February 24th 2021 - February 25th 2021 | Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh

2019 Conference Review

Since 2011, Digital Health & Care Scotland has been the premier gathering of senior eHealth professionals from across the Scottish health and social care sector and 2018 saw its status cemented with the launch of the first Digital Health & Care Awards in Scotland.


Keynote speakers included:

  • Jeane Freeman MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport
  • Margaret Whoriskey, Head of Technology Enabled Care & Digital Healthcare Innovation, Scottish Government
  • Colin Cook, Director of Digital, Scottish Government
  • Ann-Marie Gallacher, CIO, NHS 24
  • Colin Sinclair, Chief Executive, NHS National Services Scotland
  • Angiolina Foster, Chief Executive, NHS 24
  • George Crooks, Chief Executive, DHI
  • Penni Rocks, Head of eHealth Governance & Technical Strategy, Scottish Government
  • Dr Donald Macaskill, Chief Executive, Scottish Care
  • Alyson Scurfield, CEO, TSA
  • Chaloner Chute, CTO, Digital Health & Care Institute
  • Geoff Huggins, Director, NES Digital Service


Over 300 delegates from all sectors attended, including the following:

  • Head of eHealth 
  • Head of Information Management/Services
  • Clinical Information Services Manager 
  • Ehealth Clinical Lead 
  • Ehealth Programme Manager 
  • Head of IM&T 
  • General Manager - IT 
  • CIO/CTO 
  • Senior IJB Representatives 
  • Senior HSCP Representatives 
  • Local Council - Ehealth Leads 
  • Ehealth Leads from Housing & Social Care 

82% of 2019 Delegates engaged with exhibitors 

85% of 2019 Delegates who did, felt engagement with exhibitors added value to their experience


2019 sponsors