Thanks to the technical support of Xpeer Medical Education we recorded a select number of the keynote speeches and turned them into easily accessible videos, now available on this page.
Check out the videos of these 13 experts to revisit a number of insightful EHTEL 2019 Symposium outcomes. Learn what happened during the Symposium or re-visit and reinforce your original learnings. Click on the name of each session to jump directly to the video recording, provided below.
An Industry View on AI, Big Data and Digital Therapeutics in Europe | Session 2.3
Speaking John Crawford, Digital Health Consultant, CrawfordWorks, London, United Kingdom
John Crawford video: PART 1
John Crawford video: PART 2
John Crawford video: PART 3
📄 Open John Crawford's presentation (PDF)
AI Applied to Screening for Diabetic Retinopathy | Session 4.2
Aïda Valls has applied AI and machine learning to screening for diabetic retinopathy (in a system called ‘Retiprogram’), in conjunction with the Hospital Universitario Sant Joan. The researchers have built a system to predict deterioration in the condition of the eye.
📄 Open Aïda Valls's presentation (PDF)
AI for Diagnosis and Treatment in Dermatology | Session 4.3
Speaking Marc Combalia, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Spain
📄 Open Marc Combalia's presentation (PDF)
Deep Lung: Deep Learning in Imaging for Better Detection and Assessment of Lung Cancer | Session 4.5
Speaking Vicent Ribas Ripol, Eurecat Technology Center, Barcelona, Spain
📄 Open Vincent Ribal Ripol's presentation (PDF)
DMCoach+: A Digital Coach to Enhance the Self-Management of Diabetic Patients | Session 5.2
Speak Roberto Pratola, DMCoach and Engineering, Rome, Italy
Roberto Pratola video: PART 1
Roberto Pratola video: PART 2
📄 Open Roberto Pratola's presentation (PDF)
AI-enabled Social Robots: Artificial Intelligence in Direct Interaction | Session 5.3
Speaking Joao Quintas, Istituto Pedro Nunes and LifeBots Project, Coimbra, Portugal
Joao Quintas video: PART 1
Joao Quintas video: PART 2
📄 Open Joao Quintas presentation (PDF)
Keynote “Our data, our health, our care” – a vision from the Nordics | Session 6
Jaana Sinipuro's speech offered an overview of the Finnish Innovation agency SITRA, which currently is very much focusing on the future of the fair data economy. The future of health overall lies in: prevention, data-sharing and governance, personal empowerment and patient empowerment.
📄 Open Jaana Sinipuro's presentation (PDF)
IHAN – Building Fair Data Economy in Europe | Session 7.1
Speaking Hannu Hämäläinen, Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra, Helsinki, Finland
📄 Open Hannu Hämäläinen presentation (PDF)
Consent Based Data Exchange for the Benefit of a Diabetic Child – IHAN/HUS Pilot | Session 7.2
Speaking Birgit Paajanen, HUS Helsinki University Hospital
Birgit Paajanen explained how the use of personal data is being used to focus on children’s diabetes and the measurement of blood sugar through consent-based data use.
📄 Open Birgit Paajanen presentation (PDF)
InteropEHRate - Supporting EHR Exchange through ‘Data in People’s Hands’ | Session 8.2
Speaking Francesco Torelli, Engineering, Rome, Italy
Francesco Torelli spoke about the InteropEHRate project, focusing on the complementarity being sought by the project to the work of the eHealth Digital Service Infrastructure (eHDSI). He detailed – as a use case – the clinical use of such data in an international patient summary.
Smart4Health - Citizen-centred EU-EHR Exchange for Personalised Health | Session 8.3
Speaking Afonso Duarte, Smart4Health Coordination Office, UNINOVA, Lisbon, Portugal
Afonso Duarte highlighted the importance of placing patients in the centre not only of the healthcare system but also the design of the solution, and explained how to do this.
📄 Open Afonso Duarte presentation (PDF)
Ethics of Data Sharing and AI | Session 9.1
Speaking Itziar de Lecuona, Bioethics & Law Observatory, UNESCO Chair Bioethics, Barcelona, Spain
Dr Itziar de Leucona covered questions surrounding the ethics of data-sharing. Using the NESTORE example of a co-design approach to health coaching for well-being, she highlighted how important is people’s need to value their own health data.
📄 Open Itziar de Leucona presentation (PDF)
The Future of AI Based Innovation | Session 10.1
Speaking George Crooks, EHTEL Honorary Member. Director, Digital Health Institute, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Professor Crooks looked forward in his talk to the future of AI-based innovation, examining this challenge from the perspective of what chronic conditions mean for Europe’s populations and health systems.
The Future of Smart Self-management for People/Patients with Chronic Diseases | Session 10.2
Speaking Grant Reilly, Digital Health Institute, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
📄 Open Grant Relly presentation (PDF)