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Travel to eHealth Week Europe for less than a typical train journey from the Midlands to London!
 
 
 
 
On the 11-13th May, CIO and IT directors from more than 27 countries across Europe will flock to the Riga for the most influential European eHealth Week Conference of the year. UK is the second highest country with the most attendees coming to eHealth Week.
 
And with flights available from less than £60 return* and a special rate for UK eHealth
Week attendees**, you can ensure you are part of it!
 
Healthcare CIOs, CCIOs, IT Directors and Policy Makers from across Europe will Be Gathering in Riga. Here Is Why.
 
•   To learn from best practice, case studies and strategies at a National and European level that will enable them to successfully implement eHealth and mHealth solutions that achieve tangible benefits
 
•   To understand how to deal with change management issues including information governance, data protection and privacy challenges
 
•   To learn from a wide range of European representatives who will share strategies for integration between the health and social care ecosystem and cross border data exchange
 
•   To access the latest and most innovative IT solutions to improve patient care, safety and efficiency
 
Register today
 
 
Tuesday 12 May 2015 | 11:00 - 12:00
Pan-Organisational Capabilities
 
Are health authorities and governments more successful in providing pan-organisational capabilities than private initiatives and care chains, or vice versa? This controversial panel debate will explore the maturity of IT in healthcare in different OECD states.
 
There will also be an opportunity to discuss the pros and cons between centralised and decentralised systems.
 
Hans Karlsson  
SPEAKERS
 
Hans Karlsson
Director of Health and Social Care Division, Swedish Association of Local Authorities and
Markus Karras  
Regions, Sweden
 
  Markus Karras
Paul Rice
Head of Technology Strategy, NHS England
  Hans Karlsson
Mark Blakeman  
 
Mark Blakeman
  Paul Rice
Mark Blakeman  
Director of Infrastructure and Informatics, Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Mark Blakeman  
MODERATOR
  Justin Whatling
Justin Whatling
Vice President, Population Health, Cerner, UK
 
 
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  Justin Whatling
 
 
*Data taken from Sky Scanner on 22nd April based on flights from London to Riga.
 
**Delegates who attended a HIMSS UK event get a 30% off by entering the following code: D30A. This rate does not apply if you have already registered to the event. For questions about registration, please contact Ela Staniuk estaniuk@himss.org.
 
 
 
mHealth will be at the heart of this year's discussion
 
Join us at the mHealth Summit Europe, with this year's main focus being "Energizing the mHealth Agenda in Europe"
 
mHealth Summit | Europe. TECHNOLOGY + BUSINESS + RESEARCH + POLICY   Register now
 
 
 
 
 
Date
11-13 May 2015
 
Venue
International Exhibition Center Kipsala, Riga, Latvia
 
Website
www.ehealthweek.org
 
Follow us
 
Twitter   @eHealthWeekEU #eHW15
 
 
WoHIT Diamond Sponsors
 
Accenture
 
Cerner
 
Epic
 
 
WoHIT Gold Sponsors
 
AGFA Healthcare
 
EMC²
 
IBM
 
Lexmark
 
 
WoHIT Silver Sponsors
 
Microsoft
 
ORACLE
 
Wolters Kluwer Health
 
 
Supporting Sponsors
 
Elsevier
 
esri
 
Germany Trade & Invest
 
PHILIPS
 
 
 
 
 
WoHIT Organising Committee
 
HIMSS Europe   COCIR   Continua Health Alliance   EFMI   EHTEL
 
EuroRec   European Commission
 
 
 
 
 
 
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