HIMSS Europe and Health 2.0 Conference

Sitges, Barcelona
May 27-29, 2018

Health 2.0

Health 2.0 Europe Is Bigger Than Ever!

Health 2.0 Europe is the annual gathering of digital health champions from all over Europe and overseas to explore international innovations in consumer health, patient care, digital healthcare technologies, big data and analytics, AI, wearable tech and engage with over 500 people like minded professionals from around the globe. 

The conference is gathering the cutting edge and innovative solutions from up-and coming startups that will shake up the European and global healthcare scene in 2018. Watch over 50  rapid fire demos LIVE on stage, engage in meaningful conversations, and participate in game-changer workshops!

For the digital health world, Sitges is the place to be this May!

Why Attend?

Network with the most influential decision-makers

Widening the spectrum of our audience to include HIMSS Europe’s ecosystem, Health 2.0 Europe is your chance to rub shoulders with 2000+ digital health stakeholders including hospital C-Suite executives, health professionals including clinicians and nurses, startups and entrepreneurs, large IT providers, pharma and medtech groups, investors, public and private insurers, national and regional health authorities, academics… and more.

Boost your Global Visibility

If you are looking for ways to strategically engage the most dynamic community of health innovators, Health 2.0 Europe offers a fantastic range of opportunities to announce new products, enhance your global visibility and expand your networks.

Contact Patrick Ryan to discuss options to brand the event with your colours.

Check in with thought-leaders and latest trends

Hear from over 120 influential thought-leaders as they discuss the latest trends and share implementations best practices. Witness over 40 LIVE demos of the latest and greatest innovations tacking challenges facing European health systems. Spend 3 days with the brightest minds from over 45 countries.

Looking for funding – don’t miss the 10th edition of EC2VC

Organized in collaboration with the EU-funded eHealth Hub, EC2VC is the largest investment forum and pitch competition gathering over 150 investors from across Europe and around the world with a special focus on digital health. If you are looking for funding, this event is for you!

Demo your solution on stage

Health 2.0 Europe is the perfect stage to seriously boost your visibility and give a LIVE demo of your solution in front of a truly international audience of movers and shakers in digital health. You have until March 31st to submit your application. But the best way to increase your chances of being selected is to apply as early as possible. So why wait? Apply now.


Ec2VC

EC2VC co-organised by the European Union funded eHealth Hub, is offering training, resources and networking opportunities between innovative digital health startups and the leading European investors in the sector.

eHealthHub provides the participant with pre-pitch training, the Investment Readiness Academy, lead by VC’s, pitch coaches, and professionals from the eHealth field and Health 2.0 brings together the most influential innovators and the lead investors in Europe.

If you are interested in participating as a judge on our Investors’ Panel, please apply with this form. Should you have any question, please email Pascal Lardier at pascal@health2con.com

During this event 12 companies will be invited to present solutions in front of a panel of investors. Participants will introduce their companies in a 4-minute pitch, followed by a 4-minute Q and A session with the jury.

The panel will select one winner in each category - early stage (revenues under 250K€/year) and Series A (revenues over 250K€/year).

Are you all set to apply?

Eligibility criteria: headquarters in Europe + solution is live and available + company is actively looking for seed or series a funding.

Selection and judging criteria: unique value proposition / scalability / user momentum or pilot/implementation programmes or commercial traction / UX design.

Please follow this form to apply to pitch at EC2VC, applications will be closing soon!


Design workshop with Dustin DiTomasso

Design is crucial to the development of any new solution / innovation. Digital Health Interventions can only work if people engage with them. Increasingly, “gamification” and game-design is being used to foster volitional engagement with health promotion and maintenance applications. However, many attempts fall flat and don’t produce the desired effect on engagement or outcomes

Join Dustin DiTomasso for a full day of workshop. Dustin is Senior Vice President of Behavior Change Design at Mad*Pow. A designer and researcher, Dustin’s work involves the study and application of behavioral and decision science, motivational psychology, and human-computer interaction to the design of technology-assisted behavior change interventions, products, and services. His client portfolio includes partnerships with a range of innovative start-ups, non-profits, government agencies, and Fortune 500 companies across domains; including healthcare, financial services, education, and social impact.

This will introduce a modular framework built from primary tenets of motivational psychology, evidence-based behaviour change techniques and game design mechanics and is intended for product teams of two or more interested in creating, fixing, or optimizing gameful approaches to behaviour change interventions.


Patients 2.0 Forum

At Health 2.0 we are passionate about patients, they are the real motor for change and accessible innovation Technology has supported the rising of their voices: they became increasingly informed and empowered, they called for a redefinition of the doctor/patient relationship, they started using new tools to co-produce their own health, became actors of their own care.

The idea behind Patients 2.0 is to share experiences, raise concerns, questions and build motion and interactivity between patients and the audience. The 3-hours interactive session is focused on patients, the role of technology in empowering them and the process of the co-design of Health 2.0 solutions and giving a new sense to the words "patient-centricity".

We encourage everyone to attend, and meet the real drivers behind healthcare innovation.

The session is FREE for patients


Doctors 2.0

Where are all the clinicians - many of us wondered at digital health conferences?

Well, they will be at our Doctors 2.0 forum. Too many times health innovation events end up gathering geeks talking to other geeks. And we are not going to sell clinicians on the Health 2.0 promises by simply showing them 'cool' tools that claim they will 'disrupt their world'. Doctors 2.0 is specifically designed for practising doctors, nurses, caregivers and other professional actors of the care coordination chain. The 3-hour interactive session will aim to answer questions on the real challenges facing hospitals and health professionals, and will discuss potential solutions on how to adopt transformative, and truly useful innovations.

Doctors 2.0 will showcase professional facing solutions and bring together health professional pioneers, evaluation experts, and clinical UX specialists to share their experiences engaging with digital health innovators. The idea of this session is to share experiences and build as much interactivity as possible between doctors on stage and those in the audience.

This session is FREE to attend for health care professionals.

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