IBM Alpha Zone

Areas of Focus

We are looking for seed to post-seed startups that can bring innovation to Healthcare, focusing on digital technologies, that may include machine learning, AI, medical devices, applications and services, with the purpose of significantly improving diagnosis and treatment of patients worldwide.

Benefits for Startups:

Direct access to IBM experts, Cloud services Credit and Technologies

Support package for clinical validation and trials
(Ethics, CRA time)

Global exposure & endless Networking opportunities and guidance from top-notch mentors

Direct access to Hadassah medical experts and data

Free office space at the BIOHOUSE Hadassah

All IP you develop
is yours

Qualification criteria

The company is less than 5 years old (since establishment)​

Talented team
business and technological visionaries​


Strong technological fit with IBM solutions/technologies​

Registration to IBM Global Entrepreneur Program (Free)

The company is funded - seed or post seed​

Announcement for 2024!

We are thrilled to announce that we are transitioning from a cohort-based program to an ongoing program. This will allow new applicants to collaborate with Hadassah and IBM as soon as they are ready to join, for the duration of the program.

The 2024 program is designed to prepare you not only for your next clinical, technological, and business development, but it is now tailored to meet your specific stage, development cycle, and needs.

Apply today!