Quebec healthcare trade mission to Atlanta

Nov 15, 2019 8:30AM—12:30PM


75 5th Street Northwest
2nd floor
Atlanta, GA 30308


The Quebec Government Office in Atlanta is organizing its first healthcare trade mission to Atlanta, welcoming a delegation of start-ups and research organizations, focused on digital health and AI in healthcare.

Come join us on Friday, November 15th, from 8:30am to 12:30pm at ATDC (Technology Square, Midtown Atlanta) for a morning of presentations focused on how digital innovation and AI can improve population health, boost patient engagement and introduce new efficiencies.

Whether you are searching for innovative products and solutions, partnerships, or you are just curious to learn more about what companies north of the border have to offer in this space, please join us!

Quebec is:

  • A unique hub combining key expertise for the future: Biopharmaceuticals, Medical Technologies, and Digital Health;
  • A world leader in AI and Deep Learning;
  • A world-renowned scientific excellence hub.

Last June, the Quebec life sciences and health technologies ecosystem launched “The Coolest Hotspot”, an umbrella initiative aiming to promote the ecosystem internationally. 

Tentative agenda:

8:30 – 8:40: Welcome remarks – Quebec Government Office in Atlanta and Metro Atlanta Chamber

8:40 – 9:10: Presentation of the Georgia Healthcare and Digital Health Ecosystem – Georgia Department of Economic Development and Georgia Power

9:10 – 9:40: Overcoming the 10 Biggest Pitfalls that Prevent Tech Adoption – Glenn Pearson, Principal at Pearson Health Tech Insights 

9:40 – 9:55: Introduction to ATDC and its Health Technology Vertical 

9:55 – 10:10: Coffee break and tour of ATDC 

10:10 – 11:30: Pitch session by Quebec companies 

11:30 – 12:30: Lunch and B2B meetings