F50 is proud to introduce its first annual Global Awards program. The winners will be announced on October 15 in a splendid evening with fine cuisine and great speakers.
- The F50 Mike Loftus Award for Excellence in Service to the Venture Ecosystem
F50 is tremendously pleased to present a very special award named after F50 Founder Mike Loftus, a serial founder, advisor, mentor, teacher and investor whose boundless enthusiasm and commitment to the venture ecosystem have inspired and sustained thousands of entrepreneurs and startups over his long and storied career.
- The F50 Global Award for Impact in HealthTech Innovation
The second award presented at GCS reflects F50’s focus on HealthTech, MedTech, and BioTech as the sector leading to great new services, devices, drugs and processes that will improve and prolong lives around the globe.
- The F50 – Novim Joint Award for Impact in Innovation Communication
The third award is the start of an ongoing collaboration between F50 and Novim, a nonprofit whose charter is to use an assembly of scientists to break down complex issues in such a way as to render them comprehensible to non-scientists. This joint award recognizes the contribution of clear and engaging communication about innovation, technology, and the venture ecosystem.