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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

Important Announcement: Intelligent Health AI is moving online

Posted by Intelligent Health on Jun 17, 2020 5:21:46 PM

The InspiredMinds approach to COVID-19 is with empathy, kindness and collaboration with our community – without borders.

 

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Topics: AI, Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, COVID-19, Online Summit

How Technology Has Inspired Intelligent Healthcare

Posted by Phee Waterfield on Jun 5, 2020 12:16:05 PM
As a journalist, I find myself in a strange time — I should be attending conferences in places across the world as this is normally event season. However, due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, some of the biggest events have been cancelled.
 
However, I had the opportunity to attend a conference online — Intelligent Health Inspired. Unlike the usual webinars I’ve been on, this was set-up like a cross between the buzz of a cinematic ted talk with the professionalism of a business conference, just without the crowds and queues. Something I could get used to.
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Topics: Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19

Webinar: The role of AI in assisting LMICs in the fight against COVID-19

Posted by Intelligent Health on Jun 2, 2020 11:29:02 AM

Join Intelligent Health on Wednesday 3rd June at 1pm BST as we reveal the 5th episode of our Going Viral webinar series. Key experts will share insights on the priority health needs, where AI-driven solutions can assist low and middle-income countries in the fight against COVID-19.

 

Coronavirus Disease 2019 has spread rapidly around the world with devastating consequences on patients, healthcare workers, health systems, and economies. Those who live and work in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) held their collective breath as the single red dot on the world map morphed into red dots in almost every country in the world.

 

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Topics: AI, Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19

Smart Tech Investments Can Stop the Next Pandemic and Strengthen Global Health

Posted by The Novartis Foundation on May 19, 2020 10:19:44 AM
By Dr. Ann Aerts, head of the Novartis Foundation, which focuses on how data, digital and AI can transform global health.
 
As the COVID-19 crisis unfolds, the unsteady response can be boiled down to one explanation: We weren’t prepared. 
 
News reports show that even countries with the strongest health care systems have been short of health care workers, hospital space and personal protective equipment for medical staff. And without coordinated systems for managing equipment, hospital resources and operations, national leaders have been forced to make decisions on the fly and learn from the mistakes of other countries.
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Topics: Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19

The AI and healthcare community join forces in direct response to clinicians demands to be heard

Posted by Intelligent Health AI on May 6, 2020 10:05:34 AM
The most powerful names in AI and the global health community will join forces online for Intelligent Health Inspired (25-27 May 2020).
 
At a time when collaboration globally is more important than ever; innovation must continue and healthcare and technology professionals must join forces to fight the biggest disruptor the world has faced in a generation, COVID-19.
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Topics: Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19

Introducing the world’s largest online global summit dedicated to AI in medicine

Posted by Intelligent Health AI on Apr 7, 2020 2:31:49 PM

Those who have learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed – Charles Darwin

We are facing a critical moment in human history and how we pivot, innovate, and adapt services and solutions as a community will define a whole generation. As a member of the Intelligent Health AI community you are a critical 1 of 52,000 multidisciplinary experts and you stand alongside world leading colleagues from 169+ countries. At a time when collaboration globally is now more important than ever; innovation must continue, and we have therefore decided to turn our global organisational force into platforms to fight for improved patient outcomes together.

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Topics: AI, Medicine, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19

New webinar: Long term implications of health data use in the response to COVID-19

Posted by Intelligent Health AI on Mar 31, 2020 3:23:25 PM

Join Intelligent Health AI this Friday at 11am BST as we reveal the 3rd episode of our Going Viral webinar series: Long term implications of health data use in the response to COVID-19.

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Topics: AI, Medicine, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19

Free Webinar: The UK response to COVID-19

Posted by Intelligent Health AI on Mar 18, 2020 12:19:44 PM

Following the huge success of Intelligent Health’s free debut webinar last week, we are pleased to announce an exciting follow up this week for our UK community!

Future proofing the NHS - How technology is going to play a role in the reaction to COVID-19 within the NHS and how clinicians can deploy technology/telemedicine at pace and scale in response to the ongoing crisis.

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Topics: AI, Medicine, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19

Webinar - Going Viral: Keeping calm in the face of COVID-19

Posted by Intelligent Health AI on Mar 12, 2020 10:43:29 AM

Intelligent Health has never shied away from the big discussions and it’s time we address the biggest disruptor the world has faced in a generation, COVID-19.

The Intelligent Health community is comprised of over 52,000 multidisciplinary experts and we will be opening the discussion floodgates this Thursday 12th March at 2pm GMT - Going Viral: Keeping Calm in the Face of COVID-19.

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Topics: AI, Medicine, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19