Development Incubator

The Development Incubator partners with inventors to advance clinical innovations in the treatment of musculoskeletal disorders.

Development Incubator supports inventors with:

  • Funding range: CHF 100,000 to CHF 3 Million
  • Intellectual property (IP) expertise
  • Regulatory expertise
  • Scientific expertise
  • Unique network of health care personnel (HCP)
  • Medical technology network
  • Market access


Applications are evaluated against the following criteria:

  • Clinical relevance
  • Market size
  • Technical feasibility
  • Patentability
  • Regulatory pathway

Bring your idea to life!

To apply refer to the AO's Technology Transfer webpage. 

Thank you

Anyone can apply  

Read the FAQ and if you still have questions, the team is here to help!