GlobalSTL Health Innovation Summit: Innovator Application

Our goal is to help you secure scalable revenue and grow your business.  

The GlobalSTL Business Development Platform (GBDP) is the premier US healthcare platform connecting you to $410B of healthcare buying power across our 18 strategic partner organizations. Learn more about GlobalSTL.

GlobalSTL's 7th annual Global Health Innovation Summit (GHIS) will be held in-person on August 16, 2023.


Interested in learning more? Email: Noah Wolthausen, GlobalSTL Senior Healthcare Innovation Analyst


Why Apply?

You will get access to face-to-face meetings with curated customers who have signaled a high level of interest in your solution.


How do you know if you're a fit? 

You have:

  • A solution that fits one or more of the 2023 Shopping List themes (see below) 
  • At least 1-2 years of funding runway 
  • Early or established commercial traction or a handful of paying customers that demonstrate product-market fit 

2023 Innovator Shopping List 

We summarize our strategic partners’ top innovation priorities into an innovation “Shopping List,” whose themes include: 

  • Care delivered outside the hospital 
  • Solutions to the healthcare workforce crisis 
  • Building a sticky/longitudinal patient/member relationship 
  • Reaching and managing the unreachable, underserved and high-utilizers 
  • Enabling seniors to age at home and transforming caregiving 
  • Building an end-to-end patient care journey 
  • Transitioning from Fee-for-Service to Value-Based Care 


How is my application evaluated?

  • Applications are sent to our strategic partners who select the solutions that are most relevant to their pressing business needs.
  • Innovators who receive the highest interest scores are invited to attend the Summit and meet with our strategic partners.

An invitation to the 2023 GlobalSTL Health Innovation Summit includes: 

  • A 1-on-1 business development meeting schedule one month prior to the Summit
  • Networking dinner the night before the Summit
  • Expert panels and speakers discussing top pain points and innovation priorities
  • Dedicated time to pitch your solution on the main Summit stage
  • Guaranteed 1-on-1 business development meetings with our platform strategic partners
  • Networking happy hour with our strategic partner after the summit
  • Post-Summit business development support from the GlobalSTL team


Our Strategic Partners

$410B Platform Revenue (10% US Healthcare Spend)

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After the Summit

The GlobalSTL team will continue to provide business development support by facilitating debrief and follow-up meetings with Summit attendees and our strategic partners.

Important Dates: 

  • Application deadline is April 14
  • Summit invitations will be sent by June 26
  • Global Health Innovation Summit August 15-16

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Interested in learning more? Click here to schedule a call with our team. Or email: Noah Wolthausen, GlobalSTL Senior Healthcare Innovation Analyst

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