NurseSharkTank: Reverse Pitchathon with AARP

Disruptive Solutions for Home Health Pitch Comptetition

 

We are excited to announce that this year’s Nurse Shark Tank will be a Pitch Competition event in partnership with AARP Innovation Labs and with support from the American Nurses Association.

This event is designed to bring together early stage startups to address opportunities to optimize solutions for independent living.

We welcome startups & entrepreneurs who have created solutions using disruptive technologies (artificial intelligence, virtual reality, augmented reality, robotics, IoT & other  devices) to assist caregivers or nurses who empower individuals to live longer & more independently. If you are or know someone working in this space please direct them to our page.

 

All winning teams will also include:

  1. Private 1:1 meetings with top leadership of AARP Innovation Labs, BD.com and Medline
  2. Winner’s Blog on Nurse Innovation & Entrepreneurship Website – and blog will be shared across all our social media and in 1 Newsletter!
  3. Private 1 hour meeting with Dr. Kevin Scanlon, experience Venture Capitalist and Professor at Northeastern University
  4. All teams will be invited back to serve as “Mentors” in our 2019 Hackathon – to further expand their networks…

Offical SharkTank Video

Thank you to everyone who contributed to making the 2018 SharkTank Reverse Pitch Event with AARP a huge success! 

Winning Teams:

1st Place Prizes sponsored by Medline: $5,000, Winner: Wellivity

2nd Place Prize:: $3,000, Winner: MyWoundDoctor

3rd Place Prize: $1,000, Winner: Empatica

AARP People’s Choice Awards Winners:

Empatica

 This winning team will go on to the final AARP Innovation Hatchery Pitch Event in Washington DC in October 2018! 

MyWoundDoctor

 This winning team will go on to the final AARP Innovation Hatchery Pitch Event in Washington DC in October 2018! 

Judges

Bonnie Clipper, DNP, RN, MA, MBA, CENP, FACHE

 VP, PRACTICE & INNOVATION FOR THE AMERICAN NURSES ASSOCIATION 

Ann Corcoran

PRESIDENT, AMC HEALTHCARE SOLUTIONS 

Hiyam Nadel, MBA, BSN, RN

 NURSING DIRECTOR AT MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL 

Martie Moore, RN, MOAM, CPHQ

 CHIEF NURSING OFFICER OF MEDLINE INDUSTRIES, INC. 

John Mattison, MD

 CHIEF MEDICAL INFORMATION OFFICER, KAISER PERMANENTE 

Sponsors