Vote For Smashing at SXSW!
Voting has opened for 2016’s South By Southwest Festival, showcasing the latest in the world of interactive technology. From apps that have the power to minimize health risks through behavioral psychology, to exploring how the “Quantified Self” fits into the ever-increasing world of IoT, help Smashing make an impact at SXSW by voting for our panel discussions!
Therapy, Tech & The Truth: Behavior Change in 2016
Can a mobile application help you keep your teeth for life? Could it help the severely mentally ill quit smoking? How about helping autistic children create healthy habits that were never previously attainable through traditional parenting and medical techniques?
We are on the cusp of having doctors prescribe a mobile application as part of patient therapy. In a presentation delivered by the University of Washington’s Dr. Roger Vilardaga, and Smashing Ideas’ Chief Strategy Officer, Brian Marr, the co-presenters will disucss highly anticipated purpose-driven, breakthrough digital platforms that support positive reinforcement and enable healthy habits.
Innovation, Challenges & Possibilities for the Internet of Things
The Internet of Things provides brands with intriguing and powerful new ways to connect with customers, but is this always a good thing? Personal tracking and the concept of the “Quantified Self” can lead to big data tracking and analysis, but where is the line drawn and how do we create long-term value and relevance to people’s lives? Furthermore, while the concept of creating all things connected is running rampant, how is the user experience factored in? Hear key insights from a panel comprised of global brand leaders in the connected devices space.