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Recap: MATTER at HLTH 2019

November 7, 2019

Last week, the MATTER team joined more than 6,000 healthcare innovators in Las Vegas. From discussing the innovation practices of tomorrow with AbbVie and Novo Nordisk to making new connections in the exhibit hall, here are a few of our favorite moments and key takeaways from HLTH 2019.

Exhibit hall

Our startup pavilions fostered meaningful connections between MATTER startups and HLTH attende…

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MATTER at HLTH 2019: Here’s what you need to know

October 21, 2019

The MATTER team is heading to Las Vegas!

We’re attending the second annual HLTH conference from October 27-30. This will be the largest presence that MATTER has ever had at an industry conference — we’re thrilled to be producing programming throughout the conference and hosting two (yes, two!) booths in the main exhibition space.

Read on to find out all there is to know about MATTER at HLTH a…

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Meet the finalists for the 2019 Health Tech Venture Challenge

October 16, 2019

Today, Advocate Aurora Health and MATTER announced the five finalists for the 2019 Health Tech Venture Challenge. The competition, launched in August, challenged startups to reimagine the aging experience with solutions that improve care coordination, address social determinants of health and focus on preventive care for aging adults.

The Health Tech Venture Challenge finalists will present th…

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MATTER to open in New York City

September 26, 2019

Today, I am pleased to announce MATTER’s plans to open a second location in New York City. We will be collaborating with the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and Deerfield Management, a leading healthcare investment firm, to bring MATTER to 345 Park Avenue South in the heart of Manhattan.

The New York region is home to one of the world’s great concentrations of healthcar…

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MATTER and RSNA partner to connect startups with radiology leaders

July 25, 2019

MATTER will produce the Startup Showcase at RSNA 2019, bringing startup companies to the world’s largest radiology conference

Chicago, IL — MATTER, the premier healthcare incubator and innovation hub, today announced a partnership with the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), a non-profit organization that promotes excellence in patient care and healthcare delivery through education, …

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