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“The future of healthcare is cognitive”

William Evans, CMO Watson Health, IBM – Web Summit 2016

HealthConf is the world’s leading healthtech conference where industry giants, disruptive startups, investors and innovators meet to redefine fitness, health and healthcare.

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In the future, wearables will play a crucial role in prevention Raphael Michel, Chairman & Chief Strategy Officer, Eargo

Robots will become crucial to improving human lives in developing countries Gary Mudie, CTO, Babylon Health

Data is not enough. Insights are not enough. You have to think about the human element Mike Lee, Co-Founder & CEO, MyFitnessPal

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What's happening?

How will technology help us live healthier and longer lives? The world’s leading physicians, medtech startups, investors and people redefining health will try to answer this question at HealthConf, the world's leading healthtech conference. Explore how your health, and your family’s health will be affected by this digital age in which we’re living in our five content tracks.

Life-threatening disease

Tailored to anyone interested in how technology is helping fight chronic and life-threatening diseases. Attendees will hear from the world’s leading academics, health practitioners and healthcare companies.

What role can technology play in the fight against cancer?
How is tech preventing the spread of epidemics?
Is a future free of terminal disease possible?

Real-time healthcare

A track tailored to anyone interested in how real-time healthcare is changing the way we look after our health. This track will appeal particularly to those involved in public health, professional health, self-diagnosis and on-demand services.

What is the future role of the GP?
Can online diagnosis ever be completely accurate?
Where are the big opportunities for investment in healthcare?

Robotics and VR

Take a look at how robots are changing the future of healthcare.

Robots vs humans: Whom can we trust more?
How exactly are robots improving healthcare?
How can VR help tackle the issue of mental health?

Health data

If you’re interested in the ever-increasing role of data in healthcare, this track is one for you. Explore big data, analytics, hacking and predictive analysis in healthcare.

Is data on our health really private?
How can big data healthcare analytics predict diagnosis?
What is the future for bio-hacking?


Find out more about how wearables can assist in everyday life, outside of fitness. Learn from leading academics, health practitioners and healthcare companies, as well as those behind wearable tech that is changing the way we monitor our day-to-day activities.

How can wearables improve elderly care?
What do wearables mean for fundamental societal problems such as obesity?
Why should we monitor our sleep?

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Everywhere you go it’s buzzing and it’s electric Bloomberg

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Discover Web Summit’s 23 conferences

  • Autotech
  • Data
  • Content
  • Design
  • Developer
  • Growth
  • Healthtech