Posts Tagged ‘CCR’
Looking Ahead to Berlin and NYC Semantic Technology & Business ConferencesDates have been set for Semantic Technology & Business Conferences in Berlin (September 18-19, 2013), and in New York City (October 1-3, 2013). The Calls For Presentations will open by Monday, June 17 at the latest. If you have an idea for a conference session, panel, keynote or conference activity be sure to watch this space and submit a proposal when the CFP goes live!
Much if not all of the discussion over the past two years in regards to Healthcare Modernization has revolved around the deployment of Electronic Health Records (EHR) systems. Monies were budgeted to EHR adoption in last year’s Stimulus package and more monies will be allocated towards EHR adoption as a result of the recent Healthcare Reform package. So what does this all mean in regards to Intelligent Healthcare and the application of Semantic technology? First we’ll need to take a closer look at EHRs.
I took a look at Nova Spivak’s Twine demo this week. One of those ouch! moments when you realize that the thing you’ve been trying to build on and off for a couple years just got done better, slicker and faster. I’ve still got a few things I’d do differently – I’d focus more on annotating each URL and using that as a concept address for notes, and provide a simple way for webmasters to get a feed of all the comments users make about their pages. But the basic idea of a bookmarklet that lets you add URL’s as you surf and organize them for yourself and others as you go – that is all in there.