European Commission sets out the vision for Europe's Digital Decade by 2030 proposing the Digital Compass, that revolves around four cardinal points: Government, Infrastructures, Skills and Businessess.
The Madeira's Digital Transformation Summit responds to this challenge in a forum where the EU's Digital strategy is debated to achieve the visionary objectives at European and regional levels. Bringing together recognised individualities from the European Commission, Government, Academia and Industry, The Summit sets the scene for a human-centric vision in a digital society. Needs, expectations, developments and innovative solutions will be discussed aiming at digitally empowering citizens and businesses to improve, grow, innovate and compete on fair terms, while achieving climate neutrality.
Covering a wide range of digital transformation areas including Healh, Manufacturing, Maritime, Smart Cities and Energy as well as the full set of digital services being created and offered via the network of European Digital Innovation Hubs.
Discussing Horizontal Challenges for unlocking Digital Transformation potencial. At technical side ranging from Artificial Intelligence, Big data and Cybersecurity and at Societal level including Digital Literacy, Skills and Social Inclusion.
Joining policy makers, authorities, industry, researchers and the community of users in a unique high level discussion and networking forum, supported by research and innovation cooperation mechanisms, that will pave the way for the next digital generation.
Keynotes and Panelists
European Commission, National and Regional authorities
Speakers and Moderators
Opening Ceremony and Welcome
Telemedicine and Digitalisation Challenges for Intensive and Continuum of Care
Digital Health Challenges for the Nursing Profession
Cybersecurity and Data Protection
Impact of Emerging Technologies on Healthcare
Moderator: Ricardo Gonçalves
Policy Officer at European Commission
Director of Technology and Society Foresight Unit and the Web Supported Academic Instruction center
Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Chairman of Israel Space Agency and Professor at Tel-Aviv University
Executive member of the Board at Serviço de Saúde da Região Autónoma da Madeira (to be confirmed)
Closing of Day 1
Opening and Welcome
Pathways for Sustainability in the Verge of Digital Transformation
Moderator: João Martins
Policy Officer - Seconded National Expert at European Commission
Member of the Board of Europa Nostra
Director of UNESCO Chair on Digital Cultural Heritage
President of the Administration Council of Empresa de Electricidade da Madeira
Researcher at Jozef Stefan Institute - Center for Energy Efficiency
Managing Director of Innovalia Association
Closing of Day 2
Opening and Welcome
European Digital Innovation Hubs (EDIHs) in the Support of Digital Transformation for the Society
Technology at Service of People and Businesses
Moderator: Sílvio Fernandes
Savoy Palace Meeting Rooms
Event Location: Avenida do Infante Nº 25 9004-542 Funchal Madeira Portugal
GPS Coordinates: 32.64378, -16.92088
Registration and Fees
Info about Registration and Fees.