Hossam El harairy, Nahla Kandil, Kareem Fatehy and others are enlisted in the challenge
From May 24th to May 26th 2018, Viva Technology will bring together 6,000 startups with top worldwide investors, companies & tech leaders. The Lab is VivaTech's DNA. It is a place where collaboration, open innovation, meetings between a leading company in its industry and innovative startups happens. During this event startups will have the opportunity to be part of the Sanofi In Africa Lab, if they are selected by the partner.
Africa is very diverse continent with major health challenges that require dynamic, innovative approaches to ensure the future health of the populations. We, at Sanofi in Africa, have been committed to the communities and people right across Africa for more than 50 years. We feel it our responsibility to use our expertise, knowledge and experience to continuously seek out the most innovative, adapted approaches to improve access to medicines and healthcare for the people of Africa. Whether it is preventing disease or managing illness, we strive to integrate the latest technologies to make our innovations and services accessible to millions of people around Africa.
How Telemedicine can improve healthcare access in Africa?
Africa witnesses significant evolution in telecommunication. Development of telemedicine integrating mobile payment solution, can provide better health support for people who need it via overcoming challenges of distance, time and lack of resources.
How to improve education of healthcare professionals in chronic disease management in Africa ?
Improve healthcare professionals understanding of latest medical and clinical information (as well as advanced therapies) around chronic diseases so that they can better support Africans along their health journey.
Technology is revolutionizing Africa, powering its unprecedented leap forward. For the first time, up to 50 African startups from 4 key sectors will gather in a dedicated zone with local incubators and accelerators. Selected startups will be invited to participate in a pitching contest on a dedicated stage within the Afric@VivaTech zone.
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