About
GHT Awards 2019
The Asia Pacific Healthcare & Medical Tourism Summit

The Asia Pacific Healthcare and Medical Tourism Summit brings together a thought-leadership conference and an awards gala evening. The summit has gathered pace as the leading healthcare platform in Asia, a gathering of illustrious delegates compromising of C-Level executives and senior management.

Coming off a highly successful event at the Park Hyatt, Ho Chi Minh City this year, the fourth edition of the summit in Kuala Lumpur is poised to deliver and generate even greater benefits for delegates.

The conference has placed an emphasis on ecosystem development and cross-country/cross-industry collaborations, to in-turn grow the stature of healthcare providers within Asia and promote medical travel into the region.

With the speed at which patients and their behavior patterns are evolving, coinciding with a consumerization of healthcare, it has become ever important to bridge healthcare providers, medical start-ups, Insurers and Pharmaceutical firms, policy makers, investors and consumer oriented wellness organization that can conduct master classes and share case studies from across the region.

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Event
Features
What Delegates Can Look Forward To

The conference will feature specific streams on Medical Travel operations and practices that will benefit the industry players at host and home countries respectively.

Plenary sessions and Master-Classes allowing leading organizations to present best practices and innovative approaches to patient care/patient out-reach, medical travel, management & operations, leadership and healthcare investments.

There will be adequate press and media coverage alongside the conference and awards, with an effort placed to foster relations with firms assisting to grow patient flow and regional representation.

Network with The Best

The industry has always had a high benchmark and there is much to share from experience know-how attained over the years of practice within this arena.

Case Studies and Master-Classes

Share knowledge with peers and key decisions makers across the healthcare industry, learning about the latest trends, practices, technologies and policies that can help shape your business for the future.

Foster Cross-Industry Collaborations

The event will bring together different segments of the industry giving an opportunity for firms to position themselves as a choice destination for the medical travelers from the region, and around the world.

Be Recognized

We will be ending the conference with an awards event to recognize best in class healthcare practices, individuals and providers across Asia Pacific.
Speakers
Hear From
Industry Leaders

Dato Dr Jacob Thomas

[Group Medical Advisor at Ramsay Sime Darby Health Care]

Mr Sudi Narasimhan

[Corporate Director, Bumrungrad International Hospital]

Mr Romeo Fernandez Lledo

[Executive Vice Chairman, PT Siloam International Hospitals Tbk]

Dr. Vincent Chia

[CEO, Asian Healthcare Solutions LLP]

Ms Laura Nelson Carney

[Senior Research Analyst, AB Bernstein]

Dr. Timothy Low

[Board Director, Farrer Park Hospital]

Ms Marina Tan

[Board Advisor, Former Head of Health Banking for HL Bank Singapore]

Dr. Prem Pillay

[Medical Director, Neuro Spine and Pain Center Singapore]

Ms. Natasha Gulati

[Clinical Solutions Consultant, Elsevier]

Mr. Buranut Limjitti

[Senior Vice President, Bangkok Dusit Medical Services PCL]

Paorohitya Napas

[Chief Marketing Officer, Bumrungrad International Limited]

Dr. Hanif Kanji

[CEO of Sinophi Healthcare, Hong Kong]

Ms. Nadiah Wan

[Group Chief Corporate Officer, TMC Life Sciences and Chief Executive Officer, Thomson Hospital Kota Damansara]

Mr. Chong Yee Mun

[Chief Executive Officer at Prince Court Medical Centre]

Dr. Ravi Bickram Shrestha

[General Manager, Toshiba Medical Systems]

Ms. Angela Lee

[Principal and Shareholder, Regional Director Aisa Pacific and Greater China - HKS]

Dr. Dilshaad Ali

[Group Chief Executive Officer, Avivo Group]

Mr. Eric He

[Associate Partner, McKinsey & Company]

Ms. Lexi Fletcher

[Strategic Planning Director, Ogilvy CommonHealth]

