Call for Presentations

You are invited to submit a proposal to share your experience and expertise at DevDays US 2020. Others will benefit from your experience while you make a valuable contribution to the community.

The deadline is February 1, 2020.

Call for presentations

Please submit proposals for any of the below sessions:

  • Tutorials: presentation with examples and Q&A
  • Let’s Build! sessions: guided exercises in a classroom setting (stand-alone or as a follow-up to a tutorial)
  • Keynotes in the plenary room
  • Community Track sessions: presentations for and by participants
  • Birds of a Feather sessions: exploring new grounds
  • Start-up Track presentations
  • Patient Innovator presentations

Criteria

We select among the proposals based on the below criteria. Please make sure to address these criteria in your application.

Tutorials (40 minutes)

  • Relevance for a broad audience
  • Covers the FHIR ‘core curriculum’
  • Educational value
  • Non-commercial: no product pitches
  • Expertise and teaching skills of the speaker

Speakers have free entrance.

Let’s Build! (60 minutes)

  • Relevance for a broad audience
  • Covers the FHIR ‘core curriculum’
  • Educational value
  • Non-commercial: no product pitches
  • Expertise and teaching skills of the speaker
  • Clear, step-by-step exercises available
  • Can be combined with a preceding tutorial

Speakers have free entrance.

Keynotes (20 minutes)

  • Related to FHIR or the FHIR community, directly or indirectly
  • Motivational goal or expressing a vision for healthcare technology
  • Non-technical
  • Excellent, proven speaking skills

Speakers have free entrance.

Community Track presentation (20 minutes):

  • Lessons learned from real-life projects
  • Focus on FHIR implementation
  • Sharing of dos & don’ts and best practices
  • Non-commercial: no product pitches

Regular registration required.

Birds of a Feather (40 minutes):

  • FHIR related, directly or indirectly
  • Experimental topic, exploring new grounds
  • Making suggestions to change the FHIR spec
  • Corner cases

Regular registration required.

Patient Innovators (10 minutes):

Startups (10 minutes)

Registration

Keynote, tutorial and Let’s Build! speakers get free access to the entire event and the speakers’ dinner on June 15, 2020. For the Community Track and the Birds of a Feathers presentations, regular registration and payment is required. Normal discounts for early birds and groups apply. No additional discounts available. Travel and stay are at the expense of all speakers.

Please note that the DevDays program team may assign your proposal to a different session type than you applied for.

For the Start-up and Patient Innovator conditions, separate application pages will be available by January 15, 2020.

Dates

The deadline for your submission is February 1, 2020. We will inform you on the outcome of our evaluation before March 1, 2020.

Application

The Call for presentations is closed.

Contact

For any enquiry, please contact Marita Mantle-Kloosterboer at devdays@fire.ly