Innovations in Health care and Technology:
Bring global lessons to Vietnam and vice versa

8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
OCTOBER 16, 2019
Vinhomes Riverside, Long Bien, Hanoi

Hosted by Hosted by the VinUniversity Project, in collaboration with
Cornell University and the University of Pennsylvania
  1. To develop strong relationships with healthcare and related technology organizations for long-term collaboration in teaching, research and career management.
  2. To learn from innovative solutions implemented by industry and assess their relevancy within the Vietnamese context.
  3. To initiate academic – industry dialogue for setting up trans-disciplinary research themes at VinUniversity.
  4. To develop ideas for cross-disciplinary teaching between health sciences and engineering.
Participants AGENDA
08:30 – 08:45 Registration
08:45 – 09:00 Welcome Remarks
Rohit Verma - Founding Provost, VinUniversity Project
09:00 – 10:30 SESSION 1: Elderly Living Care in Vietnam and Around the World
09:00 – 09:20 Topic 1: State of Health and Wellness in Vietnam - Opportunities and Challenges
Speaker: Maurizio Trevisan - Dean, VinUniversity College of Health Sciences
09:20– 09:40 Topic 2: Aging Population, Care Needs and the Elderly Care System in Vietnam
Speaker: Giang Thanh Long –Director of Institute of Public Policy and Management (IPPM) at National Economics University, Hanoi.
09:40 – 10:00 Topic 3: Senior Living and Care - Lessons Learned for Vietnam
Speaker: Brooke Hollis - Executive Director, Cornell Institute for Healthy Futures and Kelly Abramson - Executive, International Business Development, Penn Medicine
10:00 – 10:30 Group Brainstorming Session - Q & A
10:30 – 10:45 Group Photo and Break
10:45 – 12:15 SESSION 2: Technology, Big Data, and Analytics (Digital Transformation) in Healthcare
10:45 – 11:00 Topic 4: Radiologist’s AI Assistant – Challenges and the Road Ahead to Infuse AI to Medical Diagnostic.
Speaker: Truong Quoc Hung – CEO of VinBrain LLC (Vingroup)
11:00 – 11:15 Topic 5: Digital Transformation - The Promises and Getting There
Speaker: Charles Lim - Business Manager, SYNGO and Digital Health Services, SIEMENS
11:15 – 11:30 Topic 6: Setting the Research Agenda for FinTech in Healthcare in Vietnam
Speaker: Tran Xuan Bach - Vice Head, Dept. of Health Economics, Hanoi Medical University
11:30 – 12:00 Group Brainstorming Session - Q & A
12:00 – 12:15 SESSION 3: Concluding Remarks and Next Steps Discussion
Le Mai Lan – Vice Chairwoman of Vingroup, VinUniversity President
12:15 – 14:00 Networking Lunch


VinUniversity Project, Cornell University and the University of Pennsylvania are pleased to introduce the following renowned speakers