Archived Events and Presentations

Date Event Name Location Presenter(s)
December 5, 2014 1 – 12:30pm Deloitte Tech, Media & Telecom Panel Seasons 52, Tysons Corner Mall
December 2, 2014 10 am – 12 pm InvestMaryland Judges ForumOn Tuesday, December 2nd from 10 am – 12 pm, the Maryland Department of Business & Economic Development (DBED) will host the IMC Judge’s Forum at the World Trade Center – Baltimore. During this event, judges will:- Hear an overview of the competition – How it works, When to score and Next steps
– Receive training on how to register and navigate the new TechMATCH system. TechMATCH is a web-based application submission program
– Learn from past judges their best practices for reviewing and scoring applications and mentoring start-ups
– Hear about IMC partnership and sponsorship opportunities
World Trade Center – Baltimore, 401 East Pratt Street, 21st FL, Baltimore, MD, United States
November 21, 2014 9a.m. – 11 a.m. United Nations New Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Roundtable
As a new element in the GSSD Expo this Round Table will allow for an interlocution between all partners including Ministers, UN focal points, mayors, municipal leaders, CEOs and investors, toward creating a new global partnership to deliver sustainable development in the post-2015 context. Partners will exchange strategies with regard to public-private partnerships and adjacent topics such as urban agriculture, investment, and accessible tourism will be the initial scope of discussion. The Round Table will bring together diverse sectors who champion different areas of social and economic endeavors for sustainable development. Each sector will highlight their respective contributions in scaling up development solutions.
Hall of the Americas, Organization of American States
November 19-20, 2014 Social Innovation Summit 2014: Innovation Showcase Redwood City, CA
November 14, 2014 McKinsey Latin America Forum for Health
Mexico City, Mexico
Oct 29, 2014 (6:00-7:15pm)

offers a unique opportunity for Duke graduate and undergraduate students from diverse schools and disciplines to work together in teams of four to five to generate innovative ideas for the OpenIDEO Fighting Ebola Challenge.

Sponsored by the Social Entrepreneurship Accelerator at Duke (SEAD), the Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship (CASE), the Duke Global Health Institute (DGHI), the Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative (I&E), the International Partnership for Innovative Healthcare Delivery (IPIHD), the Duke Institute for Healthcare Innovation (DIHI), and the Sanford School of Public Policy (Sanford).

Duke Fuqua School of Business Ting Shih, Presenter
Oct 16-17, 2014

Mobile Health and Innovative Healthcare Delivery Models.
The challenge of creating better health outcomes for each dollar spent, remains one of the greatest challenges to health systems. Some trends in technology innovations such as microsensors, diagnostic at the point of care testing, diagnostic imaging, expert systems for clinical decisions, and “omics” (genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics, epigenomics, etc.) offer great opportunities to reduce costs and improve clinical outcomes.


Exploring technological advances applied to screening, diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of diseases that optimize human and financial resources.
Provide successful experiences of innovative delivery models supported in disruptive technologies that have allowed the efficiency of health care, in order to broaden the range of possibilities in these delivery models and open new horizons for the development of the health sector and improve the effectiveness of health care.
Explore the social and political challenges of Colombia to be taken into account in the implementation of innovative models and disruptive technologies in the delivery of health services.

Bogotá Theatre and Teatro Faenza – Central University
Calle 22 # 5-62 – Bogotá, Colombia
Ting Shih, Presenter
May 20, 2014
Baltimore Aquarium Ting Shih, IT Category Winner
May 9, 2014
Georgetown room at the Washington Hilton Hotel
1919 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, DC
Ting Shih, Guest Lecturer
Teresa Chahine, Lecturer
Apr 18, 2014
Harvard School of Public Health Ting Shih, Guest Lecturer
Teresa Chahine, Lecturer
Apr 17, 2014
Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology Course – Data Driven Healthcare: Revolutionizing Medicine and Public Health with Big Data
MIT Media Lab Ting Shih, Guest Lecturer
Todd Reid, Lecturer
Sandy Pentland, Professor
Apr 6-7, 2014
Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center on the Potomac, Maryland, USA Ting Shih, Presenter
Ari 2-4, 2014
Duke100 Fuqua Drive, Durham NC Ting Shih, Presenter
Dec 9, 2013 (2:30-3:30pm)

Today’s “boomers” are driving change in the healthcare system. This session discusses how wearable, point-of-care, patient self-management and other emerging technologies will supplement the increasing demand on healthcare services and the decreasing number of providers. It will explore an array of related and other promising emerging trends and opportunities which aid seniors entering a hyper-connected world.

Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center on the Potomac, Maryland, USA Ting Shih, Presenter
Nov 21, 2013 (9:00-12pm)

Start-Up Chile is a program created by the Chilean Government, executed by Corfo via InnovaChile, that seeks to attract early stage, high-potential entrepreneurs to bootstrap their startups in Chile, using it as a platform to go global. The end goal of the accelerator program is to convert Chile into the definitive innovation and entrepreneurial hub of Latin America; this is a mission shared by the Government of Chile and is a primary focus of the Ministry of Economy.ClickMedix was selected among more than 1,000 applicants to take one of 15 spots on Demo Day.

Santiago, Chile Ting Shih, Presenter
Nov 6, 2013 (11-12:30pm EST)

Business Call to Action (BCtA), in partnership with the Business Fights Poverty (BFP) and the Center For Health Market Innovations (CHMI) will host a public webinar to discuss increasing and improving access to healthcare services for the poor in underserved markets.
Register to participate in an engaging discussion with ClickMedix, Novartis and HAPINOY/MicroVentures about healthcare innovations through inclusive business models. Learn about challenges as well as opportunities these companies face in developing and scaling initiatives that enable low-income communities to access healthcare service and medicines at affordable prices.

Webinar, broadcasted from New York, NY Ting Shih, Presenter
Sept 21, 2103 (10am-8pm)

ClickMedix supported the launch of Grameen PrimaCare, a non-profit organization that provides high-quality, affordable health care and education to underserved communities. By capitalizing on the highly successful Grameen “group model,” and combining it with a comprehensive approach to health care, Grameen provides members with access to enhanced primary care services, a wellness center, health tools, mobile health technologies, and a combination of discounted services.

New York, NY, USA Ting Shih and Ryan Carag
Sep 19, 2013 (2-5pm)

Launched in 2008, the Business Call to Action (BCtA) aims to accelerate progress towards the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by challenging companies to develop inclusive business models that offer the potential for both commercial success and development impact.

The BCtA global leadership platform is supported by the Australian Agency for International Development, the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, the UK Department for International Development, the US Agency for International Development, the United Nations Development Programme, the United Nations Global Compact, and the Clinton Global Initiative.

Worldwide, 82 companies have responded to the BCtA by making commitments to improve the lives and livelihoods of millions through commercially-viable business ventures that engage low-income people as consumers, producers, suppliers, and distributors of goods and services.

New York, NY, USA Ting Shih, Inductee
May 5, 2013 (8:30-12pm)

The inaugural Telemedicine Venture Fair provides a forum for education, structured networking and collaboration between telemedicine and mHealth start-ups and establish venture capital. This half-day session provides a collaborative environment for the investment community and emerging telehealth to unite.

The Fair includes a panel of experts from the investment community to share words of advice and experiences on strategic partnerships, venture financing, and the state of the telehealth market. It also features presentations from some of the most exciting emerging companies in the industry and networking sessions for all participants.

Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX, USA Ting Shih, Presenter
April 9, 2013 (11:40am)

The 10th Annual World Health Care Congress (WHCC) is committed to improving global health care by bringing together business, political, and academic leaders to actively share information and collaborate to improve the overall quality and cost of health delivery in the US and throughout the world.

Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center on the Potomac, Maryland, USA Ting Shih, Presenter
Mar 6-8, 2013 Global Marathon: Women in Engineering & Technology. Inspire. Inform. Change the world.
In most countries women are under-represented in engineering and technology professions. The Marathon–a free, virtual event–engages women (and their supporters) from any discipline, experience level, age, interest, culture, industry or employer. It encourages any and every woman in engineering and technology to create opportunities for connecting through discussions locally and globally.
Virtual Ting Shih, Presenter
Feb 22-23, 2013 ID Hackathon
Join Harvard and MIT Global Poverty Initiative for ID Hack, a 28-hour hackathon February 22-23 at Microsoft NERD that will bring together hackers and NGOs to work on problems that will make an impact on international development.
Microsoft NERD, MIT Campus, Cambridge, MA Ting Shih, Mentor
Feb 22, 2013 (12:30-7pm) Innovation + Implementation: Bringing New Technologies to the Developing World
Join Boston University School of Public Health Pharmaceuticals Program to hear from diverse selection of industry and public health experts in an interactive format to stimulate discussion and debate surrounding these complex issues. These varying perspectives will provide insight on the future implications of the increasing interface between the pharmaceutical industry and public health. The symposium will conclude with a networking reception.
72 E. Concord St, 14th Floor, Hiebert Lounge, Boston University, MA, USA Ting Shih, Panelist
Feb 10, 2013 (3:15-4:30pm) Harvard Social Enterprise Conference: Challenges Facing Heathcare Innovation in a Global ContextThe charge to increase the reach of healthcare delivery has primarily been led by NGOs and other institutions in the public sphere. This panel will explore the role that innovative business solutions from both established healthcare industry players and burgeoning entrepreneurs can play in helping to solve the healthcare crisis, the interplay of such business ventures with philanthropic organizations, and the challenges they face. Harvard Business School, Cambridge, MA Ting Shih, Panelist
Feb 5, 2013 (12-1pm) MIT Japan Start-Up Exhibit

