13 January 2022
GMT +4 Virtual
09:00 Welcome remarks
Dr. Fatih Mehmet Gul, Chief Executive Officer, Fakeeh University Hospital
09:10 Keynote presentation
H.E Dr. Amin Hussain Al Ameeri, Asst. Undersecretary of Health Regulation Sector
Ministry of Health and Prevention, UAE
09:20 Panel discussion: Public private partnerships to grow underdeveloped healthcare services
• Meeting the demand for specialized care
• Facilitate access to health care services
• Improve inbound medical tourism

Shurooq AlBanna, Specialist-Investment and Public-Private Partnerships, Dubai Health Authority
Dr. Howard S. Podolsky, Group Chief Executive Officer, Cambridge Medical and Rehabilitation Center
Dr. Jean-Marc Gauer, Chief Executive Officer, RAK Hospital

Moderated by:
Ahmed Faiyaz, Partner and Head of Healthcare, Advisory, KPMG Lower Gulf
10:00 Presentation
The role of blockchain technology in telehealth and telemedicine
• Traceability of remote treatment
• Trustworthy health insurance services
• Automation of follow-up care service for patients

Dr. Samer Ellaham, MD, CPHQ, FACMQ, EFQM, FAHA, FACC, FACP, Cardiology Consultant, Director Accreditation
| Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi Clinical Professor Gulf Medical University | Middle East Chair, Patient Safety Movement
10:10 Panel discussion: Inter-hospital collaboration for accessible and equitable healthcare services
• Collaborations structures and governance characteristics
• Role of policy makers
• Being a component of a larger care network

Dr. Sadir Alrawi, Chief Executive Officer, Burjeel Medical City
Mohamad Fakih, RN, MScN, Chief Nursing Officer, Fakeeh University Hospital
Dr. Mohaymen Abdelghany, Chief Executive Officer, Danat Al Emarat Hospital for Women & Children
10:50 Panel discussion: Rapid evolution of consumer technology and influence on healthcare innovation
• Is virtual care a sustainable reality now with wider adoption of wearables and connected medical devices
• Can a watch predict a man’s heart attack?
• Leveraging wearables to build an integrated, data-driven health care ecosystem

Christian Schuhmacher, Chief Executive Officer, King’s College Hospital London
Linda A. Clark, Healthcare Expert
Sarper Tanli, Founder, Diginova Health Solutions
11:30 Presentation
Innovation and disruption in revenue cycle management
• Change management to enhance financial performance
• Process improvement and technological innovation to prevent fraud and abuse
• Leverage AI and machine learning to explore untapped earning potential

Dr. Ahmed Seifeldin, Healthcare Expert
11:40 Panel discussion: Next-generation CRM: what does it take to forge long-lasting relationships with your patients
• Increase patient engagement and build better relationship
• Keep up with demand for better patient experience
• Enhance quality of treatment process and its effectiveness

Dr Haidar Alyousuf, Managing Director, Alfuttaim Health
Maazza Al Magthob, Director of Patient Experience, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi (CCAD)
Dr. Wissam Abdul Hadi, Chief Quality Officer, NMC Royal Hospital Cluster, NMC Royal Hospital – Khalifa City
12:20 Presentation:
Post pandemic challenges: the new normal and evolving scenarios in healthcare
• Trends around the world
• Embracing virtual healthcare
• Increased dependency on surveillance systems and data analytics

David Boucher, MPH, FACHE. Group Chief of Service Excellence, Aster DM Healthcare
12.30 Closing remarks
12:40 End of conference


  • Virtual format that allows you to listen and participate from any location and device

  • Networking sessions with industry leaders, peers from other highly regarded organizations

  • Thought provoking sessions on use of technology to transform healthcare delivery

  • Case studies on successful deployment of medical technologies


  • Stay abreast on smart hospital operations, and what technologies healthcare organizations are adopting to set the foundation for their own

  • Leverage partnerships to improve hospital infrastructure and care delivery

  • Enlighten on the best practices for hospitals on the journey to becoming smart

  • Understand the evolving cyberthreat landscape with the wider adoption of medical technologies