#default=health

ENCORE: Default=Health: How Tech Can Refactor Modern Life

Mar 9, 2018

2:00pm – 3:00pm CT

Modern life is good at making us happy, but not at making us healthy. Cheap calories, free parking, 2nd refrigerators: it’s created an epidemic of disease from diabetes to cancer. It’s time to re-engineer how civilization meets basic human needs - food, shelter, community, transportation - so where we live & what we eat makes us healthy by design. Huge opportunities await innovators willing to go beyond wearables or coaching apps. Let’s stop fighting modern life and start refactoring it.

[Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.]

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Nicholas Chim

Sidewalk Labs

Karen DeSalvo

US Department of Health and Human Services

Ryan Panchadsaram

Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers

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Format:

Panel

Type:

Session

Track:

Health

Level:

Intermediate