NI 2020 BRISBANE 27 – 29 JULY

Nurses and midwives in the digital age


in conjunction with HIC 2020 Australia’s largest e-health, digital health and health informatics conference


A message from the Chair NI 2020 Shelley Nowlan, Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer, Queensland Department of Health

Early bird registration is now open

Don’t pay the price of waiting – we are offering a $110 early bird discount to attend NI 2020 in Brisbane. So what are you waiting for?

Submissions close 29 November 2019

Bring us your success stories, your research and case studies! The delegates want to learn and network with the best researchers, scientists, educational leaders and experts.

Become a partner

Don’t miss out! Be a part of both international and Australia’s dynamic digital health community and build profitable business relationships.


Shelley Nowlan

Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer, Queensland Department of Health

Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer Shelley Nowlan provides overall professional and industry advice for nursing and midwifery matters across Queensland. This includes leading, advocating and supporting nurses and midwives to provide quality, safe care for Queensland communities through policy, direction and regulation. Shelley has over 30 years’ experience in healthcare, including 17 years’ experience in a range of metropolitan, regional and rural public sector executive clinical and health administrative leadership roles at a strategic and operational level.


Nursing and midwifery in the digital age

The NI 2020 theme shows nursing professionals as frontline users of digital solutions. In the world of digitally driven, patient-centred healthcare, nurses and midwives are “nurse navigators”.

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Prof Suzanne Bakken

Columbia School of Nursing
Recipient of the 2019 IMIA François Grémy Award of Excellence

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Prof Changrong Yuan

Director of Research Center of Patient Experience
School Of Nursing, Fudan University

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Prof Dawn Dowding

Professor in Clinical Decision Making
The University of Manchester

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Dr Michelle Honey

Ben Hanna

General Manager Australia
Soul Machines

Dr Michelle Honey
Dr Michelle Honey

Dr Michelle Honey

Senior Lecturer
University of Auckland

Dr Michelle Honey
Prof Anne Moen

Prof Anne Moen

Professor, Director Uio:ecolab
University of Oslo

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Prof Paula Procter

Professor of Nursing Informatics
Sheffield Hallam University

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Dr Diane Skiba

Chair, IMIA NI Special Interest Group and Professor, College of Nursing
University of Colorado

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Caron Swinscoe

Caron Swinscoe

Chief Nurse
NHS Digital

Caron Swinscoe
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Adj/Prof Shelley Nowlan

NI 2020 Chair, Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer, Clinical Excellence Queensland
Queensland Health

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Julian Ranger

Executive Chairman & Founder

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Angela Ryan

Chief Clinical Information Officer
Australian Digital Health Agency

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Adj/Prof Isabelle Skinner

Dr Isabelle Skinner

Managing Director
Decision Support Analytics

Adj/Prof Isabelle Skinner
Dr Christine Slade

Dr Christine Slade

Senior Lecturer in Higher Education
The University of Queensland

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Key dates

➠ Call for submissions 23 Aug
➠ Registration opens Coming soon
➠ Submissions close 29 Nov

➠ Notification to authors Week of 24 Feb
➠ Resubmission 27 Mar
➠ Author registration deadline 27 Mar

Your visit

Explore NI 2020’s host city of Brisbane, organise your flights and accommodation and receive special delegate fares.

Exhibit at NI 2020

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