The Internet of Things in the Healthcare Industry!
The MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM in hall 15 is focusing on new technologies and is showcasing innovative solutions from the Internet of Things that are transforming the healthcare industry. From the smart prosthesis to the intelligent asthma patch, and fitness trackers, the market for mobile and connected solutions is growing. Not only do they improve the processes and care of patients, but they also enable the patient to actively "manage" their own health by monitoring and analyzing their own vital signs using the intelligent medical and fitness equipment and devices.
Connected Healthcare is simply about linking every aspect of the healthcare system to ensure that professionals and patients have access to all the information they need. The new technologies and innovations support the healthcare system to become more proactive and also preventive.
And NEWat the forum: The MEDICA DISRUPT Startup Sessions. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 13:00 h to 14:00 h and Wed from 12:20h to 13:00 h, a total of over 50 start-ups will present their innovations.
On Wednesday, the 7th MEDICA App COMPETITION will again present the best mobile solutions and apps in the healthcare sector live on stage and announce the winner.
The forum language is ENGLISH!
The Focal Topics 2018
Personalized Medicine and Health Monitoring
Connected Health Platforms
IoT, Big Data, AI
Empowerement of Patients and Health Consumers
Visioneering the Future of Healthcare
Medical Mobile Solutions + 7th MEDICA App COMPTETION
How to get started? Healthcare Certifications and Standards
At the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM, the MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE and the partner DGSP (German Society for Sports Medicine and Prevention), Polar, Polyconnect and Tanita will present the "Health & Fitness Check".
On the basis of central vital parameters like heart rate variability, respiratory gas analysis and body composition assessment, the physical fitness and health status will be analyzed and digitally displayed. First medical recommendations will be given.
Exhibition area at the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM
The exhibition area is an important part of the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM. Companies and organizations can present their products and solutions to the visitors of MEDICA in a highly innovative and dynamic business environment. The MCHF is the perfect chance to give valuable new impulses and benefit from the synergies with the other exhibitors and the network around the forum.
The following companies will present their connected healthare solutions at the exhibition area of the forum: