Nov 28 2012
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Smart Body, Smart Conference: Health 2.0 comes to the Middle East
In August, an IMS report predicted that the wearables market would be worth a minimum of $6 billion (22.1 Billion Dirhams) by 201 6 with continuous glucose monitoring as the dominant health care category. Wearables, as they are called, "Will transform our lives in numerous ways, trivial and substantial, that we are just starting to imagine" says Sarah Rotman Epps, Senior Analyst, Forrester Research for the sector.
Conventional wisdom suggests that software platforms will inevitability drive the hardware and holds the key to consumer adoption. Wearables' success depends on backing from one or more of the big five software platforms -- Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google and Microsoft.
Health 2.0 Middle East - Dubai is the premier conference dedicated to how Web 2.0 and social media are transforming healthcare systems in the Middle East. The conference brings together professionals in the converging industries of healthcare, the internet, mobile applications and social media to address how Web 2.0 and mobile technologies revolutionize both healthcare delivery and treatment.
For more information and to register visit: http://www.health2con.com/events/conferences/health-2-0-middle-east-2013/
About MedicaIQ FZ, LLC
Based in Dubai, Medica IQ is a multi-disciplinary global Health 2.0 platform company, MedicaIQ (mIQ) offers a more convenient means to connect with health care consumers and health care professionals . Our targeted approach facilitates the needs of public health literacy by developing and delivering health behavior modification education products used in public health awareness and wellness programs. mIQ also offers a variety of customizable mobile and web based solutions. Learn more at: www.medicaiq.com.
About Health 2.0
Health 2.0: The conference. The media network. The innovation community. The Health 2.0 Conference is the leading showcase of cutting-edge innovation transforming the health care system and is the premiere platform connecting IT innovators to established health care providers. Health 2.0 covers the broadest spectrum of the technology revolution that is shaking up every sector of health care. Learn more at www.health2con.com.
For more information and media inquiries contact:
MedicaIQ, Dubai UAE
+971 555 0 971 36
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