Health & Wellbeing

The best breakthroughs in healthcare

COVID-19 has compelled an extraordinary shift in the health industry and pushed the boundaries of what we ever thought possible — from cancer-finding AI to the fastest vaccine development in history. We look at the emerging technologies changing the world, the groundbreaking advances saving lives, and the people whose outstanding achievements are reshaping and reforming the health industry.

We take a closer look at the brilliant companies and leading luminaries making enormous advances in the way we view and provide care. From prescribing psychedelics and cheating death to slamming the brakes on the next pandemic, every second on this stage will be filled with awe-inspiring innovations, promising applications and a bubbling excitement for what’s next in healthcare.

What’s in it for you?

Hear all about the aftermath of COVID-19 and how the resulting technologies are quickly changing the world as we know it.

Peer into today’s most exponential trends like microbiome science, mRNA technology and psychedelics — and find out where they’ll take us.

Explore the most exciting revolutions and global breakthroughs in mental health, telemedicine and vaccine development

Get answers to the biggest questions, including

How close are we to solving the problem of ageing?

How do we prevent the next pandemic?

How is AI helping us fight cancer?

Is our gut the key to solving neurological timebombs like Parkinsons?

How do we create more comprehensive solutions for women’s health?

Meet the speakers

At the end of the day, we want to make sure the technologies running in the background enable the clinicians and patients to be at the forefront. Because that is the most important element.

— Laura Robinson, Health & Life Sciences Lead at Microsoft UK