September 16

Social Isolation & Loneliness

Enabling Seniors to Connect & Thrive in Relationships

The effects of social isolation and loneliness brought about by the COVID-19 global pandemic has been devastating to many communities. Connection and community are essential to health and wellbeing, especially for vulnerable populations, including seniors. This panel highlights not only the need to advance this area of healthcare, but the partnerships bringing people together, through powerful technology, when they need it most.

The Helper Bees

Char Hu, PhD
Silverton Partners

September 16

Sensory Wellness

Advancing Technology to Support Vision or Hearing Loss

Whether a gradual decline or a sudden loss due to illness, the effects of vision and hearing impairment for older adults can be incredibly disruptive to their health and quality of life. Sensors, wearables, AI, and the continued advancement of diagnostic technology and digital health are impacting this field of care at a rapid rate. Targeting sensory wellness keeps seniors living active and engaged lifestyles, supporting a holistic approach to wellness.

Abpro Therapeutics

RetroSense Therapeutics

Augmented Bionics HOME | Augmented Bionics

September 17

Health & Home Care

Empowering Individuals to Access Quality Care from Home

Quality home-based care can be a powerful tool in a patient’s recovery or ongoing wellness. Advancements designed to support and improve home care are a huge part of the age-tech industry and healthcare. Learn how entrepreneurs are partnering with investors to bring quality services from the provider to the patient at home.

Ferd Capital

Jon Ingar Kjenes, CEO & Founder, jon.ingar.kjenes@motitech.no

September 17

Medical Accountability & Adherence

Removing Barriers Inhibiting Patients from Treatment

Medical advancement is paramount to the health and safety of patients, but efficacy tanks when adherence is low. Seniors unable to take medication or easily access necessary information are at risk of missing out on necessary treatment. Early-stage entrepreneurs are using technology to advance systems designed to enable patients to better access their healthcare resources, including medication, providers, and treatment details.

Curai Health (series B)

Neal Khosla CEO

Khosla Ventures, General Catalyst, Morningside

Curai Health – Crunchbase Company Profile & Funding