August 10, 2018

Meet some of the companies joining us in Singapore

Maeve Lyons

The HealthXL Global Gathering in Singapore on November 3rd will bring together leading international Investors, Clinicians, Entrepreneurs, and C-Level executives to discuss topics such as Big Data & Blockchain, Connected Health, New Care Models and their impact in bringing about change within digital health.

The Events 

Our events are an exciting opportunity for us to bring together the leaders from across the HealthXL community to come together under one roof. The events expose the members to the best external innovation within a particular focus topic, clinical opinions on current practices, and global healthcare connections.  In addition, the events highlight opportunities to collaborate on specific projects with other leading global brands and innovative companies.  In Singapore, the focus will be around Big Data & Blockchain, Connected Health and New Care Models. 

The Companies


IBM Healthcare solutions help organizations build sustainable healthcare systems, improve care and outcomes, and engage individuals in their own care.


Bupa is a global health and care company serving 32 million customers in 190 countries


GSK is one of the worlds largest pharmaceutical companies. GSK is dedicated to improving the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better, live longer.


Merck is one of the worlds largest international developer, manufacturer and distributor of pharmaceuticals. Their core product categories include diabetes, cancer, vaccines and hospital acute care.

Philips Respironics

Philips Respironics is the leading provider of innovative solutions for the global sleep and respiratory markets.


ICON is a global provider of outsourced development services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries.


EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. The insights and services they deliver help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over.

Johnson & Johnson

Johnson & Johnson is an American multinational medical devices, pharmaceutical and consumer packaged goods manufacturer. Johnson & Johnson are one of the worlds largest pharmaceutical manufacturers.


ResMed changes lives with every breath by building products that treat sleep apnea, COPD and other chronic respiratory diseases.

In our next post, we will be taking a look at our speakers who will be joining us in Singapore.  They will be speaking on topics such as Big Data & Blockchain, Connected Health, New Care Models and their impact in bringing about change within digital health.

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