Healthtech Week

MedTech CoRE Research Forum + MedTech CoRE Day

Date:  Tuesday 2 Jul - Wednesday 3 July 2019
Time:  8.30am - 6.30pm
Venue:  Great Hall 4, Cordis Hotel


This year we are excited to extend the annual MedTech CoRE conference to a two-day event which includes an inaugural Research Forum (closed event for CoRE students and researchers) as well as the annual MedTech CoRE Day (open invitation including external guests).


DAY 1: The inaugural Research Forum brings together our CoRE network of students and researchers for an interactive workshop, poster presentations and the CMDT Emerging Researcher Award competition.

DAY 2: This is our fifth annual MedTech CoRE conference and industry showcase. The conference covers diverse topics of cutting-edge healthcare technologies with an emphasis on research, design, clinical validation and implementation, and commercialisation.

At registration, please select the MedTech CoRE Research Forum + MedTech CoRE Day event (starting 08:30am Tues 2 July) and choose Full / Student registration to ensure you are registered to attend both days.

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Preliminary Programme


DAY 1: Tuesday 2 July 2019

Start End Title  
9.00 9.15 WELCOME
 
9.15 9.30 INTERACTIVE SESSION  
9.30 10.00 CORE RESEARCH UPDATES
Quick-fire presentations from CoRE Flagship Leaders followed by interactive Q & A session
 
10.00 10.30 INTERACTIVE POSTER SESSION 1  
10.30 11.00 MORNING TEA  
11.00 11.40 CMDT RESEARCHER AWARD COMPETITION  
11.40 12.00 INTERACTIVE POSTER SESSION 2  
12.00 12.30

CORE REBID SESSION
and
STUDENT BREAKOUT SESSION

 
 12.30 1.00 INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP: CLINICAL CHALLENGES COMPETITION
Clinical challenges presented
 
 1.00 2.00 LUNCH  
2.00 3.30 INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP CONTINUES
Split into working groups for facilitated discussions & presentation preparation
 
 3.30  4.00 AFTERNOON TEA  
4.00 4.45 INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP PRESENTATIONS
Groups present their proposals from workshop for competition judging
 
 4.45 5.00  INTERACTIVE POSTER SESSION 3  
5.00  5.30 CLOSING REMARKS & AWARD CEREMONIES, DAY 1 ENDS  
DAY 2: Wednesday 3 July 2019
Start End Title  
9.00 9.15 WELCOME  
9.15 9.30 INTERACTIVE SESSION  
9.30 9.50 SESSION 1: PERSPECTIVES FROM A PATIENT & ENTREPRENEUR
Keynote: Mike Brown, Co-founder, Uri-Go
 
9.50 10.30 Q & A USER-CENTRED DESIGN PANEL DISCUSSION
Chair: Nicola Kayes, Co-Director, Centre for Person Centred Research, AUT
Panelists:
•Edgar Rodriguez-Ramirez, Programme Director, Interaction Design Programme, Victoria University of Wellington
•Jenny Kruger, Co-founder and CEO, JunoFem
•Marcus King, Distinguished Engineer, Callaghan Innovation
•Garth Sutherland, Chief Executive, Surgical Design Studios
 
10.30 11.00 MORNING TEA  
11.00 11.20 SESSION 2: COMMERCIAL TRANSLATION
Keynote: Anthony Butler, Chief Medical Officer, MARS Bioimaging
 
11.20 11.50 SESSION SPEAKERS
•Khoon Lim, Senior Research Fellow, Christchurch Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering Research Group, University of Otago
•Peng Du, Co-founder, FlexiMap
•Kevin Ross, Chief Executive, Precision Driven Health
 
11.50 12.00 INTERACTIVE SESSION  
 12.00 13.00 CMDT EMERGING RESEARCHER AWARD WINNER + HEALTHTECH AWARD FINALIST PRESENTATIONS  
 13.00 14.00 LUNCH  
 14.00 14.20 SESSION 3: CLINICAL TRANSLATION
Keynote: Jon Herries, Group Manager, Emerging Health Technologies, Ministry of Health
 
 14.20 15.00 SESSION SPEAKERS
•Maggie-Lee Huckabee, University of Canterbury Rose Centre for Stroke Recovery and Research
•Susan Binks, Co-founder, Go Well Health
•Rosie Dobson, Research Fellow, National Institute for Health Innovation, University of Auckland
 
 15.00 15.15 INTERACTIVE SESSION  
15.15 15.30 ADDRESS FROM THE CORE DIRECTOR
Merryn Tawhai, University of Auckland
 
 15.30 16.00 AFTERNOON TEA  
 16.00 16.20 SESSION 4: FUTURE CLINICAL CARE
Keynote: Terry Reece, Country Head, Clinical Solutions ANZ
 
 16.20 17.00 Q & A PANEL DISCUSSION
Chair: Merryn Tawhai, MedTech CoRE
Panelists:
•Claudia Wyss, CE, Healthvision NZ
•Sasha Kljakovic, Co-founder, Well Revolution
•Jon Herries, Group Manager, Emerging Health Technologies, Ministry of Health
•Gunnar Grah, Executive Manager Life Sciences and Healthcare, Baden-Württemberg International, BIKEM
 
17.00 17.30 CLOSING REMARKS & AWARD CEREMONIES  
 17.30 18.30 NETWORKING & DRINKS WITH MTANZ DELEGATES  

Contact Information

For REGISTRATION queries please contact:

Natalie Solomona
The Medical Technologies CoRE
Tel:+64 9 923 6556
Email:  medtechcore@auckland.ac.nz

Venue Information

Cordis Hotel
Great Room 4
83 Symonds Street
Grafton, Auckland 1010
New Zealand

Tel: +64 9 379 5132

info Cordis Hotel website

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