AI in Healthcare

The use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) can improve the accuracy of diagnostics and contribute to accessible, affordable, and good quality healthcare.

This web-talk will discuss new technologies, challenges, and way forward for AI in healthcare to achieve the SDG Good Health and Well-being. Experts from India, Germany, and Japan will focus on big data for improving public health and personal healthcare, as well as the use of AI in medical technology. They will present research in individual therapy, risk stratification of diseases, clinical diagnostics and drug discovery.

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Event Information

July 20, 2021, 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM

Organizer(s): DWIH New Delhi


Gerd Hoefner

Senior Vice President Special CTO Projects, Siemens Healthineers India

Siemens’s Al-powered solutions help to automate and standardize workflows and complex diagnostics to meet the needs of individual patients. Its new age solutions in imaging technology that transform care delivery, expand precision medicine, and improve the patient experience will be presented at this talk.

Prof. Dr. Satoru Miyano

Professor, Institute of Medical Science, The University of Tokyo

University of Tokyo conducts high end and interdisciplinary research on AI. Its research on AI in Healthcare with focus on research and applications of AI in hospital settings will be presented at this talk. Topics will include AI tools for diagnosis, analysis, training, communication and more.

U. Deva Priyakumar

Professor, IIIT Hyderabad

IHub-Data and INAI at IIIT Hyderabad in collaboration with the Government of India, the Government of Telangana and Intel develop novel data-driven technologies to provide quality healthcare at a population scale. Our initiatives and recent work on AI for risk stratification and mortality prediction in COVID19 and drug discovery will be presented in the talk.

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Nejdl

Managing Director, L3S Research Centre, Leibniz Universität Hannover

The Leibniz AI Lab is a part of the International Future Labs funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research. The lab focuses on state-of-the-art research in AI. It develops intelligent solutions for personalized medicine such as individual therapies, tailored medication, and precise diagnoses. Research projects on personalized medicine will be presented at this talk.

Dr. Almuth Wietholtz-Eisert

International Affairs, Leibniz Association




Explore the other web-talks in the series!

The Web-Talk Series: Artificial Intelligence (AI)  for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) runs from 19th July to 21st July 2021. It will explore the role of AI for SDGs – Quality Education, Good Health and Well-Being, and Zero Hunger. Experts from India, Germany, Japan, and Switzerland will present research projects and good practices related to AI in agriculture, healthcare and education. They will address topics such as AI-driven personalized treatment, AI in crop improvement, and AI for customized learning.

19th July 2021 – Artificial Intelligence in Agriculture

21st July 2021 – Artificial Intelligence in Education

Web-talk series partners: IndiaAI, Bavarian-Indian Centre (BayIND), Swissnex India, and  DWIH Tokyo