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Why Synapse Achieved What a Startup Weekend Could Not for Medtech Entrepreneurs

September 21, 2015, 11:06 AM | Posted By: Greg Bullock

The closing social for MediCoventures’ Synapse Workshop was a resounding testimonial to the progress made by five medical entrepreneurs over the course of just 3 days. The participants raved about the tremendous support they received during the workshop in helping advance their startup aspirations. On paper, Synapse sounded much like a Startup Weekend - helping people derive a business model and product or prototype and ultimately launch a company. But here are the reasons why it accomplished much more than a typical Startup Weekend ever could.

Topics: medical device commercialization, medtech entrepreneurs, synapse