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Blockchain in Health @ University of British Columbia

February 2019 | Vancouver, Canada

The CIO of Globalhealthpx, Dr Chandana, presented a keynote at Blockchain at UBC monthly research seminars, entitled, “Blockchain applications in health”.

https://youtu.be/LdXHCrFCJtg

United Nations Office of Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA)

February 2019 | Vienna, Austria

Dr Chandana (CIO) represented Australia (as a delegate) in the Scientific and Technical Sub Committee (STSC) of the Fifty Sixth Session of the Committee on Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (UN COPUOS), UN Office of Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA), in Vienna International Centre. She presented Australian initiatives on knowledge translation from space technologies to global health.

http://www.unoosa.org/documents/pdf/copuos/stsc/2019/tech-14E.pdf

Dr Aranka (CEO) presented to the working group on Space and Global Health (WG-SGH) on capacity building and engagement in the context of Space and Global Health Community of Practice (CoP).

Smart Technologies for Smarter Societies

December 2018 | Melbourne Australia

Dr Chandana (CIO) shared her research work on using smart technologies (AR, VR, AI) to help global societies lead healthier lives in an interview @ Melbourne, Australia.

https://www.torrens.edu.au/blog/research/dr-chandana-research-in-using-smart-technologies-to-help-global-societies-lead-healthier-lives


Infoway Partnership Conference

November 13 – 14, 2018 | Montreal, canada

Dr Aranka Anema (CEO) has been invited as the closing keynote speaker for Infoway partnership conference. Dr Chandana (CIO) participated as a delegate with insights from Australia and representing Torrens University Australia.

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Canadian Medical Association(CMA)

August 20 – 21, 2018

CEO of Global Health PX, Aranka Anema, had a fireside chat about global innovations in Big Data analytics for improved patient-centered care.  She was joined by Dr. Peter Vaughan, Board Chair of Canada Health Infoway and Dr. Jennifer Zelmer, President of Azimuth Health Group to discuss knowledge trends and translation for optimized healthcare in Canada.

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XPRIZE Visioneering Design Hackathon 

August 10 – 12, 2018

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LeapFrog Hack, Smart Cities Global Summit

June 26 – 28, 2018 | Algiers

Global Health PX was invited to judge and mentor at the LeapFrog Hack: Smart Cities Global Summit Hackathon in DarTech — Dounia Park, Algiers, for the largest hackathon ever held in Africa.  

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XPRIZE Foundation Visioneering

April 2018 | Los Angeles, CA

Global Health PX is an Advisor to the XPRIZE Foundation 2018 Visioneering process to design exponential technology solutions to sustainably Feed the next Billion. Sponsored by the Tony Robbins Foundation and the Foundation for Food and Agriculture, XPRIZE hosted a hackathon.

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Public Health – What's in It for you? 

July 2018 | Melbourne, Australia

Dr Chandana (Chief Informatics Officer) shared her insights on Public Health Practice and its relevance globally leveraging on technology and informatics innovations in an interview in Melbourne @ Torrens University Australia.

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BC Tech Association Corporation Innovation Launch 

December 2017 | Vancouver, Canada

Aranka shared latest in insights on how to future proof your business against technology disruption at the BC Tech Association’s Corporate Innovation Launch.  Great discussion with fellow entrepreneurs and executives from Finger Food Studios and Lyft about the role of AI, importance of investing in youth, and how to convince your CFO about the value of investing in innovation.

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Canada Public Health Association(CPHA) National Conference

May 2018 | Montreal, Canada

Our CIO, Dr Chandana presented on the theme of co-creating smart healthy cities using the living labs approach of United Nations that endorses peaceful uses of space technology in global health.

The conference was attended by the Chief Public Health Officer (Canada).


World Food Program and Singularity University Global Impact Challenge 

April 2017 | Mountain View, CA

With fellow technologist and entrepreneur, Nicholas Preston, Aranka was honoured to have won the 2017 United Nations World Food Programme and Singularity University Global Challenge to incubate novel technologies towards eradicating hunger by 2030.  Aranka and Nico attended Singularity’s flagship Global Solutions Program in the summer of 2017, and work closely with WFP’s Innovation Accelerator to apply lean start-up and human centered design methods to  incubate a data-driven AI solution for beta-testing in WFP field settings.



e-Health Conference

June 4–9, 2017 | Toronto, Canada

Dr Chandana (CIO) presented at the e-health Conference and tradeshow on creating smart cities through integration of IoT devices and seamless healthcare in Toronto, June 4-7. She presented insights from real time experience in Melbourne, Australia (the most liveable city in the world).

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