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VITA Accelerator

VITA is the Digital Health Accelerator of CDP National Accelerators Network, born from an initiative of CDP Venture Capital Sgr together with Healthware Group and Accelerace.

The 10 selected startups will benefit from a package of services and investments worth € 150K, as well as concrete and steady support from the promoters’ team and strong ties with the health system stakeholders like corporate partners and hospitals.

We are targeting Italian startups and foreign startups willing to do business in Italy.


The 2023 call for applications is now closed. Stay tuned to find out who will be selected for our 2023 program

The call for digital health startups is now open!

Applications for the 2023 batch are now closed!


Stay tuned for details about our Selection Days and the final selection process for our 2023 program.


What do we offer to startups?

First Investment
First Investment

150K € (of which 90K€ in cash) for each startup selected for the program


5 months of acceleration program with top-notch mentors and experts

Follow-on Investments
Follow-on Investments

Up to 400K€ potential first follow-on and up to 2M€ cumulative follow-on investments for the most promising startups

Global Ecosystem
Global Ecosystem

Gain direct access to a global community of health innovation players and partecipate to Frontiers Health Global Conference

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What do we offer to startups

Our latest news



Check out our blog and stay up to date with our program

Meet our Innovation Partner: Zcube
We at VITA, are thrilled that Zcube will join us again for the 2023 VITA Acceleration program as our Innovation Partner.
Meet our Corporate Partner: Petrone Group
We’re delighted that Petrone Group will return to VITA’s 2023 Acceleration Program as a Corporate Partner
Meet our Corporate Partner: SIFI SpA
We are pleased to announce that SIFI SpA will continue to support VITA as a Corporate Partner during our 2023 program
The 2023 Call for Applications Is Open!
The VITA Accelerator has announced that its second call for applications is now open for digital health startups.
VITA Accelerator Mentors and Experts: Who you can expect to meet when joining our Acceleration Program

From the very early days of the VITA Accelerator Program, our aim was to provide tailored and hands-on digital health

A Look Back at the 2022 VITA Accelerator Demo Day: Replay the event on-demand
Our live stream is now available for playback, providing a unique opportunity to catch up with VITA and hear our plans for 2023
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The Vita Accelerator is a novel startup acceleration program launched by CDP together with Healthware and Accelerace that aims to support a new generation of digital health startups.