For the 7th time MEDICA 2018 has seen seen a live competition for the best App-based Mobile Medical Solution for use in the daily routine of a patient, doctor or in the hospital - the MEDICA App COMPETITION 2018 - hosted in a session of the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM on 14 November 2018.
These were the winners of the MEDICA App COMPETITION 2018
FibriCheck is a CE / FDA cleared smartphone application to detect different cardiac arrhythmias using a smartphone camera in combination with artificial intelligence and generate an actionable report both to doctor and/or patients.
Tonic App helps medical doctors to diagnose and treat their patients by curating for them, in smarter ways, the massively dispersed resources they need for their day-to-day work.
The Veta Health app empowers patients throughout their care journey between and beyond traditional healthcare settings. Real-time insight about health status and responsive care pathways enable patients to manage their health conditions and understand their care protocols with ease digitally connecting patients to their personal care networks enables stronger support and better health management over the long term.
These have been the other pitch participants at MEDICA App COMPETITION 2018
BuddyCare automates care coordination and digitises care pathways. Buddy Healthare is on a mission to transform care coordination in hospitals and clinics by making care accessible and measurable for everyone, everywhere and anytime.
D-EYE 2.0 wants to disrupt the screening of retina for medical purpose to improve the quality of life of people. AI algorithms built in the D-EYE 2.0 app will improve pathologies detection, with consequent improved access to vital health services.
myFreescan app needs to go with Maisense Freescan® cuffless blood pressure / cardiovascular monitor. You can observe a number of health parameters coming from Freescan® such as ECG waveform, pulse waveform, blood pressure, artery age, heart rate, AFib, arrhythmias and pressure level.
Medicospeaker is a digital translation tool that ensures compliance with defined processes. In collaboration with medical staff, individual phrases were logically linked into conversation sequences and translated into 15 languages to date. Medicospeaker thus helps patients and medical staff to communicate quickly and easily.
oPerception is an intelligent mobile application with intuitive and hand-free user-interface, which empowers visually-impaired people to find their objects by scanning the surroundings in real-time using a cutting-edge object detection algorithm with the ability to process frames locally without internet connection. It recognizes common objects and the personnel objects that belong to the user. So it’s completely personalizable and flexible to the user’s environment.
The Orthyo app receives data from sensors to analyze static and dynamic parameters of the patient, thus enabling a physiotherapist to objectively assess the biomechanical status of the patient. Patients have constant supervision over the correct performance of exercises.
Zencorlabs is the alivecor of heart failure. We reduce Heart Failure (HF) readmission rates and prevent HF morbidity by early detecting the disease based on non invasive estimation of the Left Ventricular End Diastolic Pressure (LVEDP) parameter using the whistle and a smartphone device.
15:00 h – 15:05 h Welcome & introduction 7th MEDICA App COMPETITION Christian Grosser, Deputy Director MEDICA, Messe Düsseldorf GmbH Mark Wächter, Moderator and Host of MEDICA App COMPETITION, Mobile Strategy Consultant, Author, Mr. Mobile, MWC.mobi
15:05 h – 15:25 h Panel discussion: Global status in medical mobile solutions Lars Buch, Managing Director, Startupbootcamp Digital Health Dr. Klaus Stöckemann, Managing Partner, Peppermint Venture Partners Moderator: Muthu Singaram, CEO, IIT Madras HTIC Incubator & Founder, VibaZone
15:25 h – 15:35 h Bayer #G4A: Hacking corporate culture through start-up collaboration Oliver Gassner, Head of Digital Health Intelligence EMEA, Bayer
15:35 h – 15:40 h MEDICA App COMPETITION: Rules, prices & 7MAC starting grid Mark Wächter, Moderator and Host of MEDICA App COMPETITION, Mobile Strategy Consultant, Author, Mr. Mobile, MWC.mobi
15:40 h – 16:40 h MEDICA App COMPETITION: Live-pitch of 10 medical applications 3 minutes pitch & 2 minutes Q&A each
16:40 h – 16:55 h MEDICA App COMPETITION: Deliberation of jury & announcement of TOP 3 apps Muthu Singaram, Jury Captain MEDICA App COMPETITION
Interlude:FTR4H @ SXSW 2019 festival - an inspiring fusion Tom Mitchell, President & CEO, Messe Düsseldorf North-America Mirko Whitfield, International Development SXSW EMEA & Asia
16:55 h – 17:00 h MEDICA App COMPETITION: Award ceremony Mark Wächter, Moderator and Host of MEDICA App COMPETITION, Mobile Strategy Consultant, Author, Mr. Mobile, MWC.mobi
17:00 h – 18:00 h Drinks reception & celebration of the MAC winners