Submit your challenge

Developing citizen-centric solutions that enable seniors to live a healthy, active and enjoyable life – this is the aim of the EIT Health Summer School EPIcenter. In twelve days the participants will have the unique possibility to tackle a challenge using modern innovation techniques, like Co-Creation, Design Thinking, Rapid Prototyping, and Business Model Innovation. Supported by a broad variety of coaches and mentors the participants will validate their idea with a functional prototype and a tested business model.

What you gain?

  • Solution, prototype and business model to enable seniors in your organization (or the seniors your organization works for) to live a healthy, active and enjoyable life
  • Contact to 30+ highly motivated young innovators
  • Presentation of your organization within the summer school and exposure among the 130+ partners of EIT Health
  • Placement of your organization as challenge-partner through our communication channels (website, social media, etc.)

What you contribute?

  • A challenge from your organization concerning prevention, management or maintenance of an active lifestyle at later age
  • A person from your organization to guide the team – at least available by phone and present first Monday and last Friday on site
  • The allowance for the team to use the results of the summer school to create a startup