European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing

Tuesday 8 May
09:00 – 18:00

Wednesday 9 May
09:00 – 16:00

Tuesday 8 May 09:00 – 10:00
PL3 | The European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing – What Happens Now?

The session will give an update on the progress and next steps regarding the activities of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing. It will present the Strategic Implementation Plan, the Specific Actions and modalities to join the Partnership.
The session will also feature a panel of stakeholders who are supportive of the EIP strategy and take an integrated view in implementing its Specific Actions. The panel will discuss how to approach the implementation of the EIP in an integrated way.

Speakers:
Paul Timmers, Director ICT addressing Societal Challenges, Directorate General Information Society
and Media – European Commission
Maria Iglesia-Gomez, Head of Unit Innovation for Health and Consumers, Directorate General for Health
and Consumers – European Commission

Panelists:
John Compton, Chief Executive of the Health and Social Care Board, Northern Ireland
Hannu Hämäläinen, Ministerial Adviser, Ministry of Health and Social Affairs, Finland
Claus Nielsen, Health and Welfare Technologies, DELTA, Denmark
Rafael Bengoa, Minister of Health and Consumer affairs of the Basque Government – Basque Country, Spain

Six sessions, each dedicated to one of the Specific Actions identified in the Strategic Implementation Plan of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing.

Each session will present the likely activities envisaged in the context of the Specific Action concerned, and will feature stakeholders who are ready to commit to the implementation of the Specific Action. These sessions aim at building capacity and promoting further stakeholder engagement, commitment and partnerships towards the implementation of the six Specific Actions.

08 May, 10:15 – 11:30
The EIP Specific Action B3: Replicating and tutoring integrated care for chronic diseases, including remote monitoring at regional level

Speakers:
Jacqueline BOWMAN
George Crooks
Anna Sohlberg

08 May, 11:45 – 13:00
The EIP Specific Action D4: Innovation for age friendly buildings, cities and environments

Speaker:
Rodd BOND
Maciej Kucharczyk
Tom Van Benthem

08 May, 15:15 – 16:30
The EIP Specific Action A1: Prescription and adherence action at regional level

Speakers:
Asa BONDESSON
Adedoyin OYEKAN

08 May, 16:45 – 18:00
The EIP Specific Action A3: Action for prevention of functional decline and frailty

Speakers:
Yves Guigoz
Jean Pierre BAEYENS
Pascale YTHIER-MOURY

09 May, 10:30 – 11:45
The EIP Specific Action A2: Personalised health management, starting with a Falls Prevention Initiative

Speakers:
Ann MURRAY
Rodd BOND

09 May, 13:15 – 14:30
The EIP Specific Action C2: Development of interoperable independent living solutions, including guidelines for business models

Speakers:
Mike BIDDLE
Antonio Kung
Henrik KAGENOV