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Healthcare in Canada – sector in transformation
2018/04/18 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am
Need for innovation and increased efficiency creates opportunities for Swedish companies
Organized by Business Sweden in co-operation with Mobile Heights
Join this workshop to gain valuable insights into the Canadian healthcare market and discuss how Swedish knowledge and technologies can match current Canadian healthcare challenges. Specific focus sectors will include e-health/digital health, seniors care and medtech. To create valuable discussions participating companies are encouraged to present their solutions and share the key questions they have about the Canadian market.
Where: MHC, room Cloudland, Mobilvägen 10, Lund
When: April 18th, 08.30-11.00, Light breakfast will be served from 08.30
RSVP: Please RSVP by April 10th to email@example.com
Canada and Sweden’s healthcare systems have many similarities and there is a shared common vision to provide public funded comprehensive care to all residents. Canada however, out-spends most other countries (11.5% of GDP) in terms of healthcare investments. Canada shares the same challenges as Sweden with an aging population and increasing cost of healthcare. Many Swedish solutions are of interest since new technologies, services and products can increase efficiency and productivity, reduce labour-associated costs as well as admission rates of patients.
08.30 – Light breakfast is served
09:00 – Canadian healthcare sector market insights – Christian Orrego Silvander, Business Sweden Canada
09:45 – Introduction of participating companies and open discussion about key questions for the Canadian market
11.00 – Networking possibilities