dacadoo was nominated as finalist for the Best App Award at The Wearable Technology Show in London
Finalist for the Wearable Award 2016 in the category “Best App” at the international Wearable Technology Show 2016 in London
16 MARCH 2016, ZURICH, SWITZERLAND
SummaryThe Swiss mobile health technology company dacadoo informed today that it was nominated as finalist for the Wearable Award 2016 in the category “Best App” at the international Wearable Technology Show 2016 in London.
dacadoo, an innovator in digital health prevention, develops and operates its online and mobile dacadoo health engagement platform that enables individuals to track their health and well-being in an easy and fun way, using motivation techniques from online games, social features and personalized feedback to engage participants to remain active and adopt a healthier lifestyle.
The company announced today that it was nominated as finalist for the Wearable Award 2016 in the category “Best App” at the international Wearable Technology Show which took place in London from March 15-16th, 2016. The Wearable Technology Show is the biggest event for wearables, augmented reality and Internet of Things in the world, and it hosted also the third annual Wearables Awards (WTS 2016 Awards) at the end of the show on March 15th, 2016. The WTS 2016 Awards seek to recognize the excellence in wearable, smart device & IOT innovation, and identify the best innovators in the market. More than 300 entries were submitted across various categories, and dacadoo made the finalist shortlist in the category “Best App”.
All finalists can be found here: http://www.wearabletechnologyshow.net/awards-2016
“What a great international recognition for our company! We are a pure software company and aim at remaining device and app agnostic, meaning that we want to be able to connect to most external wearable tracking devices and apps in the market, which is a huge convenience advantage for our users across the world”, commented Peter Ohnemus, President and CEO of dacadoo.
About The Wearable Technology Show (WTS)
The Wearable Technology Show is the biggest event for wearables, augmented reality (AR) & Internet of Things (IOT) in the world. The conference program has nine different tracks offering delegates a unique opportunity to hear from some of the leading experts in wearable technology, view the latest product demonstrations from around the world and network with the industry professionals/leaders. The event will hosted the third annual Wearables Awards.
The dacadoo mobile health engagement solution enables individuals to track, manage and benchmark their health in an easy and fun way on their smartphones. dacadoo calculates a personal Health Score, a scientifically calculated number from 1 (low) to 1,000 (high). The score works as an indicator and moves up or down in real-time, depending on how body values, emotional wellbeing and lifestyle (exercise, nutrition, stress and sleep) change. To remain active, motivation techniques from behavioral science and online games, social features and personalized feedback are applied. The award-winning company is working with strategic partners from key industries to bring the patented Health Score solution to the global health and well-being market.
"What a great international recognition for our company! We are a pure software company and aim at remaining device and app agnostic, meaning that we want to be able to connect to most external wearable tracking devices and apps in the market, which is a huge convenience advantage for our users across the world" Peter Ohnemus, President and CEO of dacadoo
Live healthy! Track and benchmark your health and fitness. Get your dacadoo Health Score, share activities with friends, win challenges!
dacadoo has developed an easy-to-use, wireless, secure and fun way to manage your personal health & fitness from a lifestyle, wellness and chronic disease perspective called the dacadoo health platform.
The platform calculates your personal dacadoo Health Score, a number from 1 (poor) to 1’000 (excellent). It is a directional relative indicator of your current health and fitness status in real-time. By integrating gaming and social networking principles, dacadoo motivates you to be active in an easy way by automatically tracking and comparing your personal health, fitness and lifestyle.
The dacadoo health platform enables the tracking of over 100 fitness activities (outdoor and indoor sports) either over the mobile dacadoo tracker app or via manual entry. The dacadoo energy models are based on MET (metabolic equivalent of Task)* which measures the intensity of a physical activity. *Compendium of Physical Activity, Stanford University