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Femtech Insider

The makers and shakers who push the boundaries for advancements in women’s health every day

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Megan Capriccio: The ins and outs of femtech in APAC

Femtech Collective's Sydney ambassador Megan Capriccio talks with Femtech Insider's Kathrin Folkendt about the femtech ecosystem in Asia-Pacific. She shares her learnings as a femtech community manager in Sydney, talks about trends and opportunities for femtech companies in APAC and gives an overview of recent funding rounds and regional differences. Plus: Why is femtech so controversial? What are the differences between APAC and the US, when it comes to doing business?Featuring: Megan Capriccio, Sydney ambassador, Femtech CollectiveHost: Kathrin Folkendt (@kathaka), founder, Femtech InsiderMore to explore: Megan Capriccio (Linkedin) Femtech Collective Sydney Femtech in Australia Modibodi Caia Femcy SeemAbout Femtech Insider: Femtech Insider is the #1 source for all things femtech. Newsletter: The Femtech Insider Weekly Brief Twitter: @femtechinsider
February 3, 2020

Monica Karpinski: What fundraising as a solo femtech founder is really like

The Femedic founder Monica Karpinski talks with Femtech Insider's Kathrin Folkendt about her journey as a solo femtech founder. Monika recently raised a seed-round and shares how she did it. She talks about what it was like to learn about fundraising as a first-time entrepreneur, what motivated her to keep going in moments of doubt and why she thinks peer support is important. Plus: Which gaps does she see in women's health today? Should we be using the term "femtech"?Featuring: Monica Karpinsiki (@monkarpi), founder, The FemedicHost: Kathrin Folkendt (@kathaka), founder, Femtech InsiderMore to explore: The Femedic Jobs @ The FemedicAbout Femtech Insider: Femtech Insider is the #1 source for all things femtech. Newsletter: The Femtech Insider Weekly Brief Twitter: @femtechinsider
February 3, 2020

Breaking the stigma: Why Ann Garnier is building an app for women going through menopause

Lisa Health founder Ann Garnier talks with Femtech Insider's Kathrin Folkendt about her decision to create a product for women going through menopause. She shares how Lisa Health came to be, why diverse teams build better products and why some investors still have a hard time understanding the femtech business opportunity. Plus: What is menopause, anyways? Why don't we talk more about menopause?Featuring: Ann Garnier, founder, Lisa Health (@lisahealthapp)Host: Kathrin Folkendt (@kathaka), founder, Femtech InsiderMore to explore: Lisa Health Lisa Health Blog Femtech Collective Healthcare Businesswomen Association North American Menopause Society (NAMS)About Femtech Insider: Femtech Insider is the #1 source for all things femtech. Newsletter: The Femtech Insider Weekly Brief Twitter: @femtechinsider
February 3, 2020

Breaking the stigma: Why Ann Garnier is building an app for women going through menopause

Lisa Health founder Ann Garnier talks with Femtech Insider's Kathrin Folkendt about her decision to create a product for women going through menopause. She shares how Lisa Health came to be, why diverse teams build better products and why some investors still have a hard time understanding the femtech business opportunity. Plus: What is menopause, anyways? Why don't we talk more about menopause?Featuring: Ann Garnier, founder, Lisa Health (@lisahealthapp)Host: Kathrin Folkendt (@kathaka), founder, Femtech InsiderMore to explore: Lisa Health Lisa Health Blog Femtech Collective Healthcare Businesswomen Association North American Menopause Society (NAMS)About Femtech Insider: Femtech Insider is the #1 source for all things femtech. Newsletter: The Femtech Insider Weekly Brief Twitter: @femtechinsider
February 3, 2020

Megan Capriccio: The ins and outs of femtech in APAC

Femtech Collective's Sydney ambassador Megan Capriccio talks with Femtech Insider's Kathrin Folkendt about the femtech ecosystem in Asia-Pacific. She shares her learnings as a femtech community manager in Sydney, talks about trends and opportunities for femtech companies in APAC and gives an overview of recent funding rounds and regional differences. Plus: Why is femtech so controversial? What are the differences between APAC and the US, when it comes to doing business?Featuring: Megan Capriccio, Sydney ambassador, Femtech CollectiveHost: Kathrin Folkendt (@kathaka), founder, Femtech InsiderMore to explore: Megan Capriccio (Linkedin) Femtech Collective Sydney Femtech in Australia Modibodi Caia Femcy SeemAbout Femtech Insider: Femtech Insider is the #1 source for all things femtech. Newsletter: The Femtech Insider Weekly Brief Twitter: @femtechinsider
February 3, 2020

Femtech Insider

In this podcast we talk to the makers and shakers, who push the boundaries for advancements in women’s health every day. Founders, investors, designers and researchers share their perspectives on the state and future of femtech and women’s health. Femtech is more than just a niche. Femtech products are made for half the world’s population. The whole sector is expected to grow to 50 billion US dollars by 2025. Investments in femtech are expected to cross the 1.3 billion dollar mark in 2020. Innovation in women’s health has long been ignored and underfunded, but as the numbers show things are slowly starting to change.

In this podcast Femtech Insider founder Kathrin Folkendt talks to the makers and shakers, who push boundaries for advancements in women’s health every day. Founders, investors, designers, researchers and consumers share their thoughts on the state and future of femtech and women’s health.

Tune in today and join the femtech revolution!
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Kathrin Folkendt

Kathrin Folkendt

Kathrin has spent her entire career in tech and eventually developed a keen interest in femtech after experiencing first-hand the shortcomings of our health care system when it comes to women. Ever since she has been a devoted women’s health advocate and has used her experience in tech and startups to build Femtech Insider.

Femtech Insider is the #1 source for all things femtech today and connects founders, investors, designers, researchers and consumers with the shared mission of driving innovation in women’s health.

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