MedTech Hackathon in its 4th year running is a week-long event in which 50 students and young entrepreneurs (10 from Stanford University together with 40 from Hong Kong) will be spending a week to look at how innovation and technology can change the future of healthcare in and out of hospitals.

Co-organised by the University of Hong Kong (HKU) and Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP), the DreamCatchers MedTech Hackathon Hong Kong 2019 will be led by Dr Robert Chang and teams from Stanford University, HKU, HKUST and HKSTP.

Through the MedTech Hackathon,  participants will learn Biodesign methodologies, design thinking, business model canvas, visit the Queen Mary and other Hospitals to discover the problems to be solved, and more….

This year’s theme: Innovations for Crowded Hospitals

Date:       June 24 -29, 2019
Venue:   iDendron, The University of Hong Kong
                 HKSTP @ Wheelock Gallery, Admiralty

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Revisit MedTech Hackathon 2018, this is what you can expect!

THE MedTech Hackathon 2019 PROGRAM

This is a unique opportunity to work with a multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural team from Stanford University, The University of Hong Kong and other universities in Hong Kong, together with young entrepreneurs to discover, innovate and potentially providing possible solution to healthcare and clinical problems.  Many cities around the world is facing the problems of over-crowded hospital and fast ageing population.  Innovation and Technology offer many feasible and cost-effective solutions to these problems.  Check out our Program Rundown to learn more….

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3-YEARS OF EXPERIENCE on BIODESIGN from STANFORD

HACKATHON VENUES

iDendron @ HKU

1/F Knowles Building

The University of Hong Kong

HKSTP Wheelock Gallery @ Admiralty

2/F, Queensway Plaza, 93 Queensway

Admiralty, Hong Kong

HACKATHON LEADERS

Dr Robert CHANG

Assistant Professor in Ophthalmology
School of Medicine
Stanford University

Prof Paul CHEUNG

Honorary Professor
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
University of Hong Kong

Dr Carrie LING

Senior Lecturer
Division of Integrative Systems & Design
School of Engineering
HKUST

Lily TROUNG

Senior Lecturer
Co-Founder & CEO
Clear Ear
Spin-off from Stanford University

Ravi PAMNANI

Founder & CEO
Intact Therapeutics