08 Feb, 2017

Wearables to be worth US$30 million in the next 5 years

 -Wearable technology

The global wearables market is predicted to reach the value of over US$30 billion in the next five years. Interestingly, the kid and pet wearables market is equally set to rise in value, to over US$1 billion. According to a recent report by Research and Markets, the adoption of wearable health...

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08 Feb, 2017

The healthcare debate continues in the US

 -Bernie v Ted - healthcare reform

US Politicians were once again at battle last night, this time over health care reform. While Senator Warren worked to block Trump’s Attorney General pick, Bernie Sanders took to the CNN debate stage opposite Senator Ted Cruz. Echoing the presidential debates, this debate was very timely with the repeal...

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5 marketing tips to target “Generation Health”

 -Marketing to Generation Health

“Generation Health” is a new term, one I noted this morning in a fantastic article by TechCrunch. Entitled ‘The rise of “Generation Health“‘, Duncan Turner takes a deep dive into the digital healthcare and how the emergence of new technology has led to the emergence of the on-demand patient, or...

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06 Feb, 2017

Patriots take the game on the pitch, Kia take the commercial game – Super Bowl 51

 -Kia - Super Bowl Ad 2017

Last night’s Super Bowl 51 was full of surprises. Tom Brady, the comeback king, led his team to Super Bowl history and his 5th ring. The first Super Bowl ever to enter extra time, Brady led his team from 25 points behind the Atlanta Falcons at halftime, to win...

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03 Feb, 2017

Dreaming of where to invest next? Digital healthcare!


Digital healthcare is a fast-growing industry. Under Armour announced this week that digital healthcare, despite being only a small portion of the business, has been their fastest-growing channel. “For the year ended Dec. 31, Under Armour posted sales of web-connected fitness products of $80.4 million, an increase of 51%...

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#WearRed, #ALSIceBucketChallenge and their impact – healthcare needs to go digital


Yesterday we wrote about how the future of healthcare is digital and took a deep dive into the digital transformation of this industry. We looked at how digital tools are not only revolutionizing the way the patient engages with their own health and healthcare professionals; but also, how it...

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02 Feb, 2017

The future of healthcare is digital

 -The future of healthcare is digital

Today, everything is affected by the digital revolution – the impact of new technology on improving the health and well-being of individuals, communities, and populations is unprecedented. Recent technological achievements have revolutionized clinical practice, from prevention through diagnosis, monitoring to disease management, and enabled unprecedented public interest and engagement...

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01 Feb, 2017

America’s Game – the ‘Super Bowl Ad’

 -Super Bowl Ad Game goes digital

The Super Bowl is the pinnacle of every sports fan’s February. Not only do the two best American Football teams face-off, but the Super Bowl now features some of the biggest names in music during the halftime show, including Katy Perry, Coldplay, Beyoncé and the iconic Rolling Stones. But...

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19 Dec, 2016


    Lisa Shalett, retired Goldman Sachs Partner, Keynotes the 2017 Digital FSI Transformation and FSI Transformation Assembly! NEW YORK, December 19, 2016 – The Millennium Alliance is incredibly honored to introduce Lisa Shalett, Retired Partner at Goldman Sachs, as the opening keynote speaker at our Digital FSI Transformation and FSI Transformation Assembly taking place February 8-9, 2017 at The...

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18 Oct, 2016

IBM Retail Event Recap!

September was a busy month for the IBM Retail team. I had the opportunity to join the team in Dallas for the Digital Retail Transformation Assembly on September 20th and 21st, followed by unique event on the 22nd hosted at Turnstyle — a new shopping concept located in the subway...

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