Innov8 Talks

Featuring high quality keynotes, pitches and industry talks – Innov8 Talks is back and better than ever at Arab Health 2020! With new content, innovations and ideas, come and discover the next big thing. 

27 - 30 January 2020

Dubai World Trade Centre

The concept!

Your 8 minute pitch

Are you a start-up or SME with a brand new healthcare product, idea, technology? And are you looking for an investment to make your idea become reality or get your product to market? Then take part in Innov8 at Arab Health 2020, the largest healthcare event in the MENA region.

Innov8 will give you and other like minded creatives the opportunity to pitch your idea, product or company to a panel of esteemed investors and thought-leaders from the healthcare sector. 


  • 8 minutes to pitch your product/idea
  • 8 SMEs pitching per day – 1 winner a day!
  • NEW ‘The Pitch Off’ where the winners from each of the 4 days will pitch to top investors looking for the next big thing!


  • Be as creative and daring as you can be in your application
  • Be as transparent and informative as possible
  • Deadline for submission has passed*

*Each submission will be vetted and only accepted submissions will be notified.


Dr Maulik Majmudar, Chief Medical Officer

Elena Bonfiglioli, Managing Director Health & Life Sciences, Europe Middle East & Africa, Microsoft

Dr Sonia Trigueros, Nano-Bio-Systems Group Leader

Director of the Oxford Martin Institute of NanoMedicine

Meet your MC

Supreet Singh Manchanda, Managing General
Partner, Raiven Capital, USA

An operator and investor Supreet is bringing his experience as a former C-Level executive to Arab Health. Blending information technology, finance and operations expertise spanning new ventures, turnarounds and M&A, he has worked globally in developing product sales & innovation strategy at the board level and rolled out in
operational and technology roles in start-ups and large corporations.

Currently a board member of a number of Silicon Valley start-ups, Supreet will bring a wealth of knowledge across the four days of Innov8 Talks.   Come and learn
more from our dynamic MC, he’s looking forward to interacting with the audience!

Innovation Committee

Industry Talks

Every afternoon will feature presentations by key industry leaders discussing emerging innovations and changes in the industry, emphasizing the rapid transformations currently undergoing in the healthcare sector. 

Meet the 2019 Winners