Bambi Medical is the winner of the Gerard and Anton Award

Bambi Medical is the winner of the Gerard and Anton Award

Bambi Medical is among 10 Dutch start-ups that won Gerard and Anton Award at the Ten New Start-up to Watch event! The jury were evaluating start-ups based on the growth potential in the near future. Decision to grant the award to the nominated start-ups means that selected ten startups are expected to make big steps in the next year and therefore are “to be watched”.

Top Ten Start-up to Watch event is a yearly event established four years ago, where ten most promising startups-to-watch from the Brainport Eindhoven region are announced. The award is named after the two brothers, Gerard and Anton that founded Philips at the end of the nineteenth century.

Congratulations to all the winners of the award! Complete list of the winners you can see here

The CEO of Bambi Medical, Fabio Bambang Oetomo, is accepting the Gerard and Anton Award

The CEO of Bambi Medical, Fabio Bambang Oetomo, is accepting the Gerard and Anton Award

Bambi Medical establishes a supervisory board

Bambi Medical establishes a supervisory board

Bambi Medical is proud to announce the installation of a supervisory board consisting of highly experienced professionals with a diverse background! The supervisory board members have extensive experience in company development, both for early start ups as well as big corporates. They will supervise our activities and give advice/guidance on all aspects of the company. The members of the supervisory board are: Daniel Schobben, an Executive Consultant at Techdysis; Frits van Hout, an Executive Vice President and Chief Program Officer at ASML and Hans Kaufmann, former CEO of Norit.

Daniel, the chairman for the supervisory board, is an entrepreneur with a vast operational experience. He has a strong track record in raising venture capital and non-dilutive funds (€45M+). Previously he founded multiple high-tech startups, and coached other startups during their founding and initial growth phase. He managed a large corporate venture portfolio, evaluated equity participations and performed due diligences to support mergers and acquisitions. 

Frits rejoined ASML in early 2001 as a Vice President Customer Support, having previously been with the company from its founding in 1984 through 1992. In this period he has held several positions in engineering, program management and sales. In 2008, he was appointed as an Executive Vice President Integral Efficiency and was appointed as a member of ASML's Board of Management in 2009. 

Frits is also a member of the Board of the Stichting Brainport, the Eindhoven Region Economic Development Board. 

Hans held financial management positions at Pakhoed (Royal Vopak), Holec and Verenigde Bedrijven Bredero and general management positions at Norit and Nyloplast (Hydratic Industries). He served as an interim manager for Van Berkel Patent and AVR (Van Gansewinkel). He is a certified coach. His specific skills are in the field of company development, restructuring and the coaching of management teams.

Hans is also a member of the Supervisory Board of Emotional Brain, a pharmaceutical company.

The Bambi-Belt exhibited at Computex Taipei

The Bambi-Belt exhibited at Computex Taipei

We are proud that the Bambi-Belt was exhibited at one of the largest computer and technology trade shows in the world - Computex Taipei . At the trade show we gave a presentation in front of a broad public of Taiwanese ICT companies, Venture Capitalists and Taiwanese government & research institutes. This, of course,  gave us lots of exposure and chance to meet the right business partners! 

From Singapore to Taiwan - Bambi Medical at Garage+ incubator program

From Singapore to Taiwan - Bambi Medical at Garage+ incubator program

Bambi Medical was invited to participate in a special incubator program, Garage+ in Taiwan, focused on MedTech start-ups. We are proud to be one of the 22 start-ups globally that were selected to participate in this program. CEO of Bambi Medical, Fabio Bambang Oetomo and CTO, Avinash Kale, had various interesting and productive meetings with relevant for us manufacturing companies and investors. The program also helped us in setting up contacts with hospitals and doctors in the neonatal market that we want to address. 

CTO of Bambi Medical, Avinash Kale presenting the Bambi-Belt at the Garage+ program

CTO of Bambi Medical, Avinash Kale presenting the Bambi-Belt at the Garage+ program

Bambi Medical at Dutch Technology Week

Bambi Medical at Dutch Technology Week

On 20th of May Bambi Medical took part in Dutch Technology Week together with start-ups based at HighTexhXL Plaza.  During the day visitors had an opportunity to be introduced to the broad range of innovative technologies - ranging from medical technology, 3D printing and mobility facilities.

The Bambi Medical team members explained to interested visitors how pain and stress can be eliminated in premature babies with the help of the Bambi-Belt. The audience among which were parents of former premature babies liked the idea.  Many of them gave us a feedback that it will be a big milestone in the premature baby care, that will ease situation both for the baby and parents. 

