New York, NY (PRWEB) October 21, 2015
Kognito, a leader in immersive learning simulations that enable users to develop skills and assess their competencies in managing challenging conversations, announced today that CEO Ron Goldman will present at the Latino in Tech Innovation and Social Media (LATISM) 2015 conference, taking place October 28-30, 2015 in Washington, D.C.
At LATISM 2015, Goldman will join other thought leaders from government, healthcare, media, technology, and other sectors to share insights and ideas on the evolution of technology and how it provides access to healthcare services, increases health awareness among Latinos, and enhances wellness services in their communities. Goldman will participate as a panelist in Friday’s “Taking a Leap with Mobile Health Apps” session, which will focus on advancements in mobile tools that have transformed outreach and outcomes by informing and engaging consumers about their health. Goldman will be speaking about the company’s “Together Strong” mobile and online app for veterans and service members who wish to help a struggling peer adjust to civilian life. Together Strong was also created in Spanish to provide support for the growing population of Spanish-speaking veterans. The “Taking a Leap with Mobile Health Apps” panel discussion will take place on Friday, October 30th from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. EDT.
About LATISM 2015
Latinos in Technology and Social Media (LATISM) is committed to promoting and advancing the social, civic and economic status of the Latino community. The organization facilitates and aids the adoption and utilization of digital social networks and applications by Latinos. This is achieved by providing information, resources, networking platforms and additional capacity-building opportunities. LATISM's mission of empowering Latino communities in Education, Health, Technology, and Business spheres is achieved through the utilization of social media and technology innovations. The organization contains 13 regional chapters located in Central Florida, Houston, San Antonio, Philadelphia, New York, Chicago, Phoenix, Charlotte, South Florida, the San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles, Washington (DC) and Dallas/Ft. Worth. LATISM holds a conference annually that include keynote speakers, workshops and panels on a range of issues and topics that fit into their main pillar themes of Technology, Education, Health and Business.
Founded in 2003, Kognito is a leader in designing immersive practice experiences that develop and assess the competencies of users in transforming challenging health conversations into opportunities to drive meaningful and sustainable changes in attitude, self-efficacy, and behavior. Kognito’s award-winning online and mobile experiences use emotionally responsive virtual humans to simulate real-life conversations within a risk-free and adaptive environment that provide personalized feedback and in-depth analytics. Kognito uses a science-driven, research-proven approach and currently has more than 450 clients in education, government, and healthcare settings. The company has been recognized for its evidence-based programs, and is the only company with digital simulations listed in Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) and National-Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices (NREPP). Learn more or access demos at http://www.kognito.com.