ResMed’s Journey: from Devices to Digital Health
Date: Wednesday 18th September 2019
Time: 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Level 37, Amazon Web Services, Sydney | 2 Park St, Sydney
For the first time in Australia, hear from CEO Mick Farrell on how ResMed leveraged their MedTech success to become a world-leading connected health company with more than 10 million 100% cloud-connectable devices in market.
Founded in NSW in 1989 by Peter Farrell, ResMed have long been one of Australia’s leading success stories in medical devices. In the last 5 years, ResMed has acquired 10+ digital health, healthcare software, and equipment companies, and today holds more than 4.5 billion nights worth of sleep data. Hear how an Australian founded company became a San Diego-based S&P 500 company and global leader in connected health devices and remote/self-monitoring software, from their origins with one inventor and one investor.
Our previous events have sold out and numbers are limited so register you and your team today.
Keynote Speaker: Mick Farrell
Chief Executive Officer
Mick Farrell was appointed ResMed’s CEO in March 2013. He joined the company in 2000, serving as president of the Americas region from 2011 to 2013, senior vice president of the global sleep apnea business unit from 2007 to 2011, and various senior roles in marketing and business development.
Before joining ResMed, Mick worked in management consulting, biotechnology, chemicals and metals manufacturing at Arthur D. Little, Genzyme Corporation (now part of Sanofi), The Dow Chemical Company, and BHP Billiton.
Mick serves on the board of directors of ResMed, the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) and Zimmer Biomet (NYSE: ZBH), a multibillion-dollar public company that provides implantable musculoskeletal medical devices for patients globally. He is also a member of two committees at Zimmer Biomet: Nominating and Governance as well as Compensation and Management Development. He also volunteers as a trustee for non-profit organizations: UC San Diego Foundation, Rady Children’s Hospital, the La Jolla Playhouse, and the Museum of Man in San Diego.
Mick holds a bachelor of engineering with first-class honours from the University of New South Wales, a Master of Science in chemical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a Master of Business Administration from the MIT Sloan School of Management.
12:00-12:05 AWS Welcome
12:05-12:15 Opening Address – Dr Antonio Penna, Executive Director, Office for Health and Medical Research, NSW Health
12:15-12:25 Bronwyn Le Grice – CEO & Managing Director, ANDHealth
12:25 – 13:30 Keynote, Mick Farrell, Chief Executive Officer of ResMed
Followed by Q&A
13:30 – 14:00 Light lunch and Networking14:00-15:00AWS Briefing – Healthcare Innovation through Technology