Do you want to take your Life Science Start Up to the next level?
We dedicate focus and time to the teams that have chosen to work with us
DRIVE is a dedicated life science incubator program at KI Innovations AB which supports successful commercial development of businesses within life sciences.
We welcome newly-started companies with a commercial, verified business opportunity with focus on Life Science.
Membership in DRIVE runs for a maximum of three years with annual evaluations in order to qualify for continued membership.
DRIVE comprises of various resources and activities in the order and to the extent most appropriate for each Start-Up. We accommodate every Start-Up individually.
What you get in DRIVE
- Global Pharma network
- Investor network
- Strategic partners
- Preferred partners
- Nordic Mentor Network for Entrepreneurship (NOME)
- Expert network, comprising 150 experts in various areas
- DRIVE HealthDay
- DRIVE InvestorDay
- DRIVE TeamDay
- Visibility at various events such as NLS-day and BIO Europe
- Activities within DRIVE-Community
Who can apply?
We welcome startup companies sprung from ideas validated in KI Innovation’s START program as well as other Start-Ups that are research-based within life science, digital health, e-health and medtech. The membership in DRIVE runs for a maximum of three years with annual evaluations to qualify for continued membership.
What do we offer?
Together with our selected partners, the DRIVE business incubator offers unique business development opportunities and financing support adapted to the company’s specific needs.
- Your own business development coach
- Access to IP advice
- Access to expert consulting services
- Access to investor networks
- Free participation in the Business Development Program – CATALYZER
- Access to focused theme days such as InvestorDay, HealthDay and TeamDay
- Additional evenets with focus on community building
- Free membership in KI SciencePark
The business incubator is funded by Karolinska Institutet and VINNOVA.
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