BioRiver Boost! is our offer to young life science founders, start-ups and scientific research projects to get support from industry leaders, gain visibility to investors and become a part of the viable life science network of BioRiver. Our association's events take place only in the West-German metropolian region Rhineland. Regarding your application: we are open to start-ups from all places.
It is never to early to present your idea and start-up to future customers and partners. Our jury is known for their in depth knowledge of the industry and personal engagement for young life science entrepreneurs. The jury couvers a wide range of different technological fields and business experiences as well as investors capacities.
As hinder for participating in our start-up competition is often mentioned: We are not ready yet! From our frame work and our experience we would encourage you to participate in the BioRiver Boost! competition, even if your project is early. BioRiver Boost! is open to and especially supporting these early founding projects. We allow repeated application and this has led to winning teams in the past. If you have any doubst regarding participating, we would be happy to support you with a non-binding advice.
Your price: The three best startups will be awarded. The winner receives the BioRiver Boost! award. The worthful price is an individual half-day trainingscamp with experienced and succesful life science / biotech entrepreneurs.
Looking back on past BioRiver Boost!: Our startups have mentioned as outstanding and particularly important in all years: 1) individual feedback and advice from the jury. 2) Networking 3) Investor talks. 4) Visibility in the life science industry and follow-up invitations 5) Reverse pitches by the industry.