Monday, 25 March 2013
Welcome by Chair, Mr. Geert Van Maanen, Secretary General, Ministry of Health, Netherlands
Appproval of the Agenda and presentation by Mr. Geert Van Maanen, Chair.
Session 1: Building and using forecasts of health expenditure in OECD countries
Presentation by Mrs. Christine de la Maisonneuve and Mr. Joaquim Oliveira-Martins, OECD Secretariat.
Background document : COM/DELSA/GOV(2013)1
Presentations by: Doctor Rodrigo Moreno-Serra, Imperial College, London; Mr. Dominique Tremblay, Chief Fiscal Policy Division, Economic and Fiscal Policy Branch of Department of Finance, Canada.
Session 2: How do countries budget for health?
Presentation by Ms. Camila Vammalle, OECD Secretariat.
Presentations by: Mr Ivar Sikk, Ministry of Finance, Estonia; Mr Tobias Orischