CO-HOST SPONSOR

 

Qualcomm Life is defining and connecting the wireless health network to improve lives and advance the capabilities of medical devices. Qualcomm Life is focused on device connectivity and data management and empowers medical device manufacturers to deliver wireless health quickly and easily to those who need it. The Qualcomm Life team has the experience and the wireless know-how to make the enormous complexities of a wireless connection look simple. We draw from our parent company’s more than 25 years of wireless connectivity experience, know-how and universal interoperability to enable unified machine-to-machine (M2M) communications. To learn more, please visit www.qualcommlife.com.

Dedicated to accelerating mobile growth and progress worldwide, Qualcomm is transforming the way people live, learn, work and play. Headquartered in San Diego, California, Qualcomm is included in the S&P 500 Index and is a FORTUNE 500® company traded on the NASDAQ Stock Market® under the ticker symbol QCOM.

 
PLATINUM SPONSOR

  UnitedHealth Group UnitedHealth Group is a leading health care company, serving more than 75 million people worldwide. As a leader in the health benefits and services industry, our six businesses — UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual, UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement, UnitedHealthcare Community & State, OptumHealth, OptumInsight, and OptumRx — empower individuals, expand consumer choice and strengthen patient-provider relationships across the health care spectrum.
 
GOLD SPONSOR

 

GoodChime!™ is a revolutionary new social media platform where people engage in meaningful dialogue within a safe community, and participate in activities relevant to their health needs. Leveraging the power of celebrity brand, GoodChime engages consumers as active participants in better managing their health.

  Sharecare is an interactive, social Q&A platform designed to greatly simplify the search for quality healthcare information and help consumers live their healthiest life. Sharecare is enlisting the nation’s leading health experts, care providers, organizations, and brands to join the health and wellness conversation and empowering users with high-quality, relevant answers to their health questions from multiple expert perspectives.
 
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  The Innovation@50+™ initiative aims to spark entrepreneurial activity across public and private sectors. Anchored by the AARP social mission – to enhance the quality of life for all as we age – the initiative enlists the expertise of visionary thinkers, entrepreneurs, the investment community, industry and not-for-profits to spur innovation to meet the needs and wants of people over 50.
 

AudaxFounded in 2010, Audax Health believes that consumers can and should be active participants in managing their own health. Through Careverge, an end-to-end digital health platform, Audax Health enables consumers to access health tools, record fitness goals, and research conditions. With Careverge, consumers engage in a community that makes health simple, personal and fun. Please visit www.audaxhealth.com and www.Careverge.com.

  Independa, Inc. provides an integrated telecare platform to help family and professional caregivers enable their loved ones and patients to continue living at home longer, more safely and more comfortably. With Independa, caregivers can delay or even eliminate the costly and dreaded move to significantly more expensive and cumbersome levels of care.
  PillJogger is a full-featured server-based mobile adherence solution for exchanging medical information, incentives, and content. The platform is primarily designed for prescription drugs with additional modules under development for transitional care and chronic disease management. MedWheel, a proprietary phone based medicine delivery device is being developed with Smart Design.
  Ximedica provides comprehensive product development services to leading medical device and healthcare companies. We assist clients in successfully getting innovative user-focused medical products to market with reduced risk. Expertise includes integrated research, human factors and usability, engineering, regulatory, and introductory manufacturing. Ximedica is ISO 13485:2003 certified and FDA registered.
 
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AchieveMint powers an intelligent incentive network that rewards consumers who make healthy choices.

 

Agile Diagnosis

 

Agile Diagnosis provides interactive clinical guidelines over the web and mobile apps that help doctors and nurses diagnose and manage their patients at the point of care.

 

 

Cardiio provides software that turns ordinary cameras into biosensors, allowing people to use mobile devices they already own to gain insight and take charge of their wellbeing.

 

Credential ProtectionCredential Protection® protects the public with Verified Reviews®, the gold standard for reviews™, for healthcare professionals, products and services. Credential Protection®provides unbiased and ethical third party oversight of reviews posted through our proprietary system of patient satisfaction surveys. Healthcare providers subscribing to our service have their Verified Reviews® listing appear on the first page of Google with star ratings based upon the composite score of their patients’ reviews. The public is protected from false, misleading and spam reviews.

