2017 Nordic

Join us in our major gatherings around Europe

It is important for our European Communities to come together in a European setting. That's why we have arranged for Community meeting points at our staple events:  the World of Health IT in Barcelona this November and eHealth Week 2017 in Malta. Join your fellow community members to exchange knowledge and discuss the latest healthcare IT developments happening in your country or region. Learn about advancements and new solutions from other countries and benefit from Community-only discounts and benefits. Make sure you save these dates in your diaries today:

European Telemedicine Conference, 15-16 November 2016, Oslo, Norway

This year the European Telemedicine Conference (ETC) 2016 is part of the E-health in Norway Future Health (EHiN-FH 2016) in Oslo 15th and 16th of November 2016.

It will combine the efforts of several leading European healthcare organisations into two powerful days of health and innovation! The ETC collaborates with prominent healthcare delivery organisations, governmental leaders, clinicians, researchers and university faculties to address and discuss the latest innovations in telemedicine. In 2016 ETC is hosted by the ETC partner Norwegian Centre for E-health Research.

World of Health IT (WoHIT), 21-22 November 2016, Barcelona, Spain

The new HIMSS Europe World of Health IT (WoHIT) Conference & Exhibition will be taking place on 21–22 November 2016 in Barcelona, Spain. The event will gather top European healthcare stakeholders and will be the meeting point for the entire eHealth ecosystem.

Through a number of educational sessions with the most experienced speakers to learn from, together with a series of workshops, hospital tours and an interactive exhibition floor, this unique event addresses best practices, practical solutions and cutting edge developments in eHealth.

UK e-Health Week, 3-4 May 2017, London, UK

Returning to Olympia for the third year, UK e-Health Week is devoted to the people and organisations that use the power of IT to transform health and care.

The e-Health Week agenda is developed by HIMSS in partnership with BCS - the Chartered Institute for IT, and with the support of NHS England and NHS Digital. With an overall theme of using data, IT and tech to transform health and care, a strong agenda will guide delegates through inspiring plenary discussions, informative workshops and practical tutorials.

eHealth Week, 10-12 May 2017, Malta

eHealth Week 2017 is organised by the Maltese Ministry of Health as part of their Presidency of the Council of the European Union, the European Commission and HIMSS Europe. eHealth Week 2017 will gather stakeholders from across the globe to address international hot topics related to healthcare IT, including “Cross-border exchange of personal health data: from policy to practice” and “European Reference Networks: how digital health helps”.

One of the objectives of the Maltese eHealth agenda is to improve the myHealth portal for patients and clinicians. The next generation of myHealth has been launched and will be available for international demonstration in 2017. As such, two of the themes which will be addressed during eHealth Week are:
   - Giving European citizens access to their personal health data
   - Improving public health through better use of clinical data