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Digitally advancing healthcare to create seamless care journeys

By Invitation Only: Health Innovation Executive Session

July 20th – October 27 2021
Melbourne | Perth | Adelaide | Brisbane | Wellington | Sydney

Event overview

Public Sector Network’s Health Innovation Executive Meeting Series will bring together an exclusive group of key senior public sector attendees to network and connect in-person, in an intimate environment. The focus will be on strategies for creating digitally transformed, patient-centric health systems.

The 2021 Health Innovation Executive Meeting Series is all about working towards a fully digitally enabled and integrated healthcare system in Australia and New Zealand in a post COVID-19 world.

Join this exclusive invitation only event series to discuss the power of technology and how to foster innovation to achieve high-quality, sustainable healthcare for all, today and into the future.

Reasons to attend

Join this exclusive event to discuss strategies, solutions and best practices with other public sector health leaders
Network and benchmark with your peers to learn how to digitally transform your healthcare organisation to create a connected digital healthcare enterprise
Engage in live and interactive Q&A panel sessions to unlock how to drive value from healthcare data and improve patient-centricity

Agenda at a glance

Welcome from PSN

 9.00am – 9:15am 

The Public Sector Network will open the event and provide general event information as well as our aims and purpose as an organisation

Introduction from Chair

9.15am – 9:30am 

The conference chair will run provide a snapshot of Australia’s future health landscape

Government Keynote

9:30am – 9:50 am

Creating a digitally-enabled patient-centric health system

Partner Keynote

9:50am – 10:10am

Transforming healthcare with the consumer in mind

Government Keynote

10:10am – 10:30 am

Implementing automation and digitalisation to improve patient outcomes

Partner Keynote

10:30am – 10:50am

Delivering personalised, patient-centric healthcare through automation
and digital technologies

Panel Discussion

10:50am – 11:30am

Digitising healthcare to achieve better patient outcomes and experiences

Speaker Line-up

Shannon Nott

Rural Health Director of Medical Services, Western NSW LHDClinical Director,Virtual Care Accelerator

Andrew Pedrazzini

Director HGEN Transformation
NSW Health

Tamara Lee

Director, Workforce Policy and Development,
Ministry of Health NSW

Kristin Short

Director of Innovation and Partnerships,
South Western Sydney PHN

Garth Worboys

Acting Director, Patient Support Services
HealthShare NSW

Bill Maien

Chief Executive Officer
My Emergency Doctor

Kate Renzenbrink

Chief Nursing and Midwifery Information Officer
Bendigo Health

Assoc Prof. Graeme K Hart

Chief Medical Information Officer
Austin Health

Rowena Clift

Chief Executive OfficerWestern Victoria PHN

Marc Budge

Clinical Director, Integrated Care Services
Bendigo Health

Andy Hurt

Managing Director,

Dr James Williamson

Assistant Director General, Clinical Excellence DivisionDepartment of Health WA

Learne Durrington

Chief Executive Officer
WA Primary Health Alliance

Paul Forden

Chief Executive,
South Metropolitan Health Service

Kylie Bosich

Director - WACHS Command Centre,
WA Country Health Service

Dr Felicity Hodder

Physician Executive,InterSystems

Ben Stevenson

Senior Executive, Strategic Accounts

Pip Brennan

Executive Director,
Health Consumers' Council

Ngaire Buchanan

Chief Executive Officer
Limestone Coast Local Health Network

Alastair McDonald

Director, Strategy and Architecture
Digital Health SA

Paul Lambert

Executive Director for Digital Design
Central Adelaide Local Health Network

Arindam Chaudhuri

Executive Director Digital Health
Northern Adelaide Local Health Network

Wendy Keech

Chief Executive Officer
Health Translation SA

Dr. Felicity Hodder

Physician ExecutiveInterSystemsSA

Damian Green

Deputy Director-General,
eHealth Queensland

Adrian Clutterbuck

A/Executive Director Strategy, Planning, Improvement and Innovation,
Queensland Children's Hospital

Lisa Davies Jones

Chief Executive
Mackay Hospital and Health Service

Dr Malcolm Thatcher

Chief Technology Officer
Australian Digital Health Agency

Steve Volz

Director, Solution Consulting,
UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group), ANZSEA

Scott Euston

Workforce Management Consultant,
UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group), ANZSEA

Alastair Sharman

Chief Digital Officer
Mater Group

Jon Herries

Group Manager - Emerging Health Technology and Innovation,
Ministry of Health

Ali Khan

Data & Analytics Director,
Auckland District Health Board

Kris Gagliardi

Assistant Clinical Director,
St John New Zealand

Kathryn Cook

Chief Executive
Mid-Central District Health Board

Russell Simpson

Chief Executive
Whanganui District Health Board

Alistair Vickers

Chief Information Officer
Tu Ora Compass Health

Bill Zeng

Chief Technology Officer,

Thank you very much - I gained a huge amount of knowledge today on a variety of key topics.

Wyndham City Council

Really good mix of industry/business specialists giving a very balanced view of the benefits of moving into digitally-based systems.

Department of Transport and Main Roads

A diverse range of opinions with similar outcomes to achieve value for money during
this health pandemic period moving forward - Resilience and Resolution....biggest take away.

ACT Government

The event provided a great opportunity for networking and we were well promoted as a sponsor.

Mainline Solutions

Credible and professionally run, good audience, great location.

Vendor Panel

Register to Attend

Complimentary to attend


Registration to this event is exclusive to invited guests only.

Any registrations made without an invitation will be cancelled and sent a notification.

KPMG CBD Offices

SYDNEY, Wed, 27 Oct Virtual Event
MELBOURNE, Wed 21 July Virtual Event
WELLINGTON, Thurs 29 July 10 Customhouse Quay, Wellington Central, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
ADELAIDE, Tue 27 July 151 Pirie St, Adelaide SA 5000
BRISBANE, Wed 28 July Riparian Plaza, 71 Eagle St, Brisbane City QLD 4000
Perth, Thurs 22 July 235 St Georges Terrace, Perth WA 6000

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