Corporate Venturing

We help seed ideas, sprout new startups and grow the fruits of innovation

Esense Ventures is now part of the Healthware Group becoming...

Healthware Venture

Healthcare Innovation is an Evergreen Process.

  • Product Factory

    We sprout new health startups from the ground up by providing them with mentoring and guidance built on 20 years digital health innovation experience.
    With our help, individuals, teams, or large enterprises can identify opportunities, quantify their potential and create a roadmap to transform their vision into a reality with clear business objectives.

  • Product Factory

    We sprout new health startups from the ground up by providing them with mentoring and guidance built on 20 years digital health innovation experience.
    With our help, individuals, teams, or large enterprises can identify opportunities, quantify their potential and create a roadmap to transform their vision into a reality with clear business objectives.

  • Greenhouse Funding

    We invest in startups at various stages with in-kind agency services to accelerate their growth.
    Services include strategic consulting, market research, UX/Usability evaluation, branding and design, marketing campaigns or even software builds if needed to meet immediate opportunities.
    By joining our greenhouse funding program, founders receive immediate access to our extensive innovation network, as well as visibility and exposure to our venture fund partners and roster of pharma and health insurance clients.

  • Greenhouse Funding

    We invest in startups at various stages with in-kind agency services to accelerate their growth.
    Services include strategic consulting, market research, UX/Usability evaluation, branding and design, marketing campaigns or even software builds if needed to meet immediate opportunities.
    By joining our greenhouse funding program, founders receive immediate access to our extensive innovation network, as well as visibility and exposure to our venture fund partners and roster of pharma and health insurance clients.

Innovation Network

We enjoy close relationships with the most successful accelerators, incubators and innovation hot spots globally

The Digital Health Academy aims to accelerate the advancement of healthcare by empowering people through knowledge about digital health.

It aims to disseminate and promote the culture of Digital Health, offering content and food for thought based on the latest trends on the worldwide scene.

An acceleration program to support digital start-ups in the health sector and develop 'Open Innovation' programs for Italian companies and public health.

The health vertical by Frontiers Conferences. Creating engaging conference experiences for 10 years, home of innovation and all things digital.

Global advisory in digital health, turbocharging innovation to established and emerging healthcare stakeholders.

Innovation Network

We enjoy close relationships with the most successful accelerators, incubators and innovation hot spots globally

A coworking space attracting companies, talents and investors to foster collaboration and promote networking and skills sharing.

Publishing and consulting around content-driven customer engagement in Pharma Industry. Media partner for thought leadership.

A worldwide network of over 30,000 innovators, industry leaders, and investors committed to supporting the entrepreneurs reimagining health and wellness.

The Italian magazine dedicated to innovation and startups.

One of the largest investor-oriented communities in Europe connecting entrepreneurs, investors and corporate partners from across the world.

The first Nordic digital health and wellness startup accelerator with the aim to connect startups with large enterprises to cooperate and co-create together.

The vlog that gives you a glimpse of the future of healthcare by introducing you to the people who are going to change it.

Partnership
for Startups

Startups that work with us are socialized across our extensive digital transformation network to maximize opportunities for collaboration and partnership.

Our Portfolio
 

The first digital service to manage blood pressure.

 

Innovative assistive services and technology for elders.

 

A streaming audio service designed to improve one's physical and mental health. Based on a patient's condition, it offers specific music and sound therapies, which reference evidence-based clinical research.

 

Hi.Health mission is to make value-based care a reality, untapping costs and combining banking and insurance.

 

The digital health platform combining content, services and e-health in a unique user-centric ecosystem.

 

The Pioppi Diet involves easy changes in our approaches to diet, movement, sleep, stress management, sunshine, exercise, posture and social interaction – changes that all of us, no matter how busy we are, can make.

BLOG

19/11/2019 | BlogPost

On spirit, purpose, scale and empathy: first reflections from Frontiers Health 2019

The ultimate goal of digital health is to humanize healthcare by democratizing access, redesigning around the patient and making health bigger than care until we need it.

2/04/2019 | Point of view

Investment State-of-Play in Big Pharma: Bayer’s Eugene Borukhovich Weighs In

Jessica DaMassa had the opportunity to talk to Eugene Borukhovich, Bayer’s Global Head of Digital Health, during JP Morgan Healthcare Week in San Francisco, and here are the three big takeaways from their chat.

4/03/2019 | BlogPost

A podcast dedicated to the digital transformation of healthcare

Listen to the interview with our CEO and Founder, Roberto Ascione, at the Italian National Radio 1 Rai

14/02/2019 | Point of view

Europe’s evolving health startup scene

Gerry Chillè, General Partner at Healthware Labs, talked to pharmaphorum about European digital health startups, the challenges they face and how pharma can best collaborate with them.