Innovate Health continues to provide a unique platform for connecting stakeholders across the digital health value chain, it will showcase the exciting innovations and provide thought provoking discussion on how to promote the development & commercialization of digital health innovations in Australia, and also discuss the effects of COVID-19 on the digital health ecosystem.
It will bring together healthcare professionals, startups & entrepreneurs, health tech specialists, innovation leaders, government stakeholders, regulators and business leaders for thought leadership, networking and productive discussion.
The health and safety of our delegates, speakers and staff is our top priority. That is why Innovate Health will now run as a digitally delivered event.
You will still have access to the same great content, hear from leading experts, unique networking and business development opportunities with key decisions makers including the ability to directly ask questions and engage virtually all from the safety and comfort of your own home or workplace.
FEATURING KEYNOTE ADDRESSES:
- An Update on the Australian MTP Sector
Dr Dan Grant, Managing Director & CEO, MTPConnect
- Digital health in a post-COVID world: The opportunities and challenges for Australian digital health companies
Bronwyn Le Grice, CEO & Managing Director & Co-Founder, ANDHealth
FEATURING INTERNATIONAL KEYNOTE ADDRESSES:
- An Investor’s Journey To Build A Sustainable Telehealth Ecosystem In Singapore And The Region
Wai Mun, Founder & CEO, Doctor Anywhere
- COVID-19 – Accelerating the adoption of the Danish Digital Health strategy
Hans Erik Henriksen, CEO, Healthcare Denmark
OTHER SESSIONS NOT TO BE MISSED INCLUDE:
- Pandemics: Digital Health Catalyst or Disruptor?
Dr Simon Wilkins, Director, Translating Research at Melbourne (TRAM), Vice-Chair, Knowledge Commercialisation Australasia, University of Melbourne
- How Life Insurance is Solving Business Issues and Targeting Customer Health through Digital Innovation
Jen-Kui Maxwell, Member Engagement Manager, Member Engagement & Innovations, TAL Australia
Dan Canham, Head of Innovation, Member Engagement & Innovations, TAL Australia
PANEL DISCUSSIONS TOPICS INCLUDE:
- How Digital Health Providers were the key to Supporting the Frontline of the Covid-19 Pandemic?
- Australia’s focus on International Markets
- Driving collaboration from the beginning – how do we enable this?
- The Clinician’s perspective – examining the role of behavioural change in health care
- Regulatory Affairs Panel – regulatory compliance in a changing landscape
- The investor pitch – How start-ups can position themselves to attract funding
- What’s Next for Digital Health Innovation in Australia?
Associate Professor Tam C. Nguyen
Deputy Director of Research, St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne
Dr Simon Wilkins
Director, Translating Research at Melbourne (TRAM), Vice-Chair, Knowledge Commercialisation Australasia, University of Melbourne
Dr Nikolai Petrovsky
Professor, College of Medicine & Public Health, Flinders University, Chairman & Research Director, Vaxine
Dr Dan Grant
Managing Director & CEO, MTPConnect
Bronwyn Le Grice
CEO & Managing Director & Co-Founder, ANDHealth
Dr Ben Hurst
Dr Marcus Tan
Founder, CEO & Medical Director, HealthEngine
Dr Amit Vohra
Chair, GPU2 Health
Member Engagement Manager - Member Engagement and Innovation, TAL
Head of Innovation, Member Engagement & Innovations, TAL Australia
CEO, Asialink Business
Ms Elisabeth Yunarko
Managing Director, Spokle App
Managing Director, Crescent Strategy Consulting
Pharma Informatics Business Partner - Commercial, Roche
Dr Simon Kos
CEO, Next Practice, Former Chief Medical Officer, Microsoft
Professor Jason Potts
Co-Director, RMIT Blockchain Innovation Hub
Director Strategy & Operations, Safer Care Victoria
Business Development Manager & MEA Health Sector Lead, Austrade
Clinical Lead HIU, Clinical Excellence Division, Queensland Health
Country Medical Director, Pfizer Australia & New Zealand & Cluster Medical Director, Developed Asia (Internal Medicine)
Investment Manager, Giant Leap Fund
Head of Strategic Partnerships & Innovation, Health Roundtable
Founder & CEO, Doctor Anywhere
General Manager, SBE Australia
CEO & Founder, Oculo
Dr Megan Robertson
Director of Research - Research Directorate, St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne & Chair of the Clinical Trials Ready Development Committee
Dr Michaella Richards
MD & Principal Strategist, The Friday Collaborative
Consultant & Former Deputy-Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services Victoria
Principal, HIVE Legal
Assistant Director, Emerging Technology & Diagnostics, Australian Government Department of Health
Regulatory Affairs Director ANZ, Abbott
Dr Lee Walsh
Principal, Platypus Technical
Dr Rob Grenfell
Director, CSIRO Health & Biosecurity
Dr Ingmar Wahlqvist
Investment Manager, Brandon Capital
General Partner, Blackbird Ventures
Hans Erik Henriksen
CEO, Healthcare Denmark
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 have a minimum viable product, be turning over less than $1million a year and have been in business for 5 years or less **
Submissions close by Friday 24th of July 2020.
For more information on PitchFest, email Danielle.Newman@informa.com
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