Digital Tools for Addressing Infectious Disease in the Asia-Pacific Region: Challenges and Opportunities


25-26 August 2021
Digital Tools for Addressing Infectious Disease in the Asia-Pacific Region: Challenges and Opportunities
 
Time Subject Moderator / Speaker
25 August 2021    
08:50-09:00 Registrations  
09:00-09:15 Opening Remarks Jui-Yuan Hsueh
Deputy Minister
Ministry of Health and Welfare
Chinese Taipei
09:15-09:25 Group Photo  
09:25-09:55 Keynote Speech
Chinese Taipei Model:
From Surveillance, Resource Mobilization to Multisector Collaboration
Moderator
Jih-Haw Chou
Director-General, Centers for Disease Control, Ministry of Health and Welfare
Chinese Taipei
Speaker
Chien-Jen Chen
Academician, Genomics Research Center, Academia Sinica
Chinese Taipei
  • Session I
Surveillance: Detection, Forecasting and Risk Assessments Moderator
Marjorie Pollack
Deputy Editor, ProMED-mail
United States
09:55-10:10 New Zealand’s COVID-19 Experience: The Role of Digital Tools Shaun Hendy
Professor, Pūnaha Matatini,
University of Auckland
New Zealand
10:10-10:25 Surveillance: Detection, Forecasting and Risk Assessments
The Philippine Experience
Enrique A. Tayag
Director IV, Knowledge Management and Information Technology Service, Department of Health
The Philippines
10:25-10:40 Covid-19 Surveillance and Risk Assessment in Chinese Taipei Jen-Hsiang Chuang
Deputy Director-General, Centers for Disease Control, Ministry of Health and Welfare
Chinese Taipei
10:40-10:55 Panel Discussion I  
10:55-11:05 Break Time  
  • Session II
Response: Resources, Allocation and Mobilization Moderator
Vikki Carr delos Reyes
Medical Specialist III, Epidemiology Bureau, Department of Health
The Philippines
11:05-11:20 ISRAEL vs. COVID
Technology vs. Virus
Ido Hadari
Venture Partner, ALIVE Israel Healthtech Fund;
Chief, Government Relations & Communications, Maccabi Healthcare Services
Israel
11:20-11:35 COVID-19 in Bavaria, Germany – Challenges and Lessons Learned from a Public Health Perspective Merle Böhmer
Epidemiologist, Bavarian Health and Food Safety Authority;
Institute of Social Medicine and Health Systems Research, Otto-von-Guericke-University
Germany
11:35-11:50 Experience Sharing on Developing the Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker (OxCGRT) Toby Phillips
Executive Director, the Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker (OxCGRT)
United Kingdom
11:50-12:05 COVID-19 and Mass Gathering Events in Japan Tomoya Saito
Director, Center for Emergency Preparedness and Response, National Institute of Infectious Diseases
Japan
12:05-12:20 Panel Discussion II  
26 August 2021    
  • Session III
Innovation and Collaboration: Industry, Academia, Government Moderator
Wei-Sen Li
Secretary General, National Science and Technology Center for Disaster Reduction
Chinese Taipei
09:00-09:15 Digital Health for COVID-19 Decision Support and Epidemic Intelligence in Singapore I-Cheng (Mark) Chen
Head, National Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCID) Research Office
Singapore
09:15-09:30 Spreading Knowledge Faster than Outbreaks Kamran Khan
CEO, BlueDot
Canada
09:30-09:45 COVID-19 Digital Epidemiology, Demography and Creating Tools to Reach a Diverse Population Benjamin Rader
Graduate Research Fellow, Computational Epidemiology Lab, Boston Children's Hospital
United States
09:45-10:00 How to be the Helper in the COVID-19 with Surgical Robot Technology Chieh-Hsiao Chen
CEO, Brain Navi Biotechnology
Chinese Taipei
10:00-10:20 Panel Discussion III  
10:20-10:30 Break Time  
  • Session IV
Data Privacy and Protection Moderator
Hong-Wei Jyan
Director-General, Department of Cyber Security, Executive Yuan
Chinese Taipei
10:30-10:45 Privacy in a Pandemic: The Work of the Global Privacy Assembly and Australia’s Experience Angelene Falk
Information Commissioner and Privacy Commissioner,
Office of the Australian Information Commissioner
Australia
10:45-11:00 Danish Experience Sharing
sundhed.dk – Danish Health Care Online
Morten Elbæk Petersen
CEO, sundhed.dk - The Danish eHealth Portal
Demark
11:00-11:15 Corona-Warn-App Behind the Scenes Thomas Klingbeil
Director, Innovation Enablement, Technology & Innovation at SAP Company
Germany
11:15-11:30 Panel Discussion III  
11:30-11:45 Closing Remarks Jih-Haw Chou
Director-General, Centers for Disease Control, Ministry of Health and Welfare
Chinese Taipei
 
 


 
 
 
PublishTime 2021/8/24