This sponsored post is produced by Vator.
Digital health investments are skyrocketing. Some 250-plus startups raised at least $2M in 2014 and $4 billion was invested by the venture capital community, according to Rock Health. The rabid interest is one reason Vator is shining the spotlight on this space to understand where investors are putting their dollars to work and what kind of innovations are emerging with its new Splash event: Vator Splash Health 2015.
Vator, one of the largest business networks for high-tech entrepreneurs and investors, is holding its inaugural Splash Health event at the Kaiser Center in Oakland, CA on February 12th. It promises to be one of the most insightful healthcare conferences bringing together founders and CEOs of leading healthtech startups that are starting to shape the landscape.
We all know visits to the doctor haven’t changed in decades. But doctors’ offices are becoming digital. And that’s helping to usher in new kinds of practices to serve patients.
Tom Lee, Founder and CEO of One Medical Group, is turning the traditional doctor’s office visit on its head. Its new model for primary care hopes to improve the experience patients have at doctors’ offices by allowing them to schedule appointments online, get prescriptions online, and see lab results online. One Medical Group has raised $116 million in financing. Vator’s Bambi Francisco will be sitting down in a Fireside Chat to find out how Lee plans to expand his centers across the country, and how he scaled his company.
Hospitals and medical groups are required to put their health records online by the end of this year. This push to convert from paper offices to digital ones is helping Practice Fusion become one of the dominant electronic health record providers. Join Ryan Howard as he gets on stage to talk about his plans to drive revenue this year, and discuss his secret to signing up the first 1,000 doctors. Practice Fusion has raised nearly $160 million in financing.
You’ll also hear from Sonny Vu, Founder & CEO of Misfit Wearables, about how his company plans on capturing your health data and how that translates to better health.
Not only will we have leading CEOs of fast-growing startups, but Splash Health will showcase some up-and-coming startups seeking to become the next Winner of Vator Splash and the first-ever winner of Splash Health. Past finalists and winners have gone on to raise $400-plus million in the last five years. You’ll see startups working on everything from businesses to market liquid biopsies to enabling on-demand doctors.
Get energized and inspired by the hottest healthcare startups as they share their lessons learned about their success and failures scaling their startups from the ground up. And hear what top investors, civic leader,s and entrepreneurs have to say about Healthcare.
Other CEOs/founders you can expect to meet at the event include Dr. Nate Gross, co-founder of Rock Health and Doximity, Kevin King, Founder & CEO, iRythm Technologies; Ron Gutman, Founder & CEO, HealthTap; Dr. Katrina Firlik, co-founder & CMO of HealthPrize; Michael O’Neil, Founder & CEO of GetWellNetworks; Christopher Park, Founder of Change Healthcare; Dr. Robert Pearl, CEO, Kaiser Permante Medical Group; Rebecca Lynn, Partner, Canvas Fund; Stephen Krauss, Partner (Head of healthcare investments at Bessemer Ventures); Casper de Clercq, Partner (Head of Norwest Venture Partners healthcare investing); Lindy Fishburne (Executive Director, Breakout Labs); Nina Kjellson (InterWest); and many more.
Get tickets: Register here. VentureBeat readers can use code “venturebeat20” to get a 20% discount.
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