Digital technology is part of everyday life. From watching films, buying or selling online to connecting with friends – the internet is a goldmine of opportunities. However, people and companies run into many barriers.
This day-long event includes Tapani Piha (European Commission, Directorate General for Health and Food Safety), Petra Wilson (International Diabetes Federation) and Paul Coebergh van den Braak (Philips) who will share their perspectives on personal connected health. Read more
Given the increasing importance and attention to innovation in and through the Creative Industries and their role as a source of jobs, creativity and growth, this action and future efforts are aimed at building complementarities in order to increase the impact for individual projects and the field overall. Read more
A total of 1334 eHealth experts and 81 exhibitors from across Europe gathered in Riga to exchange knowledge and share best practices as part of the annual eHealth Week conference and exhibition. The presentation slides, photo's and Commissioner Andriukaitis' speech are now available. Read more
Wearable technology is surging in popularity, now it’s time to let doctors access this data, according to Professor Tim Lobstein, director of policy at the World Obesity Federation and one of the experts of the EU-funded DAPHNE project. Read more
"Digital health needs to reach out to citizens and empower them, not to expect citizens to make the leap on their own", according to Pēteris Zilgalvis and Terje Peetso (European Commission, DG Connect). Read more