GeekWire Summit: Health Tech Stage
Thanks to Health/Life Sciences underwriting sponsor Regence for making this year’s Health Tech Stage possible on Oct. 3 at the GeekWire Summit. Also, thanks to video and slides sponsor Global Innovation Exchange for making this content accessible to all 2018 GeekWire Summit attendees.
Building the Tricorder: A Universal AI Diagnostic
Panelists include Chad Robins of Adaptive Biotechnologies and Desney Tan of Microsoft. Moderated by Luke Timmerman of Timmerman Report. Video link here.
Panel: How to Live to 200
Inspired T.A. McCann’s podcast How to Live to 200, the managing partner of Pioneer Square Labs will discuss aging and technologies that are reshaping health and human longevity. He will be joined on stage by Arivale CEO Clayton Lewis and M3 Biotechnology CEO Leen Kawas. Video link here.
Panel: The Power of Personalized Medicine
A deep look at how technology plays a role in personalizing treatments for individuals. Panelists include Jay Shendure, a professor of genome sciences at the University of Washington whose groundbreaking work in DNA sequencing is opening doors to new treatments of disease; Vineti co-founder Heidi Hagen, a pioneer in the field of personalized medicine and an expert in CAR-T therapies who has overseen more than 100,000 personalized doses of cell therapies; and Elizabeth Krakow, a researcher at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center who is using statistical methods, complex data and machine learning to select highly personalized treatments in blood and bone marrow transplants. Moderated by Corey Schmid, general partner at Seven Peaks Ventures. Video link here.
Panel: The Robot Will See You Now: The Future of Primary Care
How technology will reshape the everyday doctor’s visit, removing both literal and metaphorical headaches for patients, insurance providers and doctors alike. Panelists include 98point6 CEO Robbie Cape, One Medical Group CTO Kimber Lockhart and Vera Whole Health CEO Ryan Schmid. Moderated by GeekWire health and life sciences reporter Clare McGrane. Video link here.
Panel: AI and the Future of Healthcare
Artificial intelligence is changing the way medical treatments are developed and how health care providers do their jobs. Panelists include Saykara CEO Harjinder Singh, who is developing an AI voice assistant to cut down on the time physicians spend on paperwork; and Mindshare Medical CEO Michael Calhoun, whose RevealAI software shows images across patients that are difficult to detect by humans. Moderated by Anisha Sood, a partner at venture capital firm Echo Health Ventures. Video link here