Final Line-Up for the Inaugural Health 2.0 Conference in Europe
6-7 April 2010, Paris, France.
Health 2.0 Europe will take place at the Cité Internationale Universitaire in Paris. This event will feature the three integral components of Health 2.0 in a rapid-fire live demo format where leading examples of Health 2.0 in North America will be compared and contextualized with the latest in European innovation. The three segments are:
Online Search and Content
Patient and Provider Communities
Consumer Self-Management Tools
Health 2.0 Europe will also examine the role of government in the spread of innovation and the impact of Health 2.0 on hospitals, payers and pharmaceutical companies. The confirmed prestigious speakers will be representing the following countries Germany, Switzerland, France, Italy, Spain, Great Britain, Ireland, Belgium, Hungary, Denmark, Sweden and the Netherlands.
Health 2.0 is also going to showcase the best of NEW European Health 2.0 companies in the Launch/Start-up Showcase.
Everyone will be invited to a dazzling reception at the famous Les Invalides, which has hosted royalty and emperors over the past 300 years.
All Health 2.0 Europe's speaking spots have now been filled but don't miss out on the opportunity to maximize your exposure by Exhibiting or Sponsoring. The deadline to become a sponsor is Monday, March 15th to get your logo in the program. Don't miss out on this opportunity for your organization to gain unparalleled exposure in front of the the most influential leaders in healthcare. Every sponsorship package includes logo placement on Health 2.0 website, marketing emails and conference materials. Join Health 2.0 distinguished sponsors, Pfizer, LEEM, Orange, Akamai, RAPP, Bayer, Publicis, Bupa, UCB, and LEEM to get your company in front of this distinguished audience.
Health 2.0 Europe's panels and topics include:
Keynote Addresses: The government view point - How does Health 2.0 fit into the various national IT strategies for EMRs, PHRs and national health and wellness?
Keynote Addresses from:
Etienne Caniard, French National Authority for Health France
Pieter Vos, Raad voor de Volksgezondheid en Zorg NL
Morten Elbæk Petersen, sundhed.dk Denmark
Search & Content - How does the best of vertical search technology resonate in a world where government programs provide significant amounts of health content?
Demonstrations & case studies from:
Segolène Ayme, Orphanet EU
Frankie Dolan, MedWorm UK
Célia Boyer, Health On the Net Foundation Swiss
West Shell, Healthline Networks america
Steven Krein, Organized Wisdom america
Berci Mesko, Webicina Hungary
Patients and Online Communities - The advancement and popularity of patient communities online is an international phenomenon. We'll be examining communities in different cultures, languages and context, and see what impact they have on care delivery in different countries–and what the internationalization of information means for patients and doctors.
The patient perspective from:
Roberto Ascione, PagineMediche.it Italy
Gilles Frydman, ACOR america
Ben Heywood, PatientsLikeMe america
Neil Bacon, iWantGreatCare UK
Christian Angele, imedo Germany
Alexander Schachinger, Humboldt University Berlin Germany
Susannah Fox, Pew Internet america
Physicians and Online Communities - In the US, physician social networks are in some aspects replacing the function of traditional physician professional organizations. Physician activity online has a long tradition in Europe too. We’ll compare and contrast market approaches and results.
The physician perspective from:
Daniel Palestrant, Sermo america
Miguel Cabrer, Medting Spain
Tim Ringrose, Doctors.net.uk UK
David Payne, British Medical Journal, Doc2Doc UK
Thomas Skoglund, Neurosurgic Sweden
Health 2.0 Tools - Consumer tools are an essential piece of the Health 2.0 landscape. Some of the most sophisticated drug, condition and treatment tools are giving patients as much if not more information than their physicians. Their use is already controversial in the US, but how is it playing out in different medical cultures across Europe?
Isabelle Adenot, French National Order of Pharmacists France
Roy Schoenberg, American Well america
David Doherty, 3G Doctor Ireland
Roni Zeiger, Google america
Sabine Pinedo, stichting Begeleide Zelfzorg (sBZ) NL
Neil Williams, Microsoft EU
Mohammad Al-Ubaydli, Patients Know Best UK
Joris Moolenaar, IPPZ NL
Sabine Donnai, Imperative Health UK
Alex Savic, Alensa AG Swiss
Hospitals, Payers and Health 2.0 - A look at how hospitals and payers are interacting with doctors and patients in the world of Health 2.0.
Demonstrations & commentary from:
Paul Hodgkin, PatientOpinion UK
Don Kemper, Healthwise america
Jean-Pascal Del Bano, Le Guide Santé France
Frank Neumann, BIG direkt gesund Germany
Emma Stanton, UK Department of Health UK
Pharma and Health 2.0 - How is Health 2.0 affecting Pharma? A look at how pharmaceutical companies are connecting with doctors and patients in new ways, and how Health 2.0 is changing the way they're conducting clinical research.
Discussion & case studies from:
Daniel Ghinn, Creation Interactive UK
Sylvie St-Laurent, Pfizer France
Len Starnes, Bayer Health Germany
Sophie Kune, ParleAvecElles France
René Hansen, UCB belgium
Gábor Gyarmati, Webbeteg Ltd. Hungary
Looking Ahead for Health 2.0 - Discoveries and lessons from the conference.
Annabel Bentley, Bupa UK
Jean Louis Laporte, TribuCancer France
Elettra Ronchi, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Italy
Additional News & Information from Health 2.0:
Registration: Attendance rates will be increasing on Tuesday, March 16th. Every previous Health 2.0 conference has sold out - don't wait to secure your spot and register now.
For further information and registration, please visit: http://www.health2con.com/paris2010/About Health 2.0 Europe Health 2.0 Europe is the premier conference dedicated to how Web 2.0 and social media are transforming healthcare systems in Europe. The conference brings together professionals in the converging industries of healthcare, the internet, mobile applications and social media. Health 2.0 Europe is organized by pioneering experts from Europe and the U.S. with decades of combined experience in health- and Web- related business and consulting, Matthew Holt and Indu Subaiya, founders of Health 2.0 in San Francisco, and Denise Silber, president of Basil Strategies in Paris. Please visit www.health2con.com/paris2010 for more information.