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Friday 8th March 2013

  1. The Comfy Chair! Are We Sitting Too Much? to

    Core Conversation on Friday 8th March

    I'll bet you're sitting in a chair while reading this. In fact, the time spent sitting in chairs (office desks, cars, trains, planes, movie theaters, eating) has increased substantially over ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol View North (map)

Saturday 9th March 2013

  1. Digital Primitives: The Anthropology of Social to

    Core Conversation on Saturday 9th March

    From the beginning, the Internet has allowed patients and caregivers to create online communities that provide something offline communities cannot. In the case of rare genetic disorders, it is a ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol View North (map)

  2. Reimagining Health, Technology & Design to

    Core Conversation on Saturday 9th March

    Future healthcare innovation success will be defined by the experience delivered to patients, caregivers, and physicians in hospitals, homes and at retail. New technologies such as mobile apps, wearable sensors, ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol View North (map)

  3. Doctors, Disasters & Smartphone Apps to

    Core Conversation on Saturday 9th March

    Scientists are predicting that climate change will increase the severity and frequency of natural disasters occurring on our planet, making the need for quick, easy, and smart resources to aid ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol View North (map)

Sunday 10th March 2013

  1. Information Overload & Health Decisions to

    Core Conversation on Sunday 10th March

    Illness is complicated. The tsunami of digital information currently available to most patients and caregivers doesn't always simplify decision making, but can often make it worse. Further, the new role ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol View North (map)

  2. When DIY Diets Go Digital to

    Core Conversation on Sunday 10th March

    DIY Diets are all the rage in the online space…tips once shared between friends are now broadcast to complete strangers online. From the Cabbage soup diet, to the Grapefruit diet, ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol View North (map)

  3. Hacking Food & Health Research to

    Core Conversation on Sunday 10th March

    Technology is radically changing our ability to understand food preferences and how what we eat impacts our health. Traditionally, companies have relied on market and clinical research to develop products ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol View North (map)

Monday 11th March 2013

  1. How to Crowdsource Your Mental Health for Free to

    Core Conversation on Monday 11th March

    Last year there were more than 36,000 suicides in the U.S., and 90% of them had a diagnosable and treatable psychiatric disorder at the time of their death. The proposed ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol View North (map)

Tuesday 12th March 2013

  1. Startup Health & Wired Present: Beg, Borrow, Steal to

    Core Conversation on Tuesday 12th March

    So many industries have been turned upside-down and inside-out with new technological innovation. From e-commerce to social media, technology has completely changed the way we live our daily lives. Innovation ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol View North (map)

  2. Its Patient First, Not Mobile First! to

    Core Conversation on Tuesday 12th March

    STOP THE MADNESS! The Patient Experience is overwhelmed with websites, commercials, brochures, support groups, mobile apps, chachkas, and other information sources - and all with no other point than often ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol View North (map)