Publicis Sapient Partners with Swiss Future of Health Grant to Foster Innovation in Digital Health
Zurich, January 4, 2023: Publicis Sapient, a digital business transformation company, and Future of Health Grant, a joint initiative by CSS and EPFL Innovation Park, have entered into a partnership to support the future of healthcare.
As partners, Publicis Sapient and Future of Health Grant will provide startups access to expertise and funding for the development and rollout of innovative solutions. The goal is to drive digital transformation in healthcare. This cooperation will allow Future of Health Grant to capitalize on Publicis Sapient’s first-hand experience in digital health transformation for major healthcare players worldwide.
“We are very excited about partnering with Future of Health Grant and delighted to be able to support the growth of innovative startups that are developing digital solutions that will shape the future of healthcare. They will be provided with senior-level attention, in-depth industry expertise and integrated resources to help them enable their full potential,” said Rémi Chadel, Client Partner, Health, Publicis Sapient.
“We are thrilled that Publicis Sapient will mentor Future of Health Grant startups. Their global expertise in digital health and experienced guidance will help startups bypass common mistakes when launching new innovations,” said Nicolas Loeillot, Head of Future of Health Grant. “With Publicis Sapient’s commitment to building the future of digital health, we are confident the startups will have the skills, resources, and mentorship they need to succeed.”
Future of Health Grant was launched in July 2022 by Swiss insurance group CSS and EPFL Innovation Park. It is based on four pillars: a coaching program by healthcare experts, mentoring by industry executives, professional hands-on support, and financial assistance to help startups' projects achieve a breakthrough
About Publicis Sapient
Publicis Sapient is a digital business transformation company. We partner with global organizations to help them create and sustain competitive advantage in a world that is increasingly digital. We operate through our expert SPEED capabilities: Strategy and Consulting, Product, Experience, Engineering and Data, which combined with our culture of curiosity and deep industry knowledge, enables us to deliver meaningful impact to our clients’ businesses through reimagining the products and experiences their customers truly value. Our agile, data-driven approach equips our clients’ businesses for change, making digital the core of how they think and what they do. Publicis Sapient is the digital business transformation hub of Publicis Groupe with 20,000 people and over 50 offices worldwide. For more information, visit publicissapient.com.
About Future of Health Grant
Future of Health Grant is a startup acceleration program jointly launched in 2022 by CSS and EPFL Innovation Park. It focuses on early-stage startups in health and aims at finding new solutions for the Swiss healthcare system. Beyond supporting startups with grant money, it provides world-class expertise from various specialists in health and entrepreneurship. For more information, visit future-of-health.org.