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Update: Summer 2014

June, 2014 A little over a year ago I started this “project blog” and things have been fast paced ever since.  I continue to work with SXSW, with the AARP, and Seniors In Touch.  My chapter of Health 2.0 is growing like crazy, recently I’ve begun a project with the Kauffman Foundation, and I’ve started a consulting gig […]

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SXSW Vision2Venture

It’s back, and I’m returning as “head coach” for the second annual SXSW V2Venture pitch competition will take place on Wednesday, July 16 at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. During this no-holds-barred, Vegas-style pitch competition, a live audience, along with a panel of expert judges, will discover advancements in various sectors of emerging technology. 

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3rd Annual AARP Health Innovation@50+ LivePitch

We did it again, and I returned as “head coach.” The 3rd AARP Health Innovation@50+ LivePitch happened on Friday, May 9 at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, and continues to be the premier showcase featuring the most exciting start-up companies in the “50 and over” health technology and innovation sector.

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Invention is the Talent of Youth, As Judgement is of Age

What follows is a blog post from VC Lisa Suennen, with whom I do work with the AARP.  I have been lucky enough to serve as head coach for the AARP Health Innovation@50+ Live Pitch program twice—last week in Las Vegas and last year in New Orleans.  The event was conceived by the AARP innovation team, spearheaded […]

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Health 2.0 innovation demoed at Rice

Fellow Health 2.0 Houston co-founders Fred Trotter and Ashish Patel joined me today to visit Jan Erik Odegard, Ph.D. at Rice University’s Visualization Laboratory.  Fred and Ashish demonstrated their DocGraph/PATCH product on the big screen – a 50 million record data set of the entire Medicare referral database. Not Only Development is a Houston based […]

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Round 2: AARP LivePitch in Vegas

  It’s back, and it’s bigger than ever.  Last September AARP did their first Health Innovation@50+ LivePitch contest in New Orleans and had 80 companies apply to compete (see my write up at Health 2.0 News “It’s all about mom and a talking dog”).  This Spring the AARP announced it would be holding its 2nd […]

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Welcome to my “place” on the Internet

Welcome to my place on the Internet! This is where you can always contact me, and it’s where I blog about the projects in which I am involved. As of this post, there are three projects to which I have an annual commitment: Seniors In Touch, Health 2.0 Houston, and a new undertaking with University General Health […]

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