• PINPOINT THEME: Healthcare 2020.
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    In 2013, 24 of the top 50 Fortune 500 companies were new entrants into healthcare. Of this group, seven were retailers and eight were technology and telecommunications companies, all racing toward a slice of the $2.9 trillion sick-care and/or $267 billion wellness sectors. We’ve spoken a lot about scientific and technological advances in healthcare, from nanomedicine to genome hacking, to getting older but stronger; what we haven’t talked about are the healthcare…

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  • Bio-robots And Biohacking Your Way To Longevity.
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    We’re getting older, but we’re getting stronger, as advances in health technology are raising expectations for an elongated lifespan. Getting older no longer means an inevitable decline as a booming bio-science market fuels longevity as a lifestyle choice. The near future holds the promise of genetic treatments that cure diseases rooted in our DNA, as well as diagnostic machines that travel through us, or remain inside us. There will be nano-machines that…

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