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The second World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) is taking place on 17-18 February 2015 at the Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC).

In total, 7 Forums have been established for WISH 2015. Each will be chaired and led by a recognized expert in the topic. That chair will lead a working group of experts drawn from government, academia, and industry. Follow the summit, live on euronews on February 17th and 18th from 7am CET to 2.30pm CET each day.

Topics discussed will include: Communicating complex health messages, Delivering affordable cancer care, Dementia, Diabetes, Healthcare and ethics, Maternal and newborn health, Mental health and wellbeing in children, Patient Safety and Universal healthcare coverage.

The full agenda for the 2 days is below:

(Times quoted are CET +3)

DAY 1

10.00-10.30

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: DONALD BERWICK

10.30-11.00

BREAK/INNOVATION SHOWCASES/NETWORKING

11.00-12.30

PANEL DISCUSSIONS

Diabetes

Mental Health and Wellbeing in Children

Universal Health Coverage

14.00-15.30

PANEL DISCUSSIONS

Patient Safety

Dementia

Healthcare and Ethics: Genomics

16.00-16.30

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: MARK BERTOLINI

16.45-17.30

WISH POLICY BRIEFINGS

AMR

Health Affairs

Mental Health

Obesity

DAY 2

08.00-08.45

WISH POLICY BRIEFINGS

Accountable Care

End-of-Life Care

Road Traffic Injury

Systems Thinking

09.00-09.30

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: DEVI SHETTY

09.30-10.30

GLOBAL DIFFUSION OF HEALTHCARE INNOVATION/LEADING HEALTH SYSTEMS NETWORK

11.00-12.30

PANEL DISCUSSIONS

Communicating Complex Health Messages

Delivering Affordable Cancer Care

Maternal and Newborn Health

14.00-14.45

THE CHANGING PATTERN OF INFECTIOUS DISEASE – A GLOBAL HEALTH CRISIS

14.45-15.15

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: ANTHONY SHRIVER

15:15-16.00

CLOSING SESSION