Three days of panel discussions, product demonstrations, matchmaking, and networking with cutting-edge health tech companies from across the globe, leaders of East Africa’s vibrant healthcare sector, and experts in health tech and emerging markets.
Get the inside scoop on health innovations and investment trends
Discover the latest health tech for COVID-19 responses, point of care diagnostics, and AI in clinical data, plus keynote speeches and panel discussions with renowned healthcare, tech, and investment visionaires.
Visit 50+ exhibitor booths and meet innovators from 20 countries.
View demos of groundbreaking products that improve patient outcomes, increase efficiency, and lower costs.
Network with health ecosystem leaders in East Africa & beyond.
Use your desktop or mobile phone to engage with experts on entering and scaling innovation in emerging markets, chat with investors and others key stakeholders in the healthcare ecosystem.
Tuesday October 27, 2020
Moderator: Biju Mohandas
Health & Education Investment Lead for Africa
Opening Remarks: Jumoke Jagun-Dokunmu
Eastern Africa, IFC
Abasi Ene-Obong, PhD
Keynote Speaker: Logan Plaster
Moderator: Elena Sterlin
Sr. Manager for Global Health and Education
Wednesday October 28, 2020
Moderator: Monique Mrazek
Senior Healthtech Industry Specialist
Dr. Charit Bhograj
Founder & CEO
Thursday October 29, 2020
New health technologies and business models can significantly improve healthcare delivery and patient outcomes while enhancing affordability and access to care. However, the successful deployment of new technologies on a wide scale in East Africa face several challenges. This session will explore how governments are/can leverage new health technologies to contribute to the attainment of Universal Health Coverage (UHC). Panelists will also discuss the role of the public sector in enabling sustainable integration of health technologies into national and sub-national health systems.
Moderator: Patricia Odero
Regional Director for Africa
Dr. Bashir Ahmed
Digital health expert IGAD
Intergovernmental Authority on Development in East Africa
Director of Health Informatics
Ministry of Health, Kenya
Dr Senait Beyene
Senior Adviser to the Minister, Ministry of Health, Ethiopia
President of Ethiopian Medical Women Association (EMeWA)
Event attendees can continue to visit booths and meet with Exhibitors. If an Exhibitor is not online, due to time zone differences, attendees can book meetings, and/or leave messages at their booth.