http://www.gew.co/blog/breaking-world-records-belgium Freddy Nurski is the managing director of n2euro, the official host organization for GEW Belgium. N2euro focuses on startup companies with disruptive technologies: from developing go-to-market strategies to implementing alliances with global technology and consulting companies. Having obtained his Master’s in Business Economics from the University of Leuven, Nurski is Chairman of the KU Leuven Faculty of Business and Economics Alumni organization (Ekonomika Alumni vzw), and Director of Alumni Lovanienses. GEW Belgium has ambitious plans for GEW 2014 so we checked in with Nurski to see what he had to say about GEW Belgium’s progress, breaking world records and building inter-regional collaboration...
Elke derde vrijdag van november wordt vanaf nu de 'Dag van de Ondernemer'. Een dag waarop het ondernemerschap en de ondernemers positief onder de aandacht moeten komen.
De derde vrijdag van november is niet toevallig gekozen. Elke derde week van november vindt de 'Global Entrepreneurship Week' plaats. Een week waarop wereldwijd campagne wordt gevoerd om ondernemerschap te promoten.
Electronic health records (EHR) uptake in the U.S. has accelerated dramatically as a result of government initiatives and the considerable resources healthcare providers have invested over the past five years, says research firm Frost & Sullivan.
It's a good time to be a healthcare startup, as investors are pouring billions into the market. However, it’s a crowded field and to attract funding you have to stand out. Here are five tips to help digital health startups land venture capital.
GES 2014 will bring together over 3000 entrepreneurs, together with heads of state, high level government officials, global entrepreneurs, small medium enterprises (SMEs), corporate leaders, and young entrepreneurs. There will also be an “African Innovation Village” where young Africans will be able to promote their projects and share innovations on myriad topics including ICT, entrepreneurship, water management, and alternative energy.
Some patients wanted access over his or her clinic/ hospital records (EHR or paper based). Others, want total control over it. The rising trend of sharing healthcare data in social media fueled fears of healthcare data privacy breaches. In this age of smartphones and social media, who owns healthcare data?What constitute healthcare data? Who owns it? Who has complete control over healthcare data?Let me describe first the two general types of health data:(Wikipedia)A personal health record, or PHR, is a health record where health data and information related to the care of a patient is maintained by the patient.An electronic health record (EHR), or electronic medical record (EMR), is a systematic collection of electronic health information about an individual patient or populationPatients have total control over their PHRs. Although an EHR maybe co-created by both the HCP and patient, it generally resides and is maintained within an institution such as a clinic or hospital.In countries with paper based systems of recording healthcare data, the same type of healthcare data “ownership” may be inferred. The patients have total control of their personal health record while the healthcare institution, over hospital/clinic records.Some patients wanted access over his or her clinic/ hospital records (EHR or paper based). Others, want total control over it. The rising trend of sharing healthcare data in social media fueled fears of healthcare data privacy breaches. In this age of smartphones and social media, who owns healthcare data?
On November 19th, in more than 153 countries, Women's Entrepreneurship Day will be celebrated and events about Female Entrepreneurship will be organized worldwide.
You are invited to participate in an exclusiveBelgian event that is organised by GEW Belgium in collaboration with leading associations in (female) entrepreneurship and with the support of the Federation of Enterprises Belgium (VBO-FEB), Euronext and ING Belgium.
The keynote of Michèle Sioen, President VBO-FEB and CEO Sioen Industries, will be followed by interactive round table discussions about topics that influence your decision to become an entrepreneur.
The conclusions of the sessions will be consolidated as input for Belgian policy makers and business leaders, and will be benchmarked with results in other GEW countries.
Women and men are welcome and encouraged to participate.
Date: Wednesday November 19th, 2014 (18.00 – 21.00) Location: Euronext Brussels with courtesy of Euronext Beursplein/ Place de la Bourse (ingang Zuidstraat) 1000 Brussels
The delivery of healthcare services through mobile devices, or mHealth, is fast becoming a global reality. As this stimulating video from PricewaterhouseCoop... (How can we be sure that mobile healthcare isn't just technology-driven hype?