CEO and Founder, Techstars
Professor of Innovation at The University of Texas at Austin
Managing Director of Hatteras Discovery and Venture Partner at Hatteras Venture Partners
Professor of Systems Biology, Columbia University
Larry Smarr, Founding Director of the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology (Calit2), and a defacto evangelist for the Quantified Self movement is the designated moderator in this discussion. The San Diego chapter of the MIT Enterprise Forum is sponsoring this event to ask: What is the Quantified Self movement and why are fitness buffs, techno geeks, and patients with chronic conditions obsessively monitoring their various personal metrics? Is this trend the beginning of a major shift in how we look at our health? What is the distinction between digital health and self-monitoring? Why are global sports clothing companies investing in this technology? More information and online registration is here.