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Challenges in the implementation of tech solutions in mental health

II Technology Exploration Day
October 18, 8:30am to 1pm

Reaching the health and social system

The TECSAM Network celebrates on Wednesday, October 18 the Technology Exploration Day, a free and open event that will address in this second edition the challenges, problems and good practices in the incorporation of tech solutions in mental health in the Catalan health and social system.

The event includes the presentation of the “e-Salut Mental Catalunya” project, an initiative of Parc Taulí to digitalize some aspects of the mental health care in the public health system, as well as a round table with experts in the field who will delve into the main challenges, opportunities and some good practices to bring solutions closer to people. This event is a meeting point to promote dialogue and foster connections between all the agents in the mental health innovation ecosystem.

The event will take place at UPF Barcelona School of Management (c/Balmes, 132-134, 08008 Barcelona).

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Agenda II edition 2023

Salud digital -e-salut mental catalunya Mental health leaps into the digital world: the e-Salut mental Catalunya project
UPF Barcelona School of Mangement Auditorium , 9:45-10:30 am
Dr. Diego J. Palao, director of Mental Health at Parc Taulí and promoter of e-Salut Mental Catalunya, will explain this project consisting of the digitalization of mental health diagnosis and treatment processes.
Networking coffee break Connecting innovation and mental health: a networking session
Koiné Hall at UPF Barcelona School of Mangement , 10:30-11:30am
During the coffee break, a networking session is organized where attendees will be able to learn first-hand some disruptive technologies and projects developed by the Network's member groups.
Mesa redonda tecnologia en el cuidado de la salud mental Round table: challenges, good practices and problems on the arrival of technology to mental health care
UPF Barcelona School of Mangement Auditorium , 11:30am -13pm
The discussion group is composed of researchers from the Network (see agenda) and moderated by Dr. Josep Maria Haro.

The speakers: Expert knowledge in technology applied to mental health

Diego Palao
Dr. Diego J. Palao

Director of Mental Health at Parc Taulí

Petia Radeva
Dra. Petia Radeva

Professor and researcher at the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science of the Universitat de Barcelona

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Dr. Antoni Ramos-Quiroga

Head of Psychiatry at Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebron

Antoni Serrano
Dr. Antoni Serrano

Director of Mental Health at Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Déu

Nuria Abdon
Núria Abdón Giménez

Responsible for Personalized Digital Attention at TIC Salut Social

Angel Urbina
Ángel Urbina

First Vice-President at the Federació Salut Mental Catalunya

Josep Maria Haro
Dr. Josep Maria Haro

Coordinator of the TECSAM Network and Teaching and R+I at Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Déu

I edition TED: Debate, challenges and co-creation of solutions in mental health

In June 2022, the TECSAM Network organized its first Technology Exploration Day, a co-creation event aimed at seeking solutions and new approaches to mental health challenges from the world of technology and innovation. 

The event included the round table “Mental Health and Technology” to address the relationship between technology and mental health, the opportunities and problems found, as well as a networking session for all attendees. 

Technology Exploration Day

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