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CoPMRE 13th Annual Symposium: Digital Healthcare: shaping the future 12th October 2016

Research and Education (CoPMRE), Bournemouth University, is pleased to announce the confirmed programme for the Thirteenth Annual Symposium, Digital Healthcare: Shaping the future. This symposium is suitable for primary and secondary care doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals, Trusts board members, academics and anyone with an interest in medical research and education.

This year’s conference will explore the escalating scale and pace of digital technology in healthcare and the benefits and challenges of transformative technologies to advance care, improve clinical outcomes and enhance the patient experience.

The conference is free to attend but please register in advance to confirm your place.

Talks include:

  • Why Digital Healthcare? The national context and strategy
    Cathy Francis (Director of patients and information, NHS England)
  • Digital Healthcare and the Challenge of Interoperability
    Theodoros N. Arvanitis (Professor of e-Health Innovation and Head of Research, Institute of Digital Healthcare (IDH) at WMG, University of Warwick)
  • Steps on the Dorset Digital Journey – The Dorset care record and beyond
    Andy Hadley (Head of IT Development, NHS Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group)
  • Digital Clinical Pathways: harnessing the power of digital health service design
    Nuno Almeida (Founder and CEO, Nourish)
  • Using technology to deliver mental health at scale
    Claire Harding (Head of Impact and Research, Big White Wall)

The symposium agenda final-7812-copmre-annual-conference-a4-programme-19-09-16-v-2-7-1


Speakers at The 1st HCI and Digital Health Forum: Technologies and Business Opportunities between China and UK

  • Time: 9:00-17:00, 12th July 2016

  • Venue: Kimmeridge House, Talbot Campus, Bournemouth University, BH12 5BB

  • Organisers

  1. iTalkTone Lab, Department of Psychology, Bournemouth University (UK)
  2. Newford Research Institute of Advanced Technology (China)
  3. China-UK Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum
  • Contact: bzeng@bournemouth.ac.uk; shong@bournemouth.ac.uk

  • Registration: click here




Prof Sine McDougall (Professor in Psychology, Bournemouth University)

Title: Accessing meaning, usability and user experience: What eye tracking might and might not tell us in the healthcare context.

My research has focused on how we understand, learn, and use icons and signs used on computer interfaces and on traffic and public information signs.


Dr Malcolm J. Fisk (Director, Telehealth Quality Group EEIG, De Montfort University)

Title: Telehealth Services and Technologies: User Acceptance and Market Opportunities

Notable is the fact that he recently led the European Commission funded TeleSCoPE project that developed a European Code of Practice for Telehealth Services – this now being further developed and taken forward as an International Code – by the Telehealth Quality Group EEIG of which he is Director.

Xun_HeDr Xun He
(Co-founder iTalkTone Lab, Bournemouth University)

Title: ERP Components and the Application in Brain-computer Interface

extensively use the electroencephalography (EEG) technique, including event-related potential (ERP) and steady-state visual-evoked potential (SSVEP).


Tony Steffert (co-founder of Society of Applied Neuroscience)

Title: qEEG and Neurofeedback in ADHD and Dyslexia

more recently in creativity and peak-performance using “Virtual Reality” to enhance Neurofeedback learning and creativity in Actors, Dancers and Musicians.


TamasDr Tamas Hickish (Consultant Medical Oncologist, Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch NHS Foundation Trust)

Title: Digital Health in Bournemouth and Southwest England




Richard_LihuaProf Richard Li-Hua (President of CAMOT Academy, Cambridge)

Title: China’s Innovation and Innovation Strategy

insightful observations and interpretation about what happened in the last 35 years between West and East, notably China and how a university/firm can be well positioned in the 21st century.

Pete ReadPete Read (CEO, Global Growth Market)

Title: China’s Digital Health Developments in the Asian Context

specialising in healthcare in China, Asia and other emerging markets, who has led assignments for many of the world’s most successful healthcare and technology companies.

IMG_6384Dr Biao Zeng (Founder of iTalkTone Lab, Bournemouth University)

Title: Demands of Digital Healthcare in China: Why China is NOT an Aged People Friendly Place?

 Zeng is extremely interested in applying psychology into a variety of social behaviour changes, e.g. polling, voting, rumour in cyberspace, and violence in hospitals.

Calls and Chances from British HCI 2016

The 30th British Human Computer Interaction Conference (British HCI 2016) will be held between the 11th and 15th July 2016 at Bournemouth University’s Talbot Campus in Poole, Dorset (close to Bournemouth). The conference is organised by Bournemouth University’s Human Computer Interaction Research Group (BUCHI) in conjunction with the Interaction Specialist Group of BCS (Interaction SG), The Chartered Institute for IT.

Google Glasses  @ copyright resource from internet.

Dr Zeng was appointed to be the sponsorship chair in the panel . He is responsible for developing this conference’s funding  strategies and making the impact on HCI industry, regionally, nationally and internationally.

The funding opportunity has been open now. Any institute, company or person is welcome to express the sponsorship interest by email (bzeng@bournemouth.ac.uk), call or leaving your message here.

A workshop on HCI and global opportunity is proposed by Dr Zeng as well. The theme is Global Engagement in Industry 4.0 and Investment Opportunity from China. Digital health is identified to be a main area. We expect more HCI experts and investors coming from China to Bournemouth this summer.