Health 2.0′s San Francisco Code-a-thon: Power to the Patient is a coding competition designed around building new applications and tools that empower patients and consumers with access to their health data and further engage patients to take more control over their health. Developers, designers, health care professionals, biz dev and entrepreneurs will join forces for 2 days of rapid prototyping and creative health-hacking. Participants come for data, direction, diverse collaborators, darn good food and prizes, and potentially, da beginning of a product or even their next big venture.
It’s sure to be a great way to meet like-minded innovators and sharpen your skills under pressure! Winners from previous Health 2.0 code-a-thons have gone on to raise funding, start businesses, receive grants, pilot their technologies and even acquire customers.