DT Group at the Saudi Healthcare Innovation Conference 2014

A very interesting and fast innovation process is happening in Saudi healthcare that involves the promotion of a new model for the health system in the kingdom, where research, inventions, patents and private investment should reinforce the coverage of services for Saudi people.

On December 8th and 9th the King Fahad Medical City in Riyadh with the support of the Saudi Ministry of Health organized the new edition of the Saudi Healthcare Innovation Conference . Introducing international participants and partners as DesignThinkers Group. Our role was to help design the training sessions offered in 3 main tracks: leadership, Interdisciplinary teams and clinical for the different levels of the medical and administration staff attending the conference.

A very interesting and fast innovation process is happening in Saudi healthcare that involves the promotion of a new model for the health system in the kingdom, where research, inventions, patents and private investment should reinforce the coverage of services for Saudi people.

The event also included the National Healthcare Innovation Competition featuring strong developments in technology, organ 3d printing, medical instrumentation and patient experience.

Here some images from the workshops and keynote speakers

Trends + Concepts = Products in Saudi Arabia

Working with Saudi professional women from fields such as Marketing, Architecture, IT, Engineering, Consulting, Design and fashion has been and amazing experience apart from a great challenge. Women in the middle east are a strong professional power developing themselves in all industries and fields, becoming incredible and resilient entrepreneurs with many resources at hand. from online consultants to magazine editors they are everywhere with great ideas and incredible commitment.

In these professional sessions AlgoBueno joined Creative Dialog Association who with the support of Tashkeil and the British Council brought the Design Road Project to Jeddah. Our participation was centered in workshops and assessments to professional women developing skills for their business. More about the program and workshops can be found at the work-site 

Here some additional images of the sessions.

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