Conference “Network firms in the XXI century” by Dr. Joan Torrent, director of business studies at the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya and coordinator of the business network of the Mediterranean European Region in Vila-Real, 25/09/2014. [+info]
The objective was to identify doctors’ utilization of ICT; to develop and characterise a typology of doctors’ utilization of ICT and to identify factors that can enhance or inhibit the use of these technologies within medical practice.
An article from i2TIC researchers Pilar Ficapal, Joan Torrent and Pilar Curós: ‘IT, human resources management systems and firm performance: An empirical analysis from Spain’ recived an award certificate for the Best paper on ICTs and Business from ICSIT 2010. The conference took place in Orlando (Florida) begining of April 2010.
I just want to share my presentation “Healthcare system 2.0: from industrial healthcare to network healthcare”. It could be also entitled “From information to interaction, from citizen to networked citizen, from physicians to networked physicianas… Healthcare in transition to Network Society”. I have to congratulate Kroniker, Sanidad 2.0 and Healthcare Department of Euskadi, specially Dr. […]
On Wednesday 10th June 2009, I’m giving a conference at the Centre d’Estudis Jurídics i Formació Especialitzada, Justice Department of the Government of Catalonia (Spain). It is framed in the Web Sessions series to debate about the changes and impacts of the Information Society. My conference is called Darwin a la societat de la informació: […]
From May to September, I’m a visiting researcher at Science and Technology Studies Unit (SATSU).
SATSU, in the Department of Sociology, “is a specialist unit dedicated to rigorous analysis of the social dynamics informing contemporary and prospective science and technology. It has an established international reputation as a centre of excellence in three areas: the sociology […]
Last May 14th 2009 I imparted a seminar entitled Measuring digital development for policy-making: Models, stages, characteristics and causes. The role of the government in the framework of the Internet, Law and Political science research seminar series that take place at the School of Law and Political Science, Open University of Catalonia (Barcelona, Spain)
Though I […]