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The Healthcare Innovation Summit 2017 brings content-rich presentations, the most exciting case studies and thought-provoking discussions on the next wave of innovation and technology that will impact healthcare delivery in Asia.
Don’t miss the region’s premier gathering of senior healthcare executives, technology experts and innovation thought-leaders happening in May 2017 in Singapore.
The 8th Healthcare Innovation Summit Asia examines the value of cutting edge technology and innovation in improving healthcare provision and the efficiencies to healthcare systems.
Hospital executives by now have heard much on how cloud, big data or mobile apps can improve efficiency. There have been numerous discussions on data collection and data analytics and how these benefit and further empower patients through personalised medicine.
The 8th Healthcare Innovation Summit Asia will also look at the next wave of innovation and explore how buzzwords like medical robots, IoT of medicine and AI in healthcare will dramatically impact healthcare.
HIPAA Journal writes, "In some cases, the new technology now being introduced by healthcare providers was first introduced in other industry sectors many years ago."
It’s time to talk about getting the much needed support from technology while further empowering the doctors, healthcare providers and patients themselves. Providing healthcare is a team effort, find out who and what else can make your team perform faster, cheaper and better.
Who will attend? - Policy Makers
Ministry/Department of Health Ministers and Directors
Public health Director
Care integration directors
Kristo Forus Hendra Djaya, Chief Executive Officer - In-Harmony Clinic
Alvin Ong, Chief Information Officer - Khoo Teck Puat Hospital
Myat Maw Tun, Senior Lecturer, Health Science - Ngee Ann Polytechnic
Fusion of technologies blur lines between physical, digital and medical spheres.
How are healthcare providers negotiating the fine line between efficiency and cost?
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Track 1: Cloud, Big Data and Analytics
Track 2: Robotics, VR and AI
Case Study 1 – Facilitating Decision Support and Communication with Analytics
Case Study 1 – Adoption of AI/Robotics in Hospital Setting
Case Study 2 – Transforming Care Delivery with Radiology Informatics
Case Study 2 –
Personal Robots to Support Eldercare in Singapore
Achieving Efficient ROI in Big Data Implementation
Panel Discussion: How is IOT Impacting Elderly Care?
Chairperson’s Closing Remarks
Chairperson’s Closing Remarks
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Founder & Chief Advocacy Officer
Dr. Adam CHEE is the Founder and Chief Advocacy Officer of binaryHealthCare, a ‘purpose-driven’ (social enterprise) boutique consulting firm offering training, technical and marketing strategy solutions / advisory, specifically addressing the eHealth domains within (but not limited to) the ASEAN region while serving to “Bridge the eHealth Divide” by empowering stakeholders in both developed & LAMI counties on effective, sustainable adoption of Health IT as an enabler for “better patient care at lower cost”.
Bringing 14 years of experience and expertise in strategy & operations, technology & workflow advisory, implementation & adoption of eHealth technologies across Asia Pacific, Adam had a successful career in the IT industry before venturing into Health Informatics in 2002 and he worked broadly across the healthcare ecosystem including the primary care sector, private & public tertiary hospitals, government health agencies and NGOs across the globe. Adam serves on several Technical and Health Informatics committees including
Chair, HL7 Singapore
ExCo Member, AMBIS, Singapore (National body of IMIA)
National Delegation Member (Singapore) to ISO TC215, International
Member, Special Committee (HIS Benchmarking), MOH, Malaysia
Advisor, CPHIMS Technical Committee, HIMSS, USA
A Fellow of Australasia College of Health Informatics (FACHI) and recognized Subject Matter Expert, Adam holds faculty positions at institutes of higher learning in the region, including an Associate Professorship (Health Informatics), has published 2 books, numerous articles and frequently advises & speaks at international conferences.
Health Passion Fund
Sumit is a career investor with a focus on portfolio approach in Angel investing space. He is currently General Partner at Health Passion Fund cofounded by Dr Huzaifa Khorakiwala & looking to invest in innovative healthcare startups in South Asia.
