Boston, MA (PRWEB) July 21, 2012
Healthcare IQ, a division of IQPC, announces the Big Data – Implications and Opportunities for Healthcare Summit, to be held August 27 to 29, 2012 in Boston, MA.
Medical professionals, radiologists and IT professionals are moving toward integrating ‘centralized databases’ in their practices and hospitals with 2012 set to be a “boom year” for big data.
Since 2004, the technology that would enable healthcare professionals to transmit mass volumes of information, imagery and big data on a global scale has been an unrealized strategic tool. A lack of standardization and interoperability with the available solutions as well the burden of compliance with privacy laws and policy have made integration of a fully operational database for healthcare professionals difficult to achieve. Technology applications are not yet bridging the gap between concept and solution.
The industry is set for change as medical schools, radiologists and healthcare professionals push for separate centralized databases to provide a more efficient way to transfer imagery. Several information technology companies are pushing to be the major messaging standard and solution providers are jostling to be the major security and IT platform providers that healthcare facilities and medical schools use.
With much work to be done to integrate a fully operational database, the IQPC Big Data – Implications and Opportunities for Healthcare Summit brings together healthcare industry leaders and innovative thought leaders who will provide insights and solutions on:
For more information on the IQPC Big Data – Implications and Opportunities for Healthcare Companies Summit, visit http://www.bigdatahealthcaresummit.com or contact Program Director Edwin Modlin at Edwin(dot)Modlin(at)IQPC(dot)com.
IQPC (http://www.iqpc.com) provides business executives with tailored practical conferences, large-scale events, topical seminars and in-house training programs. Producing over 1,500 events annually around the world, IQPC continues to grow and has offices in cities across six continents including: Berlin, Dubai, London, New York, Sao Paulo, Singapore, Sydney, and Toronto.