We are thrilled to announce the 2021 Global Innovation Search Finalists! The Global Innovation Search provided an opportunity for innovators around the world to showcase their products and services. This year searched for solutions to help keep people engaged in their own health and wellness (education, patient communities, self care, disease management, etc).

The finalists will pitch at the LHCC and Aging2.0 Bridging the Gap virtual event on Tuesday, September 28. Click here to get your ticket today! 


Meet the Finalists! 

AiRo Digital Labs is a Chicago headquartered, global tech company, focused on digital convergence with enterprise systems. We have built multiple platforms specifically for healthcare providers and senior care, delivering a preventive care ecosystem. We have received many awards such as being included by Forbes, Chicago innovation, and many more.


b.well Connected Health empowers consumers to manage their health in one mobile location. With b.well Health Circle, family members can manage each other’s health; identify care gaps; set appointment reminders; receive refill alerts; and share data across providers, insurance companies, labs, pharmacies and any third-party app, wearable or device.



The BrioSMART platforms powers a range of support programs that keeps you connected while offering personalized care and engagement for those in your care, including: proactive care (care routines for dementia, diabetes and hypertension, medication reminders, well-being updates and emergency help), companionship (24/7 engagement programs) and connection to family and friends.


care.ai transforms ambient intelligence to create self-aware healthcare environments that predict problems before they occur, protecting both patients and caregivers.



Caregiven is a white-labeled digital caregiver and family engagement platform whose intuitive Smartphone application enables providers to offer real time, curated guidance to individuals and families managing care and support for an aging or ailing loved-one. 


CarePenguin is an IoT device and app that non-invasively monitors the well-being of older adults living alone by observing their activity through water use. Adult children or caregivers use the app to see the last time their loved one was active and receive alerts if there is a lack of activity.


Glennis Solutions offers a comprehensive, fully integrated cloud-based software suite that gives you a better way to manage your senior housing business. Developed and utilized by a large-scale operator over the last 15 years, these tools were designed specifically for the day-to-day challenges of the senior housing industry. 



Established in 2010, the Virtual Senior Center (VSC) is a community-building platform that helps older adults connect and engage with each other through virtual or hybrid classes and events and which supports organizations in building their own online community quickly and easily. 


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Nomination and Judging Criteria