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Healthcare & Digital Apps

What You Will Hear

In this track you will hear from innovators using technology to re-imagine the health sector. Developers creating data-driven healthcare and clinicians and designers helping to re-build the human body

Who Should Attend

Healthcare & Digital Apps is a must attend track for app developers, senior health and care professionals/managers, physicians, investors and stakeholders seeking to understand how digital tools can support the delivery of efficient, patient centred care.

If you would like to participate then contact Lisa Doerr; [email protected]

Track Host: Saverio Romeo, Principal Analyst, Beecham Research
Welcome & Opening Remarks
Keynote Address: How to Make Data Meaningful - Re-defining Wearable Technology
In this Keynote, Hannu Kinnunen will introduce ŌURA and discuss how miniaturized body measurement technology in the form of a ring can be used to improve sleep and optimize performance. An expert in the field of heart rate based biosignal processing and actigraphy, Hannu will share his insights on why understanding your sleep, activity and readiness, and shifting focus towards a holistic view on the choices we make in our daily lives is key to improving performance and overall wellbeing.

Hannu Kinnunen, Chief Scientific Officer , OURA

The Future of Healthcare Provision
What will healthcare look like in the future and how will smart technology provide a better healthcare for patients.

Shafi Ahmed, Consultant Surgeon Barts Health, Director & Head of Programme, Virtual Medics

Dr Gregory Berman, Head of Medical, Kinneir Dufort

Keynote Address - Digital Clinical Trials Utilising Wearable Technology
In this session Dr Keller explores the contribution of wearable and sensor technology in clinical trials.
    Take A Ways:
  • Available evidence for wearables to enable enhanced clinical decisions
  • Opportunities for wearables to enable clinical research
  • Requirements needed to be considered for clinical trial inclusion
  • Ensuring secure data and investment required
  • Technology partnerships forged in the Pharmaceutical industry

Dr. Thomas Keller, Senior Director Digital Trials, Glaxo Smith Kline

Healthcare Apps
As digital apps permeate our lives and wearable tech adoption trending upward the number of healthcare apps are likely to explode. Our panel discuss the current options and future growth areas.

Chris Lewis, Industry Analyst, Lewis Insight

Vahid Gharaei, Business Development Manager, Runtastic

Deborah El-Sayed, Director of Digital and Multi-Channel Development, NHS England

Thomas Olesen, Commercial Director, Qualcomm Life

12:00pm Lunch
Live Demo – Virtual Reality in Healthcare
Shafi Ahmed will discuss:
  • Improvements in video technology and enhancing VR
  • Immersive technology allowing for an educational experience
  • VR offering disruption to conventional methods in education
  • Increased availability and decreased cost in Headsets - helping scale VR
  • Haptic Feedback Revolutionising Medical Simulation

Shafi Ahmed, Consultant Surgeon Barts Health, Director & Head of Programme, Virtual Medics

How Wearables Are Disrupting Healthcare
Examples of how wearable technologies are delivering major changes in Patient care and management

Uwe Diegel, CEO, iHealthLabs

David Doherty, CoFounder & Director, 3G Doctor

Pierre-Alexandre Fournier, CEO, Hexoskin

Michael Morgan-Curran, International Sales Director, AliveCor

Keynote Address: New Approach to Modern Healthcare: Disposable Multifunction Wireless Sensors
Modern healthcare is based on effective data handling. To allow patient movement, sensors connected to the system are preferably not multiplied and wirelessly connected. To meet these requirements along with following high hygiene regulations wireless, multifunction and disposable sensors are the answer.

Anja Talo, Sales Director, Enfucell

Benefiting from Wearables in Preventive Healthcare
    Sami Toljamo, Bittium will discuss:
  • Technology enabled use cases
  • Data collection with different wearable sensors & data handling
  • Secure data transfer
  • Device management & analytics

Sami Toljamo, Director of Sales and Business Development, Bittium

3:00pm Break
Innovation Showcase
A look at some of the companies and technologies providing innovative solutions to the healthcare sector.

Dr. Andreas Caduff, CEO, Biovotion

James Stanier, Director & Founder, Echolocation

Dr Jenny Tillotson, Founder, eScent

Dr George Brighton, Chief Medical Officer & Founder, Technical Health

Why Measuring Health and Wellness is Important
With the explosion of wearable devices in the market, it has never been easier for people to get access to health and fitness-related data. This can also be problematic as no one can handle such amount of data and make sense out of it. The comprehensive mobile dacadoo health engagement platform helps individuals to be more active and adopt healthier lifestyles combining it with motivation techniques from online games, social features and personalized feedback.

Manuel Heuer, COO, Dacadoo

Session Ends

This conference is a PAID TRACK and can be accessed using the 2 day conference pass or relevant 1 day conference pass


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