Digital Health Guide to CES

It’s January in Vegas and you know what that means! It’s time for the the biggest tech tradeshow in the US — CES! We’re bringing you the full rundown on where to catch Rock Health and our digital health friends amidst the gadget bonanza.

January 6th, 2013

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.— Fitness for Life: Creating Health Technologies for Lifelong Customers
LVCC, North Hall N259
How can developers go beyond the buzz and design great products for their user? Dive in with Rock Health CEO Halle Tecco, joined by PC Mag, Lumosity and more in this panel on how to tackle design, accessibility and usability challenges in health and wellness technology.

January 7th, 2013

2:40 – 3:25 p.m. — Designing Useful Things We LOVE at Silvers Summit
LVCC North Hall, Room N256
Catch a panel with Halle Tecco on designing gadgets for the 50+ population that induce bouts of euphoria in users, featuring our very own, Lift Labs!

6:30 – 9:30 p.m. — Robotics on the Runway
The Hard Rock Hotel pool
“Everything will become robotic.” Watch robots work the runway, poolside. Showcasing everything from humanoids, to drones and surgical bots, we can’t wait to watch this futuristic fashion show.  And we’ve got a free ticket for you! Tell us on Twitter how you want robots to disrupt healthcare — our favorite idea gets a free pass to Robotics on the Runway!

January 8th, 2014

10:05 – 10:50 a.m. — The Empowered Consumer
LVCC, North Hall N250
Explore how digital health is aiding the implementation of ACA and delivering practical solutions that empower consumers with our friends at PokitDok and United Healthcare.

11:00-11:30 a.m. – Best of Robotics on the Runway
Experience CES Stage in the Grand Lobby
Did you miss the show last night? Or do you just want to see your favorite robot up-close and personal? Stop by this demo to get a more intimate peak of the best in robotics.

11:50 – 12:10 a.m. — What Does Meaningful Use MEAN for Consumers?
LVCC, North Hall N250
The goal of meaningful use is to promote the spread of EHRs to improve healthcare. Hear this keynote from athenahealth COO Ed Park as he dives in to its true significance for consumers.

1:15 – 2:15 p.m. — Luncheon and Special Session: Beyond Wearable — It’s Invisible
LVCC, North Hall N250
Wearables are projected to be a $12 billion market by 2018. Hear from next-level wearable companies, including MC10, in this panel exploring their impact on healthcare.

January 9th, 2014

4:30 — Everyday Health Health Awards and Reception
LVCC, North Hall N250
Come discover innovative companies in health and wellness (+ free drinks!). Our portfolio company Wello is a finalist. Vote for them here.