"e-Health 2011", 11-12 April 2011, Lausanne - Report
"Working in e-Health: What can Europe do for you ?", 11 April (2.00pm-6.30pm), Lausanne, EPFL
The Alps Bio Cluster team decided to organize a thematic meeting on the European funding opportunities for the telemedicine field backed to the event “e-Health 2011”, 12 April 2011 in Lausanne.
The event was supported by the Swiss Agency for European Research and Innovation – EURESEARCH, and experts of EU-funded projects – VITAMIB. The objective of the meeting was to enable the participants to identify the most adapted European financing tools to their needs and projects.
Key figures of the event:
13 participants from France, Germany and Switzerland
o 7 SMEs
o 4 research institutes
o 1 university
o 1 association
8 face-to-face meetings enabled the participants to have personalized advices
We would like to thank you all the participants of this event that
make it very interested and fruitful.
"e-Health 2011", 12 April 2011,
Lausanne, Rolex Learning Center
BioAlps organized on April 12 the first conference in Lausanne dedicated to e-Health (or telemedicine). This area is revolutionizing the way medicine will be performed tomorrow. Beyond the technological challenges that lie ahead, this evolution in medical and clinical practices raises a number of issues, in particular at the societal, legal, political and socio-economic levels.
Speakers from numerous countries could present their views and projects during a long day in the beautiful Rolex Learning Center of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL) in Lausanne, Switzerland. A total of 177 participants, including the Head of Unit, ICT for health, Directorate INFSO of the European commission in Brussels, made this event a lively and fruitful event.
The full programme of the day is available here.
The presentations of the day will be
soon available on www.e-health2011.com