San Francisco Health Data & API event “Investor talks” next week!

We’re happy to announce our next meetup, taking place next week(!) on Thursday March 23rd at our office, 945 Bryant St, Suite #350, San Francisco.

This time around we’ll concentrate on investor talks. If you’re based in SF, you’re more than welcome to join!

The evening will feature three highly experienced and visionary health tech investors.

If you’re interested to hear how data driven investors see the future of healthcare, RSVP to our meetup here! Our panelists will also advise healthcare startups on how to get investors’ interest.


6pm: Networking, snacks & drinks provided!
7pm: Welcome remarks, a round of lightning talks from leading health tech VCs, followed by a panel and Q&A, hosted by BetterDoctor CEO and Co-Founder Ari Tulla
~8pm: Hang out & chat with the speakers

Your Hosts: Pauliina Alanen, BetterDoctor & Andrew Kobylinski, BetterDoctor

Our speakers are

Anya Schiess, Healthy VC

Anya Schiess is a healthcare leader and venture capitalist with experience in business development/deal-making, operations, strategy, sales/marketing, and public policy.

Anya’s sector experience includes digital health/health IT, medical devices, diagnostics and biopharmaceuticals. Her business experience spans operating companies, venture capital, and management consulting.

Zal Bilimoria, Refactor Capital

Zal Bilimoria is a Managing Partner at Refactor Capital, co-founded with David Lee of SV Angel. Refactor invests in founders solving fundamental human problems and has backed companies such as Clover Health and Call9. Prior to Refactor, Zal was a Partner at Andreessen Horowitz where he co-led investments in Omada Health and uBiome. Before commencing his investing career, Zal was a PM for 10 years at Google, Netflix, and LinkedIn.

Chris Farmer, SignalFire

Chris Farmer is passionate about turning ideas into products that have the potential to meaningfully affect the lives of millions of people. He specializes in guiding these early stage product-driven startups into successful businesses. Chris worked across the spectrum of consumer Internet, mobile, data and software from inception stage startups to Fortune 500 companies. He advises on product development, business strategy, and finance and assist with business development, fundraising and team building (executive and engineering).

Hope to see you there!


My name is Pauliina Alanen and I take care of our developer community. I want to discover new ways tech can improve healthcare, together with our developers. My passions lie in working with people and bringing transparency to things that lack it. You can find me in our meetups, hackathons and on Twitter @palan3n or @betterdoctor.