Seminar: Troo Life Coach: Motivating Teens to Take Healthier Decisions for Life?
Workshop: Digital tools for behavioral change - Digital friends for drifting teenagers
Jen is a multi-award winning serial social entrepreneur who has founded or co-created over 30 organisations worldwide. In 2007 Jen founded Big White Wall to overcome stigma and poor access to mental health support. Using digital technology and data analytics, Big White Wall has transformed the mental health journey into one of personalised support and recovery that is available immediately and anonymously 24/7. Jen exited BWW in 2016, after transferring the HQ to the USA, having grown it to 80 staff and over £20m in revenues/investment.
Jen has twice been selected as one of the Health Service Journal’s top 50 innovators in healthcare, won 2016’s Women in IT’s Innovator of the year and, in 2015 alone, was named a Schwab Foundation Global Social Entrepreneur, WCIT Social Entrepreneur of the Year, Red Magazine’s Digital Woman of the Year and awarded the NatWest Everywoman Iris Award. Jen was invited to be a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and sits on the World Economic Forum’s Global Future Council on Health and Healthcare, the Industry Strategy Board for the Life Sciences UK and the Strategy Committee of the Guy’s and St Thomas Charity. She is a well-known public speaker (TEDMED, Davos, mHealth) and her blog posts have featured on sites such as The Huffington Post, The World Economic Forum and The Guardian.
In 2016 Jen founded Troo Life Coach (TLC) which is an augmented intelligence chatbot, based on neuroscience, behavioural economics nudge theory and positive psychology, which motivates teens to make healthier decisions for life. TLC received a grant from the Nominet Trust and was selected for the Innovation Showcase at the World Innovation Summit on Health 2016. In 2017, Jen founded ‘eartime’, enabling ‘conversations with purpose’, that is currently operating in alpha mode.
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