Immerse your health startup into Sydney’s Health Innovation Ecosystem

Expand your reach into Australia

MedTech Actuator Global Navigator Sydney is an intensive growth-stage innovation program that enables healthcare startups to enter and explore the Australian Market through Sydney, New South Wales (NSW).


Combining virtual knowledge sessions and local in-person immersion, the MedTech Actuator Global Navigator program facilitates a smooth and accelerated pathway for growing startups to enter and explore markets in APAC, by connecting directly with key stakeholders in the respective country’s ecosystem.


Recipients embark on a hybrid program consisting of virtual learning and in-person visit to Sydney, where they gain knowledge from leading industry experts, work alongside Australia’s emerging healthcare entrepreneurs and receive mentorship from industry leaders. 

Find out more about our Singaporean startups


From industry experts, founders, and MedTech Actuator


The healthcare ecosystems in Sydney and beyond


With clinical experts and commercial stakeholders in the MedTech, BioTech and HealthTech startup ecosystem in Australia


Your startup to key healthcare investors


Your startup into the Australian market efficiently

2024 Program Dates

Applications open

29th January to 1st March

Information session (In-person)

21st February

Teams selected

19th March

Onboarding Session

26th March

Virtual seminars (SGT)

29th April to 2nd May

Visit to Australia

3rd to 7th June

Global Navigator is a hybrid program consisting of virtual immersion and in-person visit to Sydney. Qualifying teams should be prepared to attend the real-time online seminars and visit Sydney for the dates listed above.

*Singapore startups with more than 30% Singapore shareholdings are entitled to join the program at a subsidised rate of SGD5000 per person (air tickets & accommodation inclusive)

Program Eligibility

Applicants to the Global Navigator Sydney program must:

- Be a growth-stage MedTech, BioTech or HealthTech startup

- Be highly motivated to expand into the Australian ecosystem

- Be able to attend all virtual and in-person (Sydney) program activities scheduled on the key dates listed above

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