UAE – Health ministry organizes conference on Artificial Intelligence
Friday, 02 28 2020, Category: Technology, Country: U.A.E
The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, recently organized the 1st Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare, as part of its activities in the “UAE Innovation Month – February 2020” with the aim of exploring the future of artificial intelligence-based healthcare, focusing on technology applications in healthcare and best practices of digital transformation technologies in health projects.
The conference, which was held on February 17-18, saw the participation of international and local experts and health care professionals, and representatives of specialized institutions and companies in the innovation, digital health, IT and artificial intelligence domains.
The event is a good opportunity for AI and its impact on various factors of healthcare settings, enhancing the AI strategy, showcasing the latest technologies in healthcare innovation, bringing together successful startups and technology giants, and focusing on practical applications and best practices in successful projects. The conference also offers a wide variety of ideas from innovation leaders, academic experts, and healthcare professionals.
Held at MoHAP’s Training & Development Center in Sharjah, the conference was attended by HE Awad Saghir Al Ketbi, Assistant Undersecretary of the Support Services, Saqr Al-Hemeiri, Director of the Training & Development Center and Chief Innovation Officer, Ali Al-Ajmi, Director of the Health Information Systems Department, Alya Zaid Harbi, Director of the Health Statistics and Research Center.
Also attending were speakers from local health agencies, governmental and private academic institutions from the UAE and abroad.