Innovate Health will return in 2022 as an interactive face-to-face event with unique, high energy, content driven networking experiences and a top quality conference agenda.
Innovate Health is about accelerating the growth, uptake and commercialisation of digital health innovations across the health industry in Australia.
The 2022 agenda will see a renewed focused on the opportunities with remote monitoring and digital innovations that enable diagnosis and home as the centre of care.
There’s no substitute for face-to-face networking & direct engagement
Innovate Health is an important platform for facilitating collaboration between clinicians and decision makers in the health sector, tech innovators/startups, government, investors and business leaders in the industry (including pharma, health insurers, medtech etc). Moreover, it creates an opportunity to discuss real solutions and technologies which truly meet the needs of clinicians, consumers and benefit the health industry.
Get in the room with the right people and make real connections.
Topics to be addressed;
- Bridging effective healthcare from the hospital into the home setting
- Real Time Patient Monitoring Systems from government support and funding to emerging solutions
- Telehealth Innovations & general adaption including remote telemedicine & telecare
- Wearable monitoring technology
- Governmental & private implemented virtual care program
- and many more…..
Associate Director - Business Development, Digital Health and Healthcare Innovation Hub Lead - Australia & New Zealand, AstraZeneca
Clinical Program Lead Hospital to Community Integration, Wellbeing SA
Associate Professor Tam C. Nguyen
Deputy Director Research, St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne
Chief Cardiac Physiologist, Royal Melbourne Hospital
Bronwyn Le Grice
CEO & Managing Director, ANDHealth
State-wide Clinical Lead Hospital in the Home Healthcare Improvement Unit, Clinical Excellence Queensland Department of Health
Dr Kean Kuan
Director of Medical Services, Northern Health
Coordinator & Principal Trainer, Digital Health Training & Adoption, Clinical Pharmacist, Monash Health
PhD, Chief Innovation Officer, Digital Health Cooperative Research Centre Ltd
Chief Product Officer, ANDHealth
Chair, Digital Health CRC, Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director, Virtus Health
Dr Vinayak Smith
Physician Scientist, Monash University/ Monash Health, Head of New Ventures, Virtus Health
Group Leader: Health Services, Australian e-Health Research Centre, Health & Biosecurity, CSIRO
Dr Gabby Georgiou
Clinical Associate, Eucalyptus VC
Senior Legal Counsel, Eucalyptus VC
Dr Erol Harvey
CEO, ACMD Aikenhead Centre for Medical Discovery
Managing Director, Respiri
CEO & Co-Founder, Perx Health
Director of Innovation, Silver Chain Group
Managing Director, The Innovation Company Pty Ltd
Executive Director, Residential Care and Community Services, Mater Health
General Practitioner, Whitsunday Doctors Service, Co- Chair, Queensland Rural & Remote Clinical Network
Managing Director ANZ, OneView Healthcare
Virtual Care Stream Lead, NSW Agency for Clinical Innovation
Director Indigenous Health, Darling Downs Health Service
Dr Shannon Nott
Rural Health Director of Medical Services, Western NSW LHD, Medical Advisor, Virtual Care, NSW Ministry of Health & Chair, Virtual Care Community of Practice, ACI
Dr Nic Woods
Health Industry Advisor, Chief Medical Officer, Microsoft Australia
National Director - Strategy & Service Development, Calvary Health
Managing Partner, XT Ventures
Country President, Australia & New Zealand, AstraZeneca
Founder, What the Health, Explorer, AirTree, VC investor, Side Stage Ventures
Senior Software Engineer, Eucalyptus VC
PitchFest @ Innovate Health is a dedicated opportunity for innovators to give a 5 minute pitch to a multidisciplinary judging panel of clinicians, investors, business leaders and mentors before taking 5 minutes’ worth of questions from the panel and audience. It’s a chance for startups to put their company on the radar of the right contacts and for established players and health professionals to identify and partner with innovative teams.
For startups this is a unique opportunity to pitch to a potential first customer, investor, clinician/frontline provider, and future commercialization partner.
To qualify for a Pitchfest spot, startups who apply must fit the following criteria;
- have a minimum viable product
- be turning over less than $1 million a year
- have been in business for 5 years or less
Submissions are now welcome. Please send the following details to firstname.lastname@example.org or click the link below.
Submissions are now closed for PitchFest 2022. Startup rate available to attend the conference, please email email@example.com
Interdisciplinary Panel of Judges:
Kumaran Mani, Associate Director – Business Development, Digital Health and Healthcare Innovation Hub Lead – Australia & New Zealand, AstraZeneca
Grace Lethlean, Chief Product Officer, ANDHealth
Dr Vinayak Smith, Physician Scientist, Monash University/ Monash Health, Head of New Ventures, Virtus Health
Christie Jenkins, Associate, Blackbird VC, Partner, Athletic Ventures
Craig Lambert, Managing Partner, XT Ventures
Dr Nic Woods, Health Industry Advisor, Chief Medical Officer, Microsoft Australia
Moderator: Peter Birch, Founder & CEO, Talking Healthtech
Health Box is a video-on-demand service providing a deeper dive on key topics, themes and questions relating to health and life sciences events in Australia and APAC. Visit our website here.
Health Box boasts a rich mix of free content for you to “snack on” at your own leisure including:
- Speaker interviews
- Executive briefings – short messages from organisation CEOs or senior management
- Fast Chats – an interview style short video (5-10minutes) from an expert thought leader in your organization to provide solutions to challenges, announce new products, make a company announcement and many more.
- Explainer videos – a short custom video providing targeted content as a potential elevator pitch, educating buyers about a specific issue or product feature.
- Expert panels
- LinkedIn Recommended Ads – get your brand Infront of our market leading LinkedIn Groups.
Each Health Box episode is different and each month we release a new episodes on different topics.
Have a message, project or idea to share? Connect with us ahead of our upcoming episodes to learn how you can get involved or we can work with you to create a new episode. Let us take care of you!
For more information on how your company can get involved in a Health Box episode, contact
Senior Business Development Manager
+61 2 9080 4432
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Our Commitment to Sustainability
In Australia, we are committed to running our events in an environmentally and socially responsible way. Across Informa Connect we are focusing on the short and long-term sustainability impacts we have on customers and colleagues alongside the communities we work in.
We recognise that it’s not just about the way we produce our events and products but recognising that we have a role to play in providing a space to work in partnership together with our markets to inspire the sustainable development of the industries we serve.
To read more on our latest sustainability reports and Faster Forward initiatives – click here.
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