CANet is proud to announce the inaugural ‘Shift – Heart Rhythm Innovation Competition’ • Cardiovascular Network of Canada — CANet

CANet is proud to announce the inaugural ‘Shift – Heart Rhythm Innovation Competition’

Toronto ON, December 16, 2019 – With the Cardiac Arrhythmia Network of Canada (CANet®) group of investigators leading ground-breaking arrhythmia health research and technology advancements, our Network is challenging startups to highlight their innovations at the inaugural CANet® Shift competition.
Here’s your opportunity to showcase your innovation and win $200,000!
Canadian health technology startups will go head-to-head, showcasing their technology during the CANet® Annual Public Forum at the TIFF Bell Lightbox in Toronto, ON, on February 4, 2020.
Three video submission finalists will be selected to present their innovations and ground-breaking solutions, in a 5-minute pitch, to our group of renowned researchers, industry leaders, venture capitalists, and, most importantly, our patient-filled audience.
Does your startup have what it takes?
“With the prominent growth of Digital Health innovations and its impact on healthcare, it is imperative to propel technologies that support and saves patients’ lives,” says Dr. Anthony Tang, CEO and Scientific Director, CANet. “Our goals align with supporting technology advancements surrounding arrhythmia research and management to provide efficient and effective patient-focused care.”
Visit to submit your application and learn more about this exciting event.
The deadline for the CANet® Shift applications closes on January 17, 2020.
About CANet® Annual Public Forum
In celebrating Heart Month 2020, the Cardiac Arrhythmia Network of Canada (CANet®) hosts its Annual Public Forum at the TIFF Bell Lightbox in Toronto, Ontario, on February 4, 2020. Hosted in multiple provinces and with its growth in attendance over the past four years, this event expects to bring together over 500 people. Join the audience filled with our large group of patient partners and caregivers, healthcare providers, network investigators, industry partners, and the public to hear from and pose questions to our prominent guest speakers.
The importance of our forum is to provide access to relevant information and resources for the public to learn about our ground-breaking arrhythmia research and innovative technologies. The event provides the accessibility and opportunity to exchange knowledge and insight with our Network to better advance arrhythmia care in Canada and beyond.
About CANet®
CANet® is a Pan-Canadian multidisciplinary and multi-sectoral research and development network of investigators, well-positioned industry partners, patients, caregivers, and healthcare providers focused on arrhythmia research, technology development and commercialization, and digital transformation activities.
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