- 1:1 project-specific mentoring from matched experts
- Innovation training
- Pitch skills training
- MIT-based workshops
- Elite international network connections
Apply now for the 2018 edition!
Applications are now open for the 2018 edition of IDEA² Global. Applications are due April 16, midnight Eastern time.
Put your medtech idea on a path to impact
Based at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, IDEA² Global provides transformative mentorship and expertise to emerging innovation leaders to develop their project ideas. Individuals and teams complete IDEA² Global with new technology projects clearly focused on compelling medical needs, broad networks of connections, and improved abilities to compete for collaborators and funding.
A transformative experience
The expertise and connections available to teams ranges across elite institutions in Boston and other international research hubs. See where our mentors have come from
IDEA² Global teams cover research areas ranging from new biomaterials to big data analysis—and they learn from one another’s innovation journeys. Read about the 2017 teams
The MIT linQ innovation method helps teams refine their research objective, anticipate challenges, and identify multiple development paths. Read about the linQ Method