketing strategies work best for your product?
This weeks Start-Up Thrive aims to answer these questions with this weeks guest speaker Dr. Johannes Wappenschmidt, CEO & Co-Founder of the Vintus GmbH.
Sparked your interest? Click here to register for this free Webinar.

January 20

Lunch Lecture

FACE@RUB, SmartSystems and Health+

Are you a humanities or social sciences major and are interested in the fascinating start-up scene but don’t know where and how to start your own venture into this brave new world? This lunch lecture co-organised by FACE@RUB, SmartSystems and Health+ is exactly the right event for you. Come and listen to the experiences of start-up owners from these fields!

September 26-30

Ruhr Start-up Week 2022


Explore the start-up scene in the Ruhr are at Ruhr Start-up Week 2022. Get ready to share and show you start-up ideas to new customers, potential capital providers, or like-minded people and find out more about the topics that drive aspiring founders.


August 18

Digital Demo Day 2022

Digital Innovation Hub Düsseldorf

Get connected to Incubator Health+ as well as other thought leaders, CEOs and entrepreneurs at Digital Demo Day 2022. Reach out to us at the booth of Worldfactory Start-up Center (WSC) and dive deeper into the start-up scene via the diverse programme.


August 22

Healthy Hub Call 2022

Start-ups and innovators in the field of digital health, your chance to bring your digital supply solution to the GKV has come! Enter the Healthy Hub Call 2022 and benefit from the know-how and remuneration of health insurance companies. Application opens until August 22.


August 26

Special Prizes 2022 

7th Essen Health Forum 

Special prizes of 1000in the categories of “Health and Support”, “Health and Science” and “Health and Business” will be presented at the 7th Essen Health Forum on September 24. Application opens until August 26.


August 26

Impact Friends 

Messe Dortmund


Meet and connect with our central WSC team at Impact Friends in Dortmund, where social and sustainable  entrepreneurship as well as social innovation are explored and exchanged.