Digital Health Summit Announces Strategic Partnership with Rock Health; Debut of Latest Class of Innovators
New York, NY (PRWEB) March 27, 2012
Living in Digital Times, the parent company for the Digital Health Summit, today announced a strategic partnership with Rock Health, a 5-month startup accelerator program bringing together digital health entrepreneurs with high caliber corporations and medical partners. Rock Health will hold a workshop on their incubator strategy and showcase some of their top startups during the Digital Health Summit: Exploring the Rx for Success, taking place on June 14-15, 2012 at the Omni Hotel in San Diego, CA.
The two-day summit will delve into the various elements of a successful digital health venture. Rock Health, alongside Living in Digital Times, will offer Summit attendees an exclusive look at tomorrow's biggest ideas in digital health, featuring the first public debut of Rock Health's latest class of startups.
"The digital health ecosystem is flourishing, and it's becoming easier for new and diverse players to innovate, collaborate and succeed,” said Halle Tecco, Rock Health Co-Founder and CEO. “Events like the Digital Health Summit are crucial for bringing together leaders and offering a platform for learning and exchanging ideas. We are thrilled to join them in San Diego!"
“The Rock Health partnership will provide Summit attendees with an exclusive, inside look at the next generation of healthcare companies,” said Jill Gilbert, co-producer of The Digital Health Summit. “The products these innovators have been working on have the potential to change the face of the healthcare industry and we are thrilled to be able to share them with our attendees first.”
During the “Rock Health Startup Demos” sessions, ten startups from the current class will demo their product and share their vision for using technology to transform health.
Additionally, Rock Health CEO Halle Tecco will also be moderating the session, “Reality Check: Costs, Regulations and other Headaches,” which is focused on the critical steps to bring a product to market.
About Living in Digital Times
An umbrella group focusing on lifestyles, Living in Digital Times looks at digital solutions throughout life’s stages, providing opportunities to show and grow businesses through a deep understanding of the needs of life’s different segments.
With a commitment to creating new and exciting venues, Living in Digital Times produces conferences, exhibits, websites, and projects throughout the year that provide forums to bring together stakeholders in the digital age. Most recently, the group produced six expos and conference summits at the 2012 International CES, including: Kids@Play Summit; Mommy Tech Summit; Silvers Summit; Digital Health Summit; FitnessTech Summit; and HigherEdTECH Summit.
About Rock Health
Rock Health is a seed accelerator that challenges developers and entrepreneurs to address issues in health and wellness through consumer web and mobile technologies. Founded in 2010, it provides early stage funding and strategic support as well as mentorship and office space to new companies. For more information, or to apply, visit RockHealth.com.