May 23rd, 2023
Data for Health
Aim & Motivation
Life Science Zurich Impact «Data for Health» is a one-day multi-track meeting that provides a platform for scientists from academia and industry to present their projects to potential collaborators and investors thus stimulating a dialogue between research, healthcare and economy with a focus on translational medicine.
Big Data and digitalization are rapidly expanding and becoming increasingly important in our healthcare systems. It is therefore crucial that entrepreneurs, researchers, and policy makers have access to high value health-data to fully realize its potential in improving health outcomes for all. Furthermore, cooperation among industry, government, academia, clinics, and other relevant partners is essential for developing integrated health-data ecosystems, improvinghealthcare delivery, and advancing research, innovation, and policymaking.
Given this, the aim of the conference is to discuss opportunities and challenges in this field, as well as to show how health data science is improving our knowledge and assisting in the resolution of difficult healthproblems.
The conference will feature keynote speakers, parallel sessions, an investor track, one-to-one partner meetings and an industry exhibition. The parallel sessions will cover topics like connecting patients, clinical processes, data in clinical trials, biomedical «omics», gender specific medicine, and artificial intelligence in medicine.
Office for Economy and Labour - Business and Economic Development Division