Recent & Upcoming Conferences

Calendar of events for open source and health IT conferences, seminars, meetings, webinars, hearings, etc.

Federal Health IT (FHIT) Innovation Event & Awards

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 4, 2015 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: 
1776 DC - The Penthouse Washington, DC
United States

This event will be unlike any typical Federal government event. Held at 1776 DC, the premier startup incubator in DC, the first part of this event include a panel featuring three of the real leaders driving innovation across the Federal Health Space, with perspective from Military Health and VA to HHS. The second part of the evening will celebrate many of the most innovative programs and initiatives happening across the Federal Health IT (FHIT) space today as the FHIT Innovation awards are handed out. Winners will be selected by an evaluation panel that includes government, industry and the startup community. Finalists for the awards will be announced by February 18th. Read More »

VistA Mobile Health

Event Details
Type: 
Seminar/Webinar
Date: 
March 17, 2015 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: 
Webex webinar
United States

Wyatt Smith, CEO of AbleVets, will clarify how VA Mobile Health Apps provide health information monitoring and allow patients to connect with their data in VistA.  He will also provide an overview of VA’s current and planned mobile apps.

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POSSCON 2015

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 14, 2015 (All day) - April 15, 2015 (All day)
Location: 
Columbia, SC
United States

Join the world’s top developers, technologists and decision makers as we explore open source, open tech and the open web. Two days of keynotes, talks, tutorials, workshops and networking opportunities in Columbia, SC.

Since 2007 POSSCON has consistently attracted the top technologists and decision makers in the U.S. Names like Scott McNealy, Matt Asay, Chris Wanstrath and Scott Chacon of GitHub, Larry Augustin, Lee Congdon, Leslie Hawthorn many others.

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OSEHRA PopHealth webinar

Event Details
Type: 
Seminar/Webinar
Date: 
April 21, 2015 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: 
Webex webinar
United States

Dr. James Bush, State of Wyoming Medicaid Medical Officer, will introduce popHealth, the open source software that integrates with EHRs and automates the reporting of meaningful use quality measures and is now hosted by OSEHRA.  Also, he will demonstrate how popHealth provides actionable clinical information and performance monitoring across providers.

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2015 Health IT Marketing and PR Conference

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
May 7, 2015 - 8:00am - May 9, 2015 - 2:00pm
Location: 
Las Vegas, NV
United States

We’re really excited to announce the Health IT Marketing and PR Conference (HITMC) schedule. We’ve started posting the HITMC speaker profiles. You’ll see some of the leading thinkers in marketing and PR from inside and outside healthcare and we still have a lot more to add. This two day event will teach some of the latest trends, techniques, and tools in social media marketing, lead generation, event public relations, blogging, search engine optimization (SEO), content marketing, influencing ratings, PR best practices, and much much more. Read More »

2015 OpenClinica Global Conference (OC15)

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
May 31, 2015 - 8:00am - June 2, 2015 - 5:00pm
Location: 
Lloyd Hotel and Cultural Embassy Amsterdam
Netherlands

OpenClinica’s Global Conference, or OC15, is a much-anticipated yearly event of networking, knowledge-exchange and innovation held to bring together the OpenClinica community, a group of users, developers, partners, and the team behind the open source electronic data capture (EDC) system with the same name. This year, OC15 will take place in Amsterdam, on May 31 - June 1, promising an exciting array of sessions, workshops and demos to showcase the community’s progress and facilitate new friendships and collaborations between organizations using and pushing OpenClinica forward.

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2015 Health Privacy Summit

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 3, 2015 (All day) - June 4, 2015 (All day)
Location: 
Hart Auditorium, McDonough Hall-Georgetown Law Center Washington, DC
United States

The 2015 Health Privacy Summit once again will bring together top national and international experts, as speakers and in the audience, for two days for serious debates about urgent global health privacy issues and realistic solutions. Patients, healthcare professionals, IT innovators, the media, national and international privacy experts from consumer and civil society organizations, academia, industry, and the government gather to listen and participate in vibrant discussions with world leaders and experts in privacy. The program is fast-moving, with a stimulating mix of one-on-one interviews, keynotes, and panels. It offers great networking opportunities at the meals, breaks, and the June 3rd evening Celebration of Privacy, when Patient Privacy Rights presents the Louis D. Brandeis Privacy Awards.

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2015 OSEHRA Open Source Summit

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
July 29, 2015 (All day) - July 31, 2015 (All day)
Location: 
Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center Bethesda, MD
United States

The Open Source Electronic Health Record Alliance (OSEHRA) is pleased to announce that registration for its 2015 Open Source Summit: Community-Powered Healthcare IT Solutions, to occur July 29-31 at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, is now available. “In its fourth year, we are delighted that our annual Summit has grown exponentially in both size and significance,” said Dr. Seong Ki Mun, President of OSEHRA. “With an impressive technical program, respected plenary speakers, and unfettered access to open source leaders, the 2015 Summit is certain to draw a diverse and enthusiastic community of participants.

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