RISING STARS Symposium – Personalized Healthcare Innovations
Tuesday, October 23rd
Chateau Louis Conference Centre – Edmonton
LEARN, ENGAGE, DECIDE – FUN!
Health services are rapidly maturing, as technology, innovation and enterprise focus on personalizing service. ABCtech is offering you a glimpse of how innovators are responding to increased demand for personalized healthcare. Expectations are sure to be exceeded: learn, network and decide – is this the future you have been waiting for?
REGISTRATION for the October 23rd RISING STARS Symposium includes: a choice of a Workshop from among three offered followed by a networking Reception including presentations from Health – Reg Joseph and Alberta Health Innovations – Patty Wickstron, followed a buffet Dinner and presentations by four Regional RISING STARS in health innovations advancing personalized medicine, concluding with a continuation of networking.
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Conference Registration includes: an educational workshop, networking reception, sumptuous dinner and RISING STARS presentations – selected for their contribution to personalizing healthcare. Your choice of workshops is requested during registration.
3:00 – 4:30 Workshops – simultaneous
#1 DATA. Enterprise Software. Core Data Models. Rene Kohut & Blair Kjenner – Method 1 Software
Data is an essential asset in health care and systems are routinely developed for improving and personalizing services. BUT the systems are often incompatible, generating islands of data, frustration and waste! A frank, insightful workshop on how should systems should be integrated and developed in the future, for leapfrog SAP, PeopleSoft, Oracle, Microsoft ERP systems.
#2 FINANCE. Financially Preparing for Investors and Taxes. Lynn Gagne-Webb – Entrepreneurial Intelligence
An accounting and financial workshop for learning about small business financial needs and obligations for both investors and the Canada Revenue Agency. Learn the basic MUSTs and SHOULDs for your financials/bookkeeping, how to avoid the top 5 mistakes of entrepreneurs that cost a lot of money, the type of accounting and financials that prospective investors will want to see. And more….
#3 DIAGNOSTICS. Personalized Diagnostics Panel
Discussing the development of personalized diagnostic technologies for serving the increasing demand for personalized health care featuring: Alberta Health’s Transitional Lab Space, Institute of Health Economics, Dynalife’s Diagnostics Incubator, Nanostics Dx, and Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute.
- Bo Cao (Cloud), Dept of Psychiatry, U of A
- Justin Reimer, Senior Provincial Director of Innovation Partnerships, AHS
- Jason Pincock, CEO, DynaLIFE
- Dr, Christopher McCabe, CEO, Institute of Health Economics
- Colin Coros, CCO, Nanostics Dx
- David Chang, CEO, Metabolomics Technologies Inc.
5:00 – 6:00 Reception – Cash bar. Sponsored by BioAlberta introducing Reg Joseph – CEO, Health City and Patty Wickson, ED, AHS Health Innovation Management.
6:00 – 7:00 Buffet Dinner
7:30 – 8:30 RISING STARS introduced – brief presentations
Private enterprise – contributing to the personalization of health care
Salu Design Group – Randy Duguay
Founder of Health Guage – more than simply a wearable device. It is a complete personal health monitoring solution: interactive, generating insightful personal health data by innovating in the fields of artificial intelligence, machine learning, data tagging, signal processing, and internet of things. Used regularly, it is a pathway to understanding, monitoring, and personal health.
Nanostics – John Lewis
Nanostics focuses on the development and commercialization of novel and non-invasive diagnostic tests to help manage disease. Our lead product, Clarity DX Prostate, is the most accurate test to diagnose aggressive prostate cancer. Clinical validation studies are underway on Alberta patients in partnership with DynaLIFE. Clarity DX Prostate is expected to be on the market as early as 2019.
Metabolomic Technologies Inc. – David Chang
Specializing in metabolomics-based diagnostics for the healthcare market. Focused on driving novel research findings to commercial products, MTI received the 2014 North American Frost & Sullivan award for Technology Innovation Leadership.
Trioova – Darryl Humphrey
People are demanding accessibility, choice, and an efficient way to interact with the health system. Trioova offers in-home, on-site and telehealth services. Online and with the mobile app, clients can securely interact directly with healthcare professionals. Messaging and sharing personal documents and managing their appointments and payments.
8:30 Networking continues …