The month of May is chock full of serious opportunities for the serious health game crowd. You can travel from coast to coast to learn and hear from the top minds in our exciting a budding industry. The Mambo Health Gaming team will be attending and/or speaking at several events and we hope to see you at at least one of them.

Here is a short list of what the calendar has in store:

May 3-5
Mobile Health 2011, “What Really Works 2011” hosted by B.J. Fogg, PhD. and Tanna Drapkin of Stanford’s Persuasive Tech Lab. This event brings together speaker from academia and industry to discuss -What Really Works from Mobile Health to Public Health.
Mobile Health 2011

May 13
careinnovators “HealthTech 2011”.
Chris and Saria Tsai, founders of careinnnovators, are creating a great community with incredible resources, with the mission of creating better health. Keynote speakers include Regina E. Herzlinger, Esther Dyson, and Jay Parkinson. Over a dozen exciting startups will be presenting. careinnovators “Health Tech11”

May 17-19
Games for Health 2011,
This is the 7th year for pioneer Ben Sawyer and the incredibly successful Games for Health conference series. This is the largest Games for Health to date with a great opening keynote from Dr. Martin Seligman, Director of the Positive Psychology Center at the University of Pennsylvania. His opening talk “Positive Psychology>Positive Computing>Positive Videogames” is one of over 60 talks planned for the three day event. Mambo Health Gaming will be discussing the excitement of building a startup company in this fast growing and ever changing environment. “Games for Health 2011”

We look forward to seeing you at one or more of these events in the coming month. In the meantime, visit MamboWalk Beta and get a head start banking you step count in our StepBank or our Marathon Challenge!