The World of Health IT: 2006 Conference & Exhibition

The World of Health IT Conference & ExhibitionFor the first time in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, representatives from all spectrums of the world of health IT will come together (10-13 October, 2006) in Geneva, Switzerland.

The World of Health IT Conference & Exhibition is a new concept for the healthcare community. Bridging the gaps between public policy and the realities of day-to-day implementation, The World of Health IT has been designed for and by the healthcare IT community in Europe, the Middle East and Africa - be they buyers, vendors, technology users, providers or healthcare regulators.

"Europe has achieved wide adoption of eHealth solutions, in particular, automating primary care and establishing regional health information networks. This is due to user acceptance, leadership of national and regional authorities and good response of the fast growing eHealth industry."

Ilias Iakovidis
Deputy Head of Unit, European
Commission eHealth Unit DG
Information Society & Media

Addressing the perspectives of clinicians, directors and other healthcare professionals, The World of Health IT Conference & Exhibition will offer:

  • Educational sessions
  • Vendor exhibitions
  • Best practice exchange
  • Networking sessions
  • Other professional development opportunities

The World of Health IT Conference bridges the gap between public policy and the realities of day-to-day implementation. Prominent representatives from major world bodies will provide insight into emerging trends, while managers, practitioners and technicians will provide case studies, tips and solutions. The multi-track educational programme will:

  • Highlight current and future challenges
  • Stimulate debate
  • Provide practical solutions
  • Enhance learning

The World of Health IT Exhibition will robustly complement the Conference, gathering some 100 exhibitors from around the region to demonstrate new strategies, tools and technology designed to enhance the day-to-day quality of healthcare delivery through ICT.

For further infromation, plase visit The World of Health IT Conference website:
www.worldofhealthit.org

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