View the speakers presentations from the 4th Joint eHealth Ireland and Northern Ireland Connected Health Ecosystems Gathering

23rd January 2020

22nd January 2020
Carrickdale Hotel, Dundalk, Ireland


CROSS BORDER COLLABORATION – Pitching Panel 08:45 – 09:25

Room: Pinewood Suite

Pitching Panel – Advice from North / South perspectives

This pitching opportunity enables businesses from across the island to share their ideas and innovations to a panel of experienced stakeholders. Advice can be given on specific aspects of products, services, ideas and business models.

  • Michael Redmond, Assistant National Director, Chief Operating Officer, eHealth Ireland and Office of the Chief Information Officer, Ireland
  • Dan West, Chief Digital Information Officer, Department of Health, NI
  • Gary Comiskey, Director, Government & Health, EY
  • Ryan Williams, Director, Connected Health
  • Brian O’Connor, Chair, European Connected Health Alliance
08:45Liam McQuillan, Chief Executive Officer, Liopa
https://liopa.ai/
08:50Katrina Delargy, Director, TIGYA Health
https://www.tiygahealth.eu/
08:55Sonia Neary, Chief Executive Officer, Wellola
https://www.wellola.com/
09:00Rachael Darkin, Director of Growth, Jinga Life
https://www.jinga.life/
09:05Lucie Cunningham, Founder, THE HomeShare
https://thehomeshare.ie/
09:10Dr Roger Wallace, Head of Data Optimisation, Aneako
https://anaeko.com/
09:15Keith Lyne, Co-Founder, MyClinic365
www.myclinic365.com
09:20Richard Cooke, Chief Executive Officer, La Casa
richard@digitaladvantage.eu

Agenda: ‘Highlighting Cross Border Collaborations in Digital Health’

08:45Early Bird Pitching Panel / Coffee / Networking / Popup Exhibitions / Registration
09:30Welcome
Brian O’Connor, Chair, European Connected Health Alliance – PRESENTATION
– Aidan Gough, Designated Officer and Director of Strategy and Policy, InterTradeIreland – PRESENTATION
09:45Health Care Strategy Developments across Ireland
Michael Redmond, Assistant National Director, Chief Operating Officer, eHealth Ireland and Office of the Chief Information Officer, Ireland – PRESENTATION
Dan West, Chief Digital Information Officer, Department of Health, Northern Ireland – PRESENTATION
10:05North/South Trade – Support, help and advice for businesses in Ireland
Alison Currie, Operations Manager, Trade, InterTradeIreland – PRESENTATION
Alan Hobbs, Manager High Potential Start-Ups (Lifesciences), Enterprise Ireland – PRESENTATION
Grainne McVeigh, Director, Health and Life Sciences, Invest Northern Ireland – PRESENTATION

Is a mega suite enough to really transform care? A maturing approach already delivering better care across Europe
Anže Droljc, Business Development Director, Better – PRESENTATION
10:30Funding Panel – Future Opportunities, Advice and Support
Grainne Lennon, International Funding & Collaboration Broker, InterTradeIreland
– Kay Duggan-Walls, Horizon 2020 Ireland Contact Point (Health)
– Patricia McCrory, Horizon 2020 Northern Ireland Contact Point for Health
10:50Scottish – Irish Connections in Digital Healthcare
– Muiris O’Connor, Assistant Secretary, R&D and Health Analytics Division, Department of Health, Ireland – PRESENTATION
– Alan Connor, Programme Manager, mPower Project, National Services Scotland – PRESENTATION
11:10Understanding the Patient Perspective
– Joan Jordan, EUPATI Graduate and IPPOSI Member – PRESENTATION
Joan McParland, Founder and Co-ordinator, Hope 4 M.E. & Fibro Northern Ireland – PRESENTATION
11:25Deployed innovations across Ireland
Jennifer Neff, Co-Founder, Elemental – PRESENTATION
11:30Networking Coffee / Pop-up exhibition area
12:00Taking a community approach to primary care
Craig Donnachie, Communications Manager, Multi-Disciplinary Team Project, Department of Health, Northern Ireland – PRESENTATION
12:10‘Encompass’ and opportunities for clinicians and patients North and South of the border
Gary Loughran, Director of Encompass, Business Services Organisation – PRESENTATION
12:25From Research to Reality – Progress and Impact
Dr Fergal McCaffrey, Director, DkIT Regulated Software Research Centre – PRESENTATION
12:35Delivering future opportunities through Innovation Hubs
Dr Colman Casey, Director, Health Innovation Hub, Ireland – PRESENTATION
Dr Rob Grundy, Interim Chief Executive, Health and Research Institute Northern Ireland – PRESENTATION
12:50The Digital Academy enabling Digital Transformation
Martin Curley, Director, Digital Transformation, Health Service Executive, Ireland – PRESENTATION
13:00Crossing Borders on Smart Age Friendly Environments: the EU_SHAFE experience 
Damon Berry, Lecturer, Technological University Dublin – PRESENTATION
John McGrory, Lecturer, Technological University Dublin – PRESENTATION
13:15Showcasing Industry Digital Health Innovations
Ryan Williams, Director, Connected Health – PRESENTATION
George Kowalski, Business Development Director, ORCHA – PRESENTATION
13:30ECHAlliance International Ecosystem Network – Areas for cooperation / Round up
Andy Bleaden, Director Ecosystems & Membership, ECHAlliance – PRESENTATION
13:40Networking Lunch / Pop-up exhibition area
14:30Interactive Workshop

CROSS BORDER COLLABORATION & OPPORTUNITIES – Interactive Workshop 14:30 – 15:15

Flying Flipchart Topics

Empowering PeopleInforming people through the provision of appropriate information can play a key role in empowering people to make positive choices.
Mental Health & WellbeingWhat potential is there to develop and deploy cross border digital health solutions in mental health and wellbeing including associated triggers e.g. isolation?
Innovation & Workforce SkillsHow can we develop and deploy cross border solutions to improve innovative workforce skills?
Active Ageing and the role of technologyHow can we develop and deploy cross border solutions to improve digital inclusion in active ageing?
Inter- Island Learning ExpeditionHow do we increase cross border collaboration in order to improve our level of competitiveness in Europe and beyond? Possible European learning expedition
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