Keidanren Kaikan
1-3-2,Otemachi,Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo,Japan
Ting Shih and Ryan Carag, Exhibitors
Dec 5, 2012 (5:30-9pm) Montgomery Chamber of Commerce Awards Ceremony: Verl Zanders EMERGING BUSINESS OF THE YEAR FINALISTS – ClickMedix, AirPatrol, BrainScope Bethesda North Marriott and County Conference Center
5701 Marinelli Road, North Bethesda, MD 20852
Ting Shih, Finalist Awardee
Dec 3-5, 2012 mHealth Summit: EngAGE Pavilion Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, National Harbor, Maryland 20745 Ting Shih and Jodi Lyons
Nov 18, 2012 (1-5pm) Senior Citizens’ Dialogue: Association of American Counselors on Ethnic Eldercare Services The Fairfax Retirement Community, 9140 Belvoir Woods Parkway, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060 Ting Shih and Jodi Lyons
Nov 7, 2012 Tapping into the healthcare market with disruptive technology, Presentation and Q&A by Ting Shih, hosted by Young Entrepreneurs Network Market Place. Webinar Ting Shih, Presenter
Oct 26, 2012 (2-6pm) Collaborating and Fusion of Efforts in Global Health 901 Photonics (8 St Mary St), Boston University, MA Ting Shih, Presenter
Oct 25, 2012 (2:10pm Demo Session) Connected Health Symposium demo session: The Innovators: 10 Demos of Products That Could Make a Difference. Park Plaza Hotel, Main Ball Room, Boston, MA Ting Shih, Presenter
Oct 8-13, 2012 Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards and Women’s Forum France Ting Shih, Presenter
June 5, 2012 Maryland Health IT Innovations Forum The Tech Council of Maryland (TCM), Montgomery County Department of Economic Development (DED), and the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce (MCCC) will present Health It Innovations. (Johns Hopkins University, Montgomery County Campus, 9605 Medical Center Drive Building 3, Room 112-121)




Rockville, MD Ting Shih, Presenter
June 1, 2012 Society for Prevention Research: Risk Reduction – Exploring the Role of Respect, Resilience, and Technology: Use of mobile telemedicine for cervical cancer screening: Improving access to cancer prevention for HIV positive women in Botswana (2:45 PM – 4:15 PM; Congressional D)Note: This presentation contains medical images which may be unsuitable for those not accustomed.


Hyatt Regency, Washington, DC Ting Shih, Presenter
May 24, 2012 Rock Health XX Retreat San Francisco, CA Ting Shih
May 9, 2012 Alzheimer’s Association – Washington Monuments Luncheon Washington, DC Ting Shih
April 24, 2012 2012 MIT Information Technology Conference Start up Exhibit: Recent innovations will be on exhibit from a range of start-up and spin-off companies with MIT roots. Those firms will be showcasing their wares, and even providing attendees with opportunities for hands-on demos, at this lunchtime new technology product exposition that is sure to be a Conference highlight. Cambridge, MA Ting Shih, Presenter
April 16-18, 2012 World Health Care Congress poster session Gaylord Convention Ctr, Washington, DC Ting Shih, Presenter
March 23, 2012 Rock Health Round Table Discussion: Building a Successful mHealth Company and Payment Models San Francisco, CA Ting Shih, Speaker
March 22, 2012 Medical Devices Thought Leadership Summit San Francisco, CA Ting Shih, Thought Leader
February 25, 2012 MIT Sloan Healthcare Case Competition: Digital Marketing for Healthcare Cambridge, MA Ting Shih, Judge
December 12, 2011 Forum on Tele-Geriatric Nursing Innovations, hosted by Asian Institute of Management Manila, Philippines Nina Soliman
December 6, 2011 mHealth Summit: Mobile Health Venture Fair presented by mHIMSS




Washington, DC Ting Shih, Philip Miller
November 23, 2011 Advancing Universal Healthcare through Telehealth: ClickMedix mHealth Start-Up Lab Manila, Philippines Ting Shih, Nina Soliman
November 17, 2011 MIT Development Ventures Course Guest Lecture




Cambridge, MA Ting Shih
November 7-8, 2011 World Healthcare Innovation and Technology Congress: Use of Mobile Telemedicine for Cervical Cancer Screening


