Propose an innovation

The GHF organizes a demonstration space that hosts a hundred innovations.

You can propose your innovation by completing the electronic form at the end of the page.

Your innovation will also appear in the Repertoire of Innovative Practices in Global Health



Why present your innovation?

You will meet many field actors who will be interested in using your innovation or who will share their experience.

You will also meet other innovators to share ideas or initiate collaborations.

You will see foundations that can help you develop your innovation.


What innovations are presented??

These innovations can be tools already in use or simple prototypes.

These innovations may concern care (diagnosis or treatment), research, training, health promotion, prevention or management of health systems.

It can be diagnostic devices, rapid tests, treatment tools, simulation manikins for training, mobile applications, internet platforms ...

This list is not exhaustive. We favor innovations that can change practical and sustainable health practices especially in settings with limited resources.


What are the conditions for presenting an innovation?

Each person presenting an innovation must pay for their entry as a simple participant.

There are no additional fees related to the presentation desk.

Organizations wishing to have a larger space can use our commercial space (contact us for more information).

Travel grants could be provided for people from resource-limited countries.

An organization can present several innovations.


How are the innovations presented?

Each innovator has a presentation desk with a dimension of 107cm x 56cm x h.104cm (see example on the photos).

You can have free wifi and electricity.


Who can present an innovation?

Start-up, NGO, development agency, university, research institute, social enterprise ... everyone can present an innovation.


How are the innovations selected?

Innovations are selected by the GHF organizers based on their innovative nature and ability to truly change health practices.

We favor (but not exclusively) the innovations related to the themes developed during the GHF edition.


When to propose your innovation?

Innovations must be proposed before June 30, 2019. It is advisable to propose your innovation as soon as possible.


You can also only appear in the Repertoire of Innovative Practices in Global Health.

If you can not participate at the GHF 2020, you have the possibility to present your innovation in the "Repertoire of Innovative Practices in Global Health". You just need to fill the form and to precise it.



Fill out the following form to propose your innovation


  • Title has to be short (less than 5 words)
  • Short sentence (less than 10 words) that explains the objective of your innovation
  • Describe your innovation (maximum 200 words)
  • Specify the level of development of your innovation
  • If your documentation has been evaluated in its field practice, please note the references of reports or articles published
  • Name of your organization
  • Country of your organization
  • The name of the person that we have to contact
  • Name of the partners of the innovation
  • Internet site of the innovation
  • Give link to video presenting the innovation
  • Download pictures presenting your innovation (Recommended number : 4, We prefer the landscape orientation)
    Drop files here or
  • Do not hesitate to give us additional information if necessary or let us know your questions