 

 

ChickRx is a personalized health and wellness platform for women. Members can connect with experts and peers to get their questions answered, discover products, and find important and engaging news.

  Dexcom, Inc. is a leader in continuous glucose sensing technologies. DexCom started with a focus on creating an implantable Sensor that the body would not reject and that would perform for a long period of time. DexCom is committed to delivering best-in-class products and support services to patients and customers.
  Medmonk is a tool for pharmacists that helps find funding for patients who are unable to afford their medications. It helps patients get the drugs they need, enables pharmacies and pharmaceutical companies to reach more patients, and protects insurers against bigger claims. Medmonk was founded by an HIV specialty pharmacist and her two friends. They had to invent it as an alternative to turning away patients who struggled with their co-pay.
  Nephosity, Inc.Nephosity develops products for enterprises to mobilize their data using cloud technologies. MobileCT is our product for the medical field. It allows doctors to view, share, and collaborate over medical images on their iPad. nephosity also contributes to open source software, having released several libraries as open source.
 

Scosche Industries is an award-winning innovator of car audio installation hardware as well as portable electronics accessories. The Health and Fitness line of consumer technology products focuses on and is developed for an active lifestyle. Scosche is founded on its commitment to quality, value and customer service.

  SenstoreSenstore turns your smartphone into a virtual nurse who helps you answer the question ‘Do I need to visit the doctor?. Senstore is preparing for a world in which exponential improvements in sensors, wireless connectivity and artificial intelligence come together to allow anyone, anywhere, access to an affordable medical diagnosis.
 
STRATEGIC PARTNERS

  The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) unites 2,000 companies within the consumer technology industry. Members tap into valuable and innovative members-only resources: unparalleled market research, networking opportunities with business advocates and leaders, up-to-date educational programs and technical training, exposure in extensive promotional programs, and representation from the voice of the industry.
  Frost & Sullivan, the Growth Partnership Company, enables clients to accelerate growth and achieve best-in-class positions in growth, innovation and leadership. The company leverages 50 years of experience in partnering with Global 1000 companies, emerging businesses and the investment community from more than 40 offices on six continents. To join our Growth Partnership, please visit http://www.frost.com.
  Rock Health is a seed accelerator that challenges developers and entrepreneurs to address issues in health and wellness through consumer web and mobile technologies. Founded in 2010, it provides early stage funding and strategic support as well as mentorship and office space to new companies. For more information, or to apply, visit RockHealth.com.
 
SUPPORTING PARTNERS

  The Aging Technology Alliance (AgeTek.org) is a non-profit trade association for companies in the aging technology industry. AgeTek’s mission is to promote the awareness, benefits and value of member-company products and services and assists in their advancement in this dynamic industry.
  Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH) is one of the nation’s leading non-profit business coalitions focused on health care. PBGH works on many fronts to improve the quality and affordability of health care,often in close partnership with health insurance plans, physician groups, consumer organizations, and others concerned about our health care system.
 
MEDIA PARTNERS

  The Digital Health Group serves as an ethical forum for advancing professional knowledge and relationships among individuals interested in the super-convergence taking place between digital technologies and the medical cocoon, as Dr. Eric Topol describes it. The group’s purview also encompasses consumer-focused solutions for sports, fitness, health and wellness markets.
  Medcity MediaMedCity Media is the publisher of MedCityNews.com, and provider of custom marketing solutions to healthcare industry clients. MedCityNews.com covers innovation and technology news from across the healthcare ecosystem. MedCity’s custom marketing division services clients utilizing a network of writers to provide content of all types for all mediums.
 

StartUp Health is the first Academy to help health and wellness innovators (“Healthcare Transformers”) build sustainable growth businesses. StartUp Health is based on a simple premise: to improve healthcare we provide health and wellness entrepreneurs with inspiration, education, and access to customers, capital, and other critical resources so that startups can develop solutions that will improve care and reduce costs.