October 5, 2017 12:00 pm Adelaide

Join Adelaide’s med tech and digital health community for an afternoon of key information and industry insight from international and national leaders in the sector.

ANDHealth Digital Health Series- Adelaide
Venue: The NEW University of Adelaide Health and Medical Science building,
North Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000
Date: 5th October 2017
Time: 12-5pm followed by networking


Industry leaders gather to discuss key topics for digital health companies:

  • Securing health tech investment
  • Successful translation and incorporation of research outputs
  • Hear from international corporates and SMEs on business partnering
  • Hear from local companies who have built successful digital health businesses


Speakers Include:

  • Adam Wardell- Head of Strategy, Innovation and Business Development at Novartis, responsible for shaping future innovative growth opportunities, including from novel fields of research in start-ups and scientific institutions globally.
  • Melissa McBurnie- Adelaide based Investment Manager for Brandon Capital, responsible for identifying promising investment candidates in the life science.
  • Darby To- co-founder of Aurenda Capital, specialising in healthcare innovation investment, shares practical insights on investment in digital health.
  • Prof. Anton van den Hengel- Director, Australian Centre for Visual Technologies, winner of the 2017 SA Science Excellence Award for Research Collaboration, on industry engagement and advances in machine learning
  • Bronwyn Le Grice- Managing Director and co-founder of ANDHealth, has a background in venture capital, business strategy and corporate development in the digital health sector, spearheads a panel addressing investment in the digital health sector.
  • Steven Giglio- Scientific Director LBT Innovations.


Join us afterwards for drinks and networking with the speakers from 5 pm.


Current Program


Item Speaker
Welcome Bronwyn Le Grice and Kiara Bechta-Metti
Building a digital technology that sticks Planet Innovation, Ian MacFarlane
Machine Learning revolutionising healthcare Australian Centre for Visual TechnologiesProf. Anton van den Hengel, Director
Incorporating AI into business successfully LBT Innovations, Steven GiglioScientific Director
Afternoon Tea
From invention to impact- story of a successful medical device company Signostics, Andrew Niemiec, Senior Research Engineer
SA Digital Health Startup: improving patient care through early intervention Personify care, Ken SamanCEO
Collaborating across science and Industry: key tips and trips MPT Innovation Group, Gary Morgan, Managing Director
Engaging with corporates- what are they looking for? Novartis, Adam Wardell, Head of Strategy, Innovation & BD & Licencing
Investment in Health Tech Panel Moderator:  Bronwyn Le Grice, MD, ANDHealth.Panel:

Melissa McBurney, MRCF

Darby To, Aurenda Partners

Adam Wardell, Novartis


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