Programme

Event programme

The event will bring together business leaders from industrial companies and SMEs, national and regional ministers and authorities, global "thinkers", the investment community, healthcare, technology companies, civil society and media. The 2016 Summit will also include an international audience (guests from Government of Japan, Canada and USA) building on the 2016 G7 Ministerial (ICT Ministers), representatives from the World Health Organisation and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).

Go to 7 December Go forward

6 December Blueprint for digital innovation
8:00-9:00 Welcome Coffee and Registration
Exhibition hall
9:00-11:00

Morning Plenary Session

Opening by Roberto Viola (Director General, European Commission DG CNECT)

Keynote Speech by President M. Markkula (Committee of the Regions)

A European Vision and Blueprint on Digital Transformation of Health and Care. Presented by the "Champion" organisations, representing industry, professional organisations, public authorities and civil society.
Panel discussion with Jeroen TAS (CEO Philps Healthcare), Luc THIJS (CEO Agfa Healthcare), Nadia FRONTIGNY (Orange Health), Sarah Rochira (Older People's Commissioner for Wales) and Martin Seychell (Deputy Director General of DG SANTE)
Keynote speech by Hon. Minister Christopher Fearne (Minister of Health of the Republic of Malta)
Gold Hall
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break
Exhibition hall

Morning Thematic Debates

Digital Single Market for Health and Active Ageing "The Road to 2018"

Scaling Up Innovation Stream


Copper Hall

Boosting Investment & Jobs Stream

Silver Hall

Societal Benefits Stream


Hall 100
11:30-12:30 TD1 Scaling Up Integrated Care - Regional and National strategies. The 50+ regions deploying large-scale innovation
TD 2 Smart Investment Strategies – public and private investment synergies. The "€ 500 Million" investment leveraged from public + private investors (public authorities and industry) TD 3 People & Communities. How to reach an additional 4 Million European citizens benefiting from digital health and social care innovation
12:30-14:00 Lunch Break
Exhibition hall

Afternoon Thematic Debates

Silver Economy opportunities for Europe

14:00-15:00 TD 4 Accelerating Uptake of Innovation for health and ageing: Listen to the "users"
Copper Hall
TD 5 DSM – The Free flow of Health and Wellbeing Data – " knowns and the unknowns"
Silver Hall
TD 6 Smart Housing for Active and Healthy Ageing – A European Reference Framework
Room 100
15:00-16:00 TD 7 DSM – Removing barriers to scalable markets – interoperability, data and "incentives to change"
Copper Hall
TD 8 Scalable RoIs – the potential of the Silver Economy (investment and opportunities in healthcare, real-estate and other sectors)
Silver Hall
TD 9 Informal carers and Professionals – Enabling a skillset transformation.
Room 100
16:00-16:30 Coffee Break
16:30-18:00

Afternoon Plenary Session

Keynote speech by Heinz K. Becker MEP (European Parliament)

Discussion with Sylvie Bove (EIT-KIC), Nicole Denjoy (Director General of COCIR), Marc Lange (General Secretary of EHTEL) and Paul Timmers (Director European Commission DG CNECT).
Summarise the conclusions of the day's discussions, outlining the actions agreed as part of the "Blueprint" to be pursued jointly by the participants.
Copper Hall
18:00-19:00

Partner's Reception

Evening event for EIP on AHA partners

Go to 7 December Go forward