APRIL 29, 2016
Billy Boyle (Main Stage speaker)
Cofounder, Owlstone Nanotech
“I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you for including me in WIRED Health’s startup program. It was a fantastic experience to meet so many wonderful people and learn about the game changing innovations on the horizon. It was lovely to spend with dynamic colleagues.”
Keira Barr (Startup Stage speaker)
CEO & founder, A.R.O., Inc.
“Thanks again for the fantastic WIRED Health conference last week. It was a pleasure and honour to speak on the day, and we made some excellent connections. The mix of people was superb!”
Bruce Hellman (Main Stage speaker)
CEO & founder, uMotif
“Thank you for inviting Azoi to WIRED Health. [We] made some interesting connections and benefited from some very useful insight and guidance from key people within the industry in the UK. We very much enjoyed the day. So thank you and congratulations on putting together a great day.”
Toby Walsh (Startup Stage speaker)
“Your team excelled themselves, it was a great event and your contributions were clearly a huge part of that. I wish all event planners were as good as your team!”
Clementine Baig, on behalf of Ali Parsa (Main Stage speaker)
“I was just at WIRED Health which was a very well organized, standing-room only event — really first class in every way. Tons of press and lots of interesting speakers/thinkers. I’m sure the main WIRED event in October will be even grander and better.”
Sonny X Vu (Main Stage speaker)
CEO & founder, Misfit Wearables
“Our CEO, Daniel Ghinn wanted me to pass on his thanks to you and the team for a really interesting day […] I know he found it refreshing to see so much good science in a conference on health technology and the opportunity to see old friends and meet up with new people in healthcare innovation.”
Tessa Duggleby (delegate)
Global communications manager, Creation Healthcare
“I really enjoyed the day, I thought it was an excellent mix of presenters and topics.”
Dr George Brighton (delegate)
Core surgical trainee, Trauma and Orthopaedics, Torbay Hospital
WIRED HEALTH 2016 PARTNERS
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STARTUP STAGE PARTNER
Bupa proudly supports healthcare entrepreneurship and innovation in order to give millions more people access to quality healthcare worldwide. Tackling the toughest challenges in healthcare requires innovative solutions and breakthrough partnerships to make an impact on the health of the world. Digital is creating a new renaissance in healthcare and startup businesses are at the core of it. The Bupa Startup Stage is a fantastic platform to share and discuss groundbreaking new services and capabilities developed by the most interesting startups of the moment.
The Bupa Startup Stage at WIRED Health 2015 brought together both emerging and established entrepreneurs from the world of medicine and health, all charged with presenting brand new ideas, stimulating debate and showcasing what they perceive the future to be. Bupa
Sanofi Genzyme is launching a pan-European initiative which aims to find practical ideas for new solutions to combat everyday challenges faced by the 630,000 people in Europe living with multiple sclerosis (MS). The winning idea will be given €100,000 towards its advancement, alongside mentoring and support. Submissions open July 2016: @
Today’s world is ever-changing — it’s faster, fully global and increasingly complex. Businesses face huge challenges, with users expecting to consume what they want — whenever and wherever they want it. At this exciting time, brands must embrace this new economic era — the economy of experience — and move beyond pushing product-centric mass messages. They must begin designing services and co-creating engaging, meaningful and customised experiences with consumers — or face the risk of irrelevance in an increasingly noisy world.
And that’s exactly what Valtech does: engineer experiences for the digital age, whatever the channel, from web to mobile, in-store, in-car or even in a space shuttle. valtech.com
AXA PPP Health Tech & You is a joint initiative led by AXA PPP healthcare with the social enterprise think tank 2020health and the Design Museum. Now in its second year, the initiative and associated Awards are designed to guide and grow the conversation about health tech, so that people everywhere can use technology to lead healthier lives and be more in control of their health and wellbeing. AXA PPP Health Tech & You
Withings is leading the connected-health revolution. Founded by visionary innovators Cédric Hutchings and Eric Carreel, Withings create products and services that empower people to track their lifestyle and improve their everyday well-being for improved long-term health. Emotional, flawlessly designed and simple-to-use, they seamlessly introduce cutting-edge innovation into people’s everyday lives. withings.com
Shire enables people with life-altering conditions to lead better lives. Our strategy is to focus on developing and marketing innovative specialty medicines to meet significant unmet patient needs. We focus on providing treatments in Rare Diseases, Neuroscience, Gastrointestinal and Internal Medicine and we are developing treatments for symptomatic conditions treated by specialist physicians in other targeted therapeutic areas, such as Ophthalmics. shire.com
Merck Sharp & Dohme Limited (MSD), a global healthcare company and Wayra UK, Telefónica Open Future’s digital start up accelerator, launched Velocity Health to challenge the digital start-up community to create solutions that reimagine how healthcare can be delivered in the United Kingdom to help improve patient outcomes. wayra.co.uk/velocityhealth
Clinova is a UK based consumer healthcare company focused on developing, manufacturing and marketing healthcare products and medical devices. Co-founded by two classmates from the School of Pharmacy, University of Portsmouth, Clinova now has a global presence in over 30 countries. clinova.co.uk
Eventbrite is the world’s largest self-service ticketing platform and enables people all over the world to manage, sell and promote tickets to any sort of event.
The company has processed over £4 billion in gross ticket sales since inception and powers more than two million events around the world each year. Tens of millions of consumers also use Eventbrite every year to discover a variety of live experiences and get tickets on a safe, easy-to-use platform – from photography classes and obstacle runs to large concerts and festivals with tens of thousands of people. Eventbrite.com
eHealth Law & Policy, launched in November 2013, provides razor-sharp analysis of the global regulatory developments and industry initiatives surrounding the transformation of the healthcare industry into the online and mobile world, and the issues and challenges this seismic shift brings.
eHealth Law & Policy
South East Health Technologies Alliance, is one of the largest healthcare technology networking organisations in the UK with 1,300 members from 20 different countries and a database of more than 7,000 contacts spanning academia, industry, clinicians, the NHS and wider health and social care providers, local government, policy-makers, research councils and funding bodies.
PixelHealth brings you the latest news and reviews for digital health and wearable technology. We cover how digital technologies are evolving how we provide healthcare services, but how technology is revolutionising the entire health and fitness industry – from startups and entrepreneurs to major pharmaceuticals and healthcare providers.
PharmiWeb.com is Europe’s longest established Pharma Jobs portal. With around 5000 jobs to choose from and all the latest news, it’s the best place to start further your career in Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Medical Technology & Life Sciences.
Primary Care Today
Medical News Today
Doctorpreneurs is the global community for doctors, medical students and individuals interested in healthcare innovation and entrepreneurship. We are run by a dedicated team of doctors and medical students, with a wider network of leading industry experts. Our mission is to: Provide the next generation of medical entrepreneurs with the insight, network and opportunities to lead innovative improvement in healthcare.
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