Impact Health Summit
Starting Monday April 3, 2017 hundreds of Healthcare investors, startups, enterprises and policymakers will convene for Toronto’s first ever Health Innovation Week!
Join us at the Opening Summit for a day full of inspiration, ideas & innovation as industry leaders & key stakeholders collide at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre for exciting discussions on accelerating our ecosystem to drive innovation, company and job creation, working towards better outcomes for patients, and improving Health while creating Wealth through innovation.
Then it’s time to mix, mingle & network at the Summit Evening Reception at Brassaii — a trendy hot spot in the heart of King West — just a short Uber ride away. All tickets include open bar, light fare & entertainment!
Note: Very limited tickets also available for the Exclusive V.I.P Reception on Sunday, April 2nd at Tory’s LLP.
|8:00 AM|| Welcome
Barry Smith, CEO, MTCC
Dr. Shafiq Quaadri, MPP
Paul LePage, President, Telus Health
Ilse Treurnicht, CEO, MaRS Discovery District
|8:30 AM|| Guest Keynote
John Nosta – Digital Health Thought Leader
|9:20 AM|| Panel #1 | Success stories 2016: Latest and greatest successes from the Toronto region HHS cluster
Brian Ellacot, CEO, Laborie
|10:50 AM|| Panel #2 | Hurdles, Opportunities and Global best practices for building a healthcare innovation ecosystem
Jackie Oldham, Director, Health Innovation Manchester
Travis McCready, CEO, Massachussetts Life Sciences Center
Stephan Larson, CEO, Northern Biologics
Peter Pekos, CEO, Dalton Pharma
Linda Maxwell, Executive Director, BMZ, Physician
Moderator: Ross Wallace, Principal, Santis Health
Brian Bloom, Co-Founder Bloom Burton
Moderator: Ella Korets-Smith
|12:50pm||Special Remarks: Minister of Health
The Minister of Health Dr. Eric Hoskins will be making remarks about Ontario’s evolving health innovation system.
|1:00pm||Panel #3 | Policy and priority setting in Healthcare + Economic Development
Bill Charnetski, Ontario Chief Innovation Strategist
Vivek Goel, VP Research and Innovation, UofT
Julia Brown, VP, Janssen Canada (JLABS)
Salim Teja, EVP Venture Services, MaRS
Greg Wootton, ADM, MEDG, Research, Science and Strategy Division
Moderator: Jamison Steeve, CEO Institute for Competitiveness and Prosperity
|2:15pm||Keynote: Patient Perspective
Lisa Machado, CML Network
Elaine Campbell, Executive Team, TO Health!
|3:00pm||Roundtables and Tours
Digital Health Roundtable sponsored by Canada Health Infoway
Moderator: Glenn Lanteigne, CEO, Tetonic Advisory Services
|MedTech Crawl Think Research, Synaptive, MuseHosted by Epic Capital|
|TOHealth! HHS Board Meeting w/special guest invitations|
|5:00pm|| THIW Welcome Reception
More About Toronto Health Innovation Week
The Inaugural Toronto Health Innovation Week brings the global health innovation community to Toronto to make deals, create partnerships and network with the leaders in the sector. Other feature events during the week include RESI on MaRS 2016, Canada’s largest early stage Healthcare investment showcase, Singularity University Canada Global Impact Challenge, MEDEC’s medical device annual conference as well as tours and receptions.
For more information visit: www.healthinnovationweek.ca
To learn about TO Health! partner opportunities, download the Partner Information Package or contact Ella Korets-Smith.