Event Details

Tuesday, 14 September, 2021 - 16:00 to 17:00
Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST)


Zoom Webinar


AIHS Member: Complimentary I  Non-Member: Complimentary


Event Organising Body: 
Australian Institute of Health & Safety
Event Organiser: 
Australian Institute of Health & Safety
(03) 8336 1995


Endorsed Training

NOTE: IACC is a corporate member of the AIHS. The presenter - although discussing general issues as per the learning outcome below – will also be discussing the specific application and benefits of their product.

The Australian Institute of Health & Safety (AIHS) has partnered with the Israel-Australia Chamber of Commerce (IACC) to bring you the webinar: Technology for Better Mental Health in the Workplace scheduled for Tuesday 14 September 2021.

Mental health is a growing priority in workplace Health and Safety, as it pertains  Good mental health at work and good management go hand in hand and there is strong evidence that workplaces with high levels of mental wellbeing are more productive. Addressing wellbeing at work increases productivity by as much as 12%. Work is good for mental health but a negative working environment can lead to physical and mental health problems. Depression and anxiety have a significant economic impact, and the estimated cost to the global economy is $ 1 trillion per year in lost productivity. Harassment and bullying at work are commonly reported problems and can have a substantial adverse impact on mental health. There are many effective actions that organizations can take to promote mental health in the workplace.

This Webinar will showcase two market-leading tech companies with a vision and solution for making workplaces more supportive of positive mental health - 

Sorbet is a personalized Micro-Vacation planner that helps encourage and incentivize time off to improve wellness, productivity and performance. The platform includes financial optimization for employers and employees alike. This enables employees to liquidate accrued days and turn them into wellness boosters through our platform, while allowing CFOs maximum flexibility to manage and optimize their liabilities.

Voicesense harnesses prosodic acoustic analytics to create an objective, non-invasive (i.e. safe) measuring tool to help screen and monitor behavioural health risks, such as depression. Employers utilize the technology to screen workers for overall health measurements, such as stress, burnout, energy, coping, and engagement.

Key learning outcomes of the webinar.

1.    What are some key trends in mental health technology

2.    What are the main challenges associated with using technology to support mental health

3.    What opportunities does mental health technology offer your business

4.    2x case studies of market-leading technologies making the workplace more supportive and mentally healthy


Event Details:
Date: Tuesday 14 September 2021
Time: 4:00PM - 5:00PM AEST
Format: Zoom Webinar (login details will be sent 2-3 days prior to webinar date)
Cost: Complimentary

Your Speakers:

Veetahl Eilat-Raichel, Co-founder & CEO - Sorbet

Yoav Degani, Founder & Chief Research & Data Officer - Voicesense