Data Science and Knowledge Transfer for
21st Century Health-Care Delivery

IEEE ICHI 2020 Half-Day Workshop, 15 - 18 June 2020, Oldenburg, Germany

Call for Submissions:

We cordially invite you to submit your paper for the inaugural workshop “Data Science and Knowledge Transfer for 21st Century Health-Care Delivery” as part of the Eighth IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics (ICHI 2020) that will take place June 15-18, 2020 in Oldenburg, Germany.

We welcome contributions that tackle questions regarding how information systems can foster on-the-job training of data science concepts and knowledge transfer in the health-care sector.

Accepted submissions will be included in the ICHI 2020 conference proceedings and made available via IEEE Xplore. Paper and poster submissions must adhere to the IEEE Proceedings Format available for LaTeX and Word (see detailed instructions) and should be submitted as a single PDF file.

Submission Page

Important Dates

Double-blind submissions will be due on the 31st of March 2020, with acceptances being sent out by April 15th.


Workshop Length: 3 hours

  • Workshop Introduction (10min)
  • Open slot for paper presentation (15min)
  • Poster Session (5-min long lightning talks; 30min)
  • Coffee Break (30min)
  • Panel Discussion on the Challenges of Data-Driven Public Health in the 21st century (30min)
  • Paper presentation on the lessons learned from developing and using a web-based platform, ISLE, to teach data science topics to a diverse audience (15min)
  • Open slot for paper presentation (15min)
  • Open slot for paper presentation (15min)
  • Final discussion (20min)


Philipp Burckhardt

Postdoctoral Scholar in the Department of Statistics & Data Science and principal developer of the Integrated Statistics Learning Environment (ISLE)

Rema Padman

Professor of Management Science and Healthcare Informatics at the Heinz College’s School of Information Systems Management and School of Public Policy and Management