A History of Sparking Innovation and Growing Impact

Who We Are
EXAMPLES OF COMMUNITIES
& NETWORKS
Taking action around the world
CANADA JOULE HH DAYS
CANADA eHealth 2015, 2016, 2017
CANADA & USA HH WINDSOR-DETROIT
Switzerland SWISS DIGITAL HEALTH®
ITALY INNOVATE HEALTHCARE NATIONWIDE
NETHERLANDS TAKES THE WHOLE NATION BY STORM
CANADA COOPÉRATHON Deepening quality, momentum and partnerships
SUCCESS STORIES

Together we are stronger

The organization was founded to relentlessly spearhead improvements in healthcare. This goal remains our guiding beacon over time. This goal remains our guiding beacon over time.

Local leaders chose to unite and build a global movement together, rather then working in isolation. We learn from each other, share insights and networks. And go further.


2011

IT ALL STARTED WITH AN IDEA: WHAT IF WE COULD HACK HEALTHCARE?

2011

LAUNCHING HH CAFÉS TO BUILD COMMUNITIES
Canada: Montréal / Toronto / Edmonton / Vancouver

2015

BUILDING A REAL INTERNATIONAL MOVEMENT
21 active chapters
Canada: Québec / Waterloo /
Canada/US: Windsor-Detroit /
US: New-York /
Brazil: / Ribeirão Preto /
Germany: Berlin /
Italy: Milan /
Switzerland: Valais / Zurich /
Netherlands: Nijmegen /
Australia: Brisbane /
Malaysia: Kuala Lumpur /

Launching HH Accelerator in Canada.

2012

BRINGING HACKATHONS TO HEALTHCARE

2014

SETTING UP CROSS-BORDER COLLABORATIONS
Canada: Ottawa / London / Winnipeg / Saskatoon / Calgary / Whitehorse /
France: Strasbourg /
South Africa: Cape Town / Hong Kong

2016

EXPANDING NATIONAL & INTERNATIONAL PRESENCE & IMPACT
45 active chapters
Netherlands: Maastricht / Leiden / Groningen /
Canada: Halifax / St-John’s NL / Prince George /
Mexico: Mexico City / Monterrey / Guadalajara /
Brazil: Sorocaba / São Paulo / Rio de Janeiro / Londrina / Santa Catarina / Curitiba, Argentina: Buenos Aires /
Uruguay: Montevideo /
France: Bordeaux / Lyon / Nice / Le Havre /
Germany: Munich / Cologne /
UK: Newcastle / Liverpool /
Australia: Melbourne /
Singapore /
Taiwan: Taipei,
Spain: Madrid / Asturias /
Tunisia: Sfax /
Sweden: Stockholm

Launching health factory in France.

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