Inaugural ANDHealth AusBiotech Digital Health Summit

ANDHealth, Australia’s national digital health integrator and accelerator, is running a one-day digital health summit in conjunction with AusBiotech on 23 May. Join the community for excellent networking sessions between speakers:

  • Hear practical information and insights from the leaders in digital health;
  • Investor perspectives;
  • Company success stories;
  • Regulatory information; and
  • Access to Australia’s leading digital health entrepreneurs.

ANDHealth will also be opening their accelerator program, which provides funding and acumen to overcome roadblocks to digital health commercialisation, without impacting intellectual property or equity.

If you are also planning on attending AusMedtech 2017 & ICMMB 2017, you have the option to select discounted registrations during the registration process. Please visit the registration page for more details:

Summit details

Tuesday 23 May 2017

Hosted by Allens Linklaters, 101 Collins St, Level 37, Melbourne, 3000, VIC

Supported by Allens

Summit registration


Summit Program 

8:00 - 8:30am Registration and coffee
8:30 - 8:40am Session 1: Global trends and industry leaders 


Bronwyn Le Grice, CEO and Co-founder ANDHealth

Dr Tony Shaw, Partner, Allens 

8:40 - 9:05am

Morning keynote speakers

Global technology trends and the global growth of digital health

Andrew Murphy, Director, HealthXL (Ireland)

9:05 - 09:30am

Digital medicine: pharma and digital healthcare innovation

Stan Tsvirko, Digital and Multichannel Manager, Novartis Pharmaceuticals

9:30 - 10:30am

Consumerisation of healthcare, big data, ethics and patient empowerment

Moderator: Dr James Dromey, COO, MCRI and Co-Founder ANDHealth

Dr Rob Grenfell, Director of Health and Biosecurity, CSIRO

Andrew Murphy, Director, Health XL

Dr Louise Schaper, CEO, HISA

Dr Jessica Bell, HeLEX Centre for Health, University of Oxford

10:30 - 11:00am Morning break
11:00am - 12:00pm Session 2: Developing digital health products for success

Panel: Developing digital health business models that work

Moderator: Dr Heather St John, COO, Monash Institute of Medical Engineering

Andrew Ronchi, CEO, DorsaVi

Sam Lanyon, Executive Director and Co-founder, Planet Innovation

Dr Brandon Carp, Exec Chairman and Co-Founder, UHG

Robert Read- Executive Director and CEO, MedAdviser

12:00 - 1:00pm

Panel: Regulatory pathways and the importance of clinical evidence in digital health

Moderator: Dr James Dromey, COO, MCRI and Co-founder ANDHealth

Paul Clark, Paul Clark & Associates

Adam Wardell, Head of Strategy, Innovation and Business Development, Novartis Pharmaceuticals

Kea Dent, Managing Director, KD&A Pty Ltd

1:00 - 2:00pm Networking Lunch
 2:00 - 3:00pm Sessions 3 & 4: Investing in Digital Health

Australian Digital Health Showcase

Sam Holt, CEO, Skinview

Jacqueline Savage, CEO, MedCorp 

Dr Harris Eyre, CMO and Co founder, CNSDose

Dr Hannah Kirk, CRO, Novita Healthcare

Leonore Ryan, Co-founder and CEO, Cardihab Pty Ltd 

3:00 - 3:30pm Afternoon Break: Investor Networking
3:30 - 4:00pm

From the trenches: learnings and war stories from a digital health pioneer

Dan Segal, Co-founder, Brain Resource Ltd

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Raising capital for digital health technologies in Australia: The investor perspective 

Moderator: Andrew Hall, Venture Partner, Stone Ridge Ventures

Dan Segal, Co-Founder, Brain Resource Ltd

Nick Crocker, Partner, Blackbird Ventures

Dr Amanda Gillon, Investment Manager, BioScience Managers

Will Richardson, Chief Investment Officer, Impact Investment Group

Chris Nave, Managing Director, Melbourne, Brandon Capital 

5:00 - 6:30pm Post Event Networking