JLABS QuickFire Challenge

JLABS San Diego QuickFire Challenge


In honor of the 5-year anniversary of the first Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS (JLABS) site, JLABS is hosting the San Diego QuickFire Challenge, which will award the innovator with the best idea, technology, or solution that improves human healthcare $25,000 in grand funding, a voucher for one year of residency at JLABS San Diego, and mentorship from Johnson & Johnson.

The winner of the JLABS San Diego QuickFire Challenge will be announced on-site during Biocom’s Global Life Science Partnering Conference.

Prior to the conference, a panel of judges will evaluate their ability to meet the following criteria:

  • Potential Impact
  • Uniqueness of solution & level of competition in current market
  • Quality & feasibility of technology
  • Team credibility & capabilities
  • Plans for utilizing JLABS space
  • Idea submission outlines interest in the innovation ecosystem in San Diego

QuickFire Challenges are competitions designed to attract game-changing, early-stage innovation in the Therapeutics, Consumer, Health Technologies and Med Device sectors. Past Challenges have recognized and awarded thought-leaders throughout the scientific community across a wide variety of therapeutic areas – including artificial intelligence, baby care, and disease. Discover the latest JLABS QuickFire Challenges here.

Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS (JLABS) is a global network of open innovation ecosystems, enabling and empowering innovators to create and accelerate the delivery of life-saving, life-enhancing health and wellness solutions to patients around the world. JLABS currently has nine locations in innovation hot spots across North America and produces entrepreneurial programs and campaigns to seek out the best science, like the QuickFire Challenges around the globe. For more information about JLABS, visit www.jlabs.jnjinnovation.com.