Places in US trade mission offered to medtech SMEs
3 July 2012
A competition to find and support the UK’s highest growth
potential early stage health technology companies has opened. Twenty
companies will be chosen to travel to Boston, Massachusetts to take part
in the Future Health Mission 2012 at the end of September.
The successful companies will benefit from a packed agenda of
investor, supply chain partner and customer meetings and networking
The Mission is made possible by key partners, the Technology
Strategy Board, UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) alongside other private
sponsors. Arranged by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, the Mission
is organised by The Long Run Venture and the Co-Sponsorship Agency.
The Future Health Mission 2012 is the sixth in a series of
Missions organised by the public, private partnership, helping up to
20 successful early stage businesses each time accelerate their
growth potential in the US. This time to Boston, the Future Health
Mission will be aligned with AdvaMed, the leading US Medtech
conference. Previous Missions have collectively raised more than
$200m in private finance post Mission.
The online application process and more information about the
Future Health Mission 2012 can be found at:
Competition entries should be received by 12pm on 30 July 2012.
This mission sits alongside the UKTI UK@Advamed 2012 mission for
companies with market ready products seeking US customers and
partners. Companies can apply for this mission at