ABOUT THE PROGRAM
If you have a medical device innovation, but just aren’t sure where to start – look no further than ZeroTo510! For the past 10 years, ZeroTo510 has helped entrepreneurs with innovative ideas take advantage of all Memphis has to offer in the medical device space. The medical device market is complicated to navigate, but with our plethora of experts and mentors, you will be in great hands.
This year’s program will be hosted both virtually and in-person August 15, 2022 – November 10, 2022.
Memphis is a vibrant, entrepreneur-friendly city that is a hub for medical device and logistics companies. Not to mention, Memphis is the second largest orthopedics medical device hub in the country! We are home to numerous global medical device companies (Medtronic, Smith & Nephew, Wright Medical, to name a few). Therefore, ZeroTo510 will put you at the center of a robust medical device ecosystem that is home to experts in regulatory affairs, pricing/reimbursement, manufacturing, prototyping, product development, legal affairs, hospital decision making – and that’s just the tip of the iceberg! Furthermore, you will have fellow ZeroTo510 alumni to tap for advice.
OUR DUAL BUSINESS & MEDICAL DEVICE CURRICULUM
ZeroTo510 has been included in the Seed Accelerator Rankings, which means that we are among the best at what we do! Our curriculum leverages Memphis’ key regional strengths in biomedical research and medical device manufacturing to create a unique program. We offer a thorough, mentor-led curriculum that ensures founders have the fundamentals to apply for FDA clearance. However, we don’t just stop there. With our dual healthcare and business curriculum, we also offer participants a deep dive into key business development fundamentals that also ensures they have a firm foundation for success.
MENTORS AND PARTNERS
Our program is successful because we bring in top notch experts in medical devices, healthcare, and business to lead weekly sessions and 1:1 office hours to help you build a winning and successful business.
Accepted teams receive an initial infusion of $25,000 of capital with the opportunity for follow-on funding of up to $25,000. Our investor partners, Innova Memphis and Epicenter Memphis, provide key, early-stage investment to get you started.