Women in STEM Discussion at the IDTechEx Show! USA 2019
At the IDTechEx Show! USA 2019, in Santa Clara, there was a panel discussion on "Women in STEM". This article summarizes the key topics and points from the discussion.
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MEDICA 2019 - Telemedicine
Technologies, companies & lessons learned
IDTechEx analyst Nadia Tsao spoke with Erik Poulsen, CSO & Co-Founder of Cortrium. Cortrium have developed the C3+ ECG patch.
IDTechEx caught up with Dr Wim Christiaens, R&D Director of Quad Industries, at Medica 2019. Quad Industries is a contract manufacturing company specialising in areas such as printed electronics and in-mold electronics.
Charmcare is a medical device company based in Seoul, South Korea. It was founded in 2004 and has been developing wearable accessories for vital sign monitoring since 2014.
Moio was exhibiting its monitoring system at Medica 2019.
CardiacSense are a MedTech company based in Israel. The company has developed a wrist-worn wearable device for the continuous non-invasive monitoring of heart rate, blood pressure and other vital signs (e.g.: stroke volume, respiratory rate).
IDTechEx analyst Nadia Tsao interviewed Amy Zhou from Borsam. Borsam is a Chinese company with 10 years in the ECG business. IDTechEx interviewed Borsam with regards to their skin patch ECG and their telemedicine ECG.
Fraunhofer were also exhibiting a sensor-based assessment system (SEBA), also referred to as Healthband. It was developed through a collaboration between Fraunhofer, Rostock University, Hahn-Schickard, Hamburg Applications and Healthcare X.0. The project is funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)
IDTechEx analysts Nadia Tsao and Ivan De Backer spoke with Thinklabs Brand Champion Jill Ladwig and Thinklabs Adam Smith from Global Business Development.
IDTechEx analyst Nadia Tsao spoke with a representative from Biovotion. Biovotion is a Swiss medical device start up developing a medical, clinical-grade wearable.
IDTechEx interviewed Harrison Rookard, Sales Executive at August International.
StethoMe - based in Poznan, Poland - has developed an electronic stethoscope for use by medical professionals and untrained users alike. The device records sounds automatically when in contact with the skin.
LifeSense Group - a company based in Eindhoven, Netherlands - develops products for monitoring urinary incontinence. Carin is its biggest product (it is for adult women) but at Medica 2019 the company was promoting its new product, Oopsie Heroes.
IEE is an automotive company based in Luxembourg. They have developed a smart shoe sensor from their expertise in developing pressure sensors for the automotive industry.
Aktiia has developed an ambulatory blood pressure monitoring wrist-worn device.