Larger, more interesting and useful: results of M-Health Congress 2017
On April 28, the Moscow Mercure Hotel hosted M-Health Congress 2017, the B2B conference, dedicated to the discussion of telemedicine issues in Russia. The event brought together all representatives of the healthcare sector: doctors, scientists, manufacturers of medical equipment and software, entrepreneurs, investors, startups and patients. In total, the M-Health Congress 2017 was attended by 170 people, which is significantly more than last year.
Alongside with the conference, there was a demo zone, where visitors could see some innovative medical technologies.
The floor of the M-Health Congress 2017 was taken by 24 speakers. Let's focus on the key speakers.
Gayane Harutyunyan, Leading architect at IBM Client Center. Topic of the report: “IT trends and how to take care of your health.” The speaker spoke in detail about two medical IBM systems based on the artificial intelligence technology: Watson for Genomics and Watson for Oncology. Gayane gave examples of their real application, proving in practice the effectiveness of the AI in the diagnosis of cancer and analysis of the human genome.
Leonid Bugaev, Founder of Nordic Agency AB. Topic of the report: “Mobile figures: what is changing in portable devices, interfaces and health?” The speaker told about trends in the world of mobile design and explained how a “super-interface” should look like.
Aleksey Danilov, Doctor of Medical Science. Topic of the report: “Mobile technologies in stress management.” During his report, Aleksey has demonstrated several unique methods for dealing with negative emotions.
The conference program also included two discussion panels. During the first one, the participants have discussed features of investment in the field of the digital medicine. The second one covered the topic of the draft on telemedicine and its impact on business.
This year, the demo zone presented a wide range of developments: from medical gadgets to online platforms for obtaining various medical services remotely. There were 8 exhibitors, including One Track, Garmin, Mobile doctor, OnkoStrahovanie, “Kompaniya “ELTA”, LLC, etc.
M-Health Congress 2017 brought together a large number of people, giving everyone the opportunity to spend time pleasantly and profitably. And this is the great merit of sponsors and partners of the event, first of all of such companies as Mobile Doctor and Zabota 2.0. Smile-Expo the organizer of M-Health Congress expresses its gratitude to everyone for their help and support in holding the conference.
Date: April 28, 2017.
Place: Hotel Mercure Paveletskaya
Bakhrushina Street 11, Moscow, Russia