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 Honoured with Top Awards at the 2017 Sunan Cup Innovation Competition

Navi Medical Technologies’ vision of improving the standard of neonatal care has been recognised by the Australian Chinese Association of Scientists and Entrepreneurs. They were awarded second prize at the Sunan Cup Innovation Competition in Suzhou.

The highly competitive Sunan Cup Startup Competition – held in the Suzhou Science and Technology Town – recognises the potential of high-tech start-up companies that demonstrate technological innovation and excellent entrepreneurial initiative.

Shing Yue Sheung (Navi Medical Technologies Co-founder) stated, “The prize money awarded to Navi from this competition will provide excellent support for Navi’s product development and market validation."


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.

The Neonav Featured on Channel 9 News

In October 2016, Navi was a participant in Melbourne University's Endeavour Exhibition. The event remains one of the largest showcases of engineering and IT graduate student projects in Victoria - and served as a great setting to share Navi’s ongoing development with the public.

In this particular opportunity, Navi exhibited its breakthrough medical device - the Neonav - which primarily aims to improve umbilical venous catheter placements in neonates. During the exhibition, the Neonav was featured on the Channel 9 News coverage of the event - highlighting both innovation and existing demand for the device. This feature was broadcasted nationally around Australia.

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The Navi team at Melbourne University's Endeavour Exhibition.