On March 5, 2019, the international Smile-Expo will host the fifth M-Health Congress in Moscow. The event will focus on new developments in medicine.
More than 300 people became participants of the fourth congress that took place on April 3, 2018. The event featured 24 speakers that told about their medical projects. In the exhibition area, 11 companies showcased different devices and displayed new software that they developed for the m-health industry.
Mobile medicine is developing in Russia and other countries of the world at a rapid pace. Specialists from Berg Insight forecast that 50.2 million patients will be using remote counselling services by 2021, which is by 43.1 million people more than in 2016.
Tractica has calculated that the global income from sales of medical software and services will reach $28.2 billion by 2022, which is two times more when compared to 2016.
The prime minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev predicts that the m-health market volume will exceed $1 billion in Russia in the next few years.
Besides, various smart devices keep gaining popularity globally. According to data from Tractica, the global volume of supply of wearable devices will equal to 430 million items. IDC reports that the sales revenue from such devices will reach $222 million by 2021. The increase in demand for these devices is connected with the fact that people use more and more gadgets and apps intended for monitoring health throughout the world.
Conference topics in 2019
Speakers will discuss technologies that can improve productivity of medical aid and its availability for population.
Participants of the congress will speak on the following topics:
- development of cloud services in the field of healthcare;
- medical data protection;
- use of artificial intelligence and blockchain technology in medicine;
- development of the Uniform State Health Information System;
- use of Integrated Electronic Health Records;
- further development of the telemedicine market.
What will the exhibition area display?
In the exhibition area of M-Health Congress, attendees will have a chance to learn about modern cloud services used in healthcare facilities. Besides, guests will be shown devices designed to control health state of patients.
Guests of the event will also have a possibility to ask questions to hardware and software manufacturers. Moreover, attendees will be able to test gadgets.
Who may find it useful?
Annual M-Health Congress targets representatives of state medical facilities, employees of private clinics, physicians, investors, startupers, producers of medical devices and software, and other participants of the telemedicine market.