Cambia at SXSW 2017: Engaging HealthTech Innovators to Transform Health Care

February 23, 2017

South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin, Texas, is a ten-day convergence of music, films and emerging technologies—and a platform for many innovative companies to launch their consumer-driven products.

Since 2015, SXSW Interactive has included a Health and MedTech expo focused on digital health innovation.

In 2017, Cambia will have a presence during SXSW Health and MedTech as a way to highlight how innovation can drive real change in health care. Both events take place on Sunday, March 12:

“Connect To End Cancer” Half-Day Program

Cambia CEO Mark Ganz on a panel to discuss health care innovation and transformation. He will join Marcus Osborne, VP Health and Wellness Transformation, Walmart, Eric Lefkofsky, Co-Founder of Groupon, Entrepreneur, Dr. Ronald DePinho, President, MD Anderson and moderator Missy Krasner, Director for Healthcare and Life Sciences, Box.  

Event Details

  • Sunday, March 12
  • 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Austin Convention Center, Room 8ABC
  • Event website

Digital Health Entrepreneur Networking Event

Cambia Grove is co-sponsoring a networking event for digital health entrepreneurs. This “Health Tech Happy Hour” is hosted in partnership with athenahealth and TMCx and will showcase 15 to 20 early-stage companies driving disruption in the industry. 

Event Details

  • Sunday, March 12
  • 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
  • Wu Chow Restaurant (500 W 5th Street #168, Austin, TX)
  • Event website

In 2016, Cambia sponsored a half-day program entitled Invest for Health: Curing the Pain Points in Health Care event to connect entrepreneurs with investors and health care industry leaders.

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