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Hacking Health Athens
February 8 @ 5:00 pm - February 10 @ 8:00 pm
The inaugural Hacking Health Athens Hackathon will be held in downtown Athens on February 8, 9 & 10, 2019 and is organised by eHealth Forum and Biomimicry Greece Research & Innovation.
Co-organisers: Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry, GFOSS – Open Technologies Alliance, and Athens Startup Business Incubator (ThEA).
Supporters: HL7 Foundation Europe & Trillium II, Health Level 7 International, HL7 Hellas, Hellenic Society of eHealth Services & Education, European Federation for Medical Informatics (EFMI), FORTH-ICS, CERTH & Information Technologies Institute, Biomedical Engineering Laboratory – NTUA, Computer Science Department-University of Crete, Hellenic Health Informatics Association (ESPY) and CEN-Health Informatics.
Under the auspices of the Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology & Medical Statistics, Medical School, University of Athens.
Hackathon starting point is the electronic Health record and International Patient Summary (IPS).
Hackathon participants will be looking for innovative solutions for fostering HEALTH DATA AND MOBILITY.
We are happy to announce three prizes to be awarded to the winning teams:
1st prize: 2000 euros plus the opportunity to participate in the “Digital Transformation Programme” by Roche Diagnostics – sponsored by Roche Diagnostics (Hellas) S.A.
2nd prize: 2000 euros – sponsored by Pharmaserve Lilly
3rd prize: 1000 euros – sponsored by Interamerican
All three winning teams are entitled to 3-6 months mentoring offered by the Athens Startups Incubator (ThEA), one of the co-organisers. Moreover, further developed ideas will be entitled to funding by Equifund, an NSRF 2014-2020 fund.
We invite healthcare professionals, scientists, patients, entrepreneurs, engineers, designers, developers, and others interested to team up for a long weekend and propel innovation in healthcare.
Find out more about the event here: https://hacking-health.org/hackathon-athens-2019/