EFMI Special Topic Conference 2022

Digital Professionalism in Health and Care:
Developing the Workforce, Building the Future

Cardiff, Wales

7-8 September 2022

Full Papers, Short Communication Papers and Posters Submissions Deadline EXTENDED to 30 June 2022.


Each year, the European Federation of Medical Informatics (EFMI) holds a Special Topic Conference (STC).

The EFMI Special Topic Conference 2022 is being hosted by the BCS, as national member society of EFMI, in collaboration with the University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) and the Wales Institute of Digital Information (WIDI).


The venue is Cardiff City football ground, a renowned conference centre which is superbly located for national and international travel links.


Digital health and care is becoming the norm worldwide, but there is a pressing need to expand the skilled professional workforce to deliver technology-enabled care services. The conference theme highlights the vital importance of informatics education for health and care professionals.


Conference Topics include:

  • Education in health and care informatics

  • Professional recognition and certification

  • Continuing professional development

  • Curriculum development and learning outcomes

  • International recommendations and local application

  • Informatics skills and competencies

  • Interdisciplinary health and care informatics

  • Global needs in informatics professionalism

  • Distance and blended learning


In addition to invited keynote speakers, we invite submissions of full papers, short communication papers, workshops, panels and posters.


Submission deadline for Full Papers, Short Communication Papers and Posters EXTENDED: 30 June 2022

Other Submissions deadline: 31 July 2022