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  1. Wellness Meet Up to

    Meet Up on Friday 8th March

    Enjoy some time with other mindful health practitioners, and get the details on what other wellness panels, presentations, and resources are available during SXSW. Bring your ideas for healthy living ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Room 8A (map)

  1. Meditation Class to

    Meet Up on Monday 11th March

    Like any powerful tool, the human brain needs a bit of a tune-up now and then. Take a break from the bustle of SXSW and give your mind and body ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Room 8A (map)

  1. Show Me the Money: Where to Find Funding to

    Solo / Dual / Panel on Friday 8th March

    A panel discussion comprised of representatives from various non-traditional (i.e. not just angels and VC's) funding bodies, such as: Pharma/Healthcare Investment Arms, Health Tech Incubators, Health Innovation Challenges, etc.

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon D (map)

  1. Does Scale Matter in Healthcare? to

    Solo / Dual / Panel on Sunday 10th March

    Can the small stuff scale in health? When many of our largest health care issues are systemic or policy driven, what's needed to truly transform our ecosystem and drive lasting ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Creekside (map)

  1. Follow the Patient for Meaningful Change to

    Solo / Dual / Panel on Tuesday 12th March

    The year is 2030 and we, the patients of the future, speak to you as parents, children, friends, professionals, and experts in our own care. We have unprecedented access, knowledge, ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Creekside (map)

  1. The Next Frontier for Digital Health to

    Solo / Dual / Panel on Monday 11th March

    Digital technology is transforming how we connect and self-soothe our body in amazing ways starting first with the core of our system, the brain. The emergence of brainwave-enabled products that ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Creekside (map)

  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. SXSW Interactive Accelerator: Health Technologies to

    Accelerator on Tuesday 12th March

    Health Technologies start-up companies pitching their products and/or services in round one to high profiled industry expert judges. Emcees: Bob Metcalfe, Brad King Judges: Freda Lewis-Hall, William Pence, John de ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon A/B (map)

  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. Who Owns the Data? Self-Tracking to Health 2.0 to

    Solo / Dual / Panel on Saturday 9th March

    Privacy regulations were created with consumer protection in mind, but today consumers often feel as though their own health data is on lockdown. While the healthcare system is in the ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Creekside (map)

  1. Social Health Startup Bootcamp:Investing in Health to

    Solo / Dual / Panel on Friday 8th March

    Social Health Startup Bootcamp (#SXSHbooty): 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 ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon D (map)

  1. Your Desk Job Makes You Fat, Sick & Dead to

    Solo / Dual / Panel on Saturday 9th March

    With the technology to support mobile workstyles and a remote workforce, why are any of us still caught in the quagmire of the daily commute to our deadly desks, and ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Rio Grande Ballroom (map)

  1. Out with the Old: Disrupting the Home Care Market to

    Solo / Dual / Panel on Tuesday 12th March

    The aging population is rapidly increasing and they are the highest consumers of healthcare in the US. The elderly face many obstacles to healthy aging including unacceptably high readmission rates; ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Creekside (map)

  1. Sensor Technologies: The Future of Health? to

    Solo / Dual / Panel on Monday 11th March

    Can you imagine a world in which all your physiologic parameters were measured, monitored, and managed in such a way that that you always maintained perfect health? That world may ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Creekside (map)

  1. 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)

  1. Sparking Social Change with Content Integration to

    Solo / Dual / Panel on Monday 11th March

    Can a spoonful of sugar really help the medicine go down? How successful is issue-based “product placement” at motivating consumers to think differently about a social issue or inspire change? ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Room 12AB (map)

  1. Health 2.0 Code-a-Thon to

    Workshops on Friday 8th March

    Health 2.0's SXSW Code-a-thon is a coding competition designed around building new applications and tools to foster health and wellness. Join fellow developers, designers, health care professionals, and entrepreneurs for ...

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

  1. The Innovation, Data & Health Care Ecosystem to

    Solo / Dual / Panel on Saturday 9th March

    Believe it or not, the US Government has been leading innovation efforts at the intersection of health and information technology. Bryan Sivak, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Creekside (map)

  2. Contagious Content: Making Healthy Behavior Stick to

    Solo / Dual / Panel on Saturday 9th March

    Health today is everyone's business. Industries, companies and individuals are shifting their perception of health from something to fix to something to encourage. Digital storytelling and content are uniquely positioned ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Creekside (map)

  3. 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)

  1. Digital Health Changes Everything to

    Solo / Dual / Panel on Sunday 10th March

    Digital health is driving revolutionary change across the globe. Health systems are being turned upside down as consumers and healthcare professionals tap into the cloud, big data and EHRs. Traditional ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Room 400/402 (map)

  2. Wearing Your Health on Your Sleeve (Literally) to

    Future15 on Sunday 10th March

    Part of the problem in changing health and fitness habits comes from a lack of information about where you're going wrong. Did you burn 800 calories in spin class instead ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Room 616AB (map)

  3. Health & Fitness Social Media Meet Up to

    Meet Up on Sunday 10th March

    Does your smart phone keep you on track with a fitness, healthy eating or weight loss program? What apps and social media tools do you love? Come chat with the ...

    At Driskill Hotel, Driskill Ballroom (map)

  4. 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)

  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)

  2. SXSW Interactive Accelerator: Health Technologies to

    Accelerator on Monday 11th March

    Health Technologies start-up companies pitching their products and/or services in round one to high profiled industry expert judges. Emcee: Jay Parkinson MD, MPH Judges: Nina Kjellson, Stacy Feld, Lisa Suennen ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon D (map)

  3. Hack You: The Human Body Is the Next Interface to

    Solo / Dual / Panel on Monday 11th March

    Today's breakthroughs in “Bodytech” include a host of incredible innovations that will transform our bodies, communication, society -- even the human psyche. This provocative duo presentation, sponsored by IEEE, will ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Creekside (map)

  1. What Does Guitar Hero Have to Do with Your Health? to

    Solo / Dual / Panel on Tuesday 12th March

    Everyone wants to get healthier. New solutions arrive daily. Yet the challenge isn't getting people to try new things and start new habits but getting them to stick with them. ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Creekside (map)

  1. Sitting Will Kill You. Can Mobile Save Us? to

    Solo / Dual / Panel on Sunday 10th March

    We all know the sad truth: the majority of working Americans are chained to their desks – namely, their computer screens – for eight hours per day and the “massive” ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Creekside (map)

  1. Salt Sugar Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us to

    Book Reading on Tuesday 12th March

    From a Pulitzer Prize–winning investigative reporter at The New York Times comes an engaging talk on the rise of the processed food industry and its link to the emerging obesity ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Ballroom G (map)