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Friday, March 8 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Social Health Startup Bootcamp:Investing in Health

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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 "Why Health Tech Innovation Is Hot" RIGHT NOW and why it is the perfect time to think about the healthcare sector as a viable opportunity to launch a tech startup, as well as find out more about where to get funding, lessons from health tech startups, and advice from expert panelist.
Highlights include:
- An opening address from bootcamp sponsor, Aetna's VP/Head of Consumer Platforms and CEO of Emerging Business
- A live edition of Jason Calacanis' This Week In Startups (TWiST): Health Tech Edition -- interviewing 3 Health Tech Startups
- Funding advice from non-traditional funding sources (e.g. Health Incubators, Health Innovation funds,and Medical/Health Crowdfunding)
Sponsored by: Aetna
Event Partner: Mahalo.com / Startup Health
View official listing on sxsw.com

Speakers
avatar for Shwen Gwee

Shwen Gwee

Chief Digital Officer | Chandler Chicco Companies | Chief Digital Officer at Chandler Chicco Companies. Founder of PharmFresh.TV, Social Health Startup Bootcamp, Social Health Summit (SXSH.org), and the Med 2.0 blog. Formerly: Edelman (VP, Digital Health), Vertex (Lead, Digital Strategy and Social Media), Sepracor (Sr. Manager, Marketing Communications).
avatar for Carissa Caramanis O'Brien

Carissa Caramanis O'Brien

Social Media Cmty & Content Dir | Aetna | Social Media Community & Content Director @Aetna. Speaker, writer, Healthcare and EMS advocate, amateur foodie, ice cream fangirl. Passionate about putting Social Health to work for patients, providers and those who serve as the connection points between them.
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Chuck Saunders

CEO of Emerging Business | Aetna


Friday March 8, 2013 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon D 500 E 4th St

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