NI 2020 BRISBANE 27 – 29 JULY

Call for poster submissions

Call for submissions has now closed

Poster submissions

Accepted papers, panel abstracts and poster abstracts will be published in a full open access IOS Press series of Studies in Health Technology and Informatics and indexed in PubMed.

A poster illustrates pilot research, research in progress, or the design of a system or process, with a clear statement of the degree of innovation and key learning to date.

A poster submission should be a maximum of 2 pages in length including references. Poster submissions must follow the same structure as regular papers and should contain an abstract (50-75 words), keywords, introduction, methods, results, conclusions, acknowledgements, references and address for correspondence; the discussion section may be omitted.

Key dates

➠ Call for submissions Now closed
➠ Registration Now open
➠ Submissions close 6 Dec

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


Authors are encouraged to submit under the following streams. The bullet points under each stream provides context of the type of content in those areas.


  • Data analytics and the use of nursing data
    • Applications and research of data science in nursing
    • Data visualisation, data analysis, communication and simulation approaches
    • Natural language processing, artificial intelligence and deep learning
  • Digital health nursing workforce development
    • Nursing Informatics education
    • Nursing workforce development
    • Building workforce capacity
    • Governance, change and adoption
  • Innovation and entrepreneurship in nursing
    • Innovative research and uses of emerging technology e.g. apps, wearables, virtual/augmented reality, robotics
    • Strategic opportunities for investment and innovation
  • Nursing information systems
    • Methods to develop and implement clinical data integration and exchange, involving nursing specific data, standards and language
    • Convergence of data/interoperability between medical devices and EMRs
  • Patient participation and citizen involvement
    • Research and application of patient-facing technologies–such as Personal Health Records (PHRs), symptom tracking, fitness trackers, etc.
    • The consumer perspective, access and technology design to improve consumer experience
    • Enhancing two-way communication of information between consumer and clinician
  • Informatics in clinical care
    • Quality, safety and patient outcomes
    • User experience design UX, human-computer interaction and human factors
    • System and workflow implementation/change management/adoption and use
    • Clinical decision support
    • Data integrity, reliability
    • Clinical guidelines and evidence-based practice
  • Health policy, service delivery and ethics
    • New service delivery and business models of healthcare
    • Health service delivery improvements
    • Privacy and consent
    • Cybersecurity
    • Access to and equity in healthcare
  • Integrated and connected care
    • Convergence of healthcare with social and community care
    • Integrated approaches to mental health, chronic disease
    • Technology assisted care across multiple disciplines/providers/regions/precincts
    • Managing healthcare in priority areas
  • System implementations and digital workplaces
    • Nursing roles in digital hospital implementations and change management
    • EMRs and digital records management
    • Medications management
    • Specialty systems