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20 May

Health & Life Science Soft landing - USA May 2024

The USA Soft Landing Programme is designed to help EIC companies accelerate their journey into the US market. It will offer an immersive experience and a range of business support services to help companies navigate the complexities of entering a new market.

In this immersive experience in the US ecosystem, every day will be spent on site with an industry partner who has designed their own program for the cohort. This will include:  

The acceleration week features market intelligence briefings, networking events, dedicated meetings and visits to prominent tech corporate offices in the San Francisco Bay Area.  

If you are in the digital health and life sciences sector and are interested in accelerating your business in the US, mark these dates in your calendar: 

Apply now ! 

What’s in it for you? 

15 companies supported by the EIC will be selected to attend the Soft Landing. The selected recipients will receive exclusive business services, including coaching pre-departure. Matchmaking, pitching, mentorship support and tailored workshops will refine their US market approach. They will have expert guidance from a notable investor that will pave their path to success. 

Who can apply? 

This Soft Landing seeks EIC-funded companies working on innovative advancements in the following fields:  

You will be assessed on your potential for the US market. Expect to provide information on: 

Please note that you are required to submit a 4-slide pitch deck as part of your application (see instructions in the online application form). The information you provide will be shared with external experts to maximise potential benefits and the impact of your participation.  

Shortlisted applicants will undergo a final interview with the selection committee, which will include a member of the investment team.  

Curious? Discover the highlights of the pilot EIC US Soft Landing programme in 2023. 

About the EIC International Trade Fairs and USA Soft Landing Programme 3.0 

The EIC International Trade Fairs and USA Soft Landing Programme 3.0 supports EIC awardees in their commercialisation strategy in foreign markets, leveraging business opportunities at 12 renowned international trade fairs and during 4 Soft Landing programmes in the US, strengthening the EU innovation brand around the world. Selected EIC-funded SMEs, startups and scaleups from EU Member States and Associated Countries have access to the Programme. 

Any questions? Contact us through the EIC Community Helpdesk (select the category “EIC International Trade Fairs and USA Soft Landing Programme” as the subject). 

Cancellation policy 

Cancellations will only be considered in duly documented cases of “force majeure”. Unjustified cancellation can lead to exclusion from future EIC Business Acceleration Services initiatives. 


20 May 2024 @ 04:00 am

24 May 2024 @ 06:00 pm

Duration: 4 days, 14 hours

Timezone: GMT +2:00


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