The Bambi team presenting the Bambi-Belt to interested visitors 

The Bambi team presenting the Bambi-Belt to interested visitors 

Bambi Medical at Get in the Ring Global Conference

Bambi Medical at Get in the Ring Global Conference

Bambi Medical was among the best 150 start-ups from all over the world that were selected to take part in Get in the Ring Global Conference!  Each of them pitched in front of the jury to be selected for the final pitch battle in the ring. Bambi Medical received very positive feedback after the pitch. Both international corporates and investors recognised benefits of the Bambi-Belt. After this positive feedback, we strengthened our confidence that our product will be applicable everywhere around the world! 

For the final pitch battle, Bambi Medical competed in the heavy weight category of start-ups. We came a bit short to be selected as one of the two finalists. The two heavy weight finalist were even both graduates of the  program, Lifesense Group and Manus VR. The winner of the battle in the ring was Lifesense Group! We congratulate them with this victory!

As you might remember, the ticket to Singapore was a prize for our victory in Get in the Ring event at the XLDay

 

The Bambi-Belt at the opening ceremony of the Get in the Ring Global Conference

The Bambi-Belt at the opening ceremony of the Get in the Ring Global Conference

Bambi Medical at Biomedica

Bambi Medical at Biomedica

Bambi Medical took part in  Biomedica Life Sciences Summit as both - an exhibitor and presenter. 

During two days of the event the Bambi Medical stand was one of those that received most of interest from visitors and lots of positive feedback about the Bambi-Belt development. Our stand was in the focus of interest of Bert Pauli, the deputy for the province of Brabant. Mr. Pauli liked the Bambi-Belt and wished us success.  

Meanwhile CEO of the company, Fabio Bambang Oetomo presented about the role of technology and, in particular, the Bambi-Belt in neuro developmental outcomes of preterm babies. 

Biomedica, started in 2007, is the first Euregional conference on Lifesciences and Medical Technology. It brings  together top researchers, innovators, and entrepreneurs around the globe. 

Bert Pauli, deputy for the province of Brabant visiting the Bambi Medical stand

Bert Pauli, deputy for the province of Brabant visiting the Bambi Medical stand

The Bambi Medical female team members presented at the Girls' Day

The Bambi Medical female team members presented at the Girls' Day

Product development engineer Claudia Caparelli and Chief Communications Officer, Tamara Pharadashvili presented at the Girls Day event held in the High Tech Campus on April 13. At the presentation, where girls from 7 start-ups talked about their career path and how they ended in high-tech companies, was  part of events organised that day at the campus for 200 high school girls. The aim of events and the presentation was to motivate and encourage girls to apply to technical programs in the universities. 

Claudia and Tamara shared with the audience why they feel happy being part of Bambi Medical. Both Bambi girls mentioned that they are proud to be able to make a positive impact on the society with the Bambi-Belt, which improves babies' lives by reducing pain. School girls seemed intrigued and interested in the presentation. If you are interested in more details about the day, read the article by E52 here.

Bambi Medical wins a pitch battle and a ticket to Singapore!

Bambi Medical wins a pitch battle and a ticket to Singapore!

Bambi Medical won the ticket to Singapore on the XL Day pitch battle! The idea of the ring battle is to give each start-up a 30 second rounds to present a company, a product, a team, achievements and goals. Start-up representatives should convince the jury that they are the ones who deserve a free ticket to  Get in the Ring Global Conference held in May 2017 in Singapore!

Bambi Medical is the winner, this means that we will participate in this international event - enter another ring for the pitch battle and will have a great chance for global networking and exposure! 


 

Bambi Medical featured in Eindhovens Dagblaad

Bambi Medical featured in Eindhovens Dagblaad

After NOS, RTLZ, De Telegraaf, Trouw and E52, this time Eindhovens Dagblad publishes an article about Bambi Medical's road to bring the Bambi-Belt to all babies in hospitals. CEO of Bambi Medical Fabio Bambang Oetomo is interviewd together with our friends in Hugsy.  Hugsy is focused on mother atmosphere creation for premature babies in the incubators. It will be a nice complimentary to the Bambi-Belt when both are introduced in hospitals.

If you have not read the article (in Dutch) yet, you can do so below. 

We participated in Innovation for Health event

We participated in Innovation for Health event

Bambi Medical participated in Innovation for Health event held in Rotterdam this year. Innovation for Health is the premier event on healthcare innovations in the Netherlands. It provided us a unique opportunity to meet and share views with leading innovators, to catch up on the latest trends and cutting-edge innovations!