Albert drives product development for the Under Armour digital platforms, including MyFitnessPal and MapMyFitness. Formerly, he was co-founder and Chief Product Officer for MyFitnessPal, the leading free resource for achieving and maintaining health goals. Albert speaks on how technology is able to simplify our understanding of an issue and to empower us to find “remedy” on our own.
Chris used to run one of the fastest growing activity and nutrition tracking programs, Map My Fitness. Running over the 9 million member mark and with integration with hundreds of devices Map My Fitness caught the attention of Under Armour and were acquired in 2013. Chris joined Health 2.0 for the second time to demo the latest app and online community from Under Armour.
Under their new partnership, MapMyFitness and Under Armour demoed their first product, I Will What I Want, a social network and fitness app intended to engage young women.
Bringing together the most innovative wearables and personal health trackers that are pushing individualized medicine into the future this session focused on how consumers are experiencing new lifestyles centered around technology. And in case you missed it, you can watch the fast-paced and fun Wearable Tech Runway with 7 amazing and fashionable wearable companies.