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HealthTech Week 2017

Technology-Enabled Healthcare

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This article was published on 18 June 2017

Explore the future of healthcare at HealthTech Week 2017.

19 - 22 June

About HealthTech Week 2017

Healthtech week brings together a range of New Zealand and international medtech stakeholders, including businesses, entrepreneurs, health providers, researchers, government and the investor community. Together they’ll explore the needs of the sector, build connections, identify common issues and highlight opportunities for innovation and growth.

This year’s event is themed around ‘Technology-Enabled Healthcare’, and will be held in Auckland from 19 – 22 June.

Keynote speakers include Michael Gillam, CEO Healthlabs, Chai Chua, Director General Ministry of Health and Callaghan Innovation’s CTO Chris Hartshorn. For a full list of speakers see the HealthTech Week website.

Exhibitors over the week will include Independent Medical Distributors (IMD), Fisher and Paykel Healthcare, New Zealand Medical and Scientific (NZMS), Device Technologies, HiFX, Johnson and Johnson, Sound Business Systems and Medtronic.

Callaghan Innovation is again co-sponsoring this year’s HealthTech Innovation and Investment workshop which brings emerging entities and investors together.

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Event Details

19 June - HealthTech Plenary Day
Conference, Exhibits, MedTech Fair and Gala Dinner

20 June - MTANZ MedTech Forum
Exhibits, Workshops, panels, keynote speeches and MTANZ AGM

20 June - MedTech CoRE Conference
MedTech CoRE Day brings together researchers, healthcare providers, entrepreneurs and companies in to learn about the latest in research and technology innovation in medical technologies from NZ and overseas.

21 June - Innovation & Investment Workshop
Callaghan Innovation, in conjunction with ATEED, CMDT, MTANZ and James & Wells will hold the HealthTech Innovation & Investment Workshop as part of HealthTech Week. The workshop morning session will introduce eight new or emerging MedTech entities that have had little or no exposure to the NZ investor network. An afternoon session will then feature speakers on the theme of “Growing Global”.  There will also be an interactive Q&A session with a workshop panel. Register online to attend this workshop.

22 June - ABI MedTech Talk

Register online now

This is New Zealand’s premier health-tech event, so register online for HealthTech 2017 events now.

For more information see the HealthTech Week 2017 website