WD Asia was able to attend MaRS Impact Health 2022 in person this May, after a hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The conference was a 3 day event consisting of numerous events which included a venture showcase of 18 startups split across 3 topics: Digital health, medical devices and biotech. Furthermore, the event also had various talks and panels that covers the important issues facing the healthcare community such as retaining talent within Canada, tackling international markets, and tackling misinformation.
WD Asia was able to learn more the current landscape of startup growth in Canada as well as get an update on what innovations startup companies are introducing to the life science sectors in various fields. We were able successfully have an introduction call as well as get an authorization letter signed with 2 startup companies; Aufero Medical and CSTS Healthcare.