Early childhood investment is one of the best ROI a society can make
CDC reports that 1 in 4 children are at risk of developmental delays, resulting in 1 million kids entering school with an undiagnosed disability every year! Nobel Laureate James Heckman reported that investment in early childhood is one of the best ROI for the society. The baby market is $67 billion. Many digital health babytech companies focus on retail integration, wearables, building communities, and interconnectivity with smart homes. This talk will give an overview of the industry’s past, showcase a few examples where it worked and doesn’t, discuss challenges, and predict trends of where the industry is heading.
digital health, early childhood
Invited Speaker, Tedx PeacePlaza (2018) Invited Speaker, The 2017 Aspen Institute Children’s Forum (2017) Mentor at Texas Medical Center accelerator, Health 2.0’s TECHquality, Health XL, and XLearte Health Accelerator, and Berkeley LAUNCH accelerator (2013- present)