HealthSportsTech Shark Tank
The Shark Tank-style event by Health Event Shark Tank Event opened by Ryan. Ryan is a PhD in molecular biology/neurobiology with an MBA, a scientist with experience in venture capital investing, only in healthcare. The event was structured to mimic the Shark Tank TV show: participants (startups) present their innovative health-related products/services, etc., to investors or sharks. The sharks then negotiate terms and potentially invest. Participating investors included Dr. William Paiva, Paige Sullivan, Lalo Valdez, Charles on Gar, and Sean Finlayson. Startups during this summary included 'bounce', a health event service specifically for playing Pickleball, and 'One Imaging', a service that provides affordable and accessible Radiology services. Other startups briefly discussed were 'May well' which wants to reduce hospitalisations from heart-related illnesses by creating a blend between in-person and online care, and 'Nor Labs' which is aiming to help people live longer and happier lives with AI-powered diagnosis tools. Financing and investment details varied, but all were seeking some from of fund or financing.