The digital transformation has reached our health. The Health meets Future Summit takes the increasing digitalization of the health sector into due account and is dedicated to innovations in medicine, the pharmaceutical industry, life sciences and biotech. The summit highlights current findings from research and development as well as new digital business models and their growth potentials. International masterminds and decision-makers will discuss key questions regarding the digital transformation on the highest level.
- Principles and frameworks: What are the key drivers of the transformation and what kind of framework does the digital healthcare market need?
- Data analytics and artificial intelligence: How can we utilize and monetize healthcare data and build data-driven business models?
- Transforming the patient experience: What are the most innovative and disruptive topics in the internet of you?
The conference language is English.
The hashtag for the conference is #HealthSummit.
The final conference program is expected to be available as PDF download at the beginning of May.
If you are interested in participating in the Health meets Future Summit as a partner, please contact the person below.
Speakers from last year (extract)
Dr. Boris Adryan
Chief Digital Officer / Expert for IoT & Data Analytics, Merck KGaA
Dr. Boris Adryan is a molecular biologist by training, with about 50 peer-reviewed publications in the life sciences. From 2008 to 2016 he was a Royal Society research group leader for computational genomics at the University of Cambridge, where he also taught data science and machine learning in an interdisciplinary degree programme. From 2014 his interests shifted to technology and connected products. In the meantime, Dr. Adryan has become an internationally renowned expert for IoT and M2M, and he is the lead author of “The Technical Foundations of IoT” (Artech House, Boston/London). After a short stint as Head of IoT & Data Analytics at Zühlke Engineering GmbH, he is now acting as expert and consultant within the Chief Digital Office at chemical and pharmaceutical company Merck KGaA.
Managing Director, HMG Systems Engineering GmbH
Herna Muñoz-Galeano has over 25 years of experience in specification, development, integration and management of complex engineering systems. Since 1998, Herna has been an independent entrepreneur with a special interest in transforming science into innovative products and systems. She also has knowledge of standardization at ITU, ETSI and IEEE. She has perfected the methods which optimize the development process, including integration and testing processes, for breakthrough complex technical systems. By applying the “functional anatomy” method, all projects have been completed within the given time frame and budget Herna’s way of working is analytic and systematic and has made her who she is today. Respect, openness and trust are very important to her. Her employees and customers value her fast and logical judgment as well as her reliability and social competence. She is clientservice oriented and is always open for new challenges. Due to her international background, Herna Muñoz-Galeano speaks English and German fluently and Spanish is her native language. She has implemented projects in Germany, Sweden, Spain, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom and Brazil. Herna Muñoz-Galeano holds a master’s degree in Electronics Engineering from the Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas in Bogotá, Colombia, and a master’s degree in Computer Science from the Friedrich-Alexander-University in Erlangen-Nuernberg, Germany. On 29th April 2016, Herna Muñoz-Galeano was awarded the Career Award “Engineer PowerWoman 2016” by the Deutsche Messe AG at the Hannover Messe. Since 1998, Herna has been an independent entrepreneur and managing director of HMG Systems Engineering GmbH, which emerged in 2014 from the merger of two other companies established by Herna. HMG Systems Engineering GmbH was awarded in 2016 as one of the Top 100 (top100.de) most innovative SMEs in Germany.
Professor Dr. Yoshiyuki Sankai
CEO and President, CYBERDYNE, INC., Professor Dr., University of Tsukuba, Program Manager, ImPACT, promoted by Cabinet Office, Government of Japan
Yoshiyuki Sankai is a professor and Executive Research Director at the Center for Cybernics Research, University of Tsukuba; the President and CEO of CYBERDYNE, INC.; and a Program Manager of the Impulsing Paradigm Change through Disruptive Technologies (“ImPACT”) program, which was initiated by the Council for Science, Technology and Innovation (“CSTI”) of the Cabinet Office in Japan. He is a fellow of the Robotics Society of Japan (“RSJ”) and the Society of Instrument and Control Engineers (“SICE”) . He also served as Chairman and an Executive Board Member of Advanced Robotics. He is a member of Global Future Council on Human Enhancement of the World Economic Forum.
He has received numerous awards, including: The 2005 World Technology Award (World Technology Network), The 2012 Capek Award (INNOROBO), The 2014 Technology Pioneer (World Economic Forum), Gold Prize of 2014 Edison Awards, DealWatch Awards 2013 IPO of the Year (Thomson Reuters), DealWatch Awards 2014 Innovative Equity Deal of the Year (Thomson Reuters), The 2016 DIA Japan Outstanding Contribution to Health Award, the 7th Robot Award (Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare award), and the Prime Minister’s Award (the third Nippon Venture Awards) in 2017.