The Digital Health Society Summit

“Connecting Digital Health & Data Initiatives in Europe”
We are delighted to announce the

Digital Health Society Summit “Connecting Digital Health & Data Initiatives in Europe”

It will provide a unique opportunity to participate, network and collaborate for anyone interested in digital health. The Summit is designed to be an open two-day forum for the many European initiatives and projects on the data-driven transformation of health and social care to converge and build collaboration bridges.
The Summit is supported by the Finnish Ministry of Social Affairs and Health and ECHAlliance.


Connecting Digital Health and Data Initiatives in Europe – The time to Scale?

This is an outline agenda subject to change

11th December 2019
Session 1

The Finnish Presidency of the Council of Europe

  • Council Conclusions of the Finnish Presidency


Session 2

The Finnish Digital Health Story

  • Overview of the development of Digital Health in Finland
  • Finland’s future plans and legislation for Digital Health
  • Q&A


Session 3

Key issues Digital Health Society

This panel discussion should explore the full spectrum of opportunity: from care pathway improvement to personalised medicine to public health strategy to research in drug and device development.

  • AI in healthcare
  • Data Donation, Control, Ethics & Sharing
  • Data Privacy, Research Exemption & Consent
  • Data Skills, Education & Training
  • Primary &Secondary Use of health data
  • Q&A


Session 4

Health Data Initiatives across Europe: Who, What, Why & When?

Panel discussion aimed to establish connections, identify complementarities and build synergies towards a joint Digital Health Society statement

  • All Policies for a Healthy Europe
  • EU Health Coalition
  • Digital Health Europe
  • Data Saves Lives
  • Innovative Medicines Initiative
  • Digital Health Society
  • Q&A


Drinks Reception & Networking

12th December 2019
Session 5

The Presidencies Forum: A gathering of Past, Current and Future Presidencies

  • An update on the legacies of Past Presidencies & plans for future Presidencies
  • Q&A


Session 6

Deployment and Implementation of Scaling Up from

  • Finland and Europe
  • Specific examples of successes failures and lessons learned
  • Q &A


Session 7

Launch of the Finnish National Network of Ecosystems & Introduction to the International Network


List of speakers coming soon...

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Finlandia Hall

Mannerheimintie 13e, 00100

Helsinki, Finland

Room 7

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