A 24-hour hacking event to be held in Sweden this year is designed to make developers aware of the many opportunities available in the health app market. The Health Hack Day will take place on 18–20 May 2012 and is organized by the Swedish companies Psykologifabriken and Hoa's Tool Shop. During a period of 24 hours, divided into three days, the teams selected to participate will work on creating a prototype for a health app. Organizers hope that the event will connect developers with great ideas to investors, leading to the development of new commercial products.
Read more in a medtechinsider blog post on the event.