Program Snapshot



wednesday 23 october 2019

9.00am  Registration
9.30am 

Welcome

Hoa Bui, Senior Vice President, Actuaries Institute
9.35am 

Opening Comments

Facilitator
9.40am 

Plenary 1 – What is healthcare?

With the growing breadth of services that contribute to health and well-being, this session aims to cover a simple question – what is healthcare? This session will explore different interpretations along with how to determine and measure ‘good healthcare’.

Pia Clinton-Tarestad, Partner – Healthcare Strategy, Deloitte
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Dr Henry Cutler, Director, Macquarie University Centre for the Health Economy (MUCHE)
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Chris White, Former Ethics Lecturer
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10.45am  Morning Tea 
11.10am 

Plenary 2 – The far future of healthcare

We look to what healthcare may look like beyond the next few years. Examining the potential role of digital disruption and new medical innovation in healthcare in many years to come. 

Adam Dunn, Associate Professor, Centre for Health Informatics, Macquarie University
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Elly Lynch, Clinical Project Manager, Senior Genetic Counsellor, Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance
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Stefan Harrer, IBM Research
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12.20pm  Lunch
1.20pm 

Plenary 3 – The near future of healthcare

A look into how healthcare is currently changing and likely to change over the next few years. The session will unpack how AI is used to diagnose medical conditions, how hospitals are changing acute care and the changes in maternal health.

Sue Williams, Cabrini
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Dr Jananie William, Senior Lecturer in Actuarial Studies, Australian National University
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Leanne Wells, CEO, Consumers Health Forum Australia
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2.30pm  Afternoon Tea
2.55pm 

Plenary 4 – Pathways to move forward

A practical look at how we can ‘advance sustainable solutions’. What are the next steps or missing pieces to create a sustainable future of health?

Tony Coleman, Chairman, Macquarie University Centre for the Health Economy (MUCHE)
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Natalie Kelly, Divisional General Manager, Provider Commercials and Operations, Medibank
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Hon John Hill, Independent Chair, Private Healthcare Australia (PHA)
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 4.15pm

Closing Remarks

Facilitator
 4.20pm

Official Close

Hoa Bui, Senior Vice President, Actuaries Institute
4.25pm  Networking Drinks 
5.25pm  End of Seminar 

Keynote and Plenary Speakers