This year the European Telemedicine Conference (ETC) 2016 is part of the E-health in Norway Future Health (EHiN-FH 2016) in Oslo. It will combine the efforts of several leading European healthcare organisations into two powerful days of health and innovation! The ETC collaborates with prominent healthcare delivery organisations, governmental leaders, clinicians, researchers and university faculties to address and discuss the latest innovations in telemedicine. In 2016 ETC is hosted by the ETC partner Norwegian Centre for E-health Research.
ETC will present a scientific track and an ETC track. All session presented by ETC willl be held in English. Also parts of the EHiN sessions will be presented in English, and by registrating you will get access to the whole extended program of EHiN.
More information to come.
Call for papers for the ETC:
The European Telemedicine Conference 2016 highlights research and operational evidence from innovative healthcare solutions. As such, the goal is to address challenges and findings from new product development, effect-oriented studies, and operational experiences.
An international program committee will judge the abstracts submitted. The best abstracts will be selected for oral presentation, and remaining accepted abstracts will be presented as posters at the conference. Accepted ETC16 abstracts will be published in a supplement to the International Journal of Integrated Care (IJIC).
Areas of general interest to ETC16 include studies and other activities related to development, assessment and implementation of telemedicine and health informatics in general. More specialized topics within ETC16 include, but are not limited to:
Abstracts should be submitted in Easychair https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=etc16
Abstracts are limited to one A4 page, and must follow guidelines for supplements from IJIC.
The fee described in the “IJIC guidelines for Conference Supplements” are not to be paid by the submitters of the abstracts. This fee relates to the ETC conference as a whole, and is taken care of.
1 March 2016: Submission opens
19 June 2016: Extended submission deadline
15 August 2016: Notification of acceptance
15 September 2016: Revised abstract deadline
15-16 November 2016: Conference dates
The competition focuses on new solutions for future health using information and communication technologies with respect to health challenges. The solutions presented for the competition can be anything in the field of
homecare and telemedicine tools,
patient empowerment and communication,
health information support systems,
administrative support systems,
teaching solutions and
solutions for treatment and care.
The showground for new solutions and technology in the field of health care at the European Telemedicine Conference. The ETC Innovation Competition is an international contest focusing on new innovative ideas in the field of E-health and telemedicine.
The competition has two categories:
How to participate?
1 June 2016: Open for submissions
20 September 2016: Submission deadline
10 October 2016: Notification of the three finalists in each category
15 November 2016: Presentation of the finalists at the ETC in Oslo
21 and 22 November 2016: Presentation of the two winning concepts at a plenary session at WoHIT in Barcelona
ETC Innovation Competition Committee
Siri Bjørvig – Section Manager Health Analytics Norwegian Centre for E-health Research
Donna Henderson – Service Development Manager NHS 24 / Scottish Centre for Telehealth and Telecare
Simona Abbro – Director International Marketing Communications UPMC Italy
Jordi Piera – CIO, CINO Badalona Serveis Assestencials SA, Spain
Mette Maria Skjøth – Centre for Innovative Medical Technology at Odense University Hospital, Denmark
For questions regarding the ETC Innovation Competition, please contact Eli Kristiansen firstname.lastname@example.org