24th Annual Healthcare Summit Medicine 3.0: Exploring the Nexus of Longevity, AI, and Genomics October 28-29, 2024, Vancouver, BC

General Information

Medicine 3.0:  Exploring the Nexus of Longevity, Artificial Intelligence, and Genomics

We are honoured to celebrate the accomplishments of Dr. Pieter Cullis and his future endeavours into longevity and healthy living. 

The 24th Annual Healthcare Summit brings together over 50 national and international subject matter experts and leaders in artificial intelligence, personalized medicine, longevity and genomics.  Our goal is to facilitate a collaborative and interactive environment that can stimulate innovative thinking, develop new relationships, and help translate research into practice.

Through a curated blend of keynote presentations, interactive panels, and expert-led discussions, we will illuminate the cutting-edge developments reshaping the healthcare landscape. From the integration of AI-driven solutions in diagnosis and treatment to the profound impact of genomics on personalized medicine, our summit will be at the forefront of exploring these revolutionary advancements.

Under the overarching theme of “Medicine 3.0:  Exploring the Nexus of  Longevity, Artificial Intelligence, and Genomics” we invite delegates to embark on a journey of discovery, exploring how AI is revolutionizing diagnostics, treatment protocols, and patient care.  Moreover, we will delve into the intersection of longevity research and healthy aging exploring strategies to optimize healthspan and quality of life.

This year’s summit will explore and discuss the transformative potential the following topics hold for the future of healthcare:

  • Longevity and Healthy Living
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Genomics
  • Personalized Medicine
  • Mental Health

Where we’ll embrace change, turn problems into potential, and chart the future in healthcare.

Summit Rates (In-person registration)**

It is a place where you will experience engaging and interactive live keynotes and panel sessions, networking activities, interactive exhibit booths and the opportunity to build business relationships.

Early Bird
(until July 31st)
(after July 31st)
Public Sector $650.00 CAD (plus GST)
$795.00 CAD (plus GST)
Private Sector $875.00 CAD (plus GST)
$975.00 CAD (plus GST)

Registration Includes:

  • 2 day live interactive in-person experience in Vancouver, BC (Oct.28-29)
  • Collaborate with senior executives who are leading and changing the healthcare industry
  • Signature keynotes by international subject matter experts in healthcare
  • Plenary and concurrent panel sessions + interactive in-person Q & A
  • Unparalleled in-person networking via 1:1 meetings and small group conversations
  • 2 buffet lunches and coffee breaks –  please note breakfast is not provided

If you are a post-secondary student please inquire about our special student rate.

**Subject to provincial guidelines

Who Attends

Social Media

Stay connected and engaged in the conversation leading up to and during the summit by following along on Twitter @HLTHCARESUMM. Use the event hashtags #HCS and #HCS24 in your tweets to add to the existing discussions.  Please also join our healthcare group on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/groups/13913989.


Coast Coal Harbour Hotel

Set the tone for an extraordinary event at Coast Coal Harbour Vancouver Hotel by APA, where we offer 8,000 square feet of versatile venue space and a remarkable downtown location. Our meeting rooms include the expansive Coal Harbour Ballroom, which offers magnificent views through colour-infused glass and can be divided into two separate venues for smaller gatherings. Connect and collaborate in the Conoe Room, our Executive Boardroom, with its stunning, locally-crafted solid wood table and modern audiovisual technology. Keep meeting guests energized with our flavourful catering menus, including coffee breaks and working lunches. And trust our seasoned event planners to manage everything, from start to finish.

As part of Coast Hotels’ commitment to being Refreshingly Green™, we are proud to ensure that your business event is as environmentally responsible as possible, it includes the use of recycled paper and pads, plastic-free catering and more.

When the workday is done, you and your group can enjoy a meal and a drink at Prestons Restaurant + Lounge before venturing out and experiencing Vancouver’s vibrant nightlife scene. Our team is on hand to plan teambuilding events for you, too.

Print Agenda

*Invited Speaker

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Monday, October 28, 2024

7:15am PST

Registration Opens

8:15am – 8:25am PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Call to Conference & Territorial Acknowledgement

8:25am – 8:55am PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Session 1 - Keynote Address

8:55am – 9:25am PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Session 2 - Keynote Address

9:25am – 10:30am PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Session 3 – Panel: Venturing into Tomorrow: Investing in Longevity with Venture Capital and Private Equity

Join us for an insightful panel discussion on the exciting frontier of longevity investment. Explore how venture capital and private equity are driving innovation in healthcare and longevity technologies, shaping the future of aging. Discover key trends, opportunities, and challenges in this rapidly evolving sector as we delve into the strategies and impact of investing in longevity for a healthier and more prosperous tomorrow.

10:35am – 11:00am PST

Morning Coffee Break

10:55am – 11:35am PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Session 4 - Keynote Address

11:35am – 12:40pm PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Session 5 - Panel: Longevity and the Focus on Personalized Medicine and Precision Health (Gene Therapies)

In addition to regenerative medicine, there is a growing focus on personalized medicine and precision health, which takes into account an individual's unique genetic makeup, lifestyle, and environmental factors to tailor medical treatments and interventions. This approach has the potential to optimize health outcomes and minimize the risk of age-related diseases by addressing each person's specific health needs.

