dacadoo is nominated as finalist for the EU SME eHealth Competition 2015

dacadoo is nominated as finalist in the champion’s category for the European Union SME eHealth Competition 2015

The Swiss digital and mobile health company dacadoo is nominated as finalist in the champion’s category for the European Union SME eHealth Competition 2015 and will participate at the finals during the EU eHealth Week conference in Riga in May 2015.

The eHealth Competition is an initiative that rewards the best eHealth/ mHealth solutions produced by European SMEs (European Small and Medium Enterprises). Its objective is to support business success of SMEs by giving them visibility together with marketing opportunities to attract customers, partners and external capital. The EU SME eHealth Competition 2015 has the endorsement and the support of the European Commission.

dacadoo, an innovator in digital health technology, announced today that it has been nominated as finalists in the champions category of the European Union SME eHealth Award 2015 competition. dacadoo is the only finalist from Switzerland and the company is honored to compete with five other nominated companies in the finals that will be organized as a satellite event of the EU eHealth Week Conference in Riga (Latvia) on May 11th, 2015, one of the most important eHealth events in Europe.

"This is a great recognition for dacadoo and we’re very honored to be selected as finalist among a large number of great companies” commented Peter Ohnemus, Founder and CEO of dacadoo proudly.

The full list of honorees can be found here: http://www.ehealthcompetition.eu/2015-finalists/

About dacadoo

The dacadoo mobile health engagement solution enables employees to track, manage and benchmark their health and wellbeing 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 activities (exercise, nutrition, stress and sleep) change. To help employees remain engaged, motivation techniques from behavioral science and online games, social and collaborative features from social networks, and personalized feedback are applied. The award-winning company is working with strategic partners from the various key industry segments to bring this solution to the global mobile health market. dacadoo has its headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland. More information on: www.dacadoo.com

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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