Sponsor Spotlight: FoodJets

Startup Weekend Sacramento: Health Edition would not be possible without support and funding from our business community. Continuing our series of articles on our awesome sponsors today we’d like to shine the spotlight on FoodJets, a new supporter of Startup Weekend Sacramento.

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FoodJets delivers restaurant meals in 10 minutes. FoodJets is a locally-owned and operated startup based in Sacramento. Darren McAdams, lifetime entrepreneur and CEO of FoodJets, is proud to fuel innovation in the region by providing tasty meals to young entrepreneurs through programs like Startup Weekend Sacramento.

Thank you Food Jets for supporting entrepreneurship in Sacramento!

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What to Expect During Startup Weekend: Interactive Timeline Infographic

Startup Weekend is a 54 hour jam-packed weekend of creation and innovation. To get a better idea of what to expect throughout the weekend, there’s an interactive timeline infographic to explore and discover ahead of time what will happen. Click on the image below to open the Startup Weekend Sacramento: Health Edition Interactive Timeline Infographic.

Startup Weekend Sacramento: Health Edition Interactive Timeline Infographic

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Sponsor Spotlight: Five Star Bank

Startup Weekend Sacramento: Health Edition would not be possible without support and funding from our business community. Continuing our series of articles on our awesome sponsors today we’d like to shine the spotlight on Five Star Bank, a loyal supporter of Startup Weekend Sacramento.

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Started by a group of Sacramento area business people, Five Star Bank’s goal is to provide local banking with an emphasis on commercial real estate and small business. Today Five Star Bank has grown into a trusted business partner, providing business owners, professionals, real estate investors and individuals, solution-based personal service. They are committed to supporting the local community, working closely with those who share a dedication to making the place we call home better, striving to provide thoughtful solutions for customers and to be a part of creating solutions for our community.

Thank you Five Star Bank for supporting entrepreneurship in Sacramento!

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Change Health and Life Sciences in 54 Hours

Startup Weekend is back in Sacramento with a health edition! If you’re not familiar, Startup Weekend is a 54-hour event where inventors, programmers designers and business development folks come together to pitch an idea and launch a business, all in one weekend. It is a great opportunity to test startup ideas, meet potential co-founders, and launch your next startup! Please check this video to get a better idea about the event.

Come and test your ideas meant to innovate in any of the following areas:
· Research in medicine and life sciences
· Patient experience during visits, treatment and recovery
· Healthcare
· Diagnosis or monitoring of health issues
· Tracking of health, nutrition, physical activity, etc.
· Everything related to health insurance and billing data

For more information and to register for the event click here.

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Sponsor Spotlight: SMUD

Startup Weekend Sacramento: Health Edition would not be possible without support and funding from our business community. Continuing our series of articles on our awesome sponsors today we’d like to shine the spotlight on one of our most loyal sponsors, SMUD.

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SMUD has been a long time supporter of Startup Weekend here in Sacramento and we’re very pleased to have them once again as a sponsor for our Health Edition.

SMUD is a strong supporter of organizations that support the Sacramento community and they proudly give back to the community by supporting efforts that improve the quality of life in our region. Through financial support, employee volunteerism and partnerships with their customers and non-profit organizations, they eagerly support causes that make a difference and align with their four key values; Leadership, Integrity, Ingenuity, Community.

Thank you SMUD for supporting entrepreneurship in Sacramento!

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One Part Inspiration, One Part Necessity: The Intersection of Healthcare and Technology

Announcing the next Health 2.0 Sacramento meet up, an event to get our Startup Weekend participants primed for Startup Weekend Sacramento: Health Edition.

You never know where your next great idea may come from, but odds are it will come from one of two sources: necessity and inspiration.

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We’ve got your inspiration right here!
The next Health 2.0 Sacramento meet-up features speakers from right here in the Sacramento region who are launching new products and programs that are changing the way patients access care while making real breakthroughs in digital and mobile health.

When: Wednesday, April 20, 2016, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Where: Hacker Lab, 1715 I Street, Sacramento, California

Cost: Free

SPEAKERS

Jay-SalesJAY SALES, Director, The Shop, Innovation Strategist, VSP Global
Co-leading “The Shop” at VSP Global, Jay is leading exploration of the intersection between healthcare, quantified self, mHealth and high fashion.

 

 

Steven-ChanSTEVEN CHAN, UC Davis, The Doctor Weighs In
A research-track physician at University of California, Davis, Steve is working on digital health technologies to improve behavioral health and underserved medicine.

 

 

Keisuke-NakagawaKEISUKE NAKAGAWA, Founder & CEO, Whitekoat
Medical student entrepreneur building technologies that make medicine understandable and accessible for each and every person around the world.

 

Register for Health 2.0 on April 20

About Health 2.0 Sacramento
Connecting Health & Tech in Sacramento & Central California
Health 2.0 Sacramento is a grassroots group of innovators with a mission to cultivate and propel health technology, with a focus on mobile, wireless, and Internet technology.
http://health2sacramento.org








Sponsor Spotlight: DLA Piper

Startup Weekend Sacramento: Health Edition would not be possible without support and funding from our business community. In the next few weeks leading up to the April 29-May 1 event, we’d like to publicly recognize this generous support.

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The lawyers in DLA Piper’s Sacramento office help companies from startups to multinationals with their corporate, intellectual property and dispute resolution needs, and we help clients including corporations, associations, Indian tribes and governmental agencies to navigate the challenges of California government and regulation.

Thank you DLA Piper for supporting entrepreneurship in Sacramento!

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Sponsor Spotlight: Rocket Department

Startup Weekend Sacramento: Health Edition would not be possible without support and funding from our business community. In the next few weeks leading up to the April 29-May 1 event, we’d like to publicly recognize this generous support.

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Sacramento-based Rocket Department is itself a startup, originating 2 years ago from a Cereal Hack hackathon. Since that time, the team at Rocket Department have been stalwart supporters and champions of the Sacramento startup community and Startup Weekend. They build ideas to inspire people and to create a vibrant, tech-forward region. They work closely with innovators, entrepreneurs, businesses, and community groups.

Thank you Rocket Department!

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Sponsor Spotlight: Apptology

Startup Weekend Sacramento: Health Edition would not be possible without support and funding from our business community. In the next few weeks leading up to the April 29-May 1 event, we’d like to publicly recognize this generous support.

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Apptology once again is demonstrating its generosity, commitment, and support of Sacramento’s startup community and Startup Weekend by once again sponsoring at the platinum level.

Based in Northern California, Apptology is the leading mobile applications development and mobile marketing company. They are unique in their service offering because they are the only company to offer a comprehensive suite of ReadyBuilt affordable solutions for the mobile applications industry for the SMB. Their management team are entrepreneurs and industry pioneers from Silicon Valley and Fortune 500 companies working in mobile, interactive and new media technologies. They have a team of nearly 100 developers who have created hundreds of applications for various companies around the world on ALL mobile platforms.

Thank you Apptology!








Sponsor Spotlight: I/O Labs and The Urban Hive

Startup Weekend Sacramento: Health Edition would not be possible without support and funding from our business community. In the next few weeks leading up to the April 29-May 1 event, we’d like to publicly recognize this generous support.

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First, we’d like to thank our Signature sponsor and event venue sponsor, I/O Labs and The Urban Hive. The Urban Hive has been a long-time pillar of support to the region’s startup community and has hosted several Startup Weekends. The Startup Weekend Sacramento organizing team is excited to continue working with this key innovation partner to the Sacramento startup scene.

Sacramento’s tech scene has been abuzz with the announcement of I/O Labs, a new incubator, accelerator and coworking space currently under development downtown. Brandon Weber, founder of both The Urban Hive and I/O Labs is a key player in our startup community and a strong supporter of Startup Weekend.

“We are excited about the energy around healthcare and medical technology startups in Sacramento and believe that this will be an important vertical for our city as innovation and technology become more essential. We see Startup Weekend Sacramento as an integral part of the developing ecosystem and are happy to have The Urban Hive and I/O Labs sponsor.”

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