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Navi Joins Australia's Premier Medtech Accelerator

 
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Navi proudly announces that it has been selected as one of six start-up companies to be accepted into the inaugural cohort of The Actuator Accelerator Program - Australia's largest medical device focused accelerator program.

The Actuator is engaged in close partnership with the Australian Government, Artesian, MTP Connect, and a range of industry partners (including Medtonic and Johnson & Johnson). The program will be providing Navi with initial seed funding along with an advanced mentorship program designed to accelerate the commercialisation pathway.

The 15-month program consists of a structured 12-month mentor-led development phase, followed by an intensive 3 month ‘investor road show’. “We are incredibly excited to be launching The Actuator—Australia’s National MedTech Accelerator,” says Dr Buzz Palmer, CEO of The Actuator. “Our mission is to support our homegrown talent within their local innovation ecosystems in order to build incredible successes. We are eager to witness how game-changing ideas will emerge and develop right out of Australia.”

One of the primary purposes of the Actuator program is to get start-up companies ‘investment-ready’ and assist with easier access to funding through partners such as venture capital partners Artesian. Navi CEO Alex Newton states he is excited about the opportunities that the Actuator program offers: "Our partnership with the Actuator and Artesian means will accelerate our product development activities and enhance success for our future capital raising rounds."

The Actuator is engaged in close partnership with the Australian Government, Artesian, MTP Connect, and a range of industry partners (including Medtronic and Johnson & Johnson). The program will be providing Navi with initial seed funding along with an advanced mentorship program designed to accelerate the commercialisation pathway.

The 15-month program consists of a structured 12-month mentor-led development phase, followed by an intensive 3 month ‘investor road show’. “We are incredibly excited to be launching The Actuator—Australia’s National MedTech Accelerator,” says Dr Buzz Palmer, CEO of The Actuator. “Our mission is to support our homegrown talent within their local innovation ecosystems in order to build incredible successes. We are eager to witness how game-changing ideas will emerge and develop right out of Australia.”

One of the primary purposes of the Actuator program is to get start-up companies ‘investment-ready’ and assist with easier access to funding through partners such as venture capital partners Artesian. Navi CEO Alex Newton states he is excited about the opportunities that the Actuator program offers: "Our partnership with the Actuator and Artesian means will accelerate our product development activities and enhance success for our future capital raising rounds."

 

Navi Participates in Texas Medical Center Accelerator Program

COO Shing Yue Sheung representing Navi at TMCx.

COO Shing Yue Sheung representing Navi at TMCx.

NAVI has joined the Texas Medical Center's Medical Device Accelerator Program (TMCx) - a program designed to meet the needs of high-potential MedTech start-ups by accelerating their development into established companies.

Over a 4-month program, Navi will be connected to the abundant resources of the Texas Medical Center, comprised of a curriculum tailored to the needs of health care entrepreneurs, shared workspaces, and the guidance of over 120 advisors who are actively involved at industry front lines.

From left to right: Alex Newton (CEO), Christiane Theda (CMO, Medical), Shing Yue Sheung (COO), Brad Bergmann (CMO, Marketing), Mubin Yousuf (CTO)

From left to right: Alex Newton (CEO), Christiane Theda (CMO, Medical), Shing Yue Sheung (COO), Brad Bergmann (CMO, Marketing), Mubin Yousuf (CTO)

 Looking forward, Navi will continue to leverage TMC’s abundant resources in order to further develop their network in Houston and in the US. 

Navi Accepted Into Melbourne Accelerator Velocity Program

Navi Medical Technologies is pleased to announce that it has been accepted into the Melbourne Accelerator Velocity Program. The accelerator program is facilitated by MAP - a start up hub which specifically dedicates itself to assisting early stage start-up companies achieve commercialisation.

Over the coming months, the Navi team will receive the opportunity to participate in both world-class theory and skilled-based workshops, networking sessions, and mentorships with industry leaders.