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Tentative Program of the Business Presentation Track

Monday 8th September 2008

8:00 - 9:00 Registration

9:00 - 9:30 Opening by General Co-Chairs

Professor Dinos ARCOUMANIS, Pro-Vice Chancellor, City University

Sir Jonathan MICHAEL, Deputy Director, BT Health

09:30 - 10:30 Keynote Speaker

Professor Michael THICK, Chief Clinical Officer, NHS Connecting for Health, UK
"Informatics and the Darzi review: the place for NHS Connecting for Health"

10:30 - 11:00 Morning tea break

11:00 - 13:00 First Session

11:00 - 11:30 Justin WHATLING, Director of Strategy and Planning, Global Healthcare, BT Health
"Evolution and future of the UK medical record" [PDF]

11:30 - 12:00 Kevin J. DEAN, Managing Director, Connected Health Internet Business Solutions Group
"The Healthcare Revolution - eHealth becomes Connected Health"

12:00 - 12:30 Nicholas ROBINSON, NHS Direct Associate Medical Director, Long Term Conditions and Telehealth
"Managing the Healthcare avalanche - is Telehealth the answer?" [PDF]

12:30 - 13:00 Dr Mike Short, O2, Vice President - Research and Development
"How patients and care providers' lives will be transformed by wireless connectivity" [PDF]

13:00 - 14:00 Lunch

14:00 - 16:00 Second Session

14:00 - 14:30 Garry A Payne, BSc - Imetrikus International Programme Manager
"Assisted technology with child and adolescent diabetes"

14:30 - 15:00 David DOHERTY, 3G Doctor: [LINK]
"Connected Care: Adding Value to the Electronic Health Record"

15:00 - 15:30 Giles TOMSETT, Vice President, Healthways International
"Case study - implementing a large scale telehealth service within a European Context"

15:30 - 16:00 Sverre Flatby
"Invented inside the Hospital - The start of a new eHealth offering!"

16:00 - 16:30 Afternoon tea break

16:30 - 18:30 Third Session:

16:30 - 17:00 Harald KORB, Director, Vitaphone GMBH
"Telemonitoring in the management of chronic and acute cardiovascular diseases" [PDF]

17:00 - 17:30 Adrian FLOWERDAY, Docobo Ltd
"Telehealth - an enabler to improve health and quality of life through patient empowerment"

17:30 - 18:00 Michael PALMER, ICT for Health Unit, DG Inormation Sociaty and Media, European Commision
"eHealth: Challenges and Opportunities"

18:00 - 18:30Tim CRAIG, Director of Business Development, iTelecare
"Healthcare and social care: bridging the divide" [PDF]

19:00 - Gala Dinner

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