Talk. Educate. Change.

Nov. 22

9 AM - 3:30 PM

LOCATION: University of Waterloo
302-309 Jr Coutts Engineering Lecture hall (RCH)
Price: $10

This year, the University of Waterloo is hosting the 2014 Talk Change Conference on Innovative Health in Developing Countries. Entrepreneurs, researchers, and thought-leaders will share their innovations, challenges, and breakthroughs in the fields of mobile, education, health, and innovation. Keynote speakers, breakout sessions, and panel discussions will focus on groundbreaking ideas, technologies, and social enterprises that are challenging the norm.

Join us and see the opportunities that exist halfway around the world.





9:00 am - 9:30 am Registration & Breakfast
Location: RCH Third Floor Foyer
9:35 am - 9:45 am Smart Solutions Opening Credits
Location: RCH 301
9:50 am - 10:50 am Keynote Speaker: Zahra Bhimani
Topic: Health Innovation in developing countries paired with International Business
Location: RCH 301
11:00 am - 11:50 am Morning Session A*: Christine Gabardo
Topic: Innovating a Tuberculosis Biosensor for Developing Nations” Location: RCH 305
Morning Session B*: Christina Marchand - FullSoul Canada
Topic: FullSoul – Saving Mothers
Location: RCH 306
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch and Networking
Location: RCH 308
1:10 pm - 2:00 pm Afternoon Session A*: Hydrated World
Topic: “ Innovating Bio-Filters to provide Safe Water for Developing Nations
Location: RCH 305
Afternoon Session B*: Dr. Kelly Grindrod
Topic: Transforming Medication Management
Location: RCH 306
2:10 pm - 2:40 pm Speaker Panel
Topic: Health Innovation in Developing Countries
Location: RCH 301
2:50 pm - 3:30 pm Smart Solutions Ending Remarks
Location: RCH 301