- Week of Health and Innovation, 2015 takes place in Odense, Denmark
later this month with a new development: this year, it is running
alongside The European Telemedicine Conference (ETC) combining the
efforts of several leading European Healthcare Organisations with a
focus on innovation.
and South Denmark are well-known for
strength within health innovation and technology. This is something that
the conferences can utilise in their programs, and something that we
can use for the cross conference activities,” said WHINN Chief Project
Manager, Michaela Andersen.
In focus at WHINN are Health Tech, Increased Efficiency, Innovation,
Innovative Procurement, Patient Involvement, Research,
Networking, Development, Health Innovation, Hospital, Telemedicine,
Health Care, Mental Health, Welfare and
A highlight of the event is a network dinner on October 21 where Robert Fisk, strategic adviser and Big Data analyst for Barak Obama during his two presidential campaigns, will speak on the hot topic of use of data in healthcare.
At the parallel event, ETC, the
opening keynote looks at new approaches of Big Data analytics
under the title of Telemedicine and Personal Health and Wellness
Empowerment on Earth and in Space. As well as focusing on how Big Data
can positively impact rural communities, The Artemis Project will be
presented. This is a Big Data platform for real-time streaming analytics
and temporal data mining in and out of the cloud in Canada, USA and
China for Tertiary Care and Telemedicine solutions. An exciting
development with this initiative is its performance of clinical research
in neonatal and critical care including its use for health monitoring
on long-range space flight.
A key Roundtable Discussion, Mobile
Solutions in Disease Management” Description will look at how
telemedicine contributes to disease management solutions that prevent
hospitalisation ‒ and potentially save healthcare billions.
WHINN consists of conferences, events,
innovation and business activities, which are brought together in one
week all within health and innovation. The newest research and
international trends are in the spotlight each year making it an ideal
partner for ETC.
WHINN takes place from October 19 to 22 October in Odense, Denmark.
Source and Image Credit: WHINN