Building 2046

Shawn Dimantha
A time traveler from 2046 arrives in 2021 and shares how to avoid the perils and embrace the opportunities of his time. Mostly fictional with a taste of reality from present times.
Created 02 Aug 2020
  • Building 2046, Issue #2
    12 Oct 2021 • 7 min read
    Author’s note: this is a work of fiction with a fictional narrator, and is not investment advice gn. After sharing more about my future timeline and the primacy of DAOs in our timeline, it is essentia...
  • Building 2046, Issue #1
    04 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 2 1
    Author's note: this is a pivot from my previous posts and what follows is a creative experiment in the form of a (mostly) fictional post, with some sprinklings of today's reality. gn. I have just arri...
  • Venture Studio Models, continued: the history and formula for repeatable value creation
    21 Apr 2021 • 8 min read • 2 2
    I can’t stop thinking about venture studio models. Venture studios are basically companies that create companies, investing significant time capital in each venture in addition to a modest amount of f...
  • Venture Studio Model in Digital Health
    28 Mar 2021 • < 1 min read
    I’ve been thinking a lot about the venture studio model lately. In digital health, Redesign Health is executing this model with many companies, and Atomic did this with hims&hers. The model has also g...
  • One Medical, Medicare Advantage and tech-enabled care for all?
    27 Mar 2021 • 4 min read
    I've been thinking about the transformation of the entire healthcare industry into a tech-enabled consumer-friendly experience, with a lens aimed at direct primary care and Medicare Advantage (MA). My...
  • Digital health primitives and the Cambrian explosion of consumer digital health
    14 Mar 2021 • 3 min read
    With the recent proliferation (and mini-Cambrian explosion) of consumer digital health companies, I wonder if we have reached a seminal point in the reduction in cost, time and risk of starting up a d...
  • The coming revolution in healthcare and wellness
    02 Aug 2020 • < 1 min read
    Welcome to Shawn’s Newsletter by me, Shawn Dimantha, product leader and former entrepreneur/VC in digital health. I write about healthcare technology and other topics that are top of mind like crypto ...
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