Marie is Head of Marketing for Galvanic, the company behind the PIP. Marie presented their Relax & Race App. This App has 2 characters racing. The PIP detects your changing stress level, which is used to determine your speed – the more you relax, the faster you go. You can only win by out-relaxing your opponent.
Mary Matthews was one of the early pioneers for using video games for health and education. She was instrumental in establishing the UK’s Serious Games Institute and worked with US Department of Defense to create a motion controlled game for rehabilitation. Mary is passionate about using technology to engage and motivate people to take control of their own health. Her latest venture Memrica Prompt helps people with memory problems create a personal reminder system to improve confidence and independence. Mary has also worked in senior public policy roles and started her career as a broadcast journalist, reporting and presenting for BBC News, Sky News and C4 News in the UK.
Industrial Engineer and MBA by training, Cristian applied those skills to the health care market when he Co-Founded Teckel Medical. At Health 2.0, they demoed their first product, Mediktor – the best way to option a medical first opinion via an advanced artificial intelligence symptom checker.
Benjamin Choukroun is a French entrepreneur who worked in Venture Capital and Crowdfunding industry focusing on the world of startups. Passionate about disruptive technologies, digital health and collaborative economy, he designed a new system dedicated to help smokers and vapers take control of their addiction.
Ariel Beery is co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of MobileODT, a biophotonics startup enabling mobile phones to detect cancer and other diseases. MobileODT’s mission is to make advanced medical imaging available to the billions who have access to mobile phones, but not to physicians, and its first focus is on helping health workers eliminate cervical cancer, a leading cause of cancer death for women in low resource settings Until recently, Ariel served as the Global CEO of the PresenTense Group, an accelerator for social ventures he co-founded in 2005 that has launched over 456 startups as of August 2013, and now has franchise operations in sixteen cities around the world.
Nicole Irvine is the Market Development Manager at Novarum DX. The company, established in 2012, develops smartphone apps for the healthcare, veterinary and food-testing markets. The Novarum Reader allows patients suffering from long-term illnesses to test from home using their phone, sharing those test results with a medical practitioner remotely, rather than having to regularly visit their doctors surgery. The app also allows for remote testing in rural areas, such as testing HIV sufferers in Sub-Saharan Africa, allowing mapping and instant sharing of results where laboratory resources are scarce.
After her medical studies, Patricia started her medical career in surgery departments where she has been practicing during 6 years. Her interest in technology and in new ways of providing care brought her to eHealth. She worked more than 5 years as physician for several telemedicine companies in Switzerland. Beside this, she also achieved a Master Studies in Public Health at the University of Geneva. Passionate about the revolution brought by mobile technology in the society, she associate with an experimented It entrepreneur and founded in 2012 digitalMedLab, a startup with the aim of developing mobile solutions for Health Professionals.
InsightMedi is a Global photo-sharing network for the health care community to share clinical images, cases, and information attached to images with colleagues and other healthcare professionals. It is tool for consultation and education. It is global, worldwide and ready to fulfill the privacy and security needed in health care work.
Doctors.net.uk was started in 1998 and is the dominant player in the UK online physician market with more than 1/3 of UK physicians using the community every week to discuss clinical cases, administration, politics and much more. Tim has since launched Networks in Health – an international alliance of online physician communities which has become a one-stop-shop for pharma, health authorities and other clients. He shared the example of an education campaign that reached physicians around the globe in just a few clicks.