Europe Spring 2010
For our first international conference, we visited the City of Lights. Almost 500 Health 2.0 enthusiasts from all corners of Europe (and beyond) saw demos from technology companies from 12+ countries, heard controversial panel discussions, and enjoyed an exclusive soireé at Les Invalides.
Tuesday, April 6, 2010
Search and Content
How does the best of vertical search technology resonate in a world where government programs provide significant amounts of health content?
DrMobile & Patient
Patients and Online Communities
The advancement and popularity of patient communities online is an international phenomenon. We’ll be examining communities in different cultures, languages and context, and see what impact they have on care delivery in different countries–and what the internationalization of information means for patients and doctors.
Physicians and Online Communities
In the US, physician social networks are in some aspects replacing the function of traditional physician professional organizations. Physician activity online has reached a high level of intensity in Europe too. We’ll compare and contrast market approaches and results.
Day 1 Wrap Up
Discoveries and lessons from the day, and a look ahead to Day 2.
Health 2.0 Night Out in Paris
Mix and mingle with fellow attendees at our “night on the town” at a fabulous Parisian location, Les Invalides. Buses will begin leaving from the Cite immediately following the event. All attendees are invited.
Wednesday, April 7, 2010
Health 2.0 Tools
Consumer tools are an essential piece of the Health 2.0 landscape. Some of the most sophisticated drug, condition and treatment tools are giving patients as much if not more information than their physicians. Their use is already controversial in the US, but how is it playing out in different medical cultures across Europe?
French National Order of Pharmacists
stichting Begeleide Zelfzorg (sBZ)
U.K. Preventative Medicine
The government view point – How does Health 2.0 fit into the various national IT strategies for EMRs, PHRs and national health and wellness?
Hospitals, Payers and Health 2.0
A look at how hospitals and payers are interacting with doctors and patients in the world of Health 2.0.
Pharma and Health 2.0
How is Health 2.0 affecting Pharma? A look at how pharmaceutical companies are connecting with doctors and patients in new ways, and how Health 2.0 is changing the way they’re conducting clinical research.
Deep Dive Session
Performance & security of applications, tools, sites, & social networks on the Internet
Network in the Exhibit Hall with your international counterparts!