On October 25 from 5:30-7:30 PM, FiberCorps will present CampFiber for Healthcare, a seminar and discussion about what fiber can do for healthcare.

CampFiber for Healthcare delivers the opportunity for the public to learn about how the future of fiber-powered healthcare is being built in and around Lafayette. Join healthcare professionals, entrepreneurs, community leaders, students, and technologists to engage in a dialog about how we can leverage fiber to improve our healthcare system.

CampFiber for Healthcare features a series of short, high energy presentations from some of the area's top healthcare innovators. Come hear about the latest advances in and applications of telemedicine, workplace health monitoring, interactive learning, and the promise of health information exchanges.

Location Details
LITE Auditorium
537 Cajundome Blvd
Lafayette, La 70506

SPEAKERS
Tom Winchell
LSU Health Sciences Center

Bob Miller
LEDA Accelerator

Sean Thompson
Henry Safety Systems

Blaine McManus
Advanced Telemedical Services

Brenda Ikerd
Louisiana HealthCare Quality Forum

Jay Pierret
Acadian Ambulance—National EMS Academy

Ramesh Kolluru
UL Center for Business and Information Technology

Doug Menefee
The Schumacher Group

Wendt Withers
Apex Innovations

Barbara Lamont
Calls Plus

Doors open at 5:00
Free Beer and Wine

CONTACT PERSON:

Geoff Daily
geoffdaily@gmail.com
202.834.0121

 

 

FiberCorps is a new non-profit dedicated to activating Lafayette to become the hub of fiber-powered innovation.

 

FiberCorps is focused on tackling the sociological challenges as- sociated with driving broadband adoption, use, and innovation.

FiberCorps accomplishes these goals by producing activities that educate and inspire Lafayette, and by facilitating demonstration projects that leverage fiber.

FiberCorps' board consists of represents from six stakeholder organizations, including:

  • Lafayette Consolidated Government
  • Lafayette Economic Development Authority
  • Greater Lafayette Chamber of Commerce
  • University of Louisiana
  • Community Foundation of Acadiana
  • Louisiana Immersive Technologies Enterprise

To learn more about FiberCorps, or to view this event afterwards online, check out our website www.fibercorps.com.


This is a submitted article.  Send your press releases and articles on UL, the UL District, and quality of life in Acadiana-- particularly education & culture-- to ultoday.com by clicking here.