The MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM in hall 13 is the innovation and networking forum for the healthcare industry and related disciplines, where international companies and start-ups present their latest insights, technologies and solutions for connected and mobile healthcare. More than 130 speakers will show which digital topics will be on the future health agenda. About 100 selected start-ups present their solutions in the MEDICA DISRUPT pitches. They will revolutionize healthcare with their breakthrough solutions.
The forum language is English!
MEDICA DISRUPT 2019 will host the 8th MEDICA APP COMPETITION (mobile solutions and healthcare apps) and the Healthcare Innovation World Cup. The finalists show their solutions in the pitch and the jury selects the winners live, which are subsequently awarded. In the MEDICA DISRUPT Reverse Pitch, "Corporate Healthcare Accelerators" show which topics they work on and how they support innovators in their implementation.
With 8,500 visitors in 2018, the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM once again proved to be the leading networking platform for innovation in the healthcare industry.
The lecture program of MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM
These are the focal topics in 2019:
MEDICA DISRUPT – 100 start-ups in pitch
8th MEDICA App COMPETITION – Mobile health apps
Internet of Medical Things – Cyber security, printed electronics, bio sensors and more
Body augmentation – From bionic eyes to smart implants and exoskeletons. Future scenarios and applications of robotics, 3D printing, and intelligent implants
Health monitoring – Improving healthcare at home and at the point of care. Mobile and wearable technologies for monitoring vital data in prevention, diagnosis, therapy and rehabilitation
Big Data, AI and IoT – Unleashing the power of data. Best Practise in managing big data in the IoT age and the use of AI in healthcare
Digital prevention – Increasing health and fitness and decreasing non-communicable diseases. New digital approaches to the prevention of chronic diseases
Cognitive and mental health – Training the brain. Technologies for the brain and mental diseases.
Digital health for the elderly – Ageing well in the digital world. Solutions for home care and ambient assisted living
Submit your solution to the MEDICA App COMPETITION until September 18th. The 10 finalists will have the chance to present their solutions on stage at the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM on Tuesday 19th of November. You can win worldwide visibility, valuable business contacts and cash prizes worth 3,500 EURO.
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 presented 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 was analyzed and digitally displayed. First medical recommendations were given.
Partner options for MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM
At the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM, companies can become partners of the MEDICA DISRUPT Start-up Pitches or the MEDICA App COMPETITION.
The MEDICA DISRUPT Accelerator Pitch gives incubators, accelerators and investors the opportunity to introduce themselves in an innovative format to the visitors of MEDICA and MCHF as well as the start-ups .
There will also be a limited number of exhibition stands at the forum.