Events

Find out what health care and life sciences sector events are taking place across the country.

04/02/2020 Toronto Experts Discuss “How Canada’s Digital Entrepreneurs Are Creatively Destroying and Modernizing Healthcare”

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 | 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Desautels Hall (Second Floor, South Building)
Rotman School of Management, U of Toronto,
105 St George Street

A panel of experts will engage the audience in a discussion on “How Ontario’s Digital Entrepreneurs Are Creatively Destroying and Modernizing Healthcare.”

Speaker(s):
Paul LePage, CEO, Intelerad Medical Systems
Dr. Karen Cross, Co-Founder and CEO, MIMOSA Diagnostics
Dr. Alexandra Greenhill, Founder, CEO and Chief Medical Officer, Careteam Technologies Inc.
Maggie Bergeron, Co-founder, CEO, Embodia Inc.
James Bateman, CEO and Co-Founder, Medchart

Host:
Will Falk, Executive in Residence, ThinkResearch

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10/02/2020 Toronto Will Mitchell on “Key Trends in MedTech Strategy”

Monday, February 10, 2020 | 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Classroom 1065 (Main Floor, South Building)
Rotman School of Management, U of Toronto,
105 St George Street

The goal of this workshop is to address the key strategic trends to aid those working within the industry as well as entrepreneurs or new entrants to the medical devices arena. Topics and examples will focus on Canadian and global companies.

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03/03/2020 Toronto Experts Discuss “The Aging Population and Digital Solutions”

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 | 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Desautels Hall (Second Floor, South Building)
Rotman School of Management, U of Toronto,
105 St George Street

A panel of experts will explore the role of technology in the care for older adults in different settings – in institutional settings, both for staff and residents and their families, as well as in the home. What are we learning? What are the challenges?

Speaker(s):
Dr. Michael Guerriere, President and Chief Executive Officer, Extendicare Inc.
Dr. Karen Cross, Co-Founder and CEO, MIMOSA Diagnostics
Azi Boloorchi, Director of Innovation & Project Management, Revera
More Panelists TBA

Host: Will Falk, Executive in Residence, ThinkResearch

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23/04/2020 Ottawa Sixth Estate | Before the Bell: Health Checkup in Canada

Thursday, April 23, 2020 | 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

National Arts Centre
1 Elgin Street
Ottawa ON
K1P 5W1

Issues continue with lingering health crisis in first nation’s communities, the promise of a national Pharmacare and growing demand from Canada’s senior population.  Join Before the Bell as they examine Canada’s Healthcare system and see how the government is working with stakeholders to address these issues.

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