dacadoo is finalist at the Insurance IOT Europe Awards 2016 in London

Nominated as finalist for the Insurance Internet of Things (IOT) Europe Awards 2016 in the category Innovation during the international Insurance IOT Europe Conference which takes place in London June 6-7, 2016.

08 JUNE 2016, ZURICH, SWITZERLAND
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The Swiss digital and mobile health promotion company dacadoo informed today that it was nominated as finalist for the Insurance IOT Europe Awards 2016 in the category Innovation at the international Insurance IOT Europe Conference 2016 in London.

dacadoo, an innovator in digital health promotion, 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 Insurance Internet of Things (IOT) Europe Awards 2016 in the category Innovation during the international Insurance IOT Europe Conference which takes place in London June 6-7, 2016.

Alongside the Insurance IoT Europe Summit, the conference hosted the Insurance IoT Europe Awards. This prestigious ceremony united leading minds at the forefront of the connected insurance industry to celebrate innovation and exemplary performance. With 5 categories designed to put a spotlight on the achievements of established companies, start-ups and individuals, the awards looked to attract nominations from across Europe. These awards recognized leaders who are pushing the envelope in digital innovation, customer engagement, and service differentiation.

“Our value proposition fits perfectly for the life and health insurance industry and therefore I am proud to get this recognition from the insurance industry”, commented Peter Ohnemus, President and CEO of dacadoo.

About the Insurance IOT Europe Conference

Insurance IoT Europe is the only customer built event created specifically to discuss the applications of connected devices in the insurance industry in 2016. The conference evaluates business-critical topics on how to devise a business plan as real-time data and usage-based insurance models will completely overhaul the way that insurers evaluate risk and connect to their customers. As an extension to the dramatic change that new digital and analytics solutions have made for insurers, IOT is the new terrain to watch this year.

About dacadoo

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 (such as insurers and Fortune 1000 companies) to bring the patented Health Score solution to the global health and well-being market.

Press contact:
Manuel Heuer, manuel.heuer@dacadoo.com
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"Our value proposition fits perfectly for the life and health insurance industry and therefore I am proud to get this recognition from the insurance industry" Peter Ohnemus, President and CEO of dacadoo
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    Manuel Heuer

    Manuel.Heuer @ dacadoo.com
    Phone: + 41 44 2512323 (no support)
About 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

Download the free dacadoo smartphone tracker app for iPhone, Android and BlackBerry to track your fitness activities automatically.

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