Working alongside government entities such as the UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention, Dubai Health Authority, Department of Health Abu Dhabi and SEHA, Arab Health will host the Innovation Hub - a dedicated area at the show for you to immerse yourself in the latest healthcare innovations.
The Innovation Hub is comprised of two key sections for you to explore:
- Innovation Showcase
- Innov8 Talks
Growing from the Personal Healthcare Technology Zone in 2018, the Innovation Hub at Arab Health 2019 will have a more prominent focus on healthcare innovation. Working together with key influential stakeholders, the hub will provide you with a dedicated showcase area to meet and discover the start-ups, SMEs, and innovators. Located within the central Plaza Hall, companies will display and demonstrate their new products and innovations that will contribute to shaping the future of healthcare.
Product areas to explore:
- Artificial intelligence
- Disease management devices and technology
- Health monitors and home care devices
- Healthcare start-up companies
- Mobile device accessories
- Smart watches, fitness trackers and applications
- Telemedicine platforms
Details on the participating companies and innovations to discover will be available closer to the show dates.
A dedicated seminar theatre will be a prominent feature in the Innovation Hub for the inaugural Innov8 Talks. Come listen to start-ups and entrepreneurs present their healthcare innovations to a panel of industry experts and potential investors.
The Innov8 Talks will host 8 pitches, each 8-minute-long, across each day of Arab Health. The judging panel will determine the best innovation.
Further free-to-attend sessions are seeded through the four days of the Innov8 Talks, with discssions led by keynote speakers, setting the theme for each day, as well as afternoon sessions each with a regional focus.