The Congress took place on the 14 – 16 October 2011, in Yerevan, Armenia, under the auspices of the International Society for Telemedicine and eHealth (ISfTeH) and the American Telemedicine Association (ATA).
The congress was organized by the Armenian Association of Digital Health (AADH), jointly with Russian-Armenian (Slavonic) University (RAU) and the Union of Information Technology Enterprises (UITE)
It was supported or endorsed by relevant governmental bodies and several institutions, organizations and agencies, both local and international, including public and private healthcare institutions, universities and research institutes, professional associations, IT and telecom industry.
The congress featured two days of plenary and scientific sessions, panel discussions and round tables, with keynote presentations by world-famous experts in telehealth and related technologies, as well as an educational track (one-day seminar of the International School of Telemedicine and eHealth), and an exposition of local and international companies.
The event was the first of the kind in the country and region, and brought together 287 Health ICT specialists and enthusiasts from 20 countries.