February 20th 2018 - February 21st 2018 | Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh

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Event agenda

Digital Health & Care Scotland Day 1

09:00

Registration, exhibition and refreshments

Session 1: Delivering digital health and social care

09:55

Chairs opening remarks
Pennie Taylor, Journalist and Broadcaster

10:00

The new Digital Health and Social Care Strategy 2017-22
Paul Gray – Chief Executive NHSScotland
Director-General, Health and Social Care The Scottish Government

10:20

Joint Integration Board perspective on leading local delivery of digital health and social care
Tim Eltringham, Chief Officer, South Ayrshire HSCP

10:40

A voice from the frontline: making digital/technology in the community work
Morag Barrow, Director of Unscheduled Care, NHS 24
Hazel Archer, Technical Lead, Scottish Centre for Telehealth & Telecare

11:00

Questions and discussion

11:20

Refreshments, exhibition and networking

Session 2: Breakouts

11:40

Breakout 1

12:20

Transition between breakouts

12:25

Breakout 2

13:05

Lunch

13:40

Meet the exhibitors

Session 3: Themed Sessions

In a series of themed interactive sessions delegates will have the opportunity to explore areas of interest with experts.

14:05

THEME 1

Cyber Security and the Big Data Revolution

Managing who has access to information, on what device and when, combined with the external threat of cyber attacks, are key challenges in health and social care. Alongside experts you will explore the latest approaches to cyber security and how big data is enabling a move towards population health management.

Chair: Hugh Aitken, Chair,  National Cyber Resilience Leaders Board

Speakers: 
Jonathan Cameron, Head of Strategic Development, NHS National Services Scotland
Professor Bill Buchanan, Professor, Edinburgh Napier University and lead Centre for Distributed Computing, Networks, and Security and The Cyber Academy

THEME 2

Resourcing, Funding and Commissioning For Change

Join key sector figures to consider how we can deliver the outcomes of the Integration Authorities Strategic Framework: ensuring gaps in services are identified and that the experience of service users is at the forefront of planning, utilising integrated approaches to commissioning. 

Chair: Pennie Taylor, Journalist and Broadcaster

Speakers:
Lesley McLay, Chief Executive, NHS Tayside

 

THEME 3

Developing a Digitally Enabled Workforce

In this session we ask: Do staff feel they have access to the appropriate technology, and how much ongoing training and support is being provided? How can technology support frontline staff to deliver person-centred care, utilising the benefits of innovative mobile working and workforce management solutions?

Chair: Manira Ahmad, Head of Local Intelligence, NHS National Services Scotland

Speakers: 
Christopher Wroath, Director of Digital Transformation, NHS Education Scotland
Dr Jamie Hogg, Clinical Lead for Modernisation, NHS Grampian
Margaret Whoriskey, Head of Technology Enabled Care & Digital Healthcare Innovation, Scottish Gov
Claire Cater, Founder, The Social Kinetic

14:55

Refreshments and exhibition

Session 4: Change leadership to deliver digital health and social care

15:10

Leadership panel

A panel of Scottish Digital Leaders discuss the next steps for delivering Scotland’s new Digital Health and Social Care Strategy 2017-22

Panellists:

Colin Sinclair, Chief Executive, NHS National Services Scotland

Caroline Lamb, Chief Executive, NHS Education for Scotland

Robbie Pearson, Chief Executive, Healthcare Improvement Scotland

Angiolina​ Foster, Chief Executive, NHS24

 

16:00

Keynote: learning from change leadership beyond Scotland

Dr Harpreet Sood, Associate Chief Clinical Information Officer, NHS England

16:30

Questions and discussion

16:40

Closing remarks from the chair

Pennie Taylor, Journalist and Broadcaster

16:45

Close of day 1

Digital Health & Care Scotland Day 2

08:45

Registration, refreshments and exhibition

Session 1: Driving national change

09:25

Chair’s opening remarks

Pennie Taylor, Journalist and Broadcaster

09:30

Scottish Government Address

Shona Robison MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport

09:40

Questions to Cabinet Secretary

09:50

Headline sponsor

10:05

Data informing Scotland's health: thinking big...

Professor Aziz Sheikh OBE, Professor of Primary Care Research & Development and Director, Usher Institute of Population 

10:25

Where the click do you start - creating a digital NHS

Claire Cater, Founder, The Social Kinetic

10:45

Questions and discussion

11:00

Refreshments

Session 2: Breakouts

11:20

Breakout 1

12:00

Transition between breakouts

12:05

Breakout 2

12:45

Lunch

13:20

Meet the exhibitors

Session 3: Themed sessions

In a series of themed interactive sessions delegates will have the opportunity to explore areas of interest with experts.

13:45

THEME 4

Interoperability – Overcoming Integration Barriers Within Health and Social Care

We will discuss what can be done to ensure new and existing systems are interoperable. In doing so we will consider the use of a shared language and connecting with national systems, such as the Scottish National Patient Management System and SPIRE.

Speakers:

Andy Grayer, Assistant Director of eHealth and Infrastructure, NHS Ayrshire and Arran

THEME 5

Scaling It Up – Exploiting the Power of Disruptive Technology

There are examples of digital success across Scotland - how do we expand these projects so they can benefit more staff, people and communities? As we debate this challenge we will ask: are we embracing the use of mobile technology to empower the public and mobilise health and care providers?

Speakers:

Margaret Whoriskey, Head of Technology Enabled Care & Digital Healthcare Innovation, Scottish Government

THEME 6

Empowering the Public, Engaging to Promote the Benefits of Digital Health and Care

Technology can empower the public to take control of their health. Can we do more to empower patients through the use of technology and by involving them in technological development? In this session we will consider these questions and more.

Chair: Zahid Deen, Digital Health and Care Strategic Lead, Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (the ALLIANCE) 

Speakers:

Anna Fowlie, Chief Executive, Scottish Social Services Council

Dr Scott Cunningham, Technical Consultant, My Diabetes My Way

Fiona McQueen, Chief Nursing Officer, Scottish Government

14:35

Refreshments and exhibition

Session 4: Learning from across the digital landscape

14:50

Keynote: Learning from digital transformation in other sectors

15:10

Keynote: Learning from the international experience

15:30

Questions and discussion

15:45

Closing remarks from the chair

Pennie Taylor, Journalist and Broadcaster

15:50

Close of conference

 

Please note that all speakers and the agenda are subject to change without notice.