20 Jun 2019 (Thu)
09:30 – 13:00
The definition of health is expanding. There is a growing awareness around the globe towards urban health, wellbeing, active ageing and inclusivity. The advent of digital technology has opened up huge innovation opportunities for public, private and non-profit sectors to transform healthcare systems and improve lives through new digital health solutions.
The rise of online platforms and digital tools makes healthcare and health solutions more accessible, affordable and user-friendly. In the digital age, how might we strengthen the interface between design, digital and technology to co-create better services, products and experiences for people of diverse capabilities?
• As the boundaries between ‘health’ and ‘digital health’ are blurring, what are the impacts, opportunities and challenges for healthcare and health-related industries, medical sector and care community?
• In what ways, digital health technology can empower patients, consumers and citizens?
• How might we harness digital technology to build more inclusive societies?
• What are the business and innovation opportunities beyond ‘health’?