11:35am – 12:40pm PST Seymour Room

Venture Capital Presentations

12:40pm – 1:40pm PST

Lunch Break

1:40pm – 2:10pm PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Session 6 – Keynote Address

2:10pm – 3:15pm PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Session 7 – Panel: The Future of Longevity: Intersection of Technology and Healthcare

An important aspect of the future of longevity is the intersection of technology and healthcare. Wearable devices, telemedicine, and digital health platforms are empowering individuals to take a more proactive role in managing their health and well-being. These tools enable real-time monitoring of health parameters, remote access to healthcare services, and personalized health coaching, all of which contribute to better health outcomes and the potential for extending longevity.

2:10pm – 3:15pm PST Seymour Room

Venture Capital Presentations

3:15pm – 3:35pm PST

Afternoon Refreshment Break

3:35pm – 4:05pm PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Session 8 – Keynote Address

4:05pm – 4:45pm PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Session 9 – Keynote Address

4:45pm – 4:55pm PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Closing Remarks

Tuesday, October 29, 2024

7:45am PST

Registration Opens

8:30am – 8:40am PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Administrative Announcements & Territorial Acknowledgement

8:40am – 8:45am PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Opening Introductions

8:45am – 9:15am PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Session 10 - Opening Keynote

9:15am –10:20am PST Coal Harbour A

Session 11A - Panel: The Role of AI in Predictive Healthcare: Leveraging Big Data for Longevity

Advances in artificial intelligence and big data analytics are also playing a crucial role in shaping the future of longevity. These technologies enable researchers to analyze massive amounts of health data to identify patterns, risk factors, and potential interventions for improving longevity and quality of life. By harnessing the power of AI, healthcare providers can make more accurate predictions about an individual's health trajectory and develop personalized strategies for promoting longevity and healthy living.

9:15am –10:20am PST Coal Harbour B

Session 11B – Panel: Health Data - Privacy & Security

9:15am –10:20am PST Seymour Room

Venture Capital Presentations

10:20am – 10:45am PST

Morning Coffee Break

10:45am – 11:50am PST Coal Harbour A

Session 12A – Panel: Building Trust: AI Frameworks in Healthcare

10:45am – 11:50am PST Coal Harbour B

Session 12B – Panel: The Future of Telemedicine Enhancing Access to Healthcare for Aging Population

10:45am – 11:50am PST Seymour Room

Venture Capital Presentations

11:50am – 12:20pm PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Session 13 – Keynote Address

12:20pm – 1:20pm PST

Lunch Break

1:20pm –2:05pm PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Session 14 – Fireside Chat

2:05pm – 3:10pm PST Coal Harbour A

Session 15A – Panel: Data Interoperability: The Keys to the Health Data Gold Mine

2:05pm – 3:10pm PST Coal Harbour B

Session 15B – Panel: AI Impacts on the Medical Device Sector

2:05pm – 3:10pm PST Seymour Room

Venture Capital Presentations

3:10pm – 3:35pm PST

Afternoon Refreshment Break

3:35pm – 4:15pm PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Session 16 - Keynote Address

4:15pm – 4:45pm PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Session 17 - Keynote Address

4:45pm – 5:00pm PST Coal Harbour Ballroom

Closing Remarks & Announcements

Coast Coal Harbour Vancouver Hotel

If you are attending the 24th Annual Healthcare Summit and need to make a hotel reservation we have a room block at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel with room rates starting at $199. The room block ends October 10th. To book a room within this room block please click here.

The Coast Coal Harbour Vancouver Hotel is situated right near the water, a stone’s throw from the beautiful Stanley Park as well as the bustling Gastown district and the renowned shopping on Robson Street and within easy access to an incredible array of arts and entertainment. We’re also steps from the Vancouver Convention Centre.

Each of the guest rooms at our downtown Vancouver hotel features floor-to-ceiling windows, Japanese automatic bidets (TOTO®), 55” flat screen TVs and traditional welcoming origami cranes, a symbol of hospitality. These high quality amenities are signature features of APA Hotel in Japan and unique toAPA’s Urban Style Hotel concept. Our rooms come with complimentary wireless Internet and a range of modern amenities. You’ll also have access to our top-notch fitness center, pool and hot tub—not to mention our signature Prestons Restaurant + Lounge, the perfect spot to drink, dine and dish about your Vancouver experience.

– Must cancel 48 hours prior to 4:00PM the day of arrival to avoid penalty. Cancellation fee of 1 night’s room and tax at confirmed rate.

– No-Show: Reservations where the guest has not arrived on their confirmed arrival date will be cancelled by the hotel and the party which has guaranteed the reservation will be charged an amount equalling one (1) night’s room rate and applicable taxes.

– Early Departure: An early departure fee equalling one night of the confirmed room rate and applicable taxes will be charged to the party which guaranteed the reservation for guests departing before their confirmed departure dates. Guests will be exempt from this charge if they change their departure dates prior to their arrival date or at the time of check in.