domingo, 18 de diciembre de 2011

Speakers Program IWEEE 2012 Granada: Commitment

On January 11th. 2012 Granada (Spain) will host the 5th edition of IWEEE: International Workshop on e-Health for Emerging Economies. 

The event will take place in the Hotel Citymar San Anton in the Hall Moraima. The conferences will start at 9 AM with the Opening Session by Luis Falcón of GNU Solidario.

We are still receiving confirmations from international speakers. The program is pretty much closed down, but if you are interested to give a speech, please send us a mail ASAP. So far we can count with participants from different international organizations.

As always, an important part of IWEEE is the Round Table. This year we have been invited to be part of the International Conference of Free Software that will be held at the Palacio de Exposiciones y Congresos of Granada on January 12th - 2012.

So in this edition the Round Table, that this year will be an "Unconference" (in order to create the best collaborative environment for new ideas and projects) will take place in the morning of January part of the International Conference of Free Software.

January 11th , 2012 - Hotel Citymar San Anton – Granada

Speaker Name
Speech Title
Luis Falcón
GNU Solidario
Opening Session
Mohamed Salleh Yasin
UNU-IIGH - United Nations University International Institute for Global Health
Role of UNU-IIGH in Research and Capacity Building in Free Software
Nicolás Caballero
Presidency of the Republic of Paraguay
Open Technologies in Paraguay's Public Health
Nurhizam Safie Bin Mohd Satar
United Nations University International Institute for Global Health
Free Software Hospital Information System: Sustainable Solutions for Developing Countries

Joice Käfer
Brod Tecnologia
Technology, an Health Approach
Coffee Break
Cesar Brod
Ministry of Planning - Government of Brazil
Public Software, Puvblic Content, Public Health
Thomas Karopka
International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA) and European Federation for Medical Informatics (EFMI)
Health informatics for development: Challenges and opportunities for free software in health care delivery
Raúl Zambrano
UNDP – United Nations Development Program
Free Software and Human Development
Abdrahman Elkafil
Nextma and Moroccan Society for Telemedicine and Health (MSfTeH). 
Methodology for Establishing a System of Free Software in Health in a Moroccan Care Center
Lunch Recess
Etienne Saliez
ISfTeH – International Society for Telemedicine and Health
Problem Oriented Multidisciplinary Care and Informatics Object Model in low resources and Free Software Environments
Aljunid Syed Mohamed
UNU-IIGH - United Nations University International Institute for Global Health
Casemix System on Free Software Platform: Ensuring Sustainability in Social Insurance Scheme
Luis Falcón
GNU Solidario
GNU Health 2.0
Thursday 12th - Palacio de Exposiciones y Congresos

Round Table IWEEE Unconference :Commitment - Level of Free Software Adoption in Governments and Public Health

Make sure to register to the event by sending an e-mail to :

We hope to see you in Granada !

More info: 

martes, 6 de diciembre de 2011

V International Workshop on e-Health in Emerging Economies

We are very happy to announce the 5th edition of IWEEE: International Workshop on e-Health in Emerging Economies.

The next edition will be held in Granada (Spain) on January 11, 2012. The slogan for the 2012 is going to be: "Commitment". It's time for individuals, public administrations and governments to adopt Free Software in public health, so we can all have access to good quality health care.

Our mission in GNU Solidario is: Health and Education with Free Software.

Some of the topics for discussion will be :

* Free software in the health sector
* e-Health in Public Health
* Need for Free Standards in e-Health

If you are interested to participate with a speech or presentation, please send us your papers:

More info: