2017 GAMIAN – Europe Annual Convention & General Assembly

 

 

 

 

Digital Capacity Building of Mental Health Organisations’

GAMIAN – Europe Annual Convention & General Assembly

22 –24 September 2017

Venue: Park Inn by Radisson Szekszárdi Utca 16 -18 Budapest, Hungary

 

Friday, 22 September 2017 

Arrival of Board Members and participants with networking coffee

15.00 – 16.30: Patient Advisory Board

16.30 – 18.30: Board Meeting  

19.30 – 21.00: Dinner and European Personality Award presented by Hilkka Kärkkäinen, President of                                                                                                           GAMIAN-EUROPE

Saturday, 23 September 2017

07.30 – 08.45: Delegate’s Breakfast

First Session 

Badge pickup & workshop registration

Chaired by Raluca Nica Vice president of GAMIAN-Europe Board 

09.00 – 09.05: Welcome by Hilkka Kärkkäinen, President of GAMIAN-Europe

09.05 – 09.15: Introduction by Dee O’Sullivan Managing Director of myhealthapps.net (Patient View)

09.15 – 09.40: Digital communication: how do mental health organisations fare in comparison to other disease areas? 

  • Presentation of Patient View benchmark report 
  • Focus on a few Best Practice cases

 09.40 – 10.10: Overview of GAMIAN-Europe’s digital capabilities and recommendations introduced by                                                                                                       Aikaterina Nomidou, Secretary General of GAMIAN-Europe

  • Overview of the results of the survey on digital capabilities
  • Three things your organisation can do in digital to support fundraising (how much it costs and how long it takes)
  • Three things your organisation can do to support digital advocacy and communication (and how much it costs)
  • What is GAMIAN-Europe’s plan in digital communication and support to members?
  • What are the upcoming projects and campaigns that members can join?

10.10 – 10.30: Coffee break

10.30 – 11.30: Workshop

  • Workshop 1: what are the needs of GAMIAN-Europe members to start up digital platforms? What support would the members need from GAMIAN-Europe? 
  • Workshop 2: what are the three recommendations in the digital space GAMIAN-Europe can provide to support World Mental Health Day in the workplace?
  • Workshop 3: How can we use technology to support fundraising

11.30 – 12.00: Presentation of the workshop’s outcomes by facilitators 

12.00 – 13.30: Lunch Break

Second Session

Chaired by Robert Kristof, Board Member of GAMIAN-Europe

Key speaker: Nicola Bedlington, Secretary General of European Patients’ Forum (EPF)

14.00 – 14.20: What role can patient organisations play to improve access to health   care? (EUPATI perspective) and what is the role of patient organisations in European Medicines Agency (EMA) and Health Technology Assessment (HTA)

14.20– 14.40: Perspective from GAMIAN-Europe: our role in European Medicines Agency (EMA) Why it is important? What do we get out of it and what is the role of our members? Speakers: István Gallai and Dániel Merey Members of Awakenings Foundation

14.40 – 15.00: Discussion Q&A from participants

15.00 – 15.10: Closing of the Session by Dr. Matt Muijen, Board Member of GAMIAN-Europe 

15.10 – 15.40: Coffee break

15.40 – 17.40: General Assembly chaired by Dolores Gauci, Board Member of GAMIAN-Europe 

17.40 – 18.10: Best practice discussion: Presentation of best practice applications from member organisation     that applied for the GAMIAN-Europe Pedro Montellano Good Practices award 2017

19.30 – 21.30: Dinner and presentation of Pedro Montellano Good Practice Award at the Academy Club, Budapest                                                                                                                                         

Sunday, 24 September 2017

Visit the Headquarters of Awakenings Foundation and discussion on Mental Health in Hungary and neighbouring countries – Venue: Awakenings Foundation 

07.00 – 09.00: Delegate’s Breakfast and check out at the Park Inn by Radisson Hotel            

09.30 – 09.45: Departure- Bus transfer arranged by GAMIAN-Europe  

09.45 – 10.00: Arrival of participants at the Awakenings Foundation HQs

10.15 – 10.30: Welcome by Patients and the Head doctors

10.30 – 11.00: Meeting patients and Staff, visit of the premises incl. the Art Studio

11.00 – 11.20: Presentation by Andrea Bodrogi, Chief Addictologist

11.20 – 11.40: Presentation by Judit Harangozó, Head of the Foundation, Chief Psychiatrist

11.40 – 12.00: Discussion

12.00 – 14.00: Informal buffet lunch, networking and departure of participants

 

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