July 9th, 2019
Over 2,800 digital health stakeholders gathered in Finland from 11-13 June at the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European conference to accelerate the development of digital health in Europe. Main topics of the broad conference programme had been Artificial Intelligence, Harnessing the Power of Data as well a future outlook on the eHealth field. Above that various workshops as well as a big exhibition hall was offered to gain latest insights. The conference has been a perfect match for the eHealth Hub to present its services as well as to organize the IX eHealth Roadshow during the session:”AI solutions to providers”. The eHealth roadshow is giving the opportunity to digital health companies to present their solution in front of high-calibre stakeholders in the eHealth field and receiving valuable feedback on their innovation.
5 small and medium sized companies were selected by eHealth Hub and HIMSS Europe to present their eHealth solution in the session: “AI Solutions for Providers” Among the 6 high-level Committee Members had been – besides others Miikka Korja, CIO and Neurosurgeon at Helsinki University, David Lowe, Consultant Emergency Medicine at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital or Pekka Sivonen, Executive Director, Digital Transformation Business, Finland.
In 4 minute pitches, the selected SMEs presented their highly innovative AI solutions in the healthcare field. Cardiomo offers an easy solution for monitoring heart health in real time. With Infermedica Triage symptoms of patients can be checked in real time. Oxipit is equipping radiologists to reach their goals faster with their AI-based medical imaging solutions. Third Opinion is using AI to solve diagnostic tasks and Aiforia enables you to develop your own deep learning AI models for image analysis. All SMEs attracted undivided attention on their innovative eHealth solutions in exciting pitches as well as lively question and answer rounds.
“It was truly exciting to present a live demo of Oxipit ChestEye on stage in the “AI solutions for providers” session at HIMSS Europe. Several participants have reached out to us after the discussion, and we are already moving towards a deployment of our product in their institutions.”Jogundas Armaitis
More information about the eHealth Roadshows and other services offered by the eHealth hub can be found on the eHealth Hub website and Twitter channel @EU_eHealth_Hub.
Photo 1: IX eHealth Roadshow @HIMSS | Health 2.0 in Helsinki
Photo 2: IX eHealth Roadshow @HIMSS | Health 2.0 in Helsinki