We're so happy to share with you all the amazing things that happened in the HealthXL Community since January this year! Here's our top 5 highlights in 2015 for HealthXL, a global market for health innovations and insights:

#1 More than doubled the number of members and advisors in the HealthXL Community

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#2 Announced collaboration to revolutionise clinical trials

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#3 Launched the HealthXL Platform

With this matchmaking engine, driven by individual strategic interests, on-time market insights and commercial opportunities, we've empowered the HealthXL Community to:

**- Engage in commercial challenges **

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- Capture private company insights

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**- Identify leading experts **

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#4 Introduced the HealthXL Community Happiness Index

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#5 Delivered six events on three continents

(see videos and pictures below)

We started with a fantastic HealthXL Global Gathering in Dublin, Ireland in February - see video:

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Then, we headed to the US for another HealthXL Global Gathering in Boston -- 1.7

Then, we flew over to Melbourne for a HealthXL Weekend to hack Aging:

After the summer we headed to Munich, Germany for the HealthXL Global Gathering, the last Board Meeting for the year, and Oktoberfest!

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HealthXL announced four new members joining the community:

  • Highmark Health/Allegheny Health Network – the third largest integrated health care delivery and financing system in the United States
  • Abbott​ – a global healthcare company devoted to improving life through the development of products and technologies in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals
  • Biogen​ – a global biotechnology company based in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Imperial College Health Partners​ – designated Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) for North West London

Read "Munich hosts the 5th HealthXL Global Gathering"  Soon after we went back to the US for another HealthXL Weekend: 1.9

  • 60 clinicians, patients and industry experts “Solve Sleep” in Cleveland
  • To solve sleep, HealthXL collaborated with Cleveland Clinic, Allegheny Health Network (Highmark Health) and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, as well as the patient advocacy groups American Sleep Apnea Association and COPD Foundation.
  • Read the recap of Solve Sleep 

The last day of the year was the HealthXL Retreat in San Francisco, a 2-day strategic executive retreat, combined with a wine tasting in Napa Valley:

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  • 30 healthcare executives analyse the Impact of Consumerization at the HealthXL Retreat in San Francisco
  • Keynote speakers included: Sridhar Iyengar (Founder, Misfit Wearables), Stuart Coulson (Professor, Stanford University design school), Lindsey Mosby (Director, Innovation Strategy Group, Healthcare Practice Lead, frog), Esther Dyson (Founder, HICCUP), Casper de Clercq (Partner, Norwest Venture Partners), Krista Donaldson (CEO, D-Rev)
  • Read recap of the HealthXL Retreat 

Thank you for being part of the HealthXL Community!

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Curious about what's coming up in 2016?

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