Get Ready for AMIA Pitch IT 2018! Application Opens September 7th

Thursday, September 6th, 2018

Jump start your latest innovation in medical informatics by applying to participate in the 2018 AMIA Pitch IT competition! We are seeking entrepreneurs that have new applications of medical or biomedical informatics at the point of care to improve workflow, decision support, and analytics. Apply at

Get your Innovation Funded and Get to Market Faster

You will have the chance of a lifetime to present your unique opportunity to a panel of highly successful entrepreneurs and investors, along with an audience of industry leaders during the AMIA 2018 Symposium in San Francisco CA. Successful pitches will receive a minimum of $5,000 up to $25,000 to fund development.

How Does It Work?

Five applicants will be selected as finalists and invited to attend the AMIA 2018 Annual Symposium in San Francisco, CA. The finalists will give a five-minute pitch of their innovation to a panel of judges during the symposium. After the pitch, there will be a nine-minute question and answer period from the panel and audience.

Key Dates

  • September 7, 2018 application period opens
  • October 5, 2018 application period closes
  • Monday, November 5 Pitch IT Competition at AMIA 2018 in San Francisco, CA

How to Apply

Apply at Awards Up to three innovators will be awarded $5,000 up to $25,000.