About Sponsors 2018


Joule is the Canadian Medical Association’s (CMA’s) newest subsidiary, designed to assist physicians in the pursuit of clinical excellence. Joule does this explicitly through the support of physician-led innovation and by inspiring physician adoption of knowledge products and innovative technologies and services. Our purpose is to achieve health system changes through physician adoption and leadership of impactful digital solutions. Our mission is to help physicians be at their best.


Orion Health is a global healthcare company advancing population health and

precision medicine solutions for personalized care across the entire health community. Founded in

1993, our focus has been on healthcare and interoperability technologies for the past 25 years. Our

original products handled complex integration challenges and now the Orion Health Rhapsody

Integration Engine is the gold standard in interoperability. It is deployed worldwide by more than 400

vendors and 800 health systems.




InterSystems is the engine behind the world’s most important applications. In healthcare, finance, government, and other sectors where lives and livelihoods are at stake, InterSystems is the power behind what mattersTM. Founded in 1978, InterSystems is a privately held company headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA), with offices worldwide, and its software products are used daily by millions of people in more than 80 countries. 

InterSystems TrakCare¬ģ is a unified healthcare information system and electronic health record (EHR) solution used by leading healthcare organizations in 25 countries. TrakCare serves a patient population of over 100 million and comes preconfigured to meet local market requirements, reducing implementation complexity, and risk.

For more information, visit InterSystems.com.


Health Innovation Advisory 

We are a world class leading consultancy firm offering our clients quality-driven value-based care models and frameworks for clinical excellence.
We focus on bringing all healthcare players and stakeholders together, building trust in the community, and ensuring clinical excellence and outcome-driven care. 

The healthcare market is a dynamic that is moving towards the use of technology and innovation to inform and improve care in a continuous, connected manner.  It is shifting from remedial to preventative care, and is now being defined more by flows of people, funding, and innovation and less by boundaries and local service areas. 
We recognize the importance of moving towards healthcare that is connected, info-rich, transparent and patient-centric, one in which technology plays a pivotal role in providing personalized individual care.

For more information, visit www.healthinnovationadvisory.com


Doctor Link

Simplifying the path to better health and wellbeing Our heritage and DNA are clinical as well as technical. Founded by a team of healthcare experts and visionaries to help improve the accessibility, quality, and cost-effectiveness of healthcare provision through the use of technology, we understand the pressure providers and healthcare practitioners are under to deliver more with less. Our team has been in general practice, managed global nurse triage services and worked in urgent and out-of-hours clinics. With the acquisition of Expert-24, DoctorLink is strengthening its range of clinical technology products and services.



Elsevier is a global information analytics business that helps institutions and professionals advance healthcare, open science and improve performance for the benefit of humanity. Elsevier provides digital solutions and tools in the areas of strategic research management, R&D performance, clinical decision support for example Order Sets and Care Planning solutions, and professional education, including ScienceDirect, Scopus, SciVal, ClinicalKey and Sherpath. Elsevier publishes over 2,500 digitized journals, including The Lancet and Cell, more than 38,000 e-book titles and many iconic reference works, including Gray's Anatomy. Elsevier is part of RELX Group, a global provider of information and analytics for professionals and business customers across industries. Elsevier employs more than 7,000 people spread over 66 offices in 24 countries. In the Middle East and Africa we have offices in Cairo, Amman, South Africa and Dubai, where we leverage our services to public and private healthcare providers as well as to medical universities.