How can innovation in AI and healthcare create a real-world impact? On the 21st March 2022, the Geneva Hub for Global Digital Health (gdhub) is organizing, together with the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the Swiss Embassy in the UAE an event to build bridges between innovation, practice, and impact in AI-enabled digital health. The event will be held in a hybrid format (Expo 2020 Dubai, and online).

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Speakers and Experts

Welcome / Introductory speech

  • HE Massimo Baggi, Swiss Ambassador to UAE and Bahrain
  • Erika Placella, Head Global Program Health (SDC)
  • Antoine Geissbühler, Vice-Rector, University of Geneva

Keynote Speakers

  • Christian Lovis, Chairman, Medical Information Sciences, University Hospitals of Geneva
  • Dr Bassam Mahboub, M.B.B.S, FRCPHE, Consultant Pulmonologist & Head of Pulmonary Medicine, Dubai Health Authority (DHA), UAE

Applied Tools

  • “My food repo: an AI tool for food tracking”, Prof. Marcel Salathé, Professor EPFL, Co-founder AIcrowd
  • “Leveraging AI to optimize patient journeys. Why is pharma embracing digital health?”, Daniel Raduan, Director Digital Health Solutions, Novartis ME
  • “Pneumoscope: Intelligent Stethoscope to better diagnose pulmonary diseases”, Prof. Alain Gervaix, Director of Department of Women, Child, and Adolescent, Geneva University Hospital
  • “openIMIS: AI-based Claim Adjudication”, Martin Raab, Senior Public Health Specialist (MPH), Swiss TPH

Expert discussion (Moderator: Prof. Antoine Geissbuhler)

  • Amandeep Gill, CEO, I-DAIR
  • Klara Jordan, Chief Public Policy Officer, CyberPeace Institute
  • Claudia Juech, Vice President Data and Society, Patrick J McGovern Foundation
  • Daniel Raduan, Director Digital Health Solutions, Novartis ME
  • Marcel Salathé, EPFL, Co-founder AIcrowd

Master of ceremony: Dr. Franziska Freiburghaus