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Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare 2019

We sit on the cusp of an extraordinary new age of artificial intelligence in healthcare. Can you say you’re ready for it?

Explore what’s happening in this exciting new field at the Centre’s second annual Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare Symposium on Saturday 21 September 2019 at Southern Cross University’s Gold Coast Campus.

The Centre for Healthcare Knowledge and Innovation invites doctors, nurses, students, educators, public health officials, industry and government to come together with computer engineers and data scientists to explore the need for ethical and responsible AI in healthcare.

Participants will:

  • Meet a range of AI disruptors and enablers and gain valuable insight into their work
  • Identify where AI is most disruptive and where it can make the most impact
  • Explore current uses of AI as well as its possibilities
  • Consider ethical and responsible AI when deploying systems for clinical purposes
  • Separate the hype from what’s really happening in the field

Topics include:

  • Transforming healthcare delivery – what’s happening in the field
  • Investment and market growth
  • Ethical principles for the use of AI in medicine
  • Humanising machine intelligence for meeting emotional healthcare needs
  • Social robots for mental health treatment
  • Big data and social media analysis
  • Synthetic chemists and AI vaccine design

Speakers include:

  • Dr Brent Richards, Medical Director of Innovation and Director of Critical Care Research at Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service
  • Tamara Mills , Investment Fund Manager, Creative Tech Ventures
  • Dr Nicole Robinson , Research Fellow, Science and Engineering Faculty, Queensland University of Technology
  • Professor Bela Stantic , School of Information and Communication Technology, Griffith University
  • Susie Sheldrick, Author, Silverpond
  • Ben Hanna, General Manager, Soul Machines
  • Professor Nikolai Petrovsky, Director of Endocrinology, Flinders University

Facilitated by:

  • Professor Dian Tjondronegoro, Deputy Head Business Strategy & Innovation, Griffith University
  • Associate Professor Sally Sargeant, Deputy Head School of Health & Human Sciences, Southern Cross University

Click here to download a program.

RSVP Here by Thu 19 September, 05:00 pm

RSVP Here by Thu 19 September, 05:00 pm

Venue: Building C, Southern Cross University, Gold Coast Campus, Southern Cross Drive, Bilinga

Date/Time: Full day | Sat 21 Sep 2019, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm (9hrs)

Cost : From $50pp

Event Organiser: Centre for Healthcare Knowledge & Innovation

Contact: Bronwyn Thirkell

Phone: (02) 6618 5445

Email: Click here


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