Call for Presentations

The online application submission is now closed.
Thank you to anyone who submitted a contribution!

The program committee is currently reviewing all submissions.
By March 15th, the schedule will be online.

Call for presentations

The DevDays schedule offers several types of sessions, for which a talk proposal could be submitted:

  • 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)
  • Plenary talks/keynotes
  • Community Track sessions: presentations for and by participants


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

Tutorials and LET’S BUILDs (40 minutes)

  • Relevance for a broad audience
  • FHIR is at the core of the topic
  • Educational value
  • Non-commercial: no product pitches
  • Expertise of the speaker and speaking skills
  • For the LET’S BUILDs: exercises available for a group of people

Plenary talks /Keynotes (20 minutes)

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

Community Track presentation (20 minutes):

  • Focus on FHIR implementation
  • Sharing of dos & don’ts and best practices
  • Non-commercial: no product pitches


Speakers in plenary sessions, tutorials and LET’S BUILD! sessions have free access to the event and the speakers’ dinner on June 9th. For the Community Track, registration and payment is required. Travel and stay are at the expense of all speakers.


The online application submission is now closed.


The deadline for your submission is February 15, 2019. We will inform you on the outcome of our evaluation before March 15, 2019.


For any enquiry, please contact Marita Mantle-Kloosterboer at