AARP Health Innovation@50+ LivePitch

Friday, September 21 at the New Orleans Convention Center.

Health Innovation@50+ is the premier showcase featuring the most exciting companies in the “50 and over” health technology and innovation sector. The pitch event offers the venture capital and angel investor community as well as the media, the opportunity to connect with outstanding startups in the field of health technology and innovation.

Health Innovation@50+ takes place at the annual 2012 Life@50+ AARP National Event & Expo in New Orleans, which is attended by 20,000+ members and guests from across the U.S. and the globe. This is the best opportunity of the year for entepeneurs and investors to capitalize on the world’s largest and fastest-growing consumer market.

Qualified companies will LivePitch their products and/or services to a live audience, including representatives from the venture capitalist and angel investment community, industry experts and panel of expert judges. Additionally, pitching companies will present to AARP members, receiving instant valuable consumer feedback. Two grand prize winners will be selected at the end of the day.

Laura Mitchell, VP Business Development, GrandCare Systems, will be participating as a Coach for this event, along side Brian Lang, Co-founder, CEO, Seniors In Touch, and Stephen R. White, CEO, Qukku

About AARP Innovation@50+

The AARP Innovation@50+TM initiative aims to spark entrepreneurial activity across public and private sectors. Anchored by the AARP social mission – to enhance the quality of life for all as we age – the initiative enlists the expertise of visionary thinkers, entrepreneurs, the investment community, industry and not-for-profits to spur innovation to meet the needs and wants of people over 50.

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