Healthcare Innovation Short Interview

How to deal with paper materials (catalogs and brochures)?

Paper will shift to digital in the future, but it will take a few decades to fully transition as the generations that need paper shift.
Today, digital and paper coexist. Creating a system that prints only what is needed when it’s needed, rather than printing and storing large quantities as in the past, will reduce printing costs as well as paper waste, leading to environmentally friendly initiatives.

Vol.09
RAKSUL INC. Kawanami(Leader, Enterprise BU)

How do you ensure that the right treatment is delivered to patients at the right time?

The key factor is the effective use of technology, and Ubie provides a system on our medical platform that delivers disease and treatment awareness information supported by the pharmaceutical companies we collaborate with to patients and medical institutions when necessary, thereby supporting early diagnosis and appropriate treatment at the right time.

Vol.08
Ubie inc. Oka(Head of Pharma BU)

How can avatars be utilized in the healthcare industry?

Avatars capable of real-time natural conversation may be able to act as a daily counselor for patients, a primary contact point instead of doctors or nurses, or a second opinion consultant based on AI analysis. They hold potential in playing an important role in healthcare fields where automation or efficiency is required.

Vol.07
NVIDIA, Enterprise Hirabata(Healthcare Business Development Manager)

How can digital twins be utilized in the healthcare industry?

For patients, there are therapeutic solutions called digital therapeutic (DTx). In addition, relaxation support solutions to mitigate patients’ fear and to calm down patients’ mind are provided in market.For Healthcare Professionals, there are VR training programs to learn surgery or medical device operations, and to understand patient’s experiences.

Vol.06
NVIDIA, Enterprise Hirabata(Healthcare Business Development Manager)

In what kind of healthcare situations do you think we will be able to use Virtual Reality (VR)

For patients, there are therapeutic solutions called digital therapeutic (DTx). In addition, relaxation support solutions to mitigate patients’ fear and to calm down patients’ mind are provided in market.For Healthcare Professionals, there are VR training programs to learn surgery or medical device operations, and to understand patient’s experiences.

Vol.05
Jolly Good Inc. Aoki(DTx division, Director)

What is the ”NVIDIA Omniverse”??

NVIDIA Omniverse is an open platform for collaboration and physically accurate real-time simulation. It enables collaboration beyond places or tools, development of true-to-reality assets and virtual worlds as digital twins, and creation of avatars.

Vol.04
NVIDIA, Enterprise Hirabata(Healthcare Business Development Manager)

What is a new healthcare DX trend next to telemedicine?

Rehabilitation DX is coming in. Besides rehabilitation for cerebrovascular diseases, Rehabilitation is increasing its opportunity to be used for cancer patients to accelerate effect of therapy. On the other hand, medical resources are limited and it is difficult all patients to access rehabilitation. Recently, there are some cases of rehabilitation DX and ExaWizards is collaborating with Osaka university to explore opportunities.

Vol.03
ExaWizards Inc.(Business Management Care & MedTech Division Life Science Department Senior Manager) Tatsuya Higashihara

How can we deal with digital transformation?

Digital transformation (DX) shifts from trial phase in some companies to implementation phase for improving business operation processes in many companies. Those companies try to internally develop DX skills and environment. We support insourcing for companies through developing of DX people and providing AI model platform.

Vol.02
ExaWizards Inc.(Business Management Care & MedTech Division Life Science Department Senior Manager) Tatsuya Higashihara

Why the Metaverse became such a big deal?

We believe that in the near future our reality will be Metaversed.Why to focus on the Metaverse? The Metaverse allows many kind of different experience in the digital space. In the healthcare, it may offer us illness-simulation, disease prevention support, develop our understanding of the importance of health and illness-preventive behavior.

Vol.01
TEN UP INC., Tatefumi Kanaya (CEO)

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