New in 2022 – The “Augmented Operating Theatre” is:
The OPERATING THEATRE is undergoing a massive transformation, with robotics, cobotics, new imaging techniques, artificial intelligence, digital twins and many other technologies revolutionizing the medical practices of surgeons, anaesthetists, theatre nurses and anaesthesia nurses.
GET INVOLVED in presentations of the latest innovations in the OPERATING THEATRE, a dedicated space combining immersion in a theatre of the future and a conference cycle featuring the best innovators in the field.
A space dedicated entirely to “theatre” at SANTEXPO, for discovering the most innovative products and solutions currently on the market.
- An operating room fitted in partnership with leading industry companies.
- Organized events supporting the conferences and workshops.
- Product presentations and demonstrations.
- A reception and networking area.
Organizing committee headed up by the FHF Research & Innovation Fund and including representatives of the following institutions and bodies:
AP-HP, CHU Lille, CHU Strasbourg, Institut Mines-Télécom, Université Paris-Saclay, INRIA (French National Institute for Research in Digital Science and Technology), and the showcase sponsors:
- Chaire innovation Bopa
NEW IN 2022 – The French CHUs présent at SANTEXPO
The 32 CHUs (university hospital centres) in France will be present thrice over at the SANTEXPO salon: With one stand in the institutional zone, for discussions of the dynamics and innovations that are driving the CHUs, and one stand in the nursing zone to discuss recruitment, jobs, training and attractiveness as an employer.
The French CHUs in the institutional zone of SANTEXPO
An agora which will feature round tables, debates, prominent speakers, with innovation as the main theme, to be addressed from various angles:
- The social and environmental responsibility of CHUs
- The regional responsibility of CHUs
- New horizons for patient engagement in CHUs
- The range of expectations when it comes to research and innovation
- How to make organizations more innovative
The French CHUs in the “The CHUs, Centers of Innovation” zone
- The organization of innovation in establishments.
- Third places of experimentation – Living Labs
- Calls for Innovation Projects
- Intrapreneurship and collaboration between hospitals and start-ups
The French CHUs in the nursing zone
CHU professionals will meet up with participants involved in recruitment, for a better understanding of the specificities of the CHUs, with testimonies from carers on their projects and their roles, sparking discussions with various prominent figures in medicine and healthcare, and also with stimulating pedagogic workshops. In addition to these events, the French CHUs will welcome visitors to discuss roles, remuneration, career developments etc. with them …. and will answer all their questions and possible concerns,whether technical or more conceptual in nature.
Joining a university hospital centre is a chance to launch a career that touches on over 100 different roles, and to encounter complex pathologies but also innovative treatments. The CHUs, in addition to their training role, allow you to cover every medical specialism and all aspects of the caring relationship, from maternity units to long-term care wards. They also offer access to the most complex medical engineering platforms and to research devices which will enable tomorrow’s care.
Escape Game Prevention – MNH x Tricky
Tricky and MNH will bring prevention to life for you, with immersive training and training-based games aimed at hospital workers.
MNH (Mutuelle Nationale des Hospitaliers, a mutual fund for healthcare workers) is forging a partnership with Tricky to support hospital staff in preventing risks to health and safety in the workplace.
Discover immersive training experiences to raise awareness of subjects such as psychosocial risks, musculo-skeletal problems or diet and sleep for hospital employees. Based on the Escape Game concept, these in-person or digital activities bring about a change in habits which can be measured over time. The launch of “Passeport Prévention” targets a set of risks to improve occupational health for hospital staff, in a digital format that is playful yet science-based. With this partnership, the MNH is ramping up its commitment to prevention in health.
SANTEXPO Innovation Awards
Celebrating co-development in 2022
The SANTEXPO Innovation Awards are back for a 4th edition, geared to the key theme of SANTEXPO 2022: Health – the new frontier of Europe?
As a unique partnership between European countries, called the Member States, the European Union is a democratic organization mobilizing all means at its disposal to coordinate actions and to work cooperatively. It’s why, this year, the SANTEXPO Innovation Awards will be for cooperation and co-development.
Entries were therefore open only to exhibitors attending the salon who had developed an innovative project in a co-design with a healthcare establishment and/or facility.
2 categories are being celebrated in 2022:
- Co-development benefiting healthcare professionals: This category rewards an innovation designed in association with a healthcare establishment/facility aimed at improving working conditions for healthcare professionals
- Co-development benefiting patients: This category rewards an innovation designed in association with a healthcare establishment/facility aimed at improving patient care and the patient pathway.