The ACC (American College of Cardiology) Innovation Section is looking for early-stage start-up companies in the cardiovascular space for the 2023 ACC Innovation Pitch Challenge in New Orleans, LA. The four finalists will present their beginning stage ideas to be judged by experts, including Steve Flaim, Ph.D. – Senior Special Advisor and Investor-in-Residence; NHLBI. Start-up companies across the country will be selected by the Healthcare Innovation Leadership Council. In front of the live Future Hub audience, each finalist will have 5 minutes to pitch followed by a 5-minute Q&A from our expert panel.