THE HEALTH HACKATHON on Risk Communication For West Africa

THE HEALTH HACKATHON on Risk Communication For West Africa

Schedule

Monday through Thursday, 29th Oct - 1st Nov 2018

Location:   Civic Innovation Lab, 50 Ademola Adetokunbo Crescent, Osas & Oseji Abuja. Federal Capital Territory Nigeria, Nigeria

08:30 to 09:30

Breakfast and registration

09:30 to 09:45

Opening and welcome address, Sabine Abelfoni, GiZ

09:45 to 10:30

Keynote presentations on the RPPP project and Q&A Session
     Pilar Hernandez, GFA Consulting Group
     Sarah Mengesha, GiZ

10:30 to 10:45

Health Risk Communication in Nigeria
    Dr. Abidoun Egwuenu, Prevention and Programs Coordination Department, NCDC

10:45 to 11:00

Health Risk Communication Technology in Nigeria Today
    Beti Baiye, Nigeria Health Watch

11:00 to 11:10

Tea/coffee break

11:10 to 11:30

Closing the Gaps in Outbreak Preparedness, Response, Recovery and Prevention
    Dr. Babacar Fall, Regional Centre for Surveillance and Disease Control

11:30 to 12:00

Overview presentation of the hackathon and challenges
    Russ Klein, Programme Director and International Expert, Sensi Tech Innovation Hub

12:00 to 13:00

Lunch

13:00 to 14:00

Brainstorming and concept formation

14:00 to 15:00

Team formation and solution design

15:00 to 15:15

Tea/coffee break

15:15 to 16:00

Development and registration of prototype ideas on HackDash website

Keynote Speakers

Sola

 

Dr Ṣọla Aruna BSc, MBChB, MPH, DCH, FFPH 

Senior Public Health Advisor,

Public Health England IHR Strengthening Programme in Nigeria

Sabine-Ablefoni

Sabine Ablefoni

Programm-Manager Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

Pilar-Hernandez

Dr. Pilar Hernandez Msc, PhD

Team Leader Regional Programme Pandemic Prevention GFA Consulting Group GmbH

Morris
 
 
Morris Marah
 
Program Director 
 
Sensi Tech Hub, Freetown, Sierra Leone
Sarah-Mengesha

Sarah Mengesha

Technical Advisor for Pandemic Prevention Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

Russ
 
 
Russ Klein
 
Technical Consultant / International Expert
 
Sensi Tech Hub, Freetown, Sierra Leone
Fall

 

Dr Babacar FALL

Health Communication Officer.

Regional Centre for Surveillance and Disease Control (RCSDC)

Beti-Baiye

Beti Baiye

Public Health Research Associate & Editor Nigeria Health Watch

Micheal-John

Micheal John

Program Lead Ventures Platform 

Abidoun-Egwuenu

Dr. Abidoun Egwuenu

Prevention and Programs Coordination Department, NCDC

andrew abu

Andrew Abu

PresidentYoung Innovators of Nigeria

Contact

For more information on the hackathon, including sponsorship opportunities, contact: hackathon@sensi-sl.org

Sponsors