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WA MTP Sector Spotlight Series

31 March, 2021 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am

The MTPConnect WA Life Sciences Innovation Hub invites you to join the monthly WA MTP Sector Spotlight Series event.

Our monthly breakfast series is an opportunity for representatives from across the MTP sector to connect, collaborate and learn about upcoming opportunities, and hear the stories and successes of WA organisations developing health and medical innovations. Join us over a light breakfast in the last week of each month at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research.


Wednesday March 31, 2021

Room G24 (ground floor seminar room) at Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research, 6 Verdun Street Nedlands.


7:30am Breakfast and networking

8:00am 20 min presentation with 10 mins Q&A

8:30am Networking

9:00am Event close

Featuring Artrya – working to solve the world’s largest cause of death – heart disease.

The morning will feature presentations from Artrya’s Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer John Konstantopoulos and Co-Founder and Executive Chairman John Barrington AM. Artrya is an emerging WA digital health start-up that is using Artificial Intelligence has developed an AI solution to more accurately identify patients at risk of Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) and to guide clinicians in delivering more effective treatment. Their solution provides a consistent, highly accurate diagnosis of heart disease risk in less than two minutes and received Class 1 TGA registration in November 2020. The company was awarded $1 million funding in Round 3 of the BioMedTech Horizons (BMTH) Program, an initiative of the Medical Research Future Fund operated by MTPConnect.

John Konstantopoulos has more than 20 years of commercial and technical experience providing strategic advice to industries such as electronics, healthcare and industrial. He has advised senior executives of some of the worlds and Australia’s largest corporations on product commercialisation, development and digital transformation and has driven growth in markets such as Asia, US and Europe. John Barrington AM is an acknowledged leader in strategy and innovation. He has advised Boards & CEOs of some of Australia’s leading organisations on growth strategies, founded technology innovation companies and facilitated more than 1,000 strategy workshops over 20 years with boards & executive teams.

They will discuss their experience with Australia’s regulatory framework for a digital health product and raising investment in WA, and take questions from the audience.

If you have any queries please get in touch with Dr Tracey Wilkinson at tracey.wilkinson@mtpconnect.org.au.


31 March, 2021
7:30 am - 9:00 am


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Ground Floor Seminar Room G24
Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research Building, QEII Medical Centre, 6 Verdun Street
Nedlands, WA 6009 Australia
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