What will the connected future of healthcare look like? "Connected Healthcare" is the networking of players, processes and systems within the healthcare sector. Technology innovations are the drivers and enablers for new approaches that will revolutionize tomorrow's medical world. In the presentations of the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM, the innovation forum in hall 15, new insights, technologies and solutions for connected and mobile healthcare will be presented. Multinational enterprises and innovative start-ups will demonstrate the connected future.
Focal Topics 2017
Wearable Technologies in Sports & Healthcare
Enabling Tech for Healthcare Devices
Innovative Start-ups Pitching Their Medical Solutions
Patient Centered IoT Solutions
Wearable Technologies in Healthcare
Connected Health Platforms
Medical Mobile Solutions + 6th MEDICA App COMPETITION
Healthcare Certification & Standards
Innovative Start-ups Presenting Their Medical Solutions & Devices
Exhibition area at the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM
The exhibition area is an important part of the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM. Companies and organizations can present their products and solutions to the visitors of MEDICA and oft the forum in a highly innovative and dynamic business environment. The MCHF is the perfect chance to give valuable new impulses and benefit from the synergies with the other exhibitors and the network around the forum.
At the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM the MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE, together with the partner DGSP (German Society for Sports Medicine and Prevention) will present the "Health & Fitness Check" on an innovative body scan platform. On the basis of central vital parameters, physical fitness and health status are analyzed, digitally displayed and first medical recommendations given.
Professor Dr. Rüdiger Reer, Secretary General of the German Federation of Sports Physicians and Head of the MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE and the "Health & Fitness Check" explains: "With the Health & Fitness Check, we want to motivate not only trade visitors, but also companies, in particular, how they can support the employees to be physically fit. In addition, it is also our concern that we motivate more people to exercise. Because movement is the best medicine. "
Part of the Health & Fitness Check is a short questionnaire, the measurement of physical fitness based on heart rate variability as well as other values such as blood pressure and pulse. Also the body composition, that is water balance and muscle mass in relation to the body weight, is analyzed.
For the measurement of heart rate analysis, partner Polar, the leading provider of heart rate measuring devices and GPS sports clocks, will provide devices and evaluations. The Health & Fitness Check can be customized for companies, including the measurement of other vital parameters.
Organizer of the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM