Program at a glance

# Topic Speaker Time
1 IHF Young Executive Leaders workshop (by invitation)08:30 - 16:00
2 AHF Board meeting (by invitation)09:00 - 12:00
3 Parallel Session: Atención sanitaria Privada y colaboración público privada en España09:30 - 11:00
4 Parallel Session: Social awareness and biomedical research management models geared towards health improvement: Citizenship mobilization09:00 - 11:00
5 Parallel Session: Transforming the ecosystem of services with 5G technology: Towards digital ubiquity10:00 - 11:00
6 Parallel Session: Hands-on acceleration and sustainability of healthcare innovation in COVID-19 timesDr. Bonaventura Clotet, Marc Dechamps, Sofia Ferreira, Dr. Oriol Roca, Elia Torroella10:00 - 11:30
7 Parallel Session: Strategies for the digital transformation of hospitalsTino Martí, Cristina Adroher, Dr. Ramon Cunillera, Dr. Francesc Garcia Cuyas11:00 - 12:30
8 Parallel Session: What is MAFLD?Marta Carol, Dr. Teresa Casanovas, Dr. Nuria Fabrellas, Marko Korenjak, Martina Pérez Guasch11:00 - 12:30
9 Lunch and Networking12:30 - 13:30
10 Parallel Session: Brilliant management for brilliant outcomes – innovation and efficiency driving hospital eye care13:30 - 15:00
11 Parallel Session: Digital transformation of healthcare, from theory to practice: On-going activities and lessons learned in Catalonia13:30 - 15:00
12 IHF Governing Council meeting (by invitation)13:30 - 16:30
13 Parallel Session: Catalan Institute of Oncology: A model based on cancer networking This session is hosted by ICO (Catalan Institute of Oncology)15:00 - 16:30
14 Parallel Session: Smart Kitchen for better health: For people and the planet15:00 - 16:00
15 Parallel Session: Patient Blood Management: A disruption that is benefiting millions and could save billionsDr. Elvira Bisbe, Prof. Aryeh Shander15:00 - 16:30
16 Parallel Session: Ethics of AI15:00 - 16:30
17 Parallel Session: Shifting to a value-based healthcare system: Public procurement as a leverage16:30 - 18:00
18 Parallel Session: The value of networking for hospitals to improve their performance: A collaborative approach16:30 - 18:00
19 Parallel Session: Innovation in the health sector: Entrepreneurial culture in health servicesDr. Iñaki Alegria Coll, Dr. Bartomeu Ayala Márquez, Dr. Merixtell Davins, Dr. Ferran Fillat-Gomà, Arnau Valls Esteve16:30 - 18:00
20 IHF General Assembly16:30 - 18:00
21 Welcome Reception Cocktails18:00 - 19:00
# Topic Speaker Time
1 Opening Ceremony with Plenary session on Women Leadership: Agility, responsiveness and resilience in combating COVID-19Dr. Sara Berbel Sánchez09:00 - 10:30
2 Coffee break, exhibition and poster display10:30 - 11:00
3 Plenary Session 1: Getting ready for the next global pandemic: European and North American perspectivesDr. Rod Hochman, Prof. Natasha Azzopardi, Wright Lassiter III, Bertrand Levrat11:00 - 12:30
4 Lunch and Networking12:30 - 13:30
5 Plenary Session 2: Accelerating research, development and distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine: Lessons learned from key stakeholdersDr. Hans Kluge, Thomas Cueni, Dr. John Nkengasong13:30 - 15:00
6 Parallel Session: North American leadership insights: Leading during times of crisisRick Pollack, Dr. Melinda Estes15:10 - 16:40
7 Parallel Session: In digital transformation, GS1 standards in action follow products to patientsEls van der Wilden-van Lier, Maria Ramirez, Henrik Stilling15:10 - 16:40
8 Parallel Session: Impact of COVID-19 on healthcare travel and its future prospectsDr. Fawzi Al-Hammouri, Dr. Antoni Arias-EnrichDr. Prem Jagyasi, Irving Stackpole15:10 - 16:40
9 Parallel Session: Hospital financing in times of COVID-19Al-Karim Haji, Dr. Wilm Quentin, Saskia Maria Wegner15:10 - 16:40
10 Coffee break, exhibition and poster display16:40 - 17:00
11 Transforming healthcare organizations to anticipate for future challenges, in the context of a new scenario of needs and opportunities. Project + FUTUREOriol Fuertes, Cristina Adroher, Dr. Ignasi Riera17:00 - 18:30
12 Parallel Session: COVID-19 and beyond: New Visions in Europe and cross-border collaborations17:00 - 18:30
13 Parallel Session: Insights from private health providers during COVID-19: Harnessing the responsiveness, resiliency and agility of the private health sector to combat a worldwide pandemicCharles Dalton, Nikoloz Gamkrelidze, Dr. Mohamed Hablas, Leona Karnali, Dr. Aigul Kulmukhamedova17:00 - 18:30
14 Parallel Session: Healthcare reforms in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: First glance at the main challenges and lessons learnt17:00 - 18:30
15 After Work Social Dinner20:00 - 22:00
# Topic Speaker Time
1 IHF Associations Leaders Circle breakfast (by invitation)7:30 - 8:45
2 Plenary Session 3: Nursing leadership in transforming healthcare during a world-wide pandemic: Examples from the fieldDr. Robyn Begley, Romnick Aguilar, Lord Nigel Crisp, Zipporah Iregi, Dr. Maria Eulàlia Juvé9:00 - 10:30
3 Coffee break, exhibition and poster display10:30 - 11:00
4 Parallel Session: New perspectives in the management of age-related diseasesDr. Mercè Boada, Prof. Andrew J Scott11:00 - 12:30
5 Parallel Session: Value driven Transformation: World landscape, European and Spanish examples11:00 - 12:30
6 Parallel Session: Clinical and translational research as a way to promote sustainable and rapid access to innovation11:00 - 12:30
7 Parallel Session: The transformational evolution of Korean hospitals in the era of COVID-19 and afterDr. Young-Ho Jeong, Dr. Wang-Jun Lee, Dr. Sang-Gyu Lee, Dr. Koon-Ho Rha11:00 - 12:30
8 Parallel Session: Health professionals as the turning point of the COVID-19 pandemicProf. Carlos Pereira Alves, Dr. Rita Coelho, Dr. Carlos Cortes, Prof. Margarida Eiras, Dr. Patrícia Pacheco11:00 - 12:30
9 Parallel Session: How COVID-19 impacted UHC: perspectives from global NGOsDr. Muna Tahlak, Dr. Cary Adams, Howard Catton, Dr. Carsten Engel, Dr. Oliver Groene11:00 - 12:30
10 Lunch and Networking12:30 - 13:30
11 Plenary Session 4: Harnessing innovations to build back better: European lessons from the pandemicDr. Josep Figueras, Dr. Nick Fahy, Prof. Marc Noppen, Dr. Liisa Maria Voipio Pulkki13:30 - 15:00
12 Parallel Session: Supporting the implementation of patient-centred care in clinical settings: How to advance on patient humanization and self-management15:10 - 16:40
13 Parallel Session: Strategies adopted by the Hospital Authority of Hong Kong in managing the COVID-19 PandemicDr. Deacons TK Yeung, Dr. Frank Chan, Andy C.M. KUNG, Dr. Lap Yip Larry Lee15:10 - 16:40
14 Parallel Session: The visions and the role of hospital managers in a post-COVID-19 world15:10 - 16:40
15 Parallel Session: Violence around and at the healthcare setting – how to approach this reality?Dr. Robyn Begley, Paul Sarnese15:10 - 16:40
16 Parallel Session: Leadership for Sustainability: How healthcare leaders can meet the challenge of climate change15:10 - 16:10
17 Coffee break, exhibition and poster display16:40 - 17:00
18 Parallel Session: Avoiding the traps in global partnerships: Case studies of collaboration with low and middle income countries to build capacityBruce Compton, Myron Aldrink, Joyce Chang Price, Prof. Shailey Prasad17:00 - 18:00
19 Parallel Session: Rising to the challenge – JCI Remote Accreditation SurveysDr. Joel Roos17:00 - 18:00
20 Parallel Session: Transforming the health system by pursuing value-based modelsMary Mirabelli17:00 - 18:00
21 Parallel Session: How many terabytes of data do you need to make a decision?17:00 - 18:00
22 Parellel Session: Value based health care. Valorando los resultado en salud17:00 - 18:00
23 IHF Awards Ceremony18:00 - 19:00
24 Social-cultural night at Palau de la Música Catalana21:00 - 22:00
# Topic Speaker Time
1 Women in Leadership Forum Breakfast (by invitation)07:30 - 08:30
2 Plenary Session 5: Humanizing technology for smart healthcare delivery: The COVID-19 impactRichard Stubbs, Dr. Anne Snowdon, Dr. Heidi Sveistrup8:30 - 10:00
3 Parallel Session: A French (digital) revolution: Unicancer projects to improve cancer patients’ livesSophie Beaupère, Prof. Mario Campone, Julien Guérin, Prof. Anne Laprie10:00 - 11:30
4 Parallel Session: VBHC and climate change: Can value-based health care support environmental stewardship?Kylie Woolcock, Vicki Bennett, Lynelle Hales, Dr. Arnagretta Hunter10:00 - 11:30
5 Parallel Session: Battling COVID-19 in developing countries10:00 - 11:00
6 Parallel Session: IHF Awards Session – Showcasing best practices from around the world10:00 - 11:30
7 Parallel Session: Desarrollo profesional continuo. Competencias del directivo de la salud10:00 - 11:30
8 Brunch and Networking11:30 - 12:30
9 Parallel Sessions12:30 - 14:00
10 Closing Ceremony14:00 - 14:45
11 Hospital site visits15:00 - 18:00