12:00 - 16:00
Oslo Science Park
Toppsenteret (5th floor)
National Centre for Optics, Vision and Eye Care, University of South-Eastern Norway and Norway Health Tech invites you to a seminar where we discuss eye health care for the future. With all the promises and abilities of new technology – how will and can this impact eye health?
We gather healthcare leaders, eye care professionals, the eye care industry and leading technology companies to discuss the development of new and innovative solutions and services in this area.
12:00 Light lunch
12:30 Welcome and introduction to digital challenges and possibilities within Vision and Eye Care. – Rigmor Baraas, PhD, professor and director of the National Centre for Optics, Vision and Eye Care, University of South-Eastern Norway
12:50 Use of BigData and Artificial Intelligence for diagnostics and treatment. – Thomas Smedsrud, MD, Project manager BIGMED – Precision Medicine and the use of big data in Norwegian healthcare, Oslo University Hospital, Norway.
13:25 Artificial Intelligence in the retina. – Bianca Gerendas, MD, Managing Director, Vienna Reading Center, Medical University of Vienna. WEBINAR
13:45 Break & coffee
14:00 Artificial Intelligence data genesis – from small data to big impact. – Jose Sousa, PhD, Advanced Informatics CTU Manager, Faculty of Medicine, Queen’s University Belfast.
14:15 Optometrists a potential key to efficient ophthalmic telemedicine. – Vibeke Sundling, PhD, National Centre for Optics, Vision and Eye Care, University of South-Eastern Norway.
14:30 Can we do better? Using collaboration and digital technology enhancing the public eye care system. – Jörn Beckröge, MD, EyeCheck AS
14.45 Grants and levels of research. – Thomas Stang, Special advisor, Industries and Technologies, Department for Regional Innovation and Development, The Research Council of Norway
15:00 Workshop with discussions about:
- Artificial intelligence for diagnostics
- Technology for early disease detection
- Digitalization for optimizing patient flow
- Data security
Through the discussion in the workshop section, there is an ambition to specify current new research and innovation projects.
15:50 Summary and the way forward
16:00 Wrap up