D-Eye win the Gaetano Marzotto Prize

The seventh edition of the “Gaetano Marzotto Prize” ended on last November 23rd 2017 with the award ceremony. The most relevant startup competition in the Italian innovation ecosystem awarded D-Eye that has developed a patented optical device, which allows to analyze the retina using a camera and the lighting system of the smartphone. D-Eye has been the first investment made by Invitalia Ventures.

The Gaetano Marzotto Prize has been implemented with the aim to identify talents and projects able to combine innovation, business and social impact and to foster open innovation initiatives and internationalization process. Over 2 million euros as well as a connection with hundreds of strategic partners are granted to the best innovators.

The competition has awarded D-Eye, a startup that has developed a platform with the aim to disrupt the way of retinal diseases screening and the follow-up of millions of patients with chronic conditions.

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