Posted Wednesday 30th September 2015
Health Hackathon 2015
After March's Fintech event that produced a record breaking range of amazing submissions the HackJsy team decided to host another in September, which took place this weekend.
The 38 hour event looked for solutions based on all aspects of Digital health, wellness and sports, judged by a panel of industry experts with a range of prizes for winning submissions.
The submissions this year were even more innovative and creative, making it difficult for judges to decide on a winner.See below for more infomration about the different ideas presented.
It's a Gamble presenting Beancon
Unfit Tweeters presenting Tweetfit
Cowboy Coders presenting MyGP
Paul Dutot presenting Health Stage
Benedict Lewis presenting Lokki
Paul Blampied presenting Exploring Data
JerseyITguy presenting Apple Watch Improving Mental Health
The official trophies from this weekend's hackathon went to:
1st Place - It's a Gamble! with Beancon (Beacon), an app to assist emergency services to locate people in distress
2nd Place - Paul Dutot with Health Stage, a real time eHealth messaging ecosystem with mobile integration
3rd Place - The Cowboy Coders with MyGP, a system for enhanced communication between GP and patient
WTH (what the health?) - The Unfit Tweeters with TweetFit, an app that uses twitter to motivate unfit people to exercise
The next hackjsy event will be March 2016.