2021 AGENDA


SCHEDULE

The Global Health Science and Practice Technical Exchange (GHTechX) will take place over four days, April 21 – 24. The Agenda At-A-Glance is below. The full agenda with session details is now available in the GHTechX virtual platform (registration is required to access and attend sessions – register here).

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21

11:00 AM - 5:15 PM (EDT / UTC -4)

THURSDAY, APRIL 22

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM (EDT / UTC -4)

FRIDAY, APRIL 23

6:00 AM - 12:30 PM (EDT / UTC -4)

SATURDAY, APRIL 24

9:00 AM - 2:30 PM (EDT / UTC -4)

2021 GHTechX Agenda At-A-Glance

Download a PDF of the Agenda At-A-Glance

MORE INFORMATION ON THE AGENDA

The final agenda is available on the GHTechX virtual platform. Registered attendees can log in to the virtual platform to:

  • Browse over 130 sessions in the agenda, filter to find sessions that meet your interests, and create a personal schedule with calendar reminders
  • Read speaker bios and see who else is registered for the GHTechX
  • Create your conference profile, set your time zone, and more!

Log in to the virtual platform to join sessions during the GHTechX event days.¬†All sessions will be fully virtual. While we encourage participants to attend sessions live to take advantage of networking and engagement features, all sessions will be recorded and will be available for on-demand viewing after the session’s scheduled time in the agenda.

The GHTechX agenda will include a variety of sessions highlighting innovative topics and cutting-edge content. You can expect to see a mixture of plenary sessions, featured sessions, networking hours, and concurrent technical sessions.

Plenary Sessions include high-level panels discussing:

  • Critical global health topics
  • Global health career paths
  • The future of global health

Featured Sessions are in-depth sessions on topics including:

  • Global health advocacy
  • Monitoring and evaluation
  • The global health journal process
  • Global health fellowships

Networking Hours throughout the GHTechX provide:

  • The opportunity to talk with your fellow attendees at small virtual “tables”

Technical Sessions include live-streamed sessions, shorter lightning sessions with live presenter chats, and pre-recorded sessions. These presentations, panels, or workshops from will address global health issues in one of the following tracks:

  • COVID-19
  • Cross-Cutting Issues
  • Cross-Sectoral Engagement
  • Environmental Health
  • Family Planning and Reproductive Health
  • Global Health Security
  • Health Systems
  • HIV & AIDS
  • Humanitarian Relief
  • Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health
  • Noncommunicable Disease and Injury
  • Nutrition
  • Other Infectious Disease