HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Digital Event

HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Digital Event

Europe's leading digital healthcare experts will gather to an online conference on 7-11 September. Sitra will show how fair use of data generates well-being.

Image: Minna Hemmilä/Sitra
  • September 7, 2020 at 9:30 am—September 11, 2020 at 6:00 pm
  • Online
  • #HIMSSEurope20

The leading healthcare professionals and representatives of digital healthcare start-ups in Europe are expected to attend the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Digital Event conference on 7-11 September 2020. The common goal of the participants is to improve healthcare by means of information and technology. With speakers in several sessions, Sitra will show how fair use of data generates well-being.

Sitra at HIMSS Europe 2020

Tuesday 8 September

14:00-14:45 EET

Information saves lives: Enabling a Healthy Flow of Data in Europe

Speaker: Jyrki Katainen, President of Sitra

14:50-15:35 EET

From Data to Action: Building the European Health Data Space

Speaker: Antti Kivelä, Director, Sitra
General session.


Wednesday 9 September

11:00-11:45 EET

Nordic 2030: Secondary Use of Data

Speaker: Jaana Sinipuro, Project Director, Sitra
General session.

Thursday 10 September

09:00-11:00 EET

Good Morning from Finland

A hosted, live, internet TV morning show with unique content on some of the latest developments in digital health. It will showcase several themes, interviews, panel discussions and presentations of some of the coolest and most promising uses of new digital technologies in healthcare. The session is jointly organized by Sitra and Business Finland.

09:00-09:45 Presented by Sitra: Data, innovation and health – it’s going to get a lot more personal

The MED Talk ask questions such as: Can we marry unregulated data with regulated data for new, individual digital services and a fairer data economy? Do we have a happy couple or an unrealistic alliance? How can data help health and well-being services become more tailored? What role does data play in disease prevention? The MED Talk also unveils some findings in Sitra’s recent European Consumer Wearables Survey.

MED Talk by Jaana Sinipuro, Project Director, Sitra
Data, innovation and health in fair data economy

Panel discussion after the MED Talk:
Data, innovation and health
Jaana Sinipuro, Sitra
Juuso Blomster, MD, PhD, CEO Precordior Ltd, Adjunct Professor of Cardiology, University of Turku, Finland
Hannu Kinnunen, MSc, Biophysics, Chief Scientific Officer, Oura Health
Register here for the event!
Tips for other sessions at HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Digital Event

7 September – Good Morning from Finland
9 September – Nordic Health 2030 – Secondary Use of Data + Genomics and Beyond

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