BioArbor | The Quantified Self: How Big Data and Mobile Technology are Revolutionizing Health Care

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Brinks Hofer Gilson Lione, MichBio, Ann Arbor SPARK
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
John Stivoric, Jawbone & Kevin Ward, MD, Fast Forward Medical Innovation
Event Type: 
Business Training
SPARK Events
330 E. Liberty St., Lower Level
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Is the movement to digitally document everything about ourselves a fad? Or the ultimate endgame for personalized health and wellness management? As the landscape changes daily, mobile tech companies like Jawbone and researchers at academic centers like U-M are at the convergence of data, algorithms, IT, and wellness. Join us as we explore the movement birthed by Wired Magazine and hear from experts if oursociety is truly on the road to "self knowledge through numbers."

Featured panelists:

  • John "Ivo" Stivoric, Vice President of R&D, Jawbone (and co-founder of BodyMedia)
  • Kevin Ward, MD, Executive Director, Fast Forward Medical Innovation & Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine

Networking: 5:00-6:00 pm
Program: 6:00-7:00 pm

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