Ms. Guo Ying

[Associate General Manager, Beijing United Family Hospital]

Ms Sherene Azura Azli

[CEO, Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council]

Ms Joyce Chang

[Project Director, Joint Commission International]

Dr Marwa J. Zohdy

[Ph.D., CJCP, Vice President, Global Consulting Services, Joint Commission Resources/Joint Commission International]

Dr Wai Chiong Loke

[Partner and Healthcare Sector Leader, Deloitte Southeast Asia]

Dr Grace Frelita

[Director at Siloam Hospitals Group]

Mr Wei Jiang Ho

[Executive Vice Chairman at PT Siloam International Hospitals, Tbk]

Ms Nicola Eliot

[Director of content, StoryWorks APAC at BBC Global News Limited]

Mr Choy Wah Wei

[Chief Executive Officer, Sunway Medical Centre Sdn Bhd]

Mr Mark Wang

[Director, Pureland investment holding]

Mr Ewan Davis

[Private Equity Investor at Quadria Capital]

Mr Sutikno Sjarif

[CEO of AJB Bumiputera ]

Mr Seemant Jauhari

[Partner at HealthXCapital]
Tickets
Pricing
Book Today
Registration for 2019 Asia Pacific Healthcare & Medical Tourism Conference and Awards Dinner.

Bookings will be subject to confirmation on the basis of seat availability and allocated on first-come, first-served basis. Travel and accommodation are not included.

US$
500
Single Seat

1 Pax.

  • Access to Seminars
  • Access to Exhibitions
  • 1 Seat at Award Dinner
US$
2,000
Half Table

5 Pax.

  • Access to Seminars
  • Access to Exhibitions
  • 5 Seats at Award Dinner
US$
3,000
Full Table

10 Pax.

  • Access to Seminars
  • Access to Exhibitions
  • 10 Seats at Award Dinner
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If you are looking to increase your brand awareness, connect directly with decision makers or introduce a new product, the Asia Pacific Healthcare and Medical Tourism Summit offers key opportunities not to be missed.

Our Venue
Kuala Lumpur
JW Marriott

The hotel is located in the Golden Triangle, the centre of all that Kuala Lumpur has to offer for business and pleasure and on “Bintang Walk”, the lively and vibrant shopping strip with vibrant upscale brands, restaurants and entertainment outlets.

Located in the heart of the exciting “Golden Triangle”, the city’s prime business and shopping district and adjoining to the prestigious Starhill Gallery, JW Marriott offers easy access to the lively and vibrant shopping strip which boasts upscale brands, a vast variety of restaurants and numerous entertainment outlets.

A quietly powerful world-class luxury hotel, JW Marriott exudes a simple elegance that makes guests feel welcome, comfortable and free to be themselves. It orchestrates an experience that is expertly edited to leave only what is truly desired, where no detail is ever too small to escape notice. Preferred choice for luxury accommodation and ideal venue for meetings and social events in Kuala Lumpur, now guarantees your stay only in the comfort of newly refreshed rooms & suites.

Experience the fusion of luxury and convenience today.

Attendees
People
Who's Coming?

The event attracts thought leaders and prominent individuals from across the spectrum of firms related to and from the healthcare industry.

Those Who Attend

• Hospital Board Members
• C-level executives
• Heads and Managers of hospital departments
• Specialists
• Strategists
• Institutional Investors
• Medical professionals interested in administration and operations of hospital
• Solution providers who want to market their products services and technologies for healthcare management