His last assignment was to start a Healthcare Innovations Fund for cofounder-chairman of iGate & also integrate its impact funding. Previously, he was Head of Private Equity at Essel Finance, Vice President at Pramerica BHI (India partner of US$35Bn Pramerica Global Investors- a subsidiary of US$1.1Tn Prudential), Head of Asian Investments for Rhodius Partners (an advisory setup with US$6Bn of transactions track record) in London, and a banker in Dubai & India. Sumit holds a Masters in Finance from London Business School.
Chief Marketing Officer
Veronica is a healthcare entrepreneur with 15 years of experience in medical technologies and digital health.
Prior to Jana Care, Veronica co-founded Healint in 2013, a digital health startup focusing on neurological conditions. Before moving to Singapore, she was the director of marketing at moksha8, leading new market access in Latin America.
Veronica started her career with GE Healthcare working on bringing affordable innovation into emerging markets. Her work with GE Healthcare is often coined as “reverse innovation” and cited in publications such as Harvard Business Review, BusinessWeek.
She is a mentor at NUS Enterprise Lean LaunchPad, where she guides researcher embarking on the beginning entrepreneurial journey. She also mentors university students at Young Professionals Group and Tech Girls movement.
Veronica has a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from University of Wisconsin, Madison. She earned her MBA degree from INSEAD. A native Malaysian, she has lived and worked in the US, Canada, China, India, France, Brazil, Mexico, Germany and now in Singapore.
Deputy Director, Medical Innovation & Care Transformation (MICT
KK Women’s & Children’s Hospital
Dr Dirk de Korne is currently the Deputy Director, Medical Innovation & Care Transformation at KK Women’s & Children’s Hospital, Singapore. He also holds a position as Adjunct Assistant Professor at Duke-NUS Medical School Singapore and Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands. Since 2003, he has focused on quality improvement and organizational strategy in hospital care. His implementation, research, and teaching work focusses on understanding the diffusion of quality and patient safety innovations and include business process and systems design, human factors & ergonomics, and performance benchmarking. He holds a MSc in Health Policy & Management from Erasmus University Rotterdam and a PhD in Public Health from University of Amsterdam.
Lotus Elderly Care
Senior Manager, School of Engineering, Electrical Engineering Division
Ngee Ann Polytechnic
Mr Li Yinbei is a senior manager at Electrical Engineering Division of Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore, where he focuses on developing technology solutions for healthcare and eldercare applications. Since 2014, Yinbei has been working as principal investigators on various funded projects, in collaboration with government agencies, hospitals and voluntary welfare organizations. Before joining Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Yinbei worked as a research engineer at National University of Singapore. Yinbei holds a M.Sc in Intellectual Property Management and a B.Eng in Electrical Engineering from National University of Singapore.
Tetsuyu Institute Medical Corporation/ Tetsuyu Healthcare Holdings Pte Ltd.
A graduate of the Faculty of Medicine, the University of Tokyo in 1996, he received his Ph.D. from the Graduate School of Medicine, the University of Tokyo in 2002, MBA from the Graduate School of Finance, Waseda University in 2009, and Executive MBA from INSEAD in 2014.
After gaining clinical experience in cardiovascular medicine and emergency medicine at the University of Tokyo Hospital and the Mitsui Memorial Hospital, he served the Imperial Household as a court physician. Prior to founding You Home Clinic in 2010 (now Tetsuyu Healthcare Holdings since 2011), he worked for McKinsey & Company.
His more recent activities include establishment of You Home Clinic Ishinomaki and the Health and Life Revival Council in Ishinomaki district that provide medical and life support to the community after the Great Tohoku Earthquake. He also led the ICT Project for home healthcare information exchange in collaboration with the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications and expanded his field of activities overseas and established Tetsuyu Healthcare Holdings in Singapore in 2015.
He is a clinical professor of the Faculty of Medicine, the Tokyo Medical and Dental University and the information policy advisor to the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare.
Chief Data Scientist
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