Hej Health Care Innovators,
how are you? This is Your Health 2.0 Berlin chapter update service and we got news for all of you 715 members! Like to join us for free? Register here.
Your steering team is currently planning an eventfully year covering topics like kids & pregnancy, digital health copycats, the never ever ending funding hunt etc. We take a closer look on the German “Versorgungsgesetz” to understand possible reimbursement risks/options/business opportunities – and we are going to have a summer mixer networking event again – either at a lovely rooftop bar or anything close to the river Spree. Expect February/March for our next meetup.
INTERACT WITH US
Feel free to send us your suggestions for a topic you’d like to have covered. If you like to organize, sponsor or host an event, please contact us via the contact form on http://www.meetup.com/BerlinHealth20/
CHEER WITH US
Big news from Austin, Texas for our Health 2.0 Member Jörg Land, CEO of Tinnitracks. The Digital Health startup is nominated by the large South by Southwest conference SXSW in the category ” Digital Health and Life Sciences Technologies ” as one of eight companies from around the world to join the US accelerator! Yes, the young company successfully competed against 500 global applicants. Yay!
Tinnitracks is a web application which allows you to filter your music in order to use it for a new tinnitus therapy that is endorsed by the latest neuroscientific findings. Tinnitracks also highlights your music with a high therapeutic potential thanks to the individual analysis of every single file. Tinnitracks is the only German startup in the Digital Health category. So, here’s to you, Mr. Land. Awesome job. Congrats!
Make sure to send us some pics from Texas, yeehaa!
HOLA! HEALTH 2.0 BARCELONA CONFERENCE 18-20 MAY – SAVE 25% NOW
After a great conference in London with over 130 speakers and 510 attendees from 35+ countries, 85 LIVE demos reflecting the latest and greatest innovations in 2014, 35 digital health investors between the main event and EC to VC, 100+ participants in this last event alone – it’s time to travel to the lovely south of Europe!
Our next big event location will be sunny Barcelona, and we are inviting you to join us at the official Health 2.0 Europe conference May 18-20. You as a Berlin chapter member have the big chance to get a 25%off discount by ordering an early bird ticket. Please use the code MEMBER25 when registering.
Grab you ticket now and join Health 2.0 Europe Conference in Barcelona May 18-20th 2015
Like to promote the conference on twitter? Please use the hashtags #health2con #health2eu
CU there to discuss and explore patient centred Health IT innovation over great tapas and beer while the soft breeze of the Mediterranean Sea tousles our hair.
WANTED: PROGRAMMER WITH ALGORITHM EXPERIENCE
Kristo Jorgenson is an ambitious Digital Health entrepreneur based in Berlin, founding a company called STRIDE which collects personal health data from aggregate sources (Apple’s HealthKit, Open mHealth API, etc.) and then applies algorithms with flexible inputs to give users actionable analysis of their data.
He’s looking for a programmer with algorithm development experience or a general data science background who is ideally interested in Health 2.0. This recruitment could turn into a co-founder position – currently Kristo would initially bring someone in on contract until he gets to know him better. This means paid work until a prototype is built.
Interested? Please contact Kristo Jorgenson via firstname.lastname@example.org
WIN! SUBMIT YOUR EHEALTH SOLUTION UNTIL FEB 15
The eHealth Competition is an initiative that rewards the best eHealth/ mHealth solutions produced by SMEs (European Small and Medium Enterprises). Its objective is to support business success of SMEs by giving them visibility together with marketing opportunities to attract customers, partners and external capital. The 2015 edition is sponsored by XLHEALTH
The functional scope is on eHealth or Active and Healthy Ageing. That is, eligible ICT or mHealth solutions have to focus on the Healthcare or Active and Healthy Ageing markets. Biotech and medical devices are excluded from the eHealth Competition.
The main criteria to select the winners will be technology innovation, short-term impact -in multiple dimensions: on patients, on professionals, on economy, etc.- and traction.The eHealth Competition 2015 will be held during the eHealth Week conference at the International Exhibition Center Kipsala in Riga, Latvia, the next 11th May.
Submit your health solution here: http://www.ehealthcompetition.eu/rules-prizes/
Thank you so much for exchanging your ideas, thoughts and pushing digital health in Germany and abroad.
Juliane, Ulrike, Tobias
Health 2.0 Berlin Chapter Steering Team
P.S.: Techstars Accelerator is coming to Berlin. Step by step we can create an ecosystem that fosters Digital Health startups. Go for it!