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VITA is a novel startup acceleration program launched by CDP Venture Capital together with Healthware Group and Accelerace that aims to support a new generation of digital health startups.The programme is part of the CDP National Accelerators Network, the network operating across the territory to help the growth of young companies specialised in high-potential markets.

We, as Future Health Ventures, provide cash and services to boost startups growth, create synergies with the rest of the business areas.

VITA also benefits from the support of Petrone Group & SIFI Group, as Corporate Partners, and Orrick as Technical Partner.

The program aims at accelerating both Italian and foreign startups willing to do business in Italy in cooperation with key Italian and international operators, investors and corporates​.

The Accelerator also has the objective of strengthening and nurturing the Italian digital health ecosystem, as well as promoting it internationally.


What do they offer to startups?

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

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

Applications For The 2024 Batch Are Now Open!

VITA will select up to 10 digital health startups for this upcoming program.

Discover the program

Applications For The 2024 Batch Are Now Open!

The 12-week program will be delivered over 5 months, in a hybrid format, combining on-site activities with online sessions and tailored to each team.