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Tuesday, March 17 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Digital Health: Where Are the Billion $ Unicorns?

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Digital health companies purport to transform a three trillion dollar US healthcare system, yet comparatively few multi-billion dollar companies have emerged relative to other industries. Despite the lack of high-value exits, venture funding in digital health continues to experience explosive growth. This raises two questions: where is the Facebook of digital health? And without one yet, why are investors pouring capital into the space?
In this panel session, top digital health investors will discuss why they are excited about digital health, the metrics billion dollar companies will demonstrate, and how to spot a unicorn.

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Speakers
avatar for Sam Brasch

Sam Brasch

Venture Partner, New Leaf Venture Partners
Sam Brasch joined New Leaf in 2015 as a Venture Partner and focuses on information convergence investments. Sam was previously a Managing Director at Kaiser Permanente Ventures where he focused on investments in healthcare IT, healthcare services and medical technology companies... Read More →
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Lynne Chou

Partner, KPCB
Lynne Chou joined Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers in 2013 and focuses on life science investing in medical devices, diagnostics, and digital health. She works alongside entrepreneurs to develop impactful technologies and therapies for improving patients’ lives.
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Skip Fleshman

Partner, Asset Management
Skip Fleshman is a Managing Partner at Asset Management Ventures (“AMV”). AMV is a Palo Alto based, early-stage venture capital firm that was founded in 1965. They focus on investing in digital health, therapeutics, mobile and data analytics companies. Skip was an officer in the... Read More →
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Teresa Wang

Strategy Mgr, Rock Health
Teresa supports the Rock Health portfolio companies across a wide range of strategic capabilities and contributes to all research efforts. Prior to joining Rock Health, she worked at Goldman Sachs as an Investment Banking Analyst covering not-for-profit healthcare systems. Teresa... Read More →


Tuesday March 17, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm
Hilton Austin Downtown Salon E 500 E 4th St

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