HIMSS and Health 2.0 European Conference

Thank you for attending the 2019 event.
We look forward to seeing you again 26-28 May 2020!

11-13 June, 2019 | Helsinki, Finland

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Social Media Ambassador Programme

Our Social Media Ambassador Programme is now open for the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Conference to allow social media influencers from the health IT space an opportunity to attend the conference in Helsinki for free and share the experience with their audiences and networks.

Interested? Please contact Paloma Nosten.

Those accepted will have the opportunity to:

  • Participate in social media events throughout the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Conference
  • Serve a critical role in sharing discussions and discoveries from speakers and educational session dialogs throughout the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Conference
  • Meet and interact with HIMSS and Health 2.0 executives and other experts from the conference
  • Publish minimum three blog posts on the HIMSS Europe blog about the overarching programme themes
  • Social Media Ambassadors will be given the same (free) access as news media and professional bloggers, including access to the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Conference Press Room

Criteria for Application

Applicants will be judged based on the below criteria:

  • Active use of multiple social networking platforms (Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, etc.) and tools to disseminate health IT information to a unique audience
  • Ability to demonstrate an advanced, sophisticated awareness of social media engagement
  • Regularly produce new content on healthcare and health IT
  • Have the potential to reach a large number of people using digital platforms
  • Reach a unique audience, separate and distinctive from traditional news media
  • Have an established history of posting content related to health information management on social media platforms
  • Have previous postings that are highly visible, respected and widely recognised
  • Be onsite on 11-13 June 2019 to produce live coverage of the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Conference

Please note: This programme is designed for individuals, rather than organisations or PR/communications representatives, to join and add value to the social conversation around Health IT and the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Conference. Those selected will receive credentials at the bequest of HIMSS, but individuals are responsible for their own expenses for travel, accommodations, and other amenities. Some events and participants scheduled to appear at the event are subject to change without notice. HIMSS is not responsible for loss or damage incurred as a result of attending.



Teresa Bau

Healthcare Communications


Stefan Buttigieg

Specialist Trainee in
Public Health Medicine,

Terhi Holappa

Terhi Holappa

Health Tech,
Digital Health and
Usability Specialist



Eeva Kiuru

M.Sc., Certified Teacher.
Health Innovation Advisor
and Educator

Ville Koiste

Ville Koiste

Chief Value Officer, Founder
Gesund Partners

Thanos Kosmidis

Thanos Kosmidis

CEO at CareAcross


Maria Marenco<

Maria Marenco

Independent Health
Informatics Consultant

Anssi Pulkkinen

Anssi Pulkkinen

Pharmacologist, MBA, Helsinki


Pat Rich

Health Writer and
Social Media Commentator



Danielle Siarri, MSN, RN

Nurse Informatics Specialist
and Health IT Advisor


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