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Saturday, March 14 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
SXSW Accelerator: Digital Health and Life Science 2

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SXSW Accelerator pitch event presented by Oracle is a platform to allow early stage technology startups to pitch their product and/or services to industry technology experts, high profiled media personnel, and Venture Capitalists / Angel Investors.
Eight companies within the Digital Health and Life Science Technologies category, presented by Shell Venture, will dazzle a live audience, panel of three judges and co-emcees with their ideas, innovations, product and/or service on Saturday, March 14. Three of those eight companies will be asked to return on day two, Sunday, March 15 to present to a new group of co-emcees and judges. A grand prize winner for each category will be selected at the end of day two as part of the evening SXSW Accelerator Awards Ceremony.
The Digital Health and Life Science Technologies category involves patient-centric health applications and technologies that connect patients, families, physicians, pharmacists, care providers (hospitals, clinics) and benefit providers. These products and services enable people to collect and share timely, relevant health data and drive better outcomes at affordable and sustainable cost levels.
Finalist for this session include:
Tel Aviv, Israel
MobileOCT uses mobile phones to detect cancer. It's first product is the mobile colposcope, a smartphone based device used by health workers in low resource settings to identify cervical cancer, a global health priority that requires upwards of 700 million screenings per year.
Smart Temperature Patch
Sherman Oaks, CA
Smart Temperature Patch is the thermometer reinvented for the 21st century. The STEMP sensor, medical-grade adhesives, and smartphone apps work together seamlessly to provide immediate, accurate, continuous body temperature measurement. Think of it as the thermometer meets the band-aid.
Hamburg, Germany
Tinnitracks is a multi-awarded audiology technology offering a tinnitus treatment based on clinical trials. Developed by German-based Sonormed, the solution transforms everyday music into a targeted neuroacoustic treatment for tinnitus patients. Come and see the new mobile solution!
Tute Genomics
Salt Lake City, UT
Tute Genomics is a cloud-based software platform for healthcare that enables Predictive, Preventive, and Precision medicine through genomics, using machine learning to quickly go from DNA to diagnosis and discovery.
For an entire list of 2015 SXSW Accelerator Finalist go to http://sxsw.com/interactive/2015-sxsw-accelerator-finalists

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Milena Adamian

Managing Partner, Azimuth Ventures
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Stacy Feld

Senior Director, Consumer Scientific Innovation, Johnson & Johnson Innovation
Stacy is passionate about supporting innovation, entrepreneurship and translating technology-enabled solutions into transformative commercial solutions for the health consumer. With nearly two decades of leadership experience, Stacy has a unique background focused on translating innovative... Read More →
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Nina Kjellson

General Partner, InterWest Partners
Nina Kjellson has been investing in health care at InterWest since 2002 and has been a Managing Director at the firm since 2008. Current investments include Alvine Pharmaceuticals, Alt12, Cebix, Cidara, Eiger Biopharmaceuticals, Lycera, Ocera (OCRX), and WellTok. Nina also co-sponsored... Read More →

Laurie Segall

Correspondent, CNN

Saturday March 14, 2015 5:00pm - 6:00pm CDT
Hilton Austin Downtown Salon J

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