Meet the 8 finalists who pitched live at the 42PLUS1 Satellite Finals!

The startup universe is big.Really big.

This is why we focus on the DxPx Galaxy made of four planets: Diagnostics, Digital Health, Precision Medicine, and Life Science Tools. The competition in this Galaxy is tough and each planet poses huge challenges for the inhabitants. If you want to make it in the world of Diagnostics, Digital Health, Precision Medicine and Life Science Tools, 42PLUS1 can help. This is why we take your startup on a journey through the DxPx Galaxy and provide the one answer to the challenges of today‘s founders.

Learn more about 42PLUS1 and how it all began!

Visibility on & off the stage.

Each application is reviewed by at least a dozen VCs and industry executives. We even share their feedback. If you make it on stage, we dedicate an 8-minute live pitch to your vision, followed by 5 minutes of Q&A opportunity with the jurors. We can guarantee that a huge crowd of renowned decision makers with genuine interest will attend your pitch!

Win $2,000,000 as convertibles!

You’re not dreaming. 8 selected startups will compete at our DxPx Flagship Conference for $2,000,000 convertible. The funding will be granted to the three winners as convertible loan to build further value for the next financing round. Don’t miss the opportunity to give your startup a decisive boost!

Become one of our stars.

Each applicant is offered the opportunity to be featured in our network. Our stage divers will be actively promoted and get a dedicated spot in our DxPx Conference Brochure, made available to several thousands of investors, who frequently visit our Galaxy.

What's in it for you?Other than winning a$2,000,000 convertible?

Supporting startups and growth companies is what drives us at DxPx – we want you to make a real difference and accelerate your business! This is why we offer you the stage and attention from industry partners and investors that your ideas deserve. Save yourself a lot of time and pitch in front of renowned investors and decision makers, who deeply care about our DxPx Galaxy. There’s not only magic happening, but also money to win, prestige to conquer and awareness to build!

Meet the Finalists of the 42PLUS1 Satellite event held in the US in 2021!

Watch them pitch their vision! Check our videos collection.

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The magnitude of 42PLUS1 in 2021

Meet the Finalists of the past
42PLUS1 Pitch Award!

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Hey, did you know that at the pitch ceremony will be taking place at the stage of the DxPx World Series Conference?​

It is an amazing opportunity cause you’ll be given the chance to network with peers, investors & our Industry leaders.​

The finalists will be given a FREE Ticket for the whole event; 2 weeks digital partnering, 2 day in person.​
ALL applicants, are awarded with a 20% voucher for submitting the pitch, should they choose to attend the
DxPx Conference. No strings attached.

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the grand scope of the dxpx galaxy 42plus1

Most of the galaxies are 1,000 to 100,000 parsecs in diameter​

Applying [on its own!] enables you to connect with Investors and Industry Partners from around the globe!​

the 42plus1 jurors know the dxpx galaxy like the back of their hands

Proud to share our
42PLUS1 Pitch Award Jury
with you!

Bernd Goergen
Partner, High-Tech Gründerfonds
Rainer Christine
Partner, Earlybird Venture Capital
Wouter Meuleman
Partner, Illumina Ventures
Tom Miller

Founder & Managing Partner, Greybird Ventures

Sebastian Stamm

Principal, FluxUnit

Tobias Silberzahn

Partner, McKinsey & Company

Douwe Jippes

Founder & Managing Partner, Healthy Capital

Sascha Fritz

Investment Principal, Bosch

Dr. Jens Baas

Founder & CEO, Techniker Krankenkasse

Mirko Stange
Initator of DxPx, lino Biotech
Dirk Voelkel
Vice President Innovation, Cytiva
André Zimmermann
Partner, SHS Capital
have a look at other dxpx investors


Submit your pitch and win one of 8 spots to show off your business live at DxPx US 2022 taking place at AACC, McCromick Place, Chicago.


Get scouted by dozens of VCs and international investors with one click and let everybody in the DxPx Galaxy know that you are here.


Be among the Top 8 finalists of our Satellite event and compete with the best startups worldwide at the finals for $2,000,000 as convertibles! Do you have what it takes?

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