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Hippo Technologies, Inc., CEO, Patrick Quinlan, M.D., appointed to the IoT Community Advisory Board and Healthcare IoT Center of Excellence<br><br>

Hippo Technologies, Inc., to present a keynote address, at the IoT Day Slam 2021, April 9th, 2021 – World IoT Day 2021

San Francisco, CA, Feb 3rd

The IoT Community (Internet of Things Community), the world’s largest community of CXOs and IoT professionals and practitioners, announces Hippo Technologies, Inc., a virtual care company delivering solutions for healthcare and medical education, has joined its elite ecosystem as a Platinum level corporate member. Its industry-leading Hippo Virtual Care™ platform and products bridge the gap between physical care and virtual care, enabling healthcare providers and educators to overcome the barriers of time, distance and training.

Hippo Technologies, Inc., will be participating in the series of IoT Slam events, taking place throughout 2021. In addition, Dr. Patrick Quinlan, CEO and Co-founder of Hippo Technologies, Inc., a healthcare industry veteran and former CEO of Ochsner Health, is appointed to the IoT Community Advisory Board and will serve on the Healthcare IoT Center of Excellence in an at-large capacity – collectively helping advance the evolution and uptake of next generation IoT-enabled solutions.

Hippo Technologies, Inc., joins the elite IoT Community ecosystem comprising the biggest names in technology and household names across the IoT industry. Over the past five years, IoT Community has engaged with industry leaders to create the most compelling and trusted thought leadership content in the IoT ecosystem.

Hippo Technologies, Inc., will work collaboratively with the community to address the wide variety of barriers, inhibitors, and technical and operational issues that accompany the Healthcare IoT, Digital Health and Virtual Care ecosystems helping to make a real difference particularly in underserved and under-resourced communities around the world.

Also by virtue of this coming together of the two organizations, IoT Community individual members, of which there are 26,000-plus globally, will now be able to gain access to exclusive content via Hippo Technologies’, Inc., Hippo HIVE, the Hippo Healthcare Institute for Virtual Education, that provides access to quality healthcare and education to everyone, everywhere. The roll-out of this integration is expected to be completed by April 9th, in time for the IoT Day Slam 2021.

At the April 9th 2021, IoT Day Slam virtual event, Hippo Technologies, Inc., joins a world class lineup of IoT thought leaders and executive speakers where they will deliver a keynote address at this landmark event, which marks the IoT Community’s fourteenth IoT Slam branded event. The event is held annually in celebration of World IoT Day 2021, April 9th.

David Hill, Executive Director of the IoT Community said: “We are delighted to welcome Hippo Technologies, Inc., to our IoT Community corporate member ecosystem as a Platinum level corporate member, adding Dr. Quinlan and President and Co-founder Brian Hamilton to our Advisory Board and Healthcare IoT CoE. Hippo’s powerful virtual care offerings enable increased safety and convenience, as well as the ability to scale and share knowledge without boundaries, improving access to quality healthcare and improving outcomes. We look forward to helping make a real difference advocating the deployment and use of these transformative technologies across the Healthcare domain and beyond.”

Dr. Tom Bradicich, Hewlett Packard Fellow, at Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), and IoT Community Advisory Board Chair: “We are pleased that Hippo Technologies, Inc., will join us in the IoT Community, and that Dr. Patrick Quinlan, will join our Advisory Board. We look forward to hearing their future vision for edge-to-cloud Healthcare at our 2021 IoT Slam events, beginning at the April 9th IoT Day Slam.”

Patrick Quinlan, CEO, Hippo Technologies, Inc., said: “Becoming a member of the prestigious IoT Community is a real honor for Hippo Technologies, Inc., and we are thrilled to join as Platinum Members. I am proud and excited to join the IoT Community Advisory Board and Healthcare IoT Center of Excellence, helping to further raise the focus at a core level, on the critically important issues relating to Healthcare and IoT.”

Chris Sullivan: Global Healthcare practice lead, Zebra Technologies and Chair of the IoT Community Healthcare IoT Center of Excellence, said: “We are excited to welcome Hippo Technologies, Inc., and Dr. Patrick Quinlan to the Healthcare IoT Center of Excellence, and by doing so, adding great depth of expertise in transformative virtual care – one of the core areas of focus for the HIoTCoE in 2021, in view of the global virus pandemic.”

IoT Day Slam 2021 Registration Details

Virtual Broadcast: Access to the IoT Day Slam 2021 virtual event on April 9th, is FREE to all. To register for the live and real-time global broadcast, visit:

IoT Community Practitioner Membership (Free Individual membership)

IoT Practitioners seeking to expand their knowledge in the IoT are welcome to join the world’s largest community consisting of 26,000+ members here for FREE.

Collaboration Opportunities

IoT solution providers seeking accession to the IoT Community™ should email

About IoT Community (Internet of Things Community)

The IoT Community is the world’s largest CxO community of senior business leaders and IoT practitioners consisting of 26,000+ members. The function is to focus on adoption and application of IoT in commercial environments, overcoming the variety of barriers, inhibitors, technical and operational issues. For more information, visit  Twitter: Follow @IoTCommunity @IoTChannel or hashtag #IoTCommunity, LinkedIn:

About Hippo Technologies, Inc. 

Hippo Technologies, Inc., is a virtual care company delivering products and services for healthcare and medical education. The Hippo Virtual Care™ platform connects enterprise systems, databases, IOT devices, wearables and technologies together to bridge the gap between physical care and virtual care. Its products include hands-free, voice-activated, head-worn devices and HIPAA and GDPR compliant software allowing clinicians to communicate and collaborate virtually in real time with remote colleagues and students, search medical records, and automatically access files and imaging during patient examinations, procedures, consultations and rounding. Hippo delivers a unique “through the eyes of the clinician” experience with the safety and convenience of remote care. For more information, visit


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David Hill
Executive Director

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Jeff Fishburn
Senior Strategist

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