September 20th 2018 |

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Digital Health & Care: Interoperability of Emerging Technology

Thursday, 20 September, 2018

08:50

Registration Open and Networking

09:15

Holyrood Welcome to delegates in the Exhibition Area

Meet the Exhibitors, your chance to hear about some of the most innovative solutions on the market.

Session One

MAXIMISNG THE IMPACT OF EMERGING TECHNOLOGY

09:30

Chair’s Introduction - Setting the scene and starting the discussion

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

09:35

Scottish Government Presentation

10:00

Headline Sponsor Presentation 

10:20

Impact of Emerging Technology, how can it be scaled up on a national level? Interactive Session

  • Expert Panel, 4 speakers, first 20 mins discussing implementation of emerging technology.
  • Next 10 mins, interactive discussion on your table addressing challenges based on pre-event contributions from delegates. 
  • Final 20 mins, questions and discussion based on the input from the table discussion

11:10

Networking and Refreshments in the Exhibition Area

Session Two

CONNECTING TECH THAT EMPOWERS PATIENTS, CLINICIANS & CARE PROVIDERS

11:40

Transition to Themed Panel Sessions 

11:50

Themed Panel Sessions x 3

Delegates are encouraged to actively participate in these interactive sessions which will cover topics including:
  • Panel 1. Changing the way frontline health and care providers deliver services, accessing vital information at the point of care - chaired by Scott Heald, NHS NSS
  • Panel 2. Engagement, enabling supported self-management through use of innovative solutions  - chaired by Dr Margaret Whoriskey, Scottish Government
  • Panel 3. The impact of AI in Scottish health and care, how is AI improving service delivery?

13:00

Networking and Refreshments in the Exhibition Area

13:40

Demo Zone Presentation

14:00

Knowledge Exchange Workshops. 3 Parallel Sessions led by Public Sector Speakers

Discussing three of the biggest challenges facing health and care providers, delegates will have the chance to bounce ideas between the group that could overcome the issues and will be challenged to reach a conclusion by the end of the session.
  • Achieving an increase in Patient Engagement
  • Emerging Tech that supports people with Mental Health / long term conditions
  • Wearables / devices that monitor and share medical information

14:40

Networking and Refreshments in the Exhibition Area

Session Three

GETTING THE DIGITAL STRATEGY RIGHT, HOW TO GET BUY IN FROM EVERYONE INVOLVED

15:00

Creating a digital culture, integrating technology to improve outcomes - Action planning Interactive Session

Taking on board some of the key challenges and learnings highlighted throughout the day, this session will give you a chance to develop your digital strategy to support your organisations objectives. The outcomes of this session will be written up into an action plan and circulated to delegates post event.
  • Expert Panel, 4 speakers, panel discussion for the first 20 mins.
  • Next 10 mins, interactive discussion on your table. 
  • Final 30 mins, questions and discussion based on the input from the tables.

16:00

Chair Closing Remarks

Dr Margaret Whiroskey – Head of Technology Enabled Care & Digital Healthcare Innovation – Scottish Government

16:15

Conference Closes