2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Healthcare Innovation In Austin: Hype or Reality?

Saturday, March 12
11:00AM - 12:00PM

Hilton Austin Downtown
Austin Chamber Offices
500 E 4th St

Digital health is a rapidly advancing trend that will likely drive enormous innovation and upheaval in the healthcare as we know it today. The disruption and economic growth resulting are likely to come from outside the traditional bounds of the existing healthcare industry. Is Austin poised to be the next hub for digital health? As the co-founder of Razorfish and an early pioneer in digital transformation, Jeff Dachis tells the story of One Drop - his innovative diabetes management software/hardware and service company, and shares the opportunities, complexities, and challenges of creating a digital health company in Austin, Texas. Beyond the hype, Jeff and the One Drop story will give an entrepreneur’s first hand perspective on developing hardware, software, talent, funding, infrastructure and resources, and explore Austin’s potential role in the burgeoning marketplace opportunities transforming digital healthcare.

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Jeff Dachis at SXSW

Jeff Dachis


One Drop

Jeff is the CEO and Founder of OneDrop, a simple, powerful and convenient mobile platform for managing diabetes, born from his own experience as a newly diagnosed Type 1 LADA (September 2013). His ...

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