Washington, DC Ting Shih
April 25, 2011 MIT Global Mobile Health Panel: Empowering the individual with technology-based solutions Cambridge, MA Don Yansen
February 17-18, 2011 Economist Conferences: Healthcare in Asia 2011 Hong Kong Ting Shih, Phil Miller
December 9, 2010 TEDx Monga: Make it Real! Taipei, Taiwan Ting Shih
December 3, 2010 BizTech@Wharton Conference Keynote Panel: mHealth and mBanking Philadelphia, PA, USA Rubayat Khan
November 30, 2010 Mobile Healthcare Industry Summit: Interactive Panel Discussion- Which Business Models Will Drive the Successful Monetisation of MHealthcare? Dubai, UAE Mohammad Chowdhury, Board Member
November 8-10, 2010 mHealth Summit: The Use of Mobile (Cellular) Oral Telemedicine in Botswana Washington, DC, USA Sankalpo Ghose, Rubayat Khan, Dr. Tsholo Molefi, Ting Shih, Don Yansen,
November 8, 2010 M4D2010 (Mobile Communication Technology for Development): The Use of Mobile (Cellular) Oral Telemedicine in Botswana Kampala, Uganda Ryan Littman-Quinn
October 13, 2010 Emerging Market Workshop ~ Media Lab Action! Cambridge, MA, USA Ting Shih
October 4-6, 2010 Social Capital Markets Conference (SOCAP10): Omidyar Mobile Fast Pitch San Francisco, CA, USA Ting Shih, Don Yansen, Mohammad Chowdhury
September 27-28, 2010 MIT’s Future of Technology Summit: Connected Caring Consumers – Can Consumers Cure Healthcare and Themselves? Cambridge, MA, USA Don Yansen
September 12-15, 2010 MEDINFO 2010 13th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics: Solutions in Global Women’s Health Care Delivery: Use of Mobile Telemedicine for Cervical Cancer Screening(Gormley RH, Quinley KE, Shih T, Zsep S, Steiner A, Ramogola-Masire D, Kovarik CL) Cape Town, South Africa Dr. Carrie Kovarik
August 6, 2010 The American Academy of Dermatology: Summer Academy Meeting 2010 Chicago, IL, USA Ting Shih
July 18-23, 2010 XVII International AIDS Conference: Skills-building Workshop “Distance Based Learning Technologies E-Health and Social Media for Clinical HIV Management: Expert Sourcing for Real-Time AIDS Management by Front-Line Health Workers Vienna, Austria Ting Shih
June 8-9, 2010 Mobile Applications: Training Workshop for South-Asia World Bank Staff New Delhi, India Mridul Chowdhury
May 15-18, 2010 American Telemedicine Association 15th Annual International Meeting and Exposition: The Use of Mobile Telemedicine for Remote Diagnosis of Cervical Lesions(Quinley KE, Gormley RH, Zsep S, Steiner A, Shih T, Ramogola-Masire D, Kovarik CL) San Antonio, TX, USA Rachel Gormley
May 5-10, 2010 American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) Annual conference 2010: Mobile Teledermatology in Ghana: Sending and Answering Consults via Mobile Platform(Rosen A, Osei-Tutu A, Kovarik C, Siegel D, Shih T, Amanquah N, Osei-Tutu E, Haligah C, Addo H, Konnie A) Miami Beach, FL, USA Achiamah Osei-tutu
May 1, 2010 2010 Global Public Health & Technology Conference: Moving Beyond the Technology Harvard Kennedy School, Cambridge, MA, USA Don Yansen
April 17-18, 2010 Global Health Innovate 2010, Unite For Site, Yale University: The Use of Mobile Telemedicine for Remote Diagnosis of Cervical Lesions(Quinley KE, Gormley RH, Zsep S, Steiner A, Shih T, Ramogola-Masire D, Kovarik CL) New Haven, CT, USA Kelly Quinley
April 10, 2010 16th Annual International Development Conference: Insights, Leadership, and Innovation: Charting New Frontiers Cambridge, MA, USA Don Yansen
March 5-10, 2010 American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) Annual conference 2010: The Use of Mobile Telemedicine for Remote Diagnosis of Cervical Lesions(Rosen A, Osei-Tutu A, Kovarik C, Siegel D, Shih T, Amanquah N, Osei-Tutu E, Haligah C, Addo H, Konnie A) Miami Beach, FL, USA Dr. Achiamah Osei-Tutu
January 26-30, 2010 Prince Mahidol Award Confernce 2010 Global Health Information Forum Bangkok, Thailand Mridul Chowdhury
December 4, 2009 eAsia 2009: Keynote at “The Future of Telemedicine” session Colombo, SriLanka Mridul Chowdhury
December 4, 2009 University of Pennsylvania Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) Retreatet Philadelpiha, PA Kelly Quinley
November 14, 2009 Net Impact Conference: Design for Extreme Affordability Panel Discussion Ithaca, NY Ting Shih