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Hamilton Health Innovation Week

  • Various Locations Hamilton, Ontario Canada (map)

Hamilton Health Innovation Week (HHIW) 2017 is a showcase for innovators and practitioners pushing the boundaries of health innovation. HHIW serves as an opportunity to learn how practitioners can, and are, turning great ideas into practical real-world solutions that improve patient health, simplify care delivery, and bend the cost curve.

From April 24th through April 30th, 2017, Hamilton will be hosting healthcare innovators to explore the challenges and opportunities in bringing innovation out of the lab and into practice. HHIW will bring together entrepreneurs, start-ups, researchers and practitioners from public and private organizations to discuss how innovation is impacting healthcare today, and how it will transform the healthcare sector of tomorrow.

Hamilton is home to a thriving and dynamic life sciences ecosystem. from world class research hospitals to cutting edge digital health IT firms. Together, the Hamilton life sciences cluster employs over 35,000 people, more than 5,000 scientists and researchers, and is investing $450 million in innovative research each year.

Hamilton Health Innovation Week (HHIW) 2017 serves as a showcase for world-class health innovation happening in Hamilton and from across the country. It brings together hundreds of public and private sector practitioners around a common vision: to turn inspiration into innovation that can be used by our healthcare sector to improve patient outcomes.

The brainchild of Mohawk College, HHIW 2017 will bring together startups, entrepreneurs, researchers, academics, private and public partners to create new networks, explore new ideas, and raise the profile of cutting-edge innovation. Throughout the week, practitioners will be challenged to confront real-world problems facing the healthcare industry, and work collaboratively to explore and develop real-world solutions using technology, research and innovative insights from a cross-section of disciplines.

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