The longest-standing HIMSS Europe Community, established in 2006, the HIMSS Nordic Community has a unique programme specifically tailored for healthcare IT professionals from both the public and private sectors in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. In order to address current needs and issues in the Nordic nations, a number of events and workshops are regularly organised. The community not only convenes at conferences, workshops and networking events, but also prepares presentations, panel discussions and organises hospital tours. Members take advantage of special offers and packages with invites to HIMSS events connecting the community globally with peers not only in Europe but also the United States, Middle East and Asia.
Register now and join the HIMSS19 Nordic Delegation to Orlando!
Nordic Community meet-up at WHINN
11 October 2018, Odense, Denmark.
The HIMSS Nordic Community is delighted to welcome you back from the summer break and invite you to join the HIMSS Nordic Community meet-up 2018 at the Week of Health and Innovation in Denmark. The meet-up will be held on 11 October 2018 from 9:30 to 10:30 am. This is a great opportunity to re-connect with colleagues and stay on top of the latest news and interoperability developments in the region. Find all information about the programme and registration here.
Nordic Delegation to HIMSS19
11-15 February 2019, Orlando, USA.
The HIMSS Nordic Community will be gathering again as a delegation at the HIMSS19 Global Conference & Exhibition connecting globally with peers for world-class education, cutting-edge HIT products and solutions, and unique exchange and networking opportunities. Find all information about this year’s dedicated Nordic programme, the call for proposals and registration here.
Nordic Delegation to HIMSS Europe 19 & Health 2.0
11-13 June 2019, Helsinki, Finland.
Following a successful collocated event in Sitges in May 2018, HIMSS and Health 2.0 continue to strengthen their ties and look forward to host the HIMSS Nordic Delegation in Helsinki. The conference will bring the best of both worlds: HIMSS’ knowledge, expertise and thought leadership in healthcare digitisation and Health 2.0’s network of entrepreneurs and investors, showcasing the latest cutting edge and innovative health tech solutions. The three-day event is supported and organised in conjunction with a number of Finnish organisations, including: The Finnish Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, SITRA (The Finnish Innovation Fund), Business Finland, The City of Helsinki, The University of Helsinki, The Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa (HUS), Oulu Health, Turku Science Park and Messukeskus Helsinki, Expo and Convention Centre. Further information on the dedicated programme for the Nordic Delegation will be announced here soon! In the meantime, find all general information about the conference here.
HIMSS Europe 18 & Health 2.0 Conference
27-29 May 2018, Sitges, Spain.
The HIMSS Nordic Community Workshop came together on 27 May in Sitges with over 90 health and care professionals representing the entire Nordic region to discuss burning issues in digital health and participating in valuable discussions about the path ahead.
Please click here to access all speaker presentations, conference images, articles, interviews and recordings as well as the full post-conference report. View the outcomes of the HIMSS Nordic Community Workshop in the report “Sharing and Using Health Data” below
Presentations Nordic Workshop
- Hannu Hämäläinen - Enabling the Secondary Use of Social and Health Care Data Data – Implementing GDPR
- Anne Torill Nordsletta - Health Analytics Current data situation and use in Norway
- Maj -Britt Juhl Poulsen - Predict, Prevent, and Personalize Health Care - the Danish Initiative
- Hans Winberg - Medical Revolution Digitalisation Organising
- Hal Wolf - Identifying the issues, opportunities and solutions