dacadoo turns walking into a game with the location-based app dacadoo GO
This location-based product will be offered to enterprise partners globally who are looking for a market entry product as well as to end users in a limited market release in Switzerland.
14 JULY 2017, ZURICH, SWITZERLAND
SummaryThe Swiss digital health company dacadoo informed today that it has developed a new app that is turning walking into a game called dacadoo GO. This location-based product will be offered to enterprise partners globally who are looking for a market entry product as well as to end users in a limited market release in Switzerland.
The Swiss company dacadoo ag develops and operates a digital, mobile health engagement platform that helps employees actively manage their health in an easy and fun way. To engage users to remain active and healthy, the company applies motivational techniques from online games, collaborative features from social networks, personalized feedback and the patented dacadoo Health Score to better understand and improve their health.
dacadoo announced today that it developed an additional activity product which is turning walking into a game called dacadoo GO. This location-based product will be offered to enterprise partners globally who are looking for a market entry product focused around walking, as well as directly to end users. Initially, end users in Switzerland will get access to dacadoo GO as part of a limited market release.
Peter Ohnemus, founder and CEO of dacadoo, proudly commented: "dacadoo GO is targeted at younger user populations such as generation X and Y but can of course be played by users of all age groups, and we look forward bringing this highly engaging product to market soon”.
dacadoo is a global technology company and innovative business partner that is driving the digital transformation in healthcare. Based in Zurich, Switzerland, dacadoo develops and operates a mobile-first digital health engagement platform that helps people live healthier, more active lives through a combination of motivational techniques from behavioral science, online gaming and social networks, as well as artificial intelligence and automated coaching. Based on over 200 million person-years of clinical data, its patented, real-time Health Score makes health individually measurable, which provides users with a unique engagement experience, while also offering dacadoo’s enterprise customers an effective way to measure the true health impact of wellness programs. Available in over 11 languages, dacadoo’s technology is provided as a fully branded, white-label solution or it can be integrated into customer products through its API. For more information visit www.dacadoo.com.
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"dacadoo GO is targeted at younger user populations such as generation X and Y but can of course be played by users of all age groups, and we look forward bringing this highly engaging product to market soon" Peter Ohnemus, founder and CEO of dacadoo
dacadoo, named a 2021 “Cool Vendor in Insurance” by Gartner, licenses its Digital Health Engagement Platform, including its Health Score and Risk Engine to Life & Health insurance operators (B2B), supplying Insurtech and health-tech solutions to over 35 of the top 100 Life & Health insurance operators globally. Available in over 18 languages, dacadoo’s technology is provided as a fully branded, white label solution or it can be integrated into customers’ products through its API. Through its ‘Connect, Score, Engage’ offering, dacadoo supports Life & Health operators to motivate their clients to lead healthier lifestyles through its SaaS-based Digital Health Engagement Platform. dacadoo also provides its Risk Engine, which calculates relative risk on mortality and morbidity in real-time. dacadoo has over 120 employees across locations in Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific and over 100 filed patents around their digital Life & Health solutions. dacadoo is entirely committed to privacy and security, hence why it designs and operates its solutions in line with industry standards, laws and regulations such as the Swiss Federal Act on Data Protection, GDPR, and HIPAA. Its Information Security and Privacy Management System is certified according to world-renowned ISO 27001 and ISO 27701 standards.