Panel and Workshop

Panel: 5G for MICT - Monday, 6 Feb. 2017, 11h00-12h30

Description: 5G enables wireless solutions for several new application, medical ICS as an example, requiring for high data rate and especially very short delays. Evolution for measuring and monitoring system and remote control combined with alarming mechanisms has direct consequences on the expenses needed to be allocated for health sector. 5G makes it possible. 5G micro-operator idea implemented for hospital environments creates new application and services in the future. We focus in panel discussion on requirements, standardisation, research and testing environment/possibilities of 5G for future healtcare infrastructure

Organiser: Jari Iinatti, University of Oulu


Workshop: Medical Device Regulatory Science (MDRS) - Tuesday, 7 Feb. 2017, 9h00-12h30

Panel: Class 0.5 Healthcare and Medical Devices

Organisers: M.Fujise and R.Kohno

9:00-9:10 Opening address and chair Prof. Masayuki Fujise, PhD, Yokohama National University, Japan

9:10-9:55 Keynote 1 Dr. Sinikka Salo MD, PhD. Leader of change in reforming social welfare and healthcare, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, Finland

9:55-10:40 Keynote 2  (through Internet Video) Prof. Lucila Ohno-Machado, MD, PhD, Division of Biomedical Informatics, University of California, San Diego, USA

10:40-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-12:30 MDRS Panel Session

Moderator: Prof. Ryuji Kohno, PhD, Yokohama National University, Japan