eHealth Week 2016

The Nordic Workshop will be taking place in Education Room A, at the Beurs van Berlage - Damrak 243, 1012 ZJ Amsterdam, Netherlands

Nordic Workshop

Data as a resource:
improving efficiency and quality in the care sector

This is the name of the theme for the Nordic Workshop, which will be taking place on 7 June, one day before eHealth Week officially kicks off, at 12pm. Join us for a "Nordic only" discussion and knowledge exchange. We will be addressing the following topics, amongst others:

  • Sharing patient data in the Nordic region - benefits to society
  • How far are we in eHealth implementation?
  • Data streamlining, frameworks and standardization

Register here for the Nordic Workshop

Registration for the Nordic Workshop* is part of the eHealth Week registration system. Add it to your selections from a list of Partner and Networking Events. If you are only attending the Nordic Community Workshop, choose Optional Events Only Registration during the Registration Selection.

*Additional fee applies.





12.00 – 12.50 Registration & Refreshments
12.50 – 13.00 Welcome Christina Roosen, Vice-President Public Affairs, HIMSS Europe
13.00 – 15.00 Data driven care in the Nordics – who is in the lead? Maritta Perälä-Heape 
Workshop, presentation by each nation
Findings to be presented at the Big Data Session, during eHealth Week.
15.00 – 15.30 How far are we in eHealth implementation? Prof. Jarmo Reponen
15.30 – 16.00 Coffee break
16.00 - 16.20Personal Health Record in Norway: experiences and thoughts about the future   Anders Ravik, Head of Section Solution Architecture at The Norwegian Directorate of eHealth
16.20 – 16.40 Sector collaboration – what does it mean and does it give value? Dr. William Holland, CMIO, Banner Health
16.40 – 17.25 Data streamlining, frameworks and standardization Kaare Pedersen, Project Manager for Works Flow and IT-architecture at the Association of Danish Municipalities
Michael Johansen, Medcom
17.25 – 18.00 Regulations – barrier or protection? Bogi Eliasen, Futurist & Special Advisor on Future of Health/Head of Denmark Unit, UNESCO Chair in Bioethics, Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies
18.00 - 18.20 Leveraging data at point of care to save lives Edward Marx, Chief Information Officer, New York City Health & Hospitals
18.20 - 18:30 Closing remarks
19:00Nordic Dinner NEMO Science Museum