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An interview with Yusuke Nakamura, Managing Partner at Plusman

Posted by Intelligent Health on Aug 20, 2020 10:23:20 AM

We spoke to Yusuke Nakamura, Managing Partner at Plusman ahead of his presentation at Intelligent Health (9-10 September 2020, Online), the world's largest online summit dedicated to AI in medicine.

 

Yusuke , what excites you most about the application of AI in healthcare?

 

All the doctors have AI as pets.

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Topics: AI, Medicine

An interview with Vincent Keunen, Founder, Andaman7

Posted by Intelligent Health on Aug 20, 2020 10:17:03 AM

We spoke to Vincent Keunen, Founder of Andaman7, ahead of his presentation at Intelligent Health (9-10 September 2020, Online), the world's largest online summit dedicated to AI in medicine.

 

Vincent, what excites you most about the application of AI in healthcare?

 

AI can - simply said - reduce costs and augment quality of medical care and research..

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Topics: AI, Medicine

An interview with Lucy Setian Digital and AI Stakeholder Engagement Lead Novartis Foundation

Posted by Intelligent Health on Aug 20, 2020 10:10:00 AM

We spoke to Lucy Setian, Digital and AI Stakeholder Engagement Lead  at the Novartis Foundation, ahead of her presentation at Intelligent Health (9-10 September 2020, Online), the world's largest online summit dedicated to AI in medicine.

 

So Lucy, what excites you most about the application of AI in healthcare?

 

Opportunity to co-develop with the key users and trial it quickly in real-world conditions. If successful, you can drive immediate change and adoption.

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Topics: AI, Medicine

An interview with Oliver Smith Strategy Director & Head of Ethics Alpha Health at Telefónica Innovación Alpha

Posted by Intelligent Health on Aug 20, 2020 9:49:18 AM

We spoke to Oliver Smith, Strategy Director & Head of Ethics
at Alpha Health, Telefónica Innovación Alpha ahead of his
presentation at Intelligent Health (9-10 September 2020, Online), the world's largest online summit dedicated to AI in medicine.

 

So Oliver, what excites you most about the application of AI in healthcare?

 

The promise of being able to deliver personalised care to everyone, whenever they need it. At the moment this is a significant trade-off in healthcare systems. Your clinician can provide great, personalised care to you, but sometimes it can be really hard to access a clinician, not without a long wait, and sometimes not at all.

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Topics: AI, Medicine

An Interview with Mariam Shokralla, Digital Health consultant

Posted by Intelligent Health on Aug 10, 2020 11:56:01 AM

We spoke to Mariam Shokralla, Digital Health consultant at the World Health Organization. She gave us her thoughts on AI in medicine ahead of her presentation at Intelligent Health (9-10 September 2020, Online), the world's largest online summit dedicated to AI in medicine.

 

So Mariam, what excites you most about the application of AI in healthcare?:

 

It's the potential to decrease health inequalities especially geographical inequalities. Ethically grounded AI solutions can help extend quality care to marginalized people, transform our health systems from being reactive to predictive and preventive, from Tertiary care to primary care especially to NCDs.

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Topics: AI, Medicine

Meet THE women in AI and health @ Intelligent Health

Posted by Intelligent Health on Jul 30, 2020 3:05:30 PM

You said: “no more manels!”

We said: “never have, never will!”
 
You said: “all tech conferences are dominated by men”
We said: “not ours, we strive towards gender balance in all our content”
 
You said: “diversity and inclusion must be at the heart of AI”
We said: “our Intelligent health series actively recruits speakers to drive forwards the D&I agenda
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Topics: AI, Medicine

A future with AI in healthcare without borders

Posted by Intelligent Health on Jul 27, 2020 11:50:12 AM

During these uncertain times over COVID-19, Intelligent Health, the annual meeting place of the global AI and healthcare communities taking place every September in Switzerland, has been redesigned in a new online format and theme “Without Borders”. 

 

At a time when collaboration globally is more important than ever; innovation must continue and technology and healthcare professionals must join forces to fight the biggest disruptor the world has faced in a generation.

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Topics: AI, Medicine

FDA, MIT SafePaths and Intelligent Health webinar July 17th 2020

Posted by Intelligent Health AI on Jul 9, 2020 4:54:28 PM

Join your fellow Intelligent Health community members on Friday 17th July @ 10am ET/ 4pm CET for the second episode of our free webinars with MIT SafePaths as part of our Going Viral webinar series.

 
A conversation with Bakul Patel, Associate Centre Director for Digital Health at the FDA and Dr. Ramesh Raskar, Associate Professor at MIT Media Lab, moderated by Deepti Pahwa, Communications Strategy, PathCheck (MIT SafePaths), Stanford GSB to discuss what a national pandemic preparedness strategy could look like, when using digital contact tracing apps.
 
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Happy 72nd Birthday, NHS!

Posted by Intelligent Health AI on Jul 5, 2020 10:00:00 AM

Are you part of NHS? Celebrate the NHS Birthday with a free pass to our Intelligent Health Online 2020 - use NHSX20 at check-out!

 

 

On July 5th 1948, The National Health System was launched by Aneurin Bevan, Minister of Health, at Park Hospital in Manchester (today known as Trafford General Hospital). For the first time, hospitals, doctors, nurses, pharmacists, opticians and dentists were brought together under one umbrella to provide care for free.

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Impact of COVID-19 Related Shutdowns on Utility-Scale Electric Demand and Forecasting: An Indian Metropolitan Area Case Study

Posted by Dr. Mostafa Farrokhabadi on Jun 23, 2020 1:53:51 PM

The ongoing COVID-19 related shutdowns has had a profound impact on the electric demand profiles worldwide, as governments put strict mitigation and/or suppression measures in place. The global electrical demand has plummeted around the planet in the last few weeks, with countries such as Spain and Italy experiencing more than 20% decrease in their usual electric consumption. In view of such massive electric demand changes, electricity network operators are facing unprecedented challenges in scheduling energy resources, as short-term energy forecasting systems struggle to provide an accurate demand prediction.

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Topics: AI, Global Governance, COVID-19