Day 2 - 4 May

Main stage

09.15 – 10.00    Welcome and mini keynotes
Andy Kinnear, Chair, BCS Health
Keith McNeil, NHS Chief Clinical Information Officer, Health & Social Care
Will Smart, NHS Chief Information Officer

10.00 – 10.30    Opening keynote

Beverley Bryant, Director of Digital Transformation, NHS Digital

10.30 11.00    Keynote
Harpreet Sood, Associate Chief Clinical Information Officer, NHS England

11.00 – 11.45   Can cognitive address the challenges of the NHS?
Dr Mike Fisher, Consultant Cardiologist,Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals Trust    
Mark O’Herlihy, Managing Director, International, Watson Health Imaging & Merge Healthcare
Mr Ranjan Thilagarajah MS FRCS(Urol) CEO,CONTEXT Health

11.45 – 12.30    Making Interoperability and Integration a reality
Dr Amir Mehrkar, NHS GP, co-founder INTEROPen, CCIO Orion Health
Tom Stafford, CIO of Halifax Health
Professor Julia Riley, Clinical Lead, Coordinate My Care (representing InterSystems)

12.30 – 13.30    Lunch

13.30 – 14.15    Meeting the Challenges of Paperless 2020
Keith McNeil, NHS Chief Clinical Information Officer, Health & Social Care (Chair)
Dr Afzal Chaudhry, Chief Medical Information Officer, Cambridge University Hospitals Foundation Trust

Anne Cooper, Chief Nurse, NHS Digital
Ryan Reed, Digital Transformation Director, Xerox Health
Saduf Ali-Drakesmith, Visualisation Specialist, Kofax
Paul Walsh, Chief Operating Officer, The HCI Group

14.15 – 15.00    Making place-based commissioning a reality with digital health
Professor Martin Severs, Caldicott Guardian and Lead Clinician, NHS Digital
Dr Michael Dixon, Chair, College of Medicine
Andrew Griffiths, Chief Information Officer (Health) and Director, NHS Wales Informatics Service
Dr Justin Whatling, VP for Population Health, Cerner
Dr Saif Abed, EMEA Medical Director, Imprivata - Dr Abed is an NHS doctor and a global healthcare IT strategist having advised a range of healthcare providers and IT suppliers about topics ranging from healthcare policy to business case development and clinical engagement.
15.00 – 15.30    Closing keynote 

Steven Roberts, Strategic Transformation Director and Vice Chair, Barclays UK

15.30 – 16.30     CIOs and CCIOs are the new rock stars – global icons assemble
Louise Schaper, CEO Health Informatics Society of Australia
Andy Kinnear, Chair, BCS Health
Philip Scott, Chair, BCS Health and Care Programme Committee
Jane Dwelly, Director of Strategy, HIMSS UK
Professor Ross Koppel, University of Pennsylvania
Professor Christof Lehmann, Vanderbilt Medical Center

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