UK e-Health Week 2018

15 May 2018 Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London W14 8UX

The two-day annual conference returns in 2018 to explore the latest in IT strategy and implementation across health and care. 

HIMSS is working closely with high profile national organisations and innovative suppliers to bring you a targeted and inspiring agenda featuring keynotes, workshops and practical tutorials across both days of the show. 

UK e-Health Week 2018 will sharpen the focus on the power of IT and data to transform the way we plan and deliver health and care. Themes include:

Digital agenda

The UK e-Health Week agenda will scrutinise the plans and roadmaps that NHS England and NHS Digital are putting in place to make the NHS paper free, including:

  • Digital support for STPs/Accountable Care Systems in the NHS and social care
  • Global Digital Exemplars – one year on
  • General Data Protection Regulation/opt-out
  • Cyber security in health and care
  • Interoperability
  • Digital Innovation Hubs


The development challenges and opportunities for CIOs and CCIOs as they become the key professional group leading the digital agenda, including:

  • Clinical leadership
  • NHS Digital Academy
  • HIMSS CHIME International

Global healthcare IT: learning from the best

The health organisations using IT to revolutionise the way they deliver healthcare – stepping into a digital health future, including

  • Global Digital Exemplars and fast followers
  • HIMSS Analytics
  • International partnerships

Market entry: accelerating innovation across health and care

Accelerating innovation into the NHS is vital if we are to develop and sustain our health service. 

  • How we can better facilitate the introduction of new tech into the NHS 
  • Support available to clinicians, SMEs and academics to speed up adoption at scale
  • Navigating procurement and regulation frameworks 

The first 250 people to register will get a free ticket to the exclusive evening drinks reception on day one. There’ll be canapes, drinks and live entertainment - the perfect time to relax, network and reflect on the day’s learning. 

Keep an eye on the UK e-Health Week website at for updates on content or click here to register. The event is free for NHS staff.