Recent & Upcoming Conferences

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

OpenClinica 2016

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 3, 2016 (All day) - October 4, 2016 (All day)
Location: 
Joseph B. Martin Conference Centerat Harvard Medical School. Boston, MA
United States

This year’s OpenClinica conference will be held Oct 3rd & 4th, 2016 in Boston, MA. The event is located in the heart of Boston’s Longwood Medical Area within The New Research Building at Harvard Medical School, The Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School.  Read More »

11th DoD/VA and Gov Health IT Summit

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 4, 2016 (All day) - October 5, 2016 (All day)
Location: 
Mary M. Gates Learning Center/United Way
701 N. Fairfax St.
Alexandria, VA 22314
United States

Defense Strategies Institute is proud to announce their 11th DoD/VA and Gov Health IT Summit occurring on October 4-5, 2016. With the central theme of “Advancing the Coordination of Health IT,” the Summit will bring together senior leaders from DoD, VA, HHS, Federal and State agencies, along with leaders from Industry and Academia that support them, for two days of Government briefings and informal discussions in their "Town Hall" setting in Alexandria, VA. DSI has created a Summit that will bring together a variety of stakeholders in order to build out two days of discussion and debates that tackle many of the areas involved in modernizing the DoD and VA health systems in order to provide better care to our warfighters and veterans.

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Open Hardware Summit 2016

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 7, 2016 - 12:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: 
McMenamins Crystal Ballroom
1332 West Burnside Street
Portland, OR 97209
United States

The Open Hardware Summit is an annual event hosted by the Open Source Hardware Association. The Open Source Hardware Association aims to be the voice of the open hardware community, ensuring that technological knowledge is accessible to everyone, and encouraging the collaborative development of technology that serves education, environmental sustainability, and human welfare.

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tranSMART Foundation 2016 Annual Meeting

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 25, 2016 - 11:00am - October 27, 2016 - 7:00am
Location: 
UCSD Atkinson Hall
9500 Gilman Drive #0436
La Jolla, CA 92093-0436
United States

The tranSMART Foundation Annual Conference will be held at the University of California at San Diego (UCSD) in La Jolla, CA on October 25-27, 2016. The tranSMART Foundation is a non-profit organization whose aim is to provide a global open source, open data, cloud-based knowledge management platform that allows scientists to share pre-competitive translational research data...

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All Things Open 2016

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 26, 2016 - 2:00am - October 27, 2016 - 2:00am
Location: 
Raleigh Convention Center
500 South Salisbury Street
Raleigh, NC 27601
United States

Join the world’s top developers, technologists, and decision makers as we explore open source, open tech, and the open web in the enterprise. Two days of keynotes, talks, tutorials, workshops and networking opportunities in Raleigh and the Research Triangle area. In our never-ending quest to stay on top of a quickly changing open source landscape, we’re happy to announce a few new tracks will be featured at the conference this year. Each track is the result of attendee feedback after the 2015 conference, as well as our own research and daily communication. Although not exhaustive in any way, we feel these will be of great interest to attendees and should result in a higher quality and more diverse event.

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Global mHealth Forum

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 10, 2016 - 10:00am - November 11, 2016 - 8:00pm
Location: 
Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center
201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD MD 20745
United States

The second annual Global mHealth Forum (GmHF) will take place on Tuesday, November 10th & Wednesday, November 11th, 2015 at the mHealth Summit in Washington, DC. This year, there is one registration for the Summit and the Forum, and there are special prices for government, students, and those from developing countries. Special pricing is available for those who register early. The agenda for the Global mHealth Forum will several presentations as well as four interactive sessions. The categories for presentations are as follows...

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Value-Based Care Summit

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 15, 2016 - 9:30am - 8:00pm
Location: 
Hyatt Regency Cambridge
575 Memorial Dr.
Boston-Cambridge, MA 02139
United States

At the Value-Based Care Summit, attendees will benefit from hearing leaders in the field of value-based care describe the landscape of value-based care, share best practices, and disclose actionable information for those working in the healthcare field. The Value-Based Care Summit offers an opportunity to network with executives from top physician practices and hospitals and to gain insight into value-based care through sessions with speakers such as Dr. Steven Strongwater of Atrius Health, Dr. Thomas Scornavacca of UMass Memorial Population Health, Betsy Hamptom of Population Health Reliant Medical Group, and Micky Tripathi of Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative (MAeHC)...

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Humanitarian Free And Open Source Software - The Benefits Of "Doing Good"

Event Details
Type: 
Seminar/Webinar
Date: 
December 1, 2016 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Location: 
Hugh Dempster Building
6245 Agronomy Rd, Room 110
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4
Canada

The University of British Columbia will hold a one-night event on Humanitarian Free and Open Source Software (HFOSS) intended for an audience of Computer Science instructors and students. Heidi J.C. Ellis, a professor at Western New England University, will give a presentation entitled “Humanitarian Free and Open Source Software - The Benefits of ‘Doing Good’”. The abstract for her talk can be found on UBC’s website. Humanitarian Free and Open Source Software (HFOSS) affords students ___ opportunities for learning and provides a number of ways for students to participate, as Ellis will show during her presentation...

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Global Digital Health Forum 2016

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
December 13, 2016 - 2:00am - December 14, 2016 - 2:00am
Location: 
Gaylord Conference Center National Harbor, MD
United States

The third annual Global Digital Health Forum (formerly the Global mHealth Forum) will convene December 13-14 2016, co-located with the 2016 Connected Health Conference at the Gaylord Conference Center in National Harbor, Maryland. The Forum will focus on digital and connected health in low and middle income countries (LMICs), bring public and private sector organizations to share the latest evidence, experiences, and lessons learned by presenters regarding new applications and approaches in the field of digital health...

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The Digital Health Summit (CES 2017)

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
January 5, 2017 - 2:00am - January 8, 2017 - 2:00am

The Digital Health Summit pushed attendees to think bigger, explore innovative ways to tackle new problems and continue to challenge one another to improve health and wellness outcomes. The digital revolution is reshaping our world as quickly as you can revise a document with a search and replace feature. Click. A rule that held us to the old way of doing things vanishes. Click. There goes another. With each new day, digital gives us an open, boundless space to do what we do best: Rewrite our future...

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Prince Mahidol Award Conference 2017

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
January 29, 2017 - 2:00am - February 3, 2017 - 2:00am
Location: 
29 January – 3 February 2017 Bangkok
Thailand

Prince Mahidol Award Conference (PMAC) 2017 is the tenth annually-held international conference of its kind sponsored by the Thai Government to commemorate Prince Mahidol of Songkla’s contributions to medicine and public health in Thailand, to honor outstanding workers and researchers in the area of population health, and bring international leaders and stakeholders in public health together to discuss high priority health issues. PMCA 2017’s theme this year is the health and social inclusion of vulnerable populations...

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Global Health & Innovation Conference (GHIC) 2017

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 22, 2017 - 2:00am - April 23, 2017 - 2:00am
Location: 
Yale University New Haven, CT 06520
United States

The Global Health & Innovation Conference (GHIC) 2017 is the world’s largest global health conference and also the largest social entrepreneurship conference. GHIC boasts an attendance of 2,200 professionals and students from all 50 American states and from over 55 countries. This conference will address topics related to global health, social entrepreneurship, and international development. GHIC will include 300 speakers who will present lectures and workshops on a wide variety of topics to conference attendees...

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e-Health Annual Conference & Tradeshow 2017

Event Details
Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 4, 2017 - 2:00am - June 7, 2017 - 2:00am
Location: 
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North Building
255 Front Street, West
Toronto, ON
Canada

e-Health 2017, Canada’s seventeenth-annual national e-Health conference and tradeshow will be held on June 4-7, 2017 in downtown Toronto. Read More »