Medical Device Regulatory Science(MDRS) and ROVER Workshop

15:00-17:00 May 21st, Thursday, 2020

Workshop Aim and Agenda

MDRS workshop has been held inside every ISMICT since 2016 to discuss on logical and leagal process of regulatory compliance of medical devices including mecial software, data processing, ICT devices and tele-medicine networks etc.
In ISMICT2020, this Workshop focuses on

  1. Smart tele-medicine or e-health in which patients and clinicians can communicate for diagnosis and treatment though ICT and networks.
    In particular, its advantage and drawback can be discussed under current pandemic due to COVID-19 and future infection prevention and explosion.
    By using EU Horizon2020 ROVER project and others, necessity of international collaboration and cooperation is taken into account.
  2. Vertial clinic project in Kanagawa MDRS Consortium and EU-Japan Project.
    Vertial clinic or hospital connecting small and major hospitals by ICT can support lack of medical expartises and facilities in individual. Architecture of universal platform of the vertial clinic, ICT and networking with BAN, 5G cloud etc. and data science and processing with AI can be discussed from various view points of clinician, engineer, business expert and other stakeholders.

Panel presentation and discussion

Chair & Coordinator:
Ryuji Kohno, Professor, Chair, Kanagawa Medical Devices Regulatory Science Consortium, Yokohama National Universty, Japan


  • Matti Hamalinen, Adjunct Professor, CWC, University of Oulu, Finland
  • Lorenzo Mucchi, Professor, University of Florence, Italy
  • Ilangko Balasingham, Professor, Oslo University Hospital, Norway
  • Takafumi Suzuki, Center for Information and Neural Networks(CiNet), NICT, Japan
  • Kotaro Yamasue, Predictive Medidine, Medical School, Yokohama City University, Japan
  • Hiroaki Hagiwara, MD, Ph.D., Radiology, Yokohama Minami-kyosai Hospital, Yokohama, Japan
  • Tets Nagamoto, MD, Pediatrics, CEO, CHARTAE Consulting, LLC. Japan