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Digital Health Summit – Las Vegas

The Digital Health Summit is an important Conference Track and exhibition (TechZone) at the 2015 International CES®. The Summit focuses on the emerging market of consumer-based digital health and wellness devices, related applications and services. This premiere event will expose developers, manufacturers, distributors and service providers to the opportunities, partnerships, business models, distribution channels and […]

Consumer Electronics Show (CES)

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is the largest event that ties technology to consumers in the US. Over the past 3 years, the section covering health, fitness, and health care has exploded. Everyone wants to have control of their own bodies and health.

Innovative Changes of 2014 & Drivers of Consumer Health in 2015

As the new year begins, it is worth looking at the dynamics that we just went through to see what is impacting the healthcare ecosystem today.

One on One with a Designer – Designing Brain-Sensing Technology

“My background is neuroscience, design and psychotherapy. I was a practicing therapist. I would see person after person with anxiety, depression and the inability to manage their mental state. I started working in the research lab of Dr. Steve Mann, a professor at the University of…”

USF Pharmacy of the Future

I’ve run into some pretty powerful innovators that deserve recognition. Kevin Sneed is one of them. Dr. Sneed, Health Dean and Professor at the College of Pharmacy of USF (University of Southern Florida, Tampa) describes the pharmacy of the future they created.

Digital Information Strategies

In providing information about your products and services, it really pays to look down the road and strategically plan for how you’re going to get there in the next two to three years.

3D Design – Gaining STEAM in Biotechnology

Design is at the heart of all innovation. Good design comes from mankind’s continuous urge to create new and better tools for itself. Design is omnipresent in our daily lives.

The Intersection of Art, Science and Technology

The intersection of art, science and technology is as alive today as at any time in history. At no other point, since the Renaissance has this been truer. The digital communications revolution has spawned an entire remarkable world of tools that are just beginning to have applications on the sciences. This modern version of renaissance […]

Connecting Consumers to Healthcare

“The consumer role in healthcare is changing from passive to active. Changes in the health care industry are arming consumers with more knowledge and better tools to be more engaged than ever in their health. These changes are shifting the power dynamics and economics of the industry.”

Produced by the research and industry analyst team at Parks Associates, the two day event delivered a powerful program for innovators everywhere. Here I highlight the points that heard that define this rapid growing section

Are You Ready for Some CES? You Have to Be If You Are in Consumer Health

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is the largest event that ties technology to consumers in the US. Over the past 3 years, the section covering health, fitness, and health care has exploded. Everyone wants to have control of their own bodies and health. We are all looking for ways of monitoring, analyzing, and improving our health – whether it is through better communications with our doctors and medical support, our personal fitness, or …