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October 21, 2016


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Latest developments in the IoT Solutions World Congress

The second edition of the IoT Solutions World Congress this coming to Barcelona from 25 to 27 October at Fira de Barcelona, in which there will be an area dedicated to IoT applied to health. Fundació TicSalut will be taking part in the Congress as an ambassador, and will have a personalised space to give first-hand information on the developments related to IoT applied to the health sector and to talk, amongst other things, about Digital Health and mHealth.

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The m-Resist project reaches 18 months and starts the validation process with two pilot trials

On the past 5 and 6 October, the m-Resist project consortium, led by Fundació TicSalut as a coordinator, met in the city of Brussels to take part in the project review session. This session allowed the members of the project to present the evolution and the results obtained by the project over its first 18 months of activity to the representatives of the EC and a group of external assessors.

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Successful participation at the ICT Health and Social International Meetings

A total of 450 people signed up for the 6th ICT Health and Social International meetings held in Vic on 29 and 30 September. Over the two days, the El Sucre building was the place of discussions, roundtables and the presentation in different formats of 167 projects and communications, always focused on the challenge of the entry of the health and welfare sectors in digital society.

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Javier Creus, founder of Ideas for Change and creator of @pentagrowth

“Now is the time to create innovation and business models for the second large wave of new possibilities: the Internet of things and the abundance of data"

Javier Creus is considered one of the fathers and opinion leaders in the economy of collaboration, open business models and P2P, the innovation of citizens and societies in network in Spain. He took part as a speaker at the 6th ICT Health and Social Meetings held in Vic on the past 29 and 30 September. In this interview, Creus analyses in what phase is the model of collaboration in open environments, and shows us his view of its short and medium-term future.

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Standards and Interoperability

Laboratory LOINC Workshop & Committee Meeting

7-8 December 2016, Indianapolis

On 7-8 December, Indianapolis (Indiana) will be the venue of the Laboratory LOINC Workshop & Committee Meeting.

The meeting is intended to show users the operation and utility of LOINC coding, including the way to assign the local laboratory tests by LOINC with the RELMA.

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  • 1st National eHealth Congress

    From 2 to 4 November, in collaboration with the Association of eHealth Researchers (AIES), Madrid will be hosting the 1st eHealth Congress and 3rd Health Game Congress .

  • 2nd Healthtech Cluster Strategic Immersion Meetings

    2nd Strategic Immersion Meetings + Showroom Date: 20 and 21 October 2016 Place: La Mola Hotel & Conference Center (Terrassa) Purpose: to reflect on the strategic challenges of the health technology business, to see the key players of the sector, to share success cases and to generate new strategic projects. TicSalut will be taking part in one of the roundtables with the AppSalut platform. Registry is on the following link. For further information, contact mpretel@healthtechcluster.com or 661873342.

  • Can blue oceans be created in healthcare?

    At this Meeting, the Clinical Management Section wished to focus on the blue ocean strategy, based on the successful book by W. Chan Kim and Renée Mauborgne. The program is based on the presentation of two companies which have found their own blue ocean in the healthcare world: Buurtzorg Netherlands, in the field of home nursing, and Doctoralia, a platform to facilitate the calling of specialists in private medicine.

  • 2nd Primary Care ICT Meeting (TIC AP)

    27 October at the Teatre Monumental in Mataró (c/ Riera, 169)

  • Internet of Things Solutions World Congress

    From 25 to 27 October in Barcelona: Internet of Things in Healthcare