Wednesday, November 22, 2017
St. George Hall, Waterloo Ontario
What happens when entrepreneurs, researchers, industry experts, thought leaders, healthcare professionals and government come together to innovate solutions to pressing healthcare problems?
To find out, join us at Waterloo Region's largest cross-sector gathering involved in health care.
This year's conference will explore breaking down barriers to innovation within the healthcare ecosystem.
"Healthcare related technology has the potential to make a powerful and positive economic impact." - William Charnetski, Chief Innovation Strategist, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, keynote speaker at the 2016 Inaugural MedTech conference
Hosted by Waterloo MedTech with support from industry and the community.
Minister, Ontario Government and Healthcare Professional
Chief Health Innovation Strategist, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Mayor, City of Waterloo
MD, Director, eHealth Centre of Excellence
CEO & Co-founder, Intellijoint Surgical
MD, Pediatric Otolaryngology Surgeon, Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario; Associate Professor, University of Ottawa; and Founder and CMO, Clearwater Clinical Limited
Business Lead, Innovation and New Initiatives, Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation, Baycrest Health Sciences
Director Health Records, MyChart PHR Program, Sunnybrook Health Sciences
Zone Leader, Life Sciences Canada, GE Healthcare
Director, Innovation and Strategic Partnerships, Waterloo Wellington Local Health Integration Network
CEO & Co-Founder, Medella Health
Innovation Activation Manager, JLABS Canada, Johnson & Johnson Innovation
CEO & Co-Founder, Emmetros
PhD, Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo and CTO, KA Imaging
CEO & Co-Founder, Elucid Labs
COO & Co-Founder, Curiato
CTO & Co-Founder, Avro Life Science
President and CEO, Grand River Hospital
CEO and Co-Founder, Penta Medical
PhD, CEO, The Accelerator Centre and Associate Vice-President, Research Commercialization, University of Waterloo
Senior Executive, Innovation, IBM Canada
VP, Strategic Initiatives & Managing Director, Canada's Open Data Exchange, Communitech
CEO, Monarch Clothes
Manager, Health System Integration/Performance, Waterloo Wellington LHIN; Faculty Member, Wilfrid Laurier University
PhD, Canada Research Chair in Medical Imaging Systems and Associate Professor, Department of Systems Design Engineering, University of Waterloo