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Scottish Digital Health & Care Week 2016

2016b

The 2016 Scottish Digital Health & Care Week and Conference runs from 28 November to 2 December .

The annual conference, aimed at sharing health and care innovations, will  be held at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre on November 30.

The conference will be officially opened by Shona Robison, Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport, Scottish Government who will speak on Scotland’s Digital Health and Social Care Ambitions.

Feature sessions will include topics on:

  • Self-management & delivering technology enabled services in the home;
  • Social Media and the power of disruptive technologies;
  • Making sure digital health & care services and solutions are Person Centred;
  • Driving the communities of the future – connecting housing.

Key Note speakers for the event include:

  • Introduction & Welcome Professor George Crooks, OBE, Medical Director NHS 24
  • Scotland’s Digital Ambitions, Colin Cook, Director, Digital, Scottish Government
  • Technology, Transformation, Change, the Irish experience – Richard Corbridge, Chief Information Officer, Health and Safety Executive, Ireland
  • Rachel Coldicutt, Director of Products and Services, Doteveryone

The conference will this year offer delegates a choice of 12 workshops and the opportunity to hear a Plenary Session on ‘My digital health and care future in 2026’.

Each of the panel members – which currently includes Angiolina Foster, Chief Executive, NHS 24; Dave Clark, DHI; Caroline Lamb, NES; Claus Deudal Pedersen, Tom Morton, Communicare;  Ian Welsh, Alliance; Paul Dowie, Director,Shared Services and My Account;  Keri McCool, Screenmedia  – will be asked provide their own 2 minute view of: ‘My digital health and care future in 2026’.

Full details of the events taking place throughout Scottish Digital Health and Care Week 2016, will be available on the SCTT Events Page. These will be updated regularly so please keep checking.

For further information, details of workshops and to register for the Scottish Digital Health and Care Conference visit https://book.shsc.scot/shsc/97/home

For information on the full week of events, please visit the Events page on this site.

 

Latest News

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