Just one week to go until the 11th WT | Wearable Technologies Conference 2017 EUROPE, which will focus on wearable tools and boosting everyday experiences, from areas such as medicine, sports and lifestyle. On top of the conference stage, the conference has an extensive exhibition area which features companies from every market segment, therefore offering the ideal networking experience. Also the “WT Innovators of the Year 2017” and the special prize winners will be announced and awarded at the pitch and award ceremony on the first day of the conference. Today, we´d like to introduce you to some interesting wearable solutions for healthcare this year.
Dutch eHealth specialist and start-up 112Motion markets wearables and a Cloud platform connecting people with care providers, medical specialists and insurance companies. 112 Motion offers monitoring solutions, both the hardware and the software. Their focus is on patients with chronicle diseases, such as epilepsy, and vulnerable people, such as ‘elderly’ people. Using state-of-the-art technologies such as distributed databases, parallel processing and in-memory transactional datasources, they are able to process and distil huge volumes of data, applying complex rules and workflows, turning data into actionable information. We turn technologies into innovative, open market place, solutions. We deliver on our vision of integrated, yet loosely coupled, solutions of software development tools, a run-time platform and standard solutions. Our solutions and market place is for sensor vendors, medical professionals and care-providers, insurers, patients and families, to work and ‘live’ together.
CardioSecur ACTIVE is a product of Personal MedSystems GmbH that allows its users to receive feedback about their heart health anytime and anywhere. It is a 15-lead ECG for the smartphone that offers a clinical-quality diagnosis. Viewing the heart from 15 angles, it can analyse the heart’s rate, rhythm and circulation. If you have cardiac symptoms or risk factors, CardioSecur provides you with certainty of your heart — within seconds, anytime, and anywhere. With an easy-to-use, comprehensive, clinical quality ECG, CardioSecur provides concrete recommendations to act, the only mobile ECG to offer this function. It is easy to use, and immediately tells you what to do. After ordering CardioSecur ACTIVE and downloading the application, simply create a profile and record a reference ECG. This reference ECG will be saved, and functions as your “fingerprint” — the ECG to which all future ECGs will be compared.
NeoCare gives parents peace of mind by measuring their baby’s pulse and breathing with a small band around the ankle. If something is wrong with the baby’s vital signs, NeoCare sounds the alarm and parents can react. It also tracks the baby’s sleep pattern and the stress during the day so that parents can make sure that their baby. Know how your baby is, even when you can’t be there. Your baby’s well-being is your number one priority. Sadly, however, it is impossible for most parents to be present all the time, with work, routine matters or a simple visit to the cinema keeping anxious parents apart from their babies. With NeoCare, you can keep an eye on your baby no matter where you are. You may be going about your everyday work, meeting friends or simply in an adjoining room. You can use the NeoCare app anywhere to reassure yourself that your baby’s pulse and breathing are normal, and find out whether he is asleep or awake.
Night Train helps people monitor and care for their health and well-being. Their core competences are on creating algorithms and digital services for health monitoring, data mining & analysis. Night Train creates digital health services that really matter to individual people. Our people are a unique mix of scientific, medical, engineering and product creation professionals. Night Train collaborates closely with Universities, Hospitals and National Institutions who work in the front line of people’s well-being. Night Train is a scientifically proven novelty solution for highly accurate sleep cycle monitoring and analysis. Our customers are OEMs of digital health and well-being products and services. Night Train help people to sleep better. Our solution measures the distal skin temperature changes which correlates very accurately with melatonin production. It provides exact and highly reliable analysis on the sleep cycle along with optimal go to sleep and wake time.
On 7th and 8th of February 2017 our exhibitors will cover a wide range of different topics which we will present in our next few articles. Additionally, all winners of the Innovation World Cup will be presented at the Innovation Wild Fire Session on the first day of the conference (February 7., 3:40pm). Would be great to see you in Munich.