Experience Sessions Tuesday, 15 June

The IHE-Europe Experience Programme is online! Register now for the sessions of your interest


Programme: Tuesday, 15 June 2021 

10:00 - 10:10

Welcome to the Experience Sessions by the IHE-Europe Co-Chairs

  • Andreas Klingler, IHE-Europe Vendor Co-Chair
  • Stéphane Spahni, IHE-Europe User Co-Chair
10:15 - 11:00

Overview of medical image sharing among European countries

  • Karima Bourquard, IHE-Europe
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11:00 - 12:00

Session for National Initiatives
Get to know each other, exchange experience, share tips and tricks

  • Karlien Erauw, IHE Belgium Vendor Co-Chair
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VIP Tour

11:30 - 12:00

VIP Tour

Learn how the IHE Connectathon supports health IT vendors and healthcare providers to achieve interoperability. Hear from the IHE expert and the vendors themselves and ask them everything you want to know!   

  • Claudio Saccavini
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12:00 - 13:00

LUNCH break

Experience Sharing sessions

13:00 - 13:30

Introducing IHE SHARAZONE. A new testing service complementing Connectathons

  • Charles Parisot, IHE Services
  • Thorsten Conrad, VISUS
  • Piet Hein Zwaal, MedicalPHIT
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Global Consortium for eHealth Interoperability

13:30 - 15:00

Current and Future steps of the smart vaccination initiatives – Part 1

Session chaired by Global Consortium for eHealth Interoperability (GCeHI)

13:30-14:00 GCeHI overview and Overview of the three primary Vaccination Certificate Initiatives

  • Jürgen Brandstätter, IHE International

14:00-14:40 Implementation Best Practices

  • Moderator: Didi Davis, VP, Informatics, Conformance & Interoperability, The Sequoia Project®
  • Eamon Coyne, HSE Ireland
  • Panos Louridas, GRNET – National Infrastructures for Research and Technology (Greece)
  • Fidelia Cascini, Catholic University of Rome
  • Ron Roozendaal, Dutch GDHP representative

14:40-15:00 Q&A Session

Europe Vision 1: Updates from UNICOM and COCIR

15:00 - 16:00

UNICOM: IDMP in Europe. What does it mean for you? (15:00-15:30)

  • Robert Stegwee, CEN/TC 251 Health Informatics and UNICOM

COCIR - Vision of the future of healthcare (15:30-16:00)

  • Nicole Denjoy, Secretary General, COCIR


VIP Tour

16:30 - 17:00

VIP Tour

This tour will focus on global vaccine inititatives; how does IHE support health IT suppliers to achieve interoperability in COVID-19 related data exchange?

  • Alexander Berler, IHE Services Director
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17:00 - 19:00

Current and Future steps of the smart vaccination initiatives – Part 2: What's next?
Hosted by IHE Catalyst

  • In this session you will hear about initiatives undertaken from various countries around the globe and how IHE and HL7 contribute to supporting these initatives.

17:00-17:40 IHE Global initiatives on SVC

  • John Moehrke, IHE International
  • Alexander Berler, IHE Services
  • Dylan Bradford, Kereval

17:40-18:30 Focus on the Global health community needs

  • Natschja Ratanaprayuin, WHO
  • Garrett Livingston Mehl, WHO
  • Neelima Karipineni, MITRE
  • Rob Hausam, Hausam Consulting, HL7 IPS Project Co-lead
  • Giorgio Cangioli, HL7 Europe, HL7 IPS Project Co-lead
  • Rajeesh Menon, Digital Infrastructure for Vaccination Open Credentialing (DIVOC) lead

Q&A Interactive Session

  • Claudio Saccavini, IHE Catalyst



Want to know more about how IHE-Europe Connectathon can help your eHealth programme or project?

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