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HxRefactored Announces Final Agenda and Keynotes

IBM Watson Ecosystems, Welltok, and Workshops for Patient Engagement

BROOKLYN, N.Y., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Health 2.0 and Mad*Pow announce the final agenda for the upcoming HxRefactored 2014 Conference on May 13-14 in Brooklyn New York. HxRefactored is a design and technology conference, which will gather over 500 designers, developers and entrepreneurs in health care design for two days of thought provoking panels, workshops and discussions on how to improve the quality of the health experience. The conference fuses the technical and creative elements of Health 2.0's Health:Refactored and Mad*Pow's Healthcare Experience Design Conference.

Speaker Highlights:

- Sridhar Sudarsan, CTO, IBM Watson Ecosystems
- Vance Allen, CTO, Welltok
- Cindy Gallop, Founder & CEO, IfWeRanTheWorld & MakeLoveNotPorn
- Sean Nolan, Distinguished Engineer & Chief Architect, Microsoft Healthvault
- Dr. Nirav Shah, 15th Commissioner, New York State Department of Health
- Pat Mastors, Founder & CEO, Pear Health
- Vijay Raghunathan, VP Engineering, MyFitnessPal
- John Yesko, Sr. Dir. of Online Customer Experience, Walgreens
- Dr. David Sobel, Medical Dir. of Patient Education and Health Promotion, Kaiser Permanente

HxRefactored 2014 will feature the leaders in healthcare experience design and technology including Walgreens, MyFitnessPal, Microsoft Healthvault, and Kaiser Permanente. The conference will be showcasing trends in design and technology with LIVE product demos, sessions focused on proven methods in health care experience, on-site design challenges, in-depth collaborative design and API workshops. Registration prices will increase Friday, March 28, 2014 11:59pm PDT. Make sure to register on www.hxrefactored.com and save $200 off registration prices.

About Health 2.0

Since 2007, Health 2.0 has promoted, showcased, and catalyzed health IT solutions and innovations through international conferences, hackathons, prize competitions (funding over $6.5m in prizes), media, government partnerships, its worldwide Health 2.0 chapters, and the Health 2.0 Advisors consulting group. For more information, visit www.health2con.com.

About Mad*Pow

Mad*Pow is a design agency that improves the experiences people have with technology, organizations and each other. Using human-centered design, Mad*Pow creates strong multi-channel experience strategies, intuitive digital experiences and streamlined processes for its clients. Founded in 2000, Mad*Pow has partnered with industry leaders including Cigna, ESPN, Pearson, adidas, John Hancock, Microsoft and Google. Mad*Pow has received honors for design excellence by the Webby Awards and the W3C and was recognized by Inc. as one of America's fastest growing companies. The company has offices in Boston, Portsmouth, NH and Louisville.

Contact:
Sophie Park
760-604-3563
sophie@health2con.com

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