Social Health Startup Bootcamp @ SXSW:Why Health Tech Startups Are Hot!
Friday, March 8, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM (CST)
FRIDAY, MARCH 8th, 2013 | 2:00-6:00pm
Hilton Austin, Salon D | #SXSHbooty
RSVP'ing via Eventbrite is NOT required and NOT a guarantee for entry to the event. An SXSW badge or daypass is REQUIRED for entry. Space is limited, so please show up early to get a seat and add yourself to the waitlist for updates and reminders.
Following on the success of the 2012 bootcamp, join us for another year of education, inspiration, and funding advice for (social) health tech startups. Learn why NOW is the perfect time to think about the healthcare sector as a viable opportunity to launch a tech startup and learn where to get funding, lessons from startups, and advice from expert panelists.
2:00pm | Why Health Tech Innovation Is Hot
Bootcamp Roll Call:
Now is the Time to Invest in Health Innovation
3:30pm | This Week in Startups: Health Tech Edition
Hosted by Jason Calacanis
5:00pm | Show Me The Money $$$:
Where to Get Funding, What They're Interested In, and Why
Unity Stoakes (Startup Health)
Margaret Laws, MPP (CHCF Health Innovation Fund)
Dr. Jen Dyer (Endogodess Diabetes App, crowdfunded by Medstartr)
Rafael Torres (Managing Director, GE Healthymagination Fund)