Mark Reed Talks Data and Privacy at Digital Health Technology Show 2017
MyLife Digital exhibited at the Digital Health Technology Show, which took place in London, on 7th-8th March 2017. This key conference on digital health, part of the Wearable Technology Show 2017, is a significant date in the digital world calendar, bringing together technological expertise and opportunities for transforming health, healthcare and the medical sector.
Mark Reed, Chief Technology Officer, spoke at the conference, exploring the issues surrounding privacy in the Health App market. Reminding the sector that at the heart of all this wearable technology data flow sits the citizen – and they own their personal data.
Mark will provide an overview of the new EU General Data Protection Regulation that will govern consented data. He will show how digital companies can engage with service users, from improving information on well-being to self-managing medical conditions. Where the individual is in control of their personal data and consented information can be securely shared between organisations. How accurate, informed insights can be used to optimise technology and service development identifying and preventing issues to benefit the individual, the organisation and society as a whole.