On June 3, at LINNK - Lisbon Innovation Kluster (collaborative ecosystem for innovation where Entrepreneurs, Developers, Creatives and Makers cooperate in the formulation of projects and innovative businesses"), Lisbon had its first Open IDEO Meetup.
Sharing our favourite startups hacking tech for a healthier life :)
"We are developing a new non-invasive glucose monitor that will help you take control of your life"
Glucowise™ is an innovative new product from MediWise, a medtech knowledge-driven company that empowers individuals to take control of their health. Founded by a team of entrepreneurial individuals in London in 2010, MediWise is developing breakthrough solutions targeted at the big health problems.
"Our goal is to transform Diabetes engagement by empowering and connecting patients to health."
"This project has brought together 31 entities with the objective of developing and implementing technology and services to support the elderly with regards to health care and well-being. (...) The goal of the AAL4ALL project is the development of an ecosystem of products and services in assisted environment - Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) - with a business model associated and validated through a large-scale pilot.
"Never worry about taking your pills again"
(partnership Vodafone Foundation and Instituto Português do Sangue)
Promoting blood donation and keep record of the current stock.
Maker of an app and biosensor that measures fat burned following exercise based on customers' breath
(Funded by Bayer Healthcare)
Keep it simple, always focus on the end user, still taking care of your health can be also fun!