Conference programme

Day 1 - Monday, May 27th – external day

Update and current and future developments in digital health and social protection 

08:30 – 09:00


09:00 – 10:00

Plenary Hall

Opening Session


Opening Remarks:
Ambassador of Germany
Minister of Health Kyrgyzstan (tbc)
Sector Network Speaker 

Agenda setting (Facilitator: Jost Wagner, The Change Initiative)

10:00 – 10:30

Plenary Hall

Keynote 1: Digital Health in the Context of China’s Healthcare System (Megan Lam, Co-Founder & CEO at Neurum Health)

10:30 - 11:00

Plenary Hall

Keynote 2: The Estonian E-Governance approach (Dr. Madis Tiik, CEO Estonian E-Health Foundation)

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee break

11:30 – 12:30

Plenary Hall

Panel discussion

Promises and Challenges of Digitalisation in the Health and Social Security Sector

Panellists: Megan Lam (Neurum Health), Dr. Madis Tiik (Estonian E-Health Foundation), Clayton Hamilton (WHO), Nuria Kutnaeva (Tunduk Kyrgyzstan), Amit Paliwal (EPOS Health Manage- ment), Paul Rueckert (GIZ Nepal)

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch Break

13:30 - 15:00

Plenary Hall

Key Trends

Input 1: Artificial Intelligence in Global Health (Kelvin Hui, GIZ Sectoral Department / GIZ Cambodia)
Input 2: Governance and Global Trends in Digital HeSP (Clayton Hamilton, WHO)

15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 - 17:00

Parallel Sessions – Best practices, Deep Dives (DD) (1st round)

DD1: Does population size matter for upscaling digital solutions? Going from 1 Mio to 500 Mio – contrasts from Estonia and India
Plenary Hall 

DD2: Leveraging mHealth solutions for maternal and new-born health
Kurultai Room 

DD3: Integrated Health and Social Protection Information System: Case Studies from Fragmented Landscapes
Akyn Room 

End of Day 1

From 18:30

19:00 - 22:00

Bus transfer from Hyatt

Dinner and Cultural Programme at Supara Ethno Complex

Day 2 - Tuesday, May 28th 

Understand in depth opportunities by technological changes; identify business opportunities and discuss potentials for strategic alliances

08:15 - 08:45

Breakfast Session: Digitalisation, process management and HR manage- ment – how this fits together (Olav Götz)

08:30 – 09:00

Plenary Hall

Welcome and reflection on Day 1

09:00 – 11:00

Parallel Sessions – Success stories, Deep Dives (2nd round)

DD4: Using digital tools for detection, prevention and control of fraud
Kurultai Room

DD5: It takes two to tango - Leveraging partnerships and alliances for digital health
Plenary Hall 

DD6: Lessons learned on implementing Health Information Systems
Akyn Room 

11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break

11:30 – 13:00

Plenary Hall

Market Place - Market stalls (MS) presenting posters, tools, etc

MS1: Digital solutions for infectious disease outbreak surveillance

MS2: How to use IT to reach the poorest?

MS3: Cambodia: Videos promoting leadership habits

MS4: Disability Data App Cambodia

MS5: IT literacy among midwives in Kyrgyzstan

MS6: Digitizing Hospitals – How much does it cost?

MS7: Strategic Purchasing: no strategy without digital

MS8: Integrated information management at district level for social protection: first experience from Pakistan

13:00 – 14:00  Lunch break

BMZ glossary

Close window


Share page