AFRICA HEALTHCARE Week

The Africa Healthcare Summit features 60+ high-level speakers from across Africa.  

Day 2

March 7th

Day 1

March 6TH


 08.30  Registration & Coffee

 09.30  Chairman’s Opening Remarks

 09.40  KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Investing in Africa’s Booming Healthcare Sector

The latest developments in 2018

Market characteristics, developments and trends

Emerging developments, challenges and opportunities across Africa

The Global Health Programme

Mr Das, CEO, M.P. Shah Hospital

 10.00  PANEL DISCUSSION: Healthcare

Innovation - GE Healthcare (sponsor)

 11.00  Morning Networking and Refreshments in the Exhibition Hall

 12.00   MINISTERIAL PANEL DISCUSSION: Investment Opportunities & Progress in African Health

Key areas for investment

Regional overview

Public private partnerships

Working with international suppliers and service providers

Planning ahead for 2020

Moderator: Mr Diallo,Regional Director for Western and Central Africa, UNAIDS 

Panellists: Mr Malama, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health Zambia

Dr Mambo Maka, Cheif Public Health Officer, Ministry of Health Cameroon

Mr Mujovo, Advisor to the Minister of Health, Ministry of Health Mozambique

Dr Abdulrazaq, Deputy Director General, Ministry of Health Somalia

 12.40  CASE STUDY: Steps for International Companies to Consider When Investing in Africa’s Healthcare Market

Challenges and opportunities

Lessons learnt

Risk pooling – the pros and cons

Insurance and risk management

Mr Bhandari, CEO, Lagoon Hospitals  

 13.00  Lunch and Networking in the Exhibition Hall

 14.00  PANEL DISCUSSION: Hearing from the Distributors

Business and Partnership Opportunities

Finding the right partner in Africa

Cost effective product distribution

Q&A with distributors looking to work with international medical device manufacturers

Moderator: 

Panellists: Mr Bell, CEO, Phena

Mr Cowell, CEO, Medelec

Mr Mangondo, CEO, GESA

Mr Jamin, CEO, Beeveejay

 14.40  PANEL DISCUSSION: An In-depth Discussion with East Africa’s Key Stakeholders

The demand for medical recruitment and human resources

Investing in portable devices

Plans for new hospital builds

Providing resources for the ageing population

Moderator: Mr Milelu, Executive Director, CURE Hospital

Panellists: Mr Poovan, CEO, AAR Healthcare

Mr Venkateswaran, CEO, Sanitas Hospital

Dr Gakombe, CEO, Metropolitan Hospital

Dr Bosire Wairimu, CEO, Kenya Medical Association

15.20  Afternoon Networking and Refreshments in the Exhibition Hall

 16.00  Ministry of Cameroon: Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health

Strep B: Diagnostic testing, 

Saving lives Investing in further testing for irradiating childhood illnesses. 

Maternal health and intrapartum care: equipment to enhance safety 

Neonatal care investment

Dr Amani, Head of Child, Newborn, Reproductive, Maternal and Adolescent Health, Ministry of Health Cameroon

 16.20  International Case Study: Drawing Comparisons from Other Developing Healthcare Markets

What can Africa learn from the more developed systems?

Implementing strategies using international examples

Examples from Germany, China and Malaysia

2020 opportunities 

Mr Achebe, CEO, AIDE Africa

 16.40    Oncology investment in Africa: An              overview form the Egyptian       Ministry of Health

World leading diagnostic and therapeutic technologies: Exploring Proton Therapy and Cyper Knife technology In depth: 

What other devices that can improve the healthcare out come for cancer patients? 

Business models applicable to low and middle income countries: How can they enter this type of devices market? 

Paediatric oncology: A successful hospital model 

Hala Zaid, Assistant for Minister of Health and Population, Ministry of Health Egypt 

 17.00  Chairman’s Closing Remarks

 17.30  Close of Conference - The Networking Party Begins. We invite you all to attend the complimentary Jazz Evening in the Dental Summit hall with food, drink, entertainment and The Africa Healthcare Awards!

 


 08.30  Registration & Coffee

 09.30  Opening Chairperson Remarks

 09.40  KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Expanding Infrastructure for Healthcare

Major expansion plans revealed in East, Southern, West and Southern Africa

Facilities improvement plans

Mapping out the key areas for new hospital builds

Moving forward with the future of healthcare infrastructure

Mr Maini, CEO, Medanta Africare

 10.00 Improving Accessibility to Healthcare Facilities - GE Healthcare (sponsor)

 10.30  Ministry of Tunisia: What makes e-health essential for Tunisia?

What are the main programs planned by Tunisia in e-health?

Health Information Systems

Using Telemedecine

Realisation and impact on the population

Mr Ismail, E-Health Special Advisor, Ministry of Health Tunisia

 10.50  Morning Networking and Refreshments in the Exhibition Hall

 11.20  Arian Teleheal: Telemedicine Explained

Explained: Live telemedicine work and its operation

Summary of the impact, reach and future expansion of Teleheal

To outline challenges and solutions to live telemedicine

To give an insight into the future of telemedicine using augmented reality

Dr Arian, CEO, Arian Teleheal

 11.40  PANEL DISCUSSION: Southern Africa –Major Developments and Opportunities

Technology innovation

Rural communities adopting innovation

Improving coverage and adequacy of cash transfers

Private healthcare investment opportunities

Moderator: Mrs Ogolla, Director, Pediatric AIDS Foundation   

Panellists: Dr Mujovo, Chair Advisor to the Minister for Health, Ministry of Health Mozambique

Mr Sangweni, CEO, Eshowe Hospital

Ms Mohapi, Operations Director, Queen Mamohato Memorial Hospital, Likotsi, Mabote and Qoaling Clincs

 12.20  Innovating Equipment and Processes in Radio Therapy Treatment – Elekta (sponsor)

 12.50  PANEL DISCUSSION: North Africa – A Region for Investment

New Investment in Algeria

Distribution of health resources

Investment in workforce distribution

Procurement: Efficiency and development Morocco

Moderator: Al Mazroui Medical and Chemical Supplies

Panellists: Mr Awada, Head of Anesthesiology, Cairo University

Mr Sami, CEO, Elarby Hospital

 13.30 Lunch and Networking in the Exhibition Hall

 11.40  PANEL DISCUSSION: Southern Africa –Major Developments and Opportunities

Technology innovation

Rural communities adopting innovation

Improving coverage and adequacy of cash transfers

Private healthcare investment opportunities

Moderator: Mrs Ogolla, Director, Pediatric AIDS Foundation   

Panellists: Dr Mujovo, Chair Advisor to the Minister for Health, Ministry of Health Mozambique

Mr Sangweni, CEO, Eshowe Hospital

Ms Mohapi, Operations Director, Queen Mamohato Memorial Hospital, Likotsi, Mabote and Qoaling Clincs

 12.20  Innovating Equipment and Processes in Radio Therapy Treatment – Elekta (sponsor)

 12.50  PANEL DISCUSSION: North Africa – A Region for Investment

New Investment in Algeria

Distribution of health resources

Investment in workforce distribution

Procurement: Efficiency and development Morocco

Moderator: Al Mazroui Medical and Chemical Supplies

Panellists: Mr Awada, Head of Anesthesiology, Cairo University

Mr Sami, CEO, Elarby Hospital

 13.30 Lunch and Networking in the Exhibition Hall

 14.30  PANEL DISCUSSION:Healthcare Safety In Africa

Education

Reducing litigation

Regulation in African hospitals

Pharmaceutical regulation

Drugs Safety

Safety First! Lost lasting tips for improvement and sustainability

Moderator: Ms Longley, CEO, AMREF

Panellists: Mr Billa, CEO, Helen Joseph Hospital

Prof Mazwai, Chairperson, Office of Health Standards Compliance South Africa

Mr Kaliika, Medical Director, Case Hospital Uganda

Dr Onajin-Obembe, President, Africa Regional Section, World Federation of Societies Anaesthesiologists

 15.10  Panel Discussion: Public Private Partnerships

The Ministerial perspective

The private perspective

Working together

Moving forwards: Key areas for investment

Moderator: Dr Thakker, CEO, Kenya Healthcare Federation

Panellists: Selection of Ministers and public private healthcare experts

 15.40  Afternoon Networking and Refreshments in the Exhibition Hall

 16.00  Highlighting the Key Emerging Trends in Private Healthcare in Kenya

Demographics

Opportunities for investment

Potential universal health insurance

Economic growth

Urbanization

Health entrepreneurship

Medical tourism

Mr Odundo, CEO, Nairobi Hospital

 16.20  PANEL DISCUSSION: Investing in West Africa

Investment for cutting edge equipment

Partnerships between financial institutions for health development

Private healthcare expansion leaders in development

Urban and rural healthcare growth: an infrastructure demand

Moderator: Mr Bhandari, CEO, Lagoon Hospitals

Panellists: Dr Maka, Cheif Public Health Officer Ministry of Health Cameroon

Dr Bamgboya, Clinical Director, St Nicholas Hospital

Dr Baptiste, CEO, Oxford Epidemiology

Dr Nomhwange, National Consultant, WHO

17.00  Advances and Investment opportunities in infertility treatment in Africa:

Technology advancement

Improving outcomes

Investment opportunities

Moving forward 

Dr Adageba, CEO, The Ruma Fertility Clinc

 17.20  Chairman’s Closing Remarks

 17.30  Close of Conference