Sling Health: Startup Pitch Competition

Jan 31, 2019
4:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m.
CIC@4240, Havana Room

Interdisciplinary student teams from Sling Health’s St. Louis chapter will compete in The Future of Biomedical Innovation: Startup Pitch Competition by pitching their healthcare solutions and presenting their business plans to a panel of judges from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. CST on January 31 at CIC@4240 in the Cortex District – Havana Room (Cortex MetroLink stop) during Venture Café, a weekly networking meetup for local startups.

First-place and second-place winning teams will be awarded $5,000 and $3,500, respectively. A third team will be recognized by audience vote. The event is open to the public and attendees are invited to mingle with Sling Health representatives and others in the entrepreneurial community afterward.

The pitch competition is just one component of Sling Health STL’s nine-month experiential platform. Several Sling Health STL alumni project teams have become revenue-generating businesses in the St. Louis community.
What else should I know about Sling Health STL?

As the founding chapter of the national Sling Health network, the organization enables students across the St. Louis area to develop skills in entrepreneurship, leadership, and innovation by forming project teams and developing and implementing solutions to specific healthcare problems. For more information, please visit or submit questions to

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