News

  • After two years of online meetings, the stakeholders in the SMITH Consortium met again in Jena on May 18 and 19 for a closed meeting. The central topic of this year’s second SMITH retreat was the project progress in data use at the end of......

  • After two years of pandemic, representatives of the SMITH Consortium together with more than 30 experts from research, healthcare, medical informatics and science policy will finally meet again in presence at this year’s SMITH Congress. Since the 1st SMITH Congress took place in September 2019,......

  • The last two years of the pandemic have once again proved how much potential there is in the digitization of medicine and how important a cross-site networked health IT infrastructure is for more extensive and effective healthcare. The networking of research and care thus took......

  • On February 22nd and 23th, the first closed meeting of this year took place as an online conference. The central topic was the preparation of the application for the consolidation and further development phase of the Medical Informatics Initiative from 2023. 117 participants discussed the......

  • With the motto „New Horizons in Digital Health“ the first congress of the SMITH Consortium met in Berlin September 2019. Since then, the coronavirus pandemic has greatly advanced and accelerated digitalization in healthcare. In this context, the Medical Informatics Initiative (MII) has taken on new......

Event Dates

May 19th-20th, 2022

12th National Telemedicine Congress
NOVOTEL Berlin Am Tiergarten

Organization:  German Society of Telemedicine (DGTelemed) / ZTG Center for Telematics and Telemedicine GmbH

June 28th-29th, 2022

SMITH Congress
New Solutions in Digital Health
dbb forum berlin

Organizer: SMITH Consortium

October 5th-6th, 2022

MII-Symposium:
Vernetzen. Forschen. Heilen.
Bilanz und Perspektive
dbb forum berlin

Organizer: Medical Informatics Initiative

Further Information

SMITH Fact Sheet
SMITH Image Flyer
The Patient Consent Form of the MII