Austrian Landing Zone Go-Boston Program

Landing Zone Program

The Landing Zone program provides strategic guidance and consultation with a focus on business plan, product development, fundraising, and U.S. market entry as well as operational support. During your participation in the eight week program you will receive tailored services, including:

  • Mentoring by successful entrepreneurs, accomplished industry experts, investors, lawyers, regulatory/FDA consultants, and R&D experts 
  • Introductions to carefully selected service providers such as law firms, insurance brokers, accountants, PR agencies
  • Visibility in the local ecosystem

Who Can Apply

All Austrian life science startups and emerging companies working in the following segments are eligible to apply for the Landing Zone program:

  • Diagnostics
  • Digital Health
  • Medical Devices
  • Platform Technologies/ Services
  • Therapeutics

For more information on eligibility, application process, and program fees, please contact Florian Krisch, Austrian Trade Commission:

What To Expect

Be part of the local medical innovation community from day 1. The Landing Zone program helps you to use your time in the in Boston/ Cambridge to make meaningful connections and to shape your strategy for the U.S. market. By the end of your stay you will have a thorough understanding of the market dynamics and your path towards successfully launching your business in the U.S.

Our Partners

Events / Media


Startup Pitch Night, Cambridge, Sept. 14th, 5pm

Ten  carefully selected Austrian startups will pitch their ideas to Boston's  innovation leaders and business angels followed by a mixer with food  & drinks.

MIT Industrial Liaison Program Office

Industry Meeting Center, 12th floor

One Main Street, Cambridge, MA

Please RSVP until Sept. 12th:


Press Release: 123sonography

Vienna/Boston, 12 March 2018.        123sonography, the education portal for ultrasound, expands to Boston. More than 240,000 subscribers worldwide use the platform's advanced training courses to

keep themselves informed about the diagnosis of rare cases and to learn how to use diagnostic ultrasound. The company already generates 20 percent of its sales in the USA and has now qualified for a new initiative of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber.


123sonography USA - English Press Release (pdf)



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