Programme

We are pleased to announce the programme* for DPH 2019. Your registration with DPH gives you:

  • Unrestricted access to all sessions** across both the DPH and EPH conferences
  • Includes your ticket to the DPH Gala Dinner (evening of Thursday 21st November)
  • …and a whole host of other benefits!

Get this exclusive ticket only by registering via the EPH registration portal button below and selecting the box for ‘DPH 2019 / Digital Public Health’ when prompted.


In the programme below, you can find a full schedule of all sessions


Wednesday 20th November


Time LocationSession
08:45 – 17:00
Endoume 2
Garden Level
Young Researchers Forum
Organised by DPH, ASPHER & EUPHA. Free-to-attend but registration is essential
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Thursday 21st November


Time LocationSession
08:00 – 09:00Registration DeskRegistration
09:00 – 10:00Les Goudes 1DPH 2019 Welcome
Welcome by DPH Chair and Natasha Azzopardi Muscat (EUPHA)
09:00 – 10:00Les Goudes 1DPH Plenary Session: Digital technologies in the humanitarian context
In collaboration with the EUPHA section on Migrant and Ethnic Minority Health
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10:10 – 11:10Les Goudes 1Technologies for a Healthy Lifestyle: Digital Techniques and Case Studies
Chair: Palakorn Achananuparp

Characterizing and Predicting Repeat Food Consumption Behavior for Just-in-Time Interventions
Yue Liu (Singapore Management University) et al.

The differences in data sensitivity perceptions among private and workplace health apps: A Delphi study
Maren Billmann (Technical University of Munich) et al.

Estimating Glycemic Impact of Cooking Recipes via Online
Crowdsourcing and Machine Learning
Helena Lee (Singapore Management University) et al.
11:10 – 11:40Coffee and refreshments break
11:40 – 12:25Plenary HallOpening ceremony of the European Public Health Conference
Hosted by the EPH Conference
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12:25 – 13:40Lunch
13:40 – 16:20DPH Village in Exhibition HallB2B Meeting Zone
Hosted by Enterprise Europe Network
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13:40 – 14:40Plenary HallEPH Plenary session
Hosted by the EPH Conference
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13:40 – 14:40Poster Walk S – Level 1DPH E-Poster and Demo Walk
Presenters will have 2-minutes each to present
their work to the judging panel
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14:50 – 16:20Les Goudes 1DPH 2019 Innovation Prize Pitches
Competition celebrating innovation in Digital Public Health
Meet our judging panel
and shortlisted teams
16:20 – 16:50Coffee and refreshments break
16:50 – 17:50Plenary HallEPH Plenary session
Hosted by the EPH Conference
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16:50 – 17:50Poster Walk S – Level 1DPH E-Poster and Demo Walk
Presenters will have 2-minutes each to present
their work to the judging panel
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19:00 – 23:00Radisson Blu Marseille Vieux PortDPH Gala Dinner
Entrance is included in DPH Conference Pass
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Friday 22nd November


TimeLocationSession
08:00 – 08:30Registration DeskRegistration
08:30 – 09:30Les Goudes 1 RECON Workshop
Learn about tools specifically designed for handling, visualising, and analysing outbreak data
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08:30 – 09:30 Callelongue ParterreAI and Big Data: Ethical challenges and health opportunities
Organised by DPH as part of the Digital Applications in Health track
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09:40 – 10:40Plenary HallEPH Plenary session
Hosted by the EPH Conference
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09:40 – 10:40Poster Walk S – Level 1DPH E-Poster and Demos
An opportunity to browse all posters and demos submitted to DPH 2019
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10:40 – 11:10Coffee and refreshments break
11:10 – 12:10Les Goudes 1DPH Plenary Session: The Challenges of Implementing Healthcare
Technology and Innovation across Europe and Beyond
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12:10 – 13:40Lunch
13:40 – 14:40Plenary HallEPH Plenary session
Hosted by the EPH Conference
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13:40 – 14:40Poster Walk S – Level 1DPH E-Poster and Demos
An opportunity to browse all posters and demos submitted to DPH 2019
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14:50 – 15:50Les Goudes 1Big Data in Digital Public Health: Management and Technical Approaches
Chair: Alain April

Exploiting Population Activity Dynamics to Predict Urban Epidemiological Trends
Gergana Todorova (Lancaster University) et al.

A large-scale and extensible platform precision medicine research
Fodil Belghait (Ecole de Technologie Superieure) et al.

How Data Anonymisation Techniques influence Disease Triage in Digital Health:
A study on Base Rate Neglect
Nikolai Jannik Podlesny (Hasso-Plattner-Institute) et al.
15:50 – 16:20Coffee and refreshments break
16:20 – 17:20Les Goudes 1Analytic Approaches for Digital Public Health Data and Data Systems
Chair: Daniela Paolotti

Comparison of Text Mining Feature Extraction Methods Using
Moderated vs Non-Moderated Blogs: An Autism Perspective
Abu Saleh Md Tayeen (New Mexico State University) et al. *Change of presenter: Moumita Choudhury (Texas Tech University)

Multi-instance Learning for Bipolar Disorder Diagnosis using
Weakly Labelled Speech Data
Zhao Ren (University of Augsburg) et al.

Unsupervised Classification of Health Content on Reddit
Joana Barros (Insight Centre for Data Analytics, Data Science Institute, National University of Ireland) et al.

Saturday 23rd November


Time LocationSession
08:00 – 08:30Registration DeskRegistration
08:30 – 09:30Les Goudes 1 Digital Health Innovation: From Proof of Concept to Public Value
Barriers and enablers to scale up, adoption and sustainability of digital health interventions
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09:40 – 10:40Plenary HallEPH Plenary session
Hosted by the EPH Conference
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09:40 – 10:40Poster Walk S – Level 1DPH E-Poster and Demos
An opportunity to browse all posters and demos submitted to DPH 2019
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10:40 – 11:10Coffee and refreshments break
11:10 – 12:40Les Goudes 1Innovation for Global Health: From Wellbeing to Epidemics and Outbreaks
Chair: Arnold Bosman

Meet Industrial Design and Geoscience: a Survey on Data-Driven Research to Promote Public Health and Vitality
Xipei Ren (Eindhoven University of Technology) et al.

Assessing the relationship between various climatic risk factors and mosquito abundance in Recife, Brazil
Anwar Musah (University College London) et al.

Prediction of Aedes Mosquito Larvae Occurrence in Recife (Brazil) using Online Extreme Learning Machine and Neural Networks
Adrian Rubio-Solis (Center for Engineering and Industrial Development – CIDESI Mexico) et al.

Spatio-temporal analysis of flu-related drugs uptake in an online cohort in England
Daniela Paolotti (ISI Foundation) et al.
11:10 – 12:40 Callelongue ParterreOnline anti-vaccination movements: The role of social media
in public health communications
Organised by DPH, EUPHA Health promotion section
& EUPHA Infection Diseases Control section
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12:40 – 13:40Lunch
13:40 – 14:40Les Goudes 1The European mHealth Knowledge and Innovations Hub
A bold new partnership for the future of mHealth
in WHO European Region
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14:40 – 15:00Les Goudes 1DPH Closing ceremony
Hosted by the DPH 2019 Chair with closing address by Natasha Azzopardi Muscat (EUPHA)
15:15 – 16:00Plenary HallEPH Closing ceremony
Hosted by the EPH Conference
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*Programme subject to change until 1st October 2019.

**Includes all plenary sessions. Some pre-conference events require payment of an additional fee. Please refer to the registration pages for more information.