Healthcare Events Calendar

Please click on any of the events listed below for further information on dates, times and registration.

GS1 and Partner hosted events

webinar gs1 and rfid discoveryWe are delighted to announce this new 3 part webinar series in association with our Solution Partners RFiD Discovery.

In this series we bring together experts from both GS1 and RFiD Discovery to share practical insights and to demonstrate how RFID technology can be combined with GS1 standards to deliver significant cost savings and efficiency gains.

Join the webinars to take advantage of some invaluable first-hand advice and detailed case studies to ensure your own implementation of GS1 asset labels delivers maximum benefits.

Each webinar is an independent session and you may choose to attend one, two or all three webinars as relevant to your area of expertise. The webinars will be recorded. If you are unable to attend the live session you will receive a link to the recording via email, to watch at a later time convenient to you.

In this series we will look at:

  • How RFID technology works
  • Areas and processes within the hospital best suited to the deployment of RFID. We'll introduce some case studies during this session.
  • Hints, tips and recommendations for the deployment of RFID

Live: Thursday  3rd May  10.30 - 11.00

2. Benefits of RFID & GS1 labelling for Asset Management

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Live: Tuesday 22nd May 10.30 - 11.00

3. GS1 labelling & RFID tracking – implementation and challenges

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Recorded: Tuesday 17th April 10.30 - 11.00

1. Introduction to GS1 labelling with RFID

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This webinar series is co-hosted by GS1 Ireland and our Solution Partner RFiD Discovery.

webinar gs1 and rfid discovery

Join this on-demand webinar to learn about the use of RFID in Healthcare to support patient safety, efficiency and cost savings. During this 30 minute presentation we explore the key areas currently benefiting from RFID including the tracking and management of assets, equipment, devices, medicines, supplies, precious samples and patients. 

webinar gs1 and visionidThis webinar was co-hosted by VisionID and GS1 Ireland in April 2018.

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Further information: Please contact Siobhain Duggan if you have any questions about the use of GS1 standards within healthcare applications.

Preparing for UDI medical device identification and regulatory compliance. 


GS1 Webinar: An Introduction to UDI (Unique Device Identification) and preparing for regulatory compliance with global UDI requirements such as the U.S. FDA Final Rule on UDI. 

Register to access the UDI webinar recording now.

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Event Webinar: Introduction to UDI
Date Please click the Register button for instant access.
Location Online - via the GoToWebinar platform
Moderator Alan Gormley, Head of Industry Engagement, GS1 Ireland
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Preparing for GS1 standards implementation and compliance


GS1 Webinar: An introduction to GS1 standards compliance and implementation in the healthcare sector. Register to reserve your place today.


*There are no live webinars currently scheduled however you are invited to register to listen to a previously recorded session.

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Following on from the successful healthcare breakfast briefing we have had many requests for further information on next steps and how to get started.  The ‘Getting Started’ webinar series takes suppliers through what they should be thinking about in order to prepare for compliance with GS1 standards.

Event Webinar: Get Started with GS1 in Healthcare
Date On demand.
Location Online - via the GoToWebinar platform
Moderator Siobhain Duggan, Director of Innovation & Healthcare, GS1 Ireland
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Don't want to wait until the next live session? 

Why not listen back to a recorded session! Click here to listen back on demand now.


The Healthcare Provider Advisory Council (HPAC) Webinar Series.

Find out how GS1 can enable patient safety and improve efficiency in the hospital setting by hearing directly from healthcare providers through case study presentations. These complimentary webinars take place the second Thursday of each month and are open to any stakeholder interested in learning about GS1 standards implementation in the care giving environment.

Next date: 

Thursday 15th March 2018

UK/IE GMT: 1:30-2:30pm

(Usually second Thursday of each month.)

Topic & Speaker


Speaker: Mrs. Joanna Nowak, Head of Medical Procurement Unit, Gdansk Hospital, Poland

Title: Evolutionary implementation of GS1 standards in the area of medical devices in the University Clinical Center in Gdansk

Learning objectives:

During this webinar Mrs. Joanna Nowak, will explain:

  1. How did we start our adventure with barcodes?
  2. How do we encourage our suppliers to join us in this area?
  3. What kind of difficulties do we have and how do we try to overcome these?
  4. How do we try to make our hospital processes more simple and faster?
  5. What is the future ahead of us?
Invited attendees

The webinar audience is all stakeholders who wish to learn more about the challenges of a hospital and its staff on a permanent journey for patient safety and for improvement of processes both in support and logistic as well as in clinical processes.

View details and reserve your place here.

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