Their Specialization

• eHealth
• Medical/Health Information
• Clinical Applications & Technology
• Nursing
• Healthcare IT
• Healthcare Investment
• Corporate Development
• Clinical Operations
• Clinical Innovations
• Project Management
• Procurement and Administration
Gallery
Audience
Attendee Highlights
Schedule
Timetable
At What Time?
Thursday April 25, 2019
Venue: J W Marriott, Kuala Lumpur
Friday April 26, 2019 (Day)
Venue: J W Marriott, Kuala Lumpur
Friday April 26, 2019 (Evening)
Venue: J W Marriott Grand Ballroom, Kuala Lumpur
8:30 am
REGISTRATION AND NETWORKING BREAKFAST
9:15 am
OPENING REMARKS
MR. NARENDER PANJWANI (CHAIRMAN, GLOBAL HEALTH AND TRAVEL)
9:30 am
KEYNOTE ADDRESS
DATUK SERI DR DZULKEFLY AHMAD HONOURABLE MINISTER OF HEALTH MALAYSIA
10:00 am
THOUGHT LEADERSHIP: REGIONAL OVERVIEW OF HEALTHCARE TRENDS
DR. WAI CHIONG LOKE (PARTNER AND HEALTHCARE SECTOR LEADER, DELOITTE SOUTHEAST ASIA)
10:30 am
MALAYSIA: REGIONAL SUCCESS AND GROWTH OF QUALITY CARE
MS. SHERENE AZLI (CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, MALAYSIA HEALTHCARE TRAVEL COUNCIL)
10:45 am
PANEL DISCUSSION: MALAYSIA - SUCCESSES AND CHALLENGES
MS. SHERENE AZLI (CHAIR) (CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, MALAYSIA HEALTHCARE TRAVEL COUNCIL), MS. NADIAH WAN (CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, TMC LIFE SCIENCES, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, THOMSON HOSPITAL KOTA DAMANSARA), MR. CHOY WAH WEI (CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, SUNWAY MEDICAL CENTRE SDN BHD), MR. CHONG YEE MUN (CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, PRINCE COURT)
TEA BREAK
11:45 am
THE ROAD TO ZERO HARM IN PATIENT CARE
MS. MARWA JOY ZOHDY (VICE PRESIDENT, GLOBAL CONSULTING SERVICES, JOINT COMMISSION RESOURCES)
12:00 pm
PANEL DISCUSSION: SUCCESS STORIES IN ACHIEVING HIGHEST QUALITY CARE
MS. MARWA JOY ZOHDY (CHAIR) (VICE PRESIDENT, GLOBAL CONSULTING SERVICES, JOINT COMMISSION RESOURCES), DATO' DR. JACOB THOMAS (GROUP MEDICAL ADVISOR, RAMSAY SIME DARBY HEALTH CARE, FORMER PRESIDENT OF THE ASSOCIATION, PRIVATE HOSPITALS OF MALAYSIA (APHM)), MR. JOE SIM (CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, PARKWAY PANTAI, MALAYSIA OPERATIONS DIVISION)
12:30 pm
MIDDLE EAST: 2030 VISION AND IMPACT OF POLICY ON THE HEALTHCARE MARKET (DOMESTIC & OUTBOUND)
DR. DILSHAAD ALI (CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, AVIVO GROUP)
12:45 pm
PANEL DISCUSSION: MENA AND EVOLVING HEALTHCARE MODELS
MS. NATASHA GULATI (CHAIR) (CLINICAL SOLUTIONS CONSULTANT, ELSEVIER), MR. SUDI NARASIMHAN (EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF MARKETING AND BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, CLEVELAND CLINIC ABU DHABI), DR. DILSHAAD ALI (CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, AVIVO GROUP)
Networking Lunch
2:30 pm
INDONESIA INSIGHTS AND MARKET DEVELOPMENT
DR. GRACE FRELITA (DIRECTOR SILOAM HOSPITALS GROUP)
3:00 pm
DELIVERING 24/7 CRITICAL CARE THROUGH FUTURE-READY TECHNOLOGIES AND WORKFLOW SYSTEMS
MR. WEI JIANG (STRATEGY & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, DIRECTOR AT ELSEVIER)
Tea Break
4:00 pm
HEALTHCARE LEADERSHIP FOR THE NEXT LAP
DR. TIMOTHY LOW (BOARD DIRECTOR, FARRER PARK HOSPITAL)
4:30 pm
DISRUPTIVE INNOVATIONS & VALUE FOR MEDICAL TOURISM GROWTH
DR. RAVI BICKRAM SHRESTHA (GENERAL MANAGER & SENIOR DIRECTOR, GLOBAL HEALTHCARE IT, CANON MEDICAL SYSTEMS CORPORATION)
Day 1 Concludes
8:30 am
REGISTRATION AND NETWORKING BREAKFAST
9:15 am
OPENING REMARKS
DR. PREM PILLAY FACS (USA) (MEDICAL DIRECTOR, SINGAPORE BRAIN-SPINE-NERVES CENTER)
9:30 am
THOUGHT LEADERSHIP: TECHNOLOGY TRENDS & OVERVIEW
DR. MANAEN MA (CONSULTANT, DELOITTE)
10:00 am
HEALTH, INSURANCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN INDONESIA
MR. SUTIKNO SJARIF (CHIEF OPERATING & STRATEGY OFFICER, DIRECTOR, ZURICH INSURANCE COMPANY LTD)
10:15 am
PANEL DISCUSSION: DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION
DR. PREM PILLAY FACS(USA) (CHAIR) (MEDICAL DIRECTOR, SINGAPORE BRAIN-SPINE-NERVES CENTER), MR. SUTIKNO SJARIF (CHIEF OPERATING & STRATEGY OFFICER, DIRECTOR, ZURICH INSURANCE COMPANY LTD), DR. DHESI RAJA (SPECIAL OFFICER & ADVISOR (HEALTHTECH) TO THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF HEALTH MALAYSIA)
10:45 am
CONSMERISM OF HEALTHCARE: THE IMPORTANCE OF STORY TELLING
MS. NICOLA ELIOT (DIRECTOR OF CONTENT, STORYWORKS APAC, BBC GLOBAL NEWS LIMITED)
Tea Break
11:45 am
RECENT CHANGES IN CHINA HEALTHCARE AND HOW THESE CHANGES MAY AFFECT OUTBOUND MEDICAL TOURISM
DR. VINCENT CHIA (FOUNDER & DIRECTOR, ASIAN HEALTHCARE SOLUTIONS)
12:00 pm
PANEL DISCUSSION: CHINA HEALTHCARE
DR. VINCENT CHIA (CHAIR) (FOUNDER & DIRECTOR, ASIAN HEALTHCARE SOLUTIONS), DR. HANIF KANJI (FOUNDER AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, SINOPHI HEALTHCARE), DR. WONG WENG HONG (CO-FOUNDER, HEALTHWAY MEDICAL, FORMER CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, ASIAMEDIC)
12:30 pm
PRIVATE EQUITY: MAXIMISING PARTNERSHIPS WITH ASIA- CENTRIC BUSINESS MODELS
MR. EWAN DAVIS (PRIVATE EQUITY INVESTOR, QUADRIA CAPITAL)
12:45 pm
PANEL: INVESTING IN HEALTHCARE: SEED STAGE TO PUBLIC PORTFOLIOS
DR. HANIF KANJI (CHAIR) (FOUNDER AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, SINOPHI HEALTHCARE), MR. EWAN DAVIS (PRIVATE EQUITY INVESTOR, QUADRIA CAPITAL), MR. SEEMANT JAUHARI (PARTNER, HEALTHXCAPITAL), MR. MARK WANG (PARTNER, PURELAND VENTURE), MR. ROMEO LLEDO (EXECUTIVE VICE CHAIRMAN, PT SILOAM INTERNATIONAL HOSPITALS, TBK)
DAY 2 CONCLUDES
6:30 pm
NETWORKING DRINKS
7:00 pm
GALA DINNER AND AWARD
SUMMIT CONCLUDES