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Future Of Wellness Report 2020: The 5 Most Interesting Industry Trends

4 Mins Read Every year, the Global Wellness Summit (GWS) trends forecasting team publishes a report predicting the new developments that will influence the now US$4.5 trillion health and wellness industry. Titled the Future of Wellness 2020, this year’s report highlighted 8 trends in total. Of those, 5 stood out as truly disruptive– in fact, we are already […]

Wellness Darling ClassPass Becomes Unicorn With New Funding Round

3 Mins Read ClassPass, the global fitness and health marketplace and darling of the wellness world, has just announced the close of a US$ 285 million Series E investment, pushing their valuation above the US$1 billion mark to make it officially a tech “unicorn,” the coveted moniker for ambitious Silicon Valley founders. The round attracted funding from major […]

Upcoming Global Wellness Summit To Highlight Growing Asia Market & Regional Trends

2 Mins Read The upcoming Global Wellness Summit (GWS), taking place in Singapore’s Grand Hyatt October 15-17, will see global wellness leaders gather to discuss the future of the industry, with a special focus on Asia’s rapidly growing wellness market.  Having previously been hosted in countries primarily in Europe and North America, the 13th annual GWS conference, which […]

Health, Wellness & Fitness Festival IRIS Returns To Central Harbourfront This Month

2 Mins Read On the weekend of the 21st – 22nd September, Hong Kong’s largest outdoor fitness and wellness festival IRIS will return to Central Harbourfront to showcase more than 80 activities and experiences. In addition to ticketed talks, meditation and movement activities, there will also be a free-entry marketplace comprised of 70 health and lifestyle brands from […]

2019 Global Wellness Summit Moves From Hong Kong To Singapore

2 Mins Read This coming October 15-17, leaders in the wellness industry from around the world will gather in Singapore instead of Hong Kong for the 2019 Global Wellness Summit (GWS). The three-day event, now to be hosted by Grand Hyatt Singapore, will bring together big names in the USD$4.2 trillion global wellness economy. Delegates plan to discuss […]

Wellpreneur Dawn Soo & Her HealthTech Startup CXA Are Redefining Corporate Healthcare In Asia

6 Mins Read ConneXionsAsia (CXA) is a new kind of insurance broker. Beyond providing their corporate clients with the usual insurance coverage for employees, CXA has created a digital workplace insurance and wellness marketplace, which transforms an employer’s healthcare spend into a flexible benefits programme tailored entirely to their individual needs, allowing employees to mix and match insurance […]