Innovation Showcase

Innovation Showcase

Welcome to BOOM Innovation Showcase

The BOOM Innovation Showcase offers a platform for 12 healthtech startups to pitch their innovations to a select group of investors and the key stakeholders of DayOne’s ecosystem. Held in the ‘glass room’ at Messe, the showcase features dynamic hosts and judges’ panels facilitating 4-minute pitches and Q&A sessions for each presentation. Top startups earn the chance to pitch on the main stage of BOOM Summit, fostering networking and business exploration within the healthtech ecosystem. The showcase serves as a prime opportunity for startups to make impactful alliances and advance their journey to business success in healthcare transformation.


Set in the ‘glass room’ at Messe, the BOOM Innovation Showcase boasts a captivating program:

  • A dynamic Host guiding the audience through Day One’s proceedings on the 1st day
  • Judges’ panels featuring sponsors and members from the DayOne investor community (3-4 jury members per pitching round)
  • 6-minute pitches and Q&A for each presentation
  • A total of 12 coveted startup slots


The Innovation Showcase is an elite space tailor-made for investors and startups, fostering networking, pitching, business exploration, and a deep dive into the healthtech startup ecosystem.

Pitching Date:

10 April 2024, starting at 8:00 AM, Basel Messe, Switzerland.

08:00 – 09:00

BOOM Registration Opening

09:00 – 10:00

Welcome & Innovation Showcase Round I

10:05 – 10:15

Stretching Break

10:15 – 11:00

Innovation Showcase Round II

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee Break & Networking

11:30 – 11:50


12:00 – 12:45

Innovation Showcase Round III

12:45 – 13:00

Innovation Showcase Closing

16:30 – 19:30

Meetings & Networking in the Innovation Showcase

09:30 – 17:30

Meetings & Networking in the Innovation Showcase

The Jury:

Frank Desiere, Digital Health Expert
Inna Thalmann, RedAlpine
Vincent Irrling , Kapsly
Rana Lonnen, Novartis dRx Capital
Yahel Halamish, Nina Capital
Steffen Ehrhardt, Sictic
Thomas Kerscher, Business Angels Switzerland

Pitching Startups:

Wojciech Sierocki, Data Lake
Amir Bozorgzadeh, Virtuleap
Iddo Peleg, YonaLink
Riccardo Semadeni, MediRapp AG
Danielle Ralic, AG
Luca Emili, InSilico Trials
Philippe Ganz, aiEndoscopic AG
Redona Hafizi, TOM Medications
Yossi Zarfati, Briya
Phil Norris, machineMD
Joanna Jarmoc, Saventic
Ion Haab, Care Preventive AG
Dorina Stanculescu, InSilico Trials
Rachel Ablov, Briya

Moderator: Shwen Gwee