2016 HITLAB Innovators Summit: New York


2016 HITLAB World Cup

Press Kit

“You have to see it to believe it. This is an extraordinary group of people — real innovators who are changing our world.” — Kerry Kennedy, President, Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights

Welcome! Thank you for visiting our press page, where you will find continuously updated materials on our 2016 HITLAB Innovators Summit: New York and HITLAB World Cup.

The Summit is a powerful platform designed to transform global healthcare by diffusing digital health solutions. Prominent experts in health and tech—determined to improve healthcare access, delivery, and outcomes—gather for carefully curated talks, collaboration opportunities, and the HITLAB World Cup, accelerating the spread of transformational technologies.

If you are interested in connecting with this international network of healthcare innovation authorities, you have come to the right place. We can help you formulate stories—and arrange interviews—on a great range of associated healthcare topics including wearable technologies, digital health tools, applied big data, health systems, and of course HITLAB itself and our impactful events.

Please contact us at 212-543-0100 or media@hitlab.org for additional information.

We hope the following materials will be of assistance:


2016 HITLAB Innovators Summit: New York and the HITLAB World Cup

Press Releases

Portable Device for Breast Health Wins 2016 HITLAB World Cup®

HITLAB® Announces 2016 HITLAB World Cup® Digital Health Start-up Finalists

Global Call for Breakthrough Ideas to Improve Healthcare Access, Delivery, and Outcomes

Portable Device for Breast Health Wins 2016 HITLAB World Cup®

Articles and Blogs

HITLAB Innovators Summit: 2016 Highlights

Nine Ways to Connect with the 2016 HITLAB Innovators Summit

Using Technology to Prevent Bedsore Complications, Promote Patient Safety, and Democratize Care


Summary of the 2015 HITLAB Innovators Summit: New York and HITLAB World Cup

For more information on the 2015 HITLAB Innovators Summit: New York and HITLAB World Cup including speakers, quotes, and winners, please read:

Videos from the event are available on YouTube.

Also see:

2015 Press Releases

Ceeable Is “Best Health Tech Innovation of 2015,” Wins HITLAB World Cup

NewYork-Presbyterian to Sponsor HITLAB Innovators Summit

HITLAB® Announces Medidata’s Sponsorship of the HITLAB Innovators Summit

HITLAB® Announces 2015 HITLAB World Cup Finalists

HITLAB® Announces HITLAB Innovators Summit 2015 (SM), New York  

HITLAB World Cup (SM): Call for Breakthrough Ideas to Improve Healthcare Access and Delivery

2015 Articles and Blogs 

HITLAB Innovators Summit: 2015 Highlights

Molecular Diagnostic Tool So Simple, Even a 7-Year-Old Can Detect Salmonella

Catching Up with Xavier Palomer, 2014 HITLAB World Cup Honoree, Co-Founder & CEO of Psious

Bundled Payments: Good Intentions and Bold Steps

Breaking the Glass Ceiling in the Tech Health Work Culture

HITLAB World Cup 2015 Launches!



HITLAB® is a healthcare innovation lab that helps leading organizations ideate, create, evaluate, and diffuse technology-based solutions to improve the quality and accessibility of healthcare worldwide.

Our scientific, multidisciplinary approach allows us to effectively investigate digital health research questions, providing stakeholders from all sectors of the global healthcare system with meaningful ideas and products, as well as an evidence base across numerous therapeutic and geographic areas.

HITLAB is committed to accelerating the diffusion of digital health impact through education across communities and continents. www.hitlab.org 


About the HITLAB Innovators Summit and HITLAB World Cup Sponsored by Medidata

The HITLAB Innovators Summit brings together leaders in public health, medicine, technology, and design to discuss health issues and solutions in a three-day live event. The Summit offers a series of carefully curated talks, panels, and collaboration opportunities to engage the most creative minds in health and technology.

The HITLAB Innovators Summit culminates in the HITLAB World Cup Sponsored by Medidata, an international challenge of unparalleled diversity where innovators present original solutions to pressing global healthcare challenges.


Websites and Social Media

HITLAB Innovators Summit: www.hitlabsummit.com/nyc-2016   

HITLAB: www.hitlab.org





Media Contact

Phone: 212-543-0100  

Email: media@hitlab.org


Online application to attend the Summit for members of the press is available HERE.