A Look Back: The 2015 Lake Nona Impact Forum

Feb 27

After 3 days, 29 speeches and panels and hundreds of discussions, the 2015 Lake Nona Impact Forum drew to a close Friday afternoon. And from the spirited conversations that continued while many of the 250 nationally-recognized presenters, panelists, thought-leaders and attendees headed homeward, the Forum clearly achieved its goal of exploring ways to unlock innovation […]

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Wellness Pioneer Delos to Create Healthy Environments at Lake Nona

Feb 27

Today, Lake Nona announced a new collaboration with Delos, the pioneer of Wellness Real Estate, to bring wellness building and design initiatives to the 7,000-acre Lake Nona community to further enhance healthy living. The first-of-its-kind agreement will bring multiple innovative programs and health-focused construction and design practices onsite across both residential and commercial projects. Lake […]

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IQ Orlando Partnership Announced at 2015 Lake Nona Impact Forum

Feb 27

Central Florida has long been recognized as a top destination for entertainment and hospitality, but the region offers much more. It’s also a burgeoning global center for health care and life sciences. Four pillars of the Central Florida business community are pleased to announce the launch of IQ Orlando, an innovation-focused business partnership concentrated on […]

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Lake Nona Institute Joins ASID in Clinton Global Initiative America Commitment to Action

Feb 27

Joining the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) in its 2014 Clinton Global Initiative America (CGI America) Commitment to Action, Lake Nona Institute will develop the ASID Protocols for Health and Wellness in Design. Announced during the 2015 Lake Nona Impact Forum, Lake Nona Institute is the 12th organization to sign on to the three-year ASID […]

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Sharecare Announces New App at 2015 Lake Nona Impact Forum

Feb 26

App Initially Available Through Crowd-Sourced, Adaptive Trial Led By Dr. Sanjay Gupta; Inaugural Organizational Participants Include Univision, Trinity Health and the Lake Nona Community Sharecare, a comprehensive digital health and wellness engagement platform, today announced it is launching an app to help people improve self-awareness, personal relationships, well-being and, ultimately, their overall health by analyzing […]

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Lake Nona Impact Forum Draws Delegation of Health Care and Technology Innovators to Orlando

Feb 25

This week, more than 250 of the nation’s top CEOs, health care innovators and thought leaders are gathered in Lake Nona, Orlando for the 2015 Lake Nona Impact Forum presented by Johnson & Johnson. Committed to inspiring impactful health innovation, the invitation-only event fosters conversation among key leaders through interactive panels, thought-provoking presentations and rare […]

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Sanford-Burnham Scientist Wins GSK Drug Discovery Challenge

Feb 19

A joint team of scientists from Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute and the Mayo Clinic were selected as a winner of GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)’s 2014 Discovery Fast Track Challenge, which is designed to fast track the translation of academic research into new and innovative therapies. Researchers from Sanford-Burnham and Mayo Clinic will work with GSK’s Discovery Partnerships […]

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Making an Impact

Feb 10

The 2015 Lake Nona Impact Forum is quickly approaching with a growing roster of some of the world¹s most distinguished thought leaders who are driving health and wellness solutions. An invitation-only event, the Lake Nona Impact Forum convenes over 200 influencers from business, academia, government and industry who are leading the health care evolution. The […]

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The GuideWell Innovation Center: A Hub for Collaborative Thinking

Feb 7

The GuideWell Innovation Center, the state-of-the-art, commercial life sciences building in Lake Nona Medical City, was created to encourage synergies amongst business, science and technology. Based on the theory of the Medici Effect ­ where ideas, disciplines and institutions intersect to create a chain reaction of extraordinary innovation ­ the GuideWell Innovation Center will foster […]

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Profiles in Innovation: Dais

Feb 2

There¹s excitement around the country about the expanding network of Google Fiber¹s high-speed Internet connected cities, but Lake Nona has had gigabit fiber connection for years, thanks to Dais Technologies. In addition to installing the gigabit fiber network which provides one of the world¹s fastest internet speeds to Lake Nona, Dais has recently installed a […]

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