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HIMSS AsiaPac Summit

February 19, 2017 — 08:00AM EST - 07:00PM EST
Continuing Education Credits: 


Cost:  Complimentary

This pre-conference Summit offers a day of learning for Asia Pacific delegates who have travelled from afar to Orlando: Insights into regional eHealth strategies, discussions on the future of healthcare in Asia, what lies beyond the HIMSS EMRAM and more await. Meet government and hospital representatives from China, Australia, Thailand, New Zealand, South Korea, and Singapore. To top it all off, this Summit will be followed by a reception to facilitate networking and invigorate the spirit before the exciting HIMSS17 week ahead!

Register with Joannas at and get your complimentary access* to the AsiaPac Summit today. Seats are limited.

*Attendees must be registered to HIMSS17 main conference to enjoy complimentary access.


8:30am - 9:00amRegistration / Morning Coffee and Tea
9:00am - 9:10amWelcome Address
Mr. Jeremy Bonfini, Executive Vice President, HIMSS International
9:10am - 9:55am[Keynote] The Role of Team-Based Care on the Path to Health Care Transformation
Mr. Cris Ross, CIO, Mayo Clinic, United States"
9:55am -11:25amPopulation Health Management – Perspectives from Australia, South Korea and Singapore
[Panel Discussion] Population Health Management as a Collaborative Effort
Mr. Andrew M Saunders, Health CIO, Department of Health & Human Services, Victoria, Australia
Prof Young-Hak Kim, Professor, College of Ulsan, Asan Medical Center, South Korea
Mr. TK Udairam, COO, Sheares Healthcare Management, Singapore (Invited)
Moderator: Rebecca LaNasa, Managing Director, East Asia, Cerner Corporation
11:25am - 12:25pmNetworking Lunch
12:25pm - 1:10pmInteroperability: Where Do We Begin?
Dr. Jürgen Brandstätter, Board Member and Co-Chair, IHE, Austria
1:10 pm - 2:10pm[Panel Discussion] Improving Patient Care through Interoperability in China
Dr. Jenny Shao, Health Information System Director, United Family Health Care, China
Dr. Qiu Wei, Francis, CMIO, Jiahui Health, China
Moderator: Mr. John Daniels, Global VP, HIMSS Analytics
2:10pm - 2:25pmNetworking Afternoon Coffee & Tea
2:25pm - 3:10pmDelivering Healthcare at its Best
Dr. Andrew Wong, Managing Director, HealthCare Holdings, New Zealand
Dr. Lloyd McCann, Director of Medical Services, MercyAscot, New Zealand
3:10pm-4:10pm[Panel Discussion] Looking into the Future of Seamless Care
Dr. Gamaliel Tan, CMIO, Jurong Health Services, Singapore
Dr. Hwang Hee, CIO, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, South Korea
Dr. Somsak, Wankijcharoen, CIO, Bangkok Hospital, Thailand
Moderator: Mr. John Daniels, Global VP, HIMSS Analytics
4:10pm - 4:20pmClosing Address
Mr. Jeremy Bonfini, Executive Vice President, HIMSS International
4:20pm - 7:00pmNetworking Reception


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