Digital Health Programme - Boundless Healthcare: Breaking in Uncharted Territory


Tue, 27 Feb: 12:30 - 14:00 CEST

Open to All


Earth Stage, Hall 8.0 – 4YFN & Partner Theatres


Session Description

This session offers a glimpse into the frontiers of healthcare, where innovation knows no bounds. Dive deep into revolutionary topics shaping the future of health, including Neuromedicine and Brain Health, Mental Health, Life Extension, and AI-driven drug discovery. Uncover the latest breakthroughs, challenges, and possibilities in these crucial domains. Engage with experts pushing the boundaries of medical science as they discuss the potential of enhancing brain health, addressing mental health challenges, extending human life, and leveraging AI for drug discovery. Join us on this extraordinary journey into the future of health and medicine. 


12:30- 13:00    :   AI Innovation as the Catalyst for Healthcare Transformation

In this session, we will delve into how innovation propelled by artificial intelligence (AI) stands as the driving force behind reshaping the landscape of healthcare. We will explore how the latest AI innovations are not only revolutionizing patient care in healthcare but also acting as an essential catalyst to restructure and optimize the entire healthcare system.

- Aline Noizet, Founder, Digital Health Connector (Moderator)

- César Velasco, Innovation & Digital Strategy Director, AstraZeneca

- Raquel Yotti, PERTE for Vanguard Health Commissioner, Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities

- Laia Arnal, General Director of Knowledge Transfer and Society, Generalitat de Catalunya


13:00 - 13:30    :    Personalized Medicine: Technological Platforms & Solutions

The session aims to showcase three examples of platforms serving precision and personalized medicine in Catalonia: radiomics, rare diseases and pharmacogenomics, and how they can improve the care of patients and their families, through technology (genomics, imaging, AI, etc.) and collaboration across Europe.

- Manel Balcells i Díaz, Minister of Health , Government of Catalonia

- Ernest Sarrias Ramis, Advisor, Prepotech Consulting SL (Contractor for Fundació TIC Salut i Social) (Moderator)

- Marta Rubiera, Stroke Neurologist, Hospital Vall d'Hebron

- Nahum Calvo Malvar, Clinical Director of Diagnostic Imaging, Bellvitge University Hospital

- Miguel Angel Mayer, Scientific Coordinator RWD&RWE, Management Department, Hospital del Mar Barcelona


13:20 - 14:00    :    Neuromedicine & Brain Health

The discussion focuses on exploring the latest advancements in immersive technologies and innovative approaches to enhance the healing journey for pediatric oncology patients.

- Carrie Frais, MC, Carrie Frais (Moderator) 

- Tomàs Lóbez Pérez, CEO, Nixi for Children

- Soraya Micó Milla , Specialist Physician in Radiation Oncology , Hospital Vall D´Hebron 

- Josep Heredia, Foundation Coordinator, The Ricky Rubio Foundation

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