Healthbox Studio Launch
The SSI team had the chance of attending the launch of the new Healthbox Studio 2015 program at Healthbox’s impressive new space at 1000 Fulton St, a building Google will soon call home in Chicago. The event attended by the HealthTech, VC, academia and startup community of Chicago showcased the ten new companies and was followed by five minute introductions by their management teams.
We were impressed by the cutting edge businesses that have joined Healthbox . Humayun Latif, VP of Development, selected as a mentor at Healthbox and his initial one to one meetings with select companies from the Studio program left him excited about their prospects.We look forward to tracking the success of these companies and wish them much success from Healthbox Studio.
One of the first healthcare accelerators to enter the market in 2012, Healthbox has built a portfolio of 79 active companies across the globe that has raised almost $50 Million combined and generated more than 250 customer relationships. 85% of these companies have either closed funding or are generating revenue post leaving the accelerator.
Many high profile Tech companies like Skype, Slack, Box, Klout and Fab have known to have used offshore outsourcing as a means to scale and get a leg up against competitors..
It is interesting to see the future of wearable technology and how it is developing as a basic necessity for day to day activities and businesses, however with the technology world changing rapidly the complete wonders of tech gadgets are yet to be seen..
One larger provider was tackling analytics on a large scale – investing a high-performance data warehouse solution and getting a head start organizing data by leveraging a 3rd-party healthcare data model
SSI take on HealthTech Rising Summit 2015 held in Chicago, USA.