How AI is Transforming Healthcare

How AI is Transforming Healthcare

Patients need more effective treatment, and they need it now. In cancer treatment, faster, more effective therapy can translate into another shot at life. AI can now deliver this, but standing in between the tech and the patient is the massive roadblock of today’s sclerotic health delivery systems. Last week at CogX, we heard from experts who …

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Giant Steps in Health Innovation

Giant Steps in Health Innovation

Illness. Money. Business models. Incentives and experiences.  Just a few barriers to health tech innovation thrown up when Upstart’s Dominic Pride joined a recent Giant Health panel show on Disrupt Live Tv. Watch the full episode here or read the highlights below. Giant Health is an international community improving healthcare by supporting innovation and promoting entrepreneurship. Founder Barry Shrier hosted the second episode of …

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Why Is Responding To Disruption So Difficult? - Upstart

Why Is Responding To Disruption So Difficult?

Why do corporates, with their immense resources and talent, still struggle to create effective strategies when faced with disruption? Corporations aren’t evil, it’s just they way they’re made. Incumbent players were founded on industrial thinking and economies of scale. The digital economy has different dynamics and drivers. They are lumbered with linear – rather than …

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Disruption Calling Health: How Do You Respond?

Disruption Calling Health: How Do You Respond?

This is the second of four posts adapted from Dominic Pride’s talk at The Annual Strategic Forum In Health Technology on strategies for responding to digital health.  We look at some of the common – but fundamentally flawed – ways companies have responded to disruption. In our first post we outlined how health is being disrupted …

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Where Wearable Meets Desirable

Where Wearable Meets Desirable

We couldn’t talk about Giant Health Event  without sharing the SensoryXD Fashion Catwalk Show. The event highlighted the importance of desirability in the success of  wearable and healthtech products – something that so often loses out to functionality particularly in tech.  The show, coordinated by Stephanie Pau, also showcased some genuinely useful technology that could soon have a real …

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