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NEWS RELEASE

Creative minds in digital health gather for the second annual INTERFACE 2013 Summit 

Strong speaker line-up discuss health IT, digital health and the future of medicine

VANCOUVER, BC (October 3, 2013) – Starting October 9, 2013, Sanotron will hold its second annual INTERFACE 2013 International Digital Health Summit at the Vancouver Convention Centre. The three-day conference is designed to engage creative minds in digital health from around the world. INTERFACE 2013 will be comprised of registrants who have an interest in health IT, digital health and the future of medicine. The summit will feature keynote speeches, breakout sessions and other presentations by international thought leaders in these fields. This year’s theme is the future of health: Smartphones, wearable health technology, sensors and big data.

“This year’s conference will offer an incredible speaker line-up, a fresh and innovative agenda, and networking opportunities for the health and technology sectors that didn’t previously exist,” said executive producer Michael Bidu. “My vision is to make INTERFACE a global event and to transform Vancouver into Canada’s capital of digital health innovation. We truly believe that with this impressive gathering of the minds, we can make healthcare better.”

INTERFACE 2013 will feature more than 40 speakers and panelists, along with 20 of the most innovative digital health and wellness companies in North America. Notable speakers include Dr. Douglas Clement from the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada, Dr. Steven Steinhubl from Scripps Translational Science Institute, and Don Jones from Qualcomm Life.

Attendees can look forward to keynote speeches on exciting topics such as a nano pill that travels through the bloodstream transmitting signals via mobile app; video games that make healthcare both fun and functional for sick children; a digital table designed to engage seniors in technology, which also monitoring their health; and tele-health for remote populations, among others.

INTERFACE 2013 will also include a World Innovation DEMO Day, a Venture Investment Forum, a Networking Marketplace, an Awards Show and many more opportunities to connect with some of the brightest minds in digital health.

Other speakers and companies attending the summit include: Arna Ionescu with Proteus Digital Health; Michael Fergusson with Ayogo Health; Jack Young with Qualcomm Life Health Fund; Sonny Vu with Misfit Wearables; Nadeem Kassam with Basis Science and BioBeets; Geof Auchinlek with Claris Technologies; and Terry McBride with Yyoga.

To learn more about the event or to register, please visit: www.interfacesummit.com

INTERFACE 2013 is produced by SANOTRON, Canada’s first technology accelerator focused entirely on digital health solutions that can dramatically reduce costs, significantly improve user experience and quality of life, create new jobs and opportunities, and build a sustainable healthcare system in Canada and worldwide. This is Sanotron’s second annual summit.

Media Contact: Melissa Orozco; Melissa@yulupr.com; M 778-320-9265; O 604-558-1656

 

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