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Using technology to change behaviors and transform how people live

  • Fitbit HQ 215 Fremont Street, 7th floor San Francisco, CA 94105 USA (map)


Learn how data is driving our everyday health decisions: from when we eat, to when we exercise and when we sleep. Come hear from our expert panelists as they discuss the technologies that power the most successful products in the space and how they affect people’s behaviors. Our panelists will also go over the future potential of the product line given recent advances in technology such as modern AI.

Following the discussion, attendees will design a product and present to panelists for feedback. The winning team (4 max) will get a Fitbit and expert coaching from health IT leaders for turning their winning idea into reality!


Alyssa Simpson Rochwerger - VP of Product, Figure Eight

Alyssa is a customer-driven product leader dedicated to building products that surprise, delight and bring new value to market. Her experience in scaling products from conception to large-scale ROI has been proven at both startups and large enterprises alike. As Director of Product Management at IBM Watson, Alyssa saw first-hand how thoughtful, sophisticated use of data has the power to transform industries. During her recent tenure at IBM, she oversaw the development of a large portfolio of AI products including vision, speech, emotional intelligence and machine translation.

Divya Shah - Head of Product, Digital Health at Samsung Strategy and Innovation Center

Divya heads product strategy at Samsung's Strategy & Innovation Center. She has worked on building and scaling highly engaging consumer social products at Google and designed gaming products at Zynga. Most recently, she has been focused on leveraging the advancements in technology, AI and social dynamics to empower people to lead healthier lives, and tackling the largest lifestyle diseases of today's times. "Prevention is better than cure" and she is always looking for investment opportunities in technologies that can provide early detection and preventative health solutions.


6:00 pm: Registration & AWIP Welcome

6:15 - 7:00 pm:  Interactive Discussion

7:00 - 7:45 pm: Workshop

7:45 - 8:00 pm: Networking & Close

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