Dr. Technology: Trends in Employee Wellness

Employee wellness programs are on the rise, as is employee satisfaction in such initiatives. Employers are noticing more productive employees, enriched workplace cultures and reduced health-related spending. Part of this trend is the ever-growing role technology is playing in workplace wellness.

Mobile devices monitor our vital signs and push us to take wellness actions. Social media extends the power of community support networks. Web platforms help us create holistic perspectives of our wellness needs. The bottom line: gadgets, apps and social networks are demonstrating their power to improve wellness. 

This panel pulls together HR experts and technology providers to shed light on what makes an employee wellness program successful and how to leverage technology for wellness objectives.

  • Chris Dickinson, CRO, limeade
  • Robyn Arville, HR Business Partner, Philips Healthcare
  • Teresa Tracy, Manager, Global Benefits, Adobe
  • Asako Tsumagari, CEO, Mevident

Moderator: Jennifer Benz, Benz Communications


It's not all talk!
Before and after the panel discussion, walk around and explore a selection of really cool wellness applications, gadgets and other services.

6:00 - 6:30: Networking and demos
6:30 - 7:15: Panel discussion
7:15 - 8:00: More networking and demos!

Demos by:

HeartMath
Catherine Calarco


Juniper Health
Kent J. Bransford, MD

Limeade
Chris Dickinson

Mevident
Asako Tsumagari

Tonic
Rajiv Mehta

ViveCoach
Jennifer Gill Roberts

The new pariSoma
This will be our first event at the new pariSoma innovation loft. It's a beautiful space, five-times larger than the previous location. Just around the corner from the old pariSoma, you'll find ample street parking for free as of 6pm. Note the new address.

Snacks and drinks will be served. 

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  • A former member
    A former member

    I enjoyed the panel discussion and having the opportunity to speak with other wellness vendors.

    June 9, 2011

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