Esther Dyson,
HICCup: the Way to Wellville

Jeff Richards,
GGV Capital

What does it look like when people start manipulating themselves, rather than just being manipulated?”
Presentation title:

Tackling Rising Healthcare Costs

About the video:
Journalist, investor, philanthropist, and HICCup founder Esther Dyson speaks with GGV Managing Partner Jeff Richards about wellbeing and tackling rising healthcare costs.
About the speakers:

Esther Dyson is the founder of HICCup/ Way to Wellville. A longtime tech analyst and angel investor, two years ago she decided to deal with one of the country’s principal problems—the lack of investment in health, which leads to poor health and crippling health care costs. Way to Wellville is a five-community, five-year project to demonstrate how communities can produce health as an asset. Its motto: “Don’t rent your health. Invest in it!”


Jeff is a Managing Partner with GGV Capital, a $2.6 billion venture capital firm focused on the U.S. and China. Prior to joining GGV in 2008, Jeff spent 13 years as an entrepreneur and operating executive in the U.S. and Asia.