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Power to the patient

  • Venture Cafe Sydney 58 Waterloo Road Macquarie Park Australia (map)

At Venture Café this Thursday…

Everyday technology is blurring the line between the physical, digital and biological spheres with impact across all industries. You are invited to join us this Thursday we explore the rapidly evolving health ecosystem in the context of technology and digitisation. Let's gather - in collaboration with EY and a fabulous lineup of innovators - work together advance the human condition and make the world a better place. 

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3.30-4.30PM

Imagine: Co-designed people-centred healthcare   

Gerald Marion and Kerryn Ross of EY join us to share key insights and engage in a practical discussion on how we can best embrace technology to drive improvements in consumer experience and outcomes. 

"It is time to re-imagine healthcare with fresh eyes and begin the conversation about a radically different future."

5.00 - 5.45PM

Tech advancements revolutionising patient care - both near and far

More than ever patients can now control their health outcomes: in real-time, on-demand, remotely - we’ll explore this through wearables and implants - and tap into the economic benefits.

With Chris Edwards, Founder & CEO - Soldier.ly, Catherine McMahon - Australian Hearing Hub & more TBA!

6.00-6.45PM

Achieving better health through AI, advanced analytics and gamification

Our ability to digitally collect, process and interpret information is creating new efficiencies and better outcomes for health systems and consumers alike.

With Scott Taylor, CEO & Co-Founder - Perx Health, Shlomo Berkovsky, Associate Professor & Liliana Laranjo Da Silva, Research Fellow - Australian Institute of Health Innovation (AIHI) Centre for Health Informatics & Dr. Aditya Joshi, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Data61


3.30-6.00PM

Demo Tables

  • Perx

    Engage the Perx platform.

    About: The Perx platform combines an engaging app experience with real rewards to remind and motivate users to adhere to their treatment plan. Participants of Perx programs earn prizes by completing their scheduled tasks, participate in challenges, gain useful insights into their habits and discover the wider Perx community.

  • Soldier.ly

    Engage the Soldier.ly platform

    About: USTRESS is a smartwatch app that helps you regain control of stress. The watch app tracks biometric data and alerts you when signs of stress appear, then the partner smartphone app guides you through a breathing exercise or mindfulness meditation to help you release stress and reduce anxiety. 

Earlier Event: March 7
The power of storytelling
Later Event: March 21
Digital Health Technology