Oct 20
9:00 - 5:00 PST
PROGRAM VIRTUAL CONFERENCE DAY 1
LIFE: RESTART. FROM KNOWN TO UNKNOWN. THE PAST, THE PRESENT AND THE FUTURE OF DIGITAL HEALTH
8:30 - 9:00

Open Zoom: Coffee + Networking

9:00 - 9:10

Hi, World! Welcome to Day 1. Bienvenue.

Acknowledgement re. First Nations
I acknowledge with gratitude that our conference is taking place on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations

Greetings by Michael Bidu

9:10 - 9:30

Michael Bidu and Guests
Celebrating 10 Years of INTERFACE Summits

9:30 - 9:50

Dr. Junaid Bajwa / Microsoft
Medicine: An Exercise of the Imagination

9:50 - 10:10

Gil Bashe / FINN Partners + Dr. Junaid Bajwa / Microsoft
Fireside Chat: The Future of Health Post Covid

10:10 - 10:30

Dr. Diane McIntosh / TELUS
TELUS - Transforming Mental Health

10:30 - 11:00

Connect with like-minded people
Networking

11:00 - 11:20

Frans van de Vosse / Eindhoven University of Technology
An Artificial Womb for Premature Infants: From Idea to Product

11:20 - 11:40

Arna Ionescu Stoll / Wavely Diagnostics
Bringing Healthcare Home to Kids

11:40 - 12:10

Dr. John Brownstein / Boston Children’s Hospital + Michael Greeley / Flare Capital Partners
Fireside Chat: Innovation, Money & Care

12:10 - 12:30

Laura Wamprecht / Flying Health + Dr. Sophie Park / G4A Bayer
Top Accelerators From Around The World: Germany

12:30 - 1:30

Lunch Break
Networking + Showcase + Entertainment

Ancora Health / Cardiomo / Deepdee / inMotion VR / Reducept / VRelax
Digital Health Showcase: The Netherlands

1:30 - 1:45

Lisa Chu / BCIT + Michael Bidu / INTERFACE Health
Interview: Training Nurses and Health Technicians for a Complex World

1:45 - 2:15

Juhan Sonin
Own Your Data - From Lust to Dust (give Juhan 5 more min?)

2:15 - 2:25

Dr. Sonny Kohli / Cloud Dx
How to Build a Tricoder for 2050?

2:25 - 2:40

Michael Fergusson / Ayogo Health
How to Use Digital Tools to Improve Health Outcomes

2:40 - 3:00

Dr. Darryl Knight / Providence Research + Michael Bidu
Interview: The Future of Research in Hospitals

3:00 - 3:30

Connect with like-minded people
Networking

3:30 - 3:50

John Nosta / Nosta Lab + Michael Bidu / INTERFACE Health
Fireside Chat: The Science, Technology and Humanity and the Magic of Digital Health

3:50 - 4:10

Anne Welington / Cedars-Sinai + Bronwyn La Grice / AND Health
Top Accelerators From Around The World: US and Australia

4:10 - 4:45

Sylvain Moreno / Digital Health Circle, Tony Brooks / Genome BC, Karina Hayat / Prizm Media and Elliot Stone / Alavida
Panel: How BC’s digital health and genomics ecosystem creates value

4:45 - 5:00

Rich Osborn / Recap Health + Michael Bidu / INTERFACE Health
Fireside Chat: Daring to Invest in Digital Health + Social Impact

5:00

Closing Day 1
End of Day One

5:00 - 5:30

Connect with like-minded people
Extra Networking


Oct 21
9:00 - 5:00 PST
PROGRAM VIRTUAL CONFERENCE DAY 2
LIFE: RESTART. FROM KNOWN TO UNKNOWN. THE PAST, THE PRESENT AND THE FUTURE OF DIGITAL HEALTH
8:30 - 9:00

Coffee + Networking

9:00 - 9:10

Hi, World! Welcome to Day 2. Bienvenue.

Acknowledgement re. First Nations
I acknowledge with gratitude that our conference is taking place on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations

Greetings by Michael Bidu

9:10- 9:40

Walter Greenleaf / Stanford Virtual Human Interaction Lab
How VR, Biosensing and Machine Learning are Converging to Transform Healthcare

9:40 - 10:00

Josh Sackman / Applied VR
Enabling Remote Care For Chronic Pain

10:00 - 10:30

Bob Fine / IVRHA + Laetitia Bochud / Virtual Switzerland
VR/AR/XR In Healthcare: US and Europe

10:30 - 11:00

Connect with like-minded people.
Networking

11:00 - 11:20

Jennifer Clinehens / Choice Hacking
Hacking User Choices with Behavioural Science

11:20 - 11:40

Andreea Ion Cojocaru / NUMENA
Who Owns Your Digital Body?

11:40 - 12:00

Laurens Vadelli + Andreea Ion Cojocaru
Conversation X: Human Enhancement + Digital Body

12:00 - 1:00

Lunch Break
Networking + Entertainment

1:00 - 1:15

Michael Wasserman / Maverix Private Equity
Fireside Chat: Making Healthcare Better Through Investment in The Greatest Entrepreneurs

1:15 - 1:25

Dr. Barry Sandrew / The ARIA Network
What is Metaverse?

1:25 - 1:35

Alan Smithson / MetaVRse
Metaverse: The Next Marriage Between Technology, Education and Health?

1:35 - 1:55

Dr. Barry Sandrew / The ARIA Network + Alan Smithson / MetaVRse
Conversation X: The Future of Metaverse in Health

1:55 - 2:15

Dr. Robert Lois / Hoag Memorial Hospital
Can VR and AR Be The Ultimate Precision Tool In Brain Surgery?

2:15 - 2:25

Garth Smith/Ontario Brain Institute
Celebrating a Decade of Excellence in Brain Research

2:25 - 2:50

Five promising neurotech startups
Digital Health Showcase: Ontario Brain Institute

2:50 - 3:00

Purnima Tyagi/Centennial College WIMTACH
Wearable. Interactive. Mobile.

3:00 - 3:20

Dr. Alison Sekuler / Baycrest Health Sciences CABHI
The Future of Aging Well

3:20 - 3:40

Andre Picard / The Globe and Mail + Dr. Diane Finegood / SFU
Conversation X: Senior Care Post Pandemic and the Decency of End of Life

3:40 - 4:00

Connect with like-minded people.
Networking

4:00 - 4:20

TBA

4:20 - 4:40

Don Jones / Cardiff Ocean Group + Michael Bidu
Fireside Chat: The Past, The Present and The Future of Digital Health

4:40 - 5:00

Community speak up
60 Second Stories from the Last Decade + Manifesto!

5:00

Recognition of People Who Made a Difference
Good Bye and End of INTERFACE Summit X

NOTE:

Agenda may change without notice. Follow @interfacehealth #interfacesummitx for news, alerts, last minute changes.