Philips Wearables & Chronic Care Challenge -- Final Pitch Off!

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Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School • 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur • Boston, MA 02115


Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 5:30pm

Free Happy Hour starts at 5:30pm with Beer, Wine & Appetizers

Free Validated Parking for All Attendees

For the past three months, clinicians, engineers, patients and entrepreneurs from around the country have been submitting their ideas to use wearable technology and the data generated by them to improve the lives of patients with chronic conditions. Submissions can be viewed at our online competition site.

At the live event to be held on Tuesday, October 25 starting at 5:30PM the five finalist teams will compete in front of a live audience and a panel of expert judges to determine the winners.

This event has limited seating so please reserve your tickets early!

Event Program

Time Activity
5:30 PM
Networking Cocktail Reception
Demo Tables
Happy Hour
Craft beers, wine and hot & cold appetizers will be served beginning at 5:30pm.
6:30 PM
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Ravi Kuppuraj Photo
Ravi Kuppuraj
Venture Owner CEO Connected Sensing Wearables Med Device Visionary Creator Entrepreneur IoT Connected Care
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Jaydeo Kinikar
Head of Strategy & Marketing | Connected Sensing & Wearables | Healthcare IoT Venture
6:45 PM
Jeff Greenberg Picture
Jeff Greenberg, MD
Medical Director, BWH Innovation Hub
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Jeff Greenberg is a physician executive at the Brigham and Women's Hospital and Physicians Organization His focus is on clinical innovation, improving value for patients, and creating a strategic vision for population health. He practices medicine part time in a patient-centered medical home. Jeff received his MD/MBA from the University of Pennsylvania and completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital.
7:10 PM
Finalist Presentations
The five finalists based on the crowd voting and online judge scoring will face off against each other on a live stage in front of a panel of celebrity judges who will choose the winner.
Stacie Ruth Photo
Stacie Ruth
VP, HealthTech Business Leader at Philips
Maulik Majmudar Photo
Maulik Majmudar, MD
Associate Director, Healthcare Transformation Lab at Massachusetts General Hospital
Lecturer at Havard-MIT Science Technology Program
Sanjeev Bhavnani Photo
Sanjeev Bhavnani, MD
Cardiologist, Wireless Health & Digital Medicine
Scripps Clinic and Research Institute
Ivan Salgo Photo
Ivan Salgo, MD, MS, MBA
Associate Chief Medical Officer
Philips Patient Care and Monitoring Solutions
Five finalists will be chosen based on crowd voting and judge scoring which ends at midnight, October 11th.
8:30 PM
Closing Remarks and Awards Presentation
Carla Kriwet Photo
Carla Kriwet
Business Group Leader, Patient Care and Monitoring Solutions at Philips Health
8:35 PM
Coffee, Tea and Desserts
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Coffee, tea and desserts will be served until 9pm.

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