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GITEX Power Conferences expanded

One of the key speakers will be digital health evangelist John Nosta, member of the Google Health Advisory Board.

GITEX Power Conferences expanded
Digital health evangelist John Nosta to speak.

The GITEX Power Conferences has been expanded to cover the latest advances, applications and case-studies across eight industry verticals, featuring a fast-paced, highly-curated programme, with the world's most exciting and challenger brands going head-to-head.

This year, the GITEX Power Conferences will kick off on Sunday, 8th October with Patrick Grove, co-founder and group CEO of Catcha Group and Co-Founder and Chairman of Malaysia-based video-on-demand service iflix speaking on "How iflix aims to outsmart all video on demand services in Asia."

Highlighted verticals will be retail, healthcare, and smart cities on Monday, 9th October; finance, tech leaders, and smart cities on Tuesday, 10th October; transport and logistics and digital marketing on Wednesday, 11th October; and education on Thursday, 12th October. The Education Day will be free and open to the public, and leading schools and universities will be invited to attend.

One of the key speakers will be digital health evangelist John Nosta, member of the Google Health Advisory Board, faculty member at Singularity University, and president of Nostalab, a healthcare think tank, who will present on "Health and Wellness: The Next Habitat for Tech-Humanity".

"We are living in a true inflection point for human history, where there is global will to use technology innovations to make healthcare more efficient, to empower patients with self-care, and to enhance the daily lives of an aging population. GITEX Technology Week provides the global platform to illustrate the digital health continuum, and be in dialogue with the next generation of connected healthcare innovators and futurists," said Nosta.

Overall, GITEX Technology Week 2017 will be the foremost global hub for governments, companies, startups, exhibitors, partners, innovative C-suite executives, and technology experts and futurists to co-create, discover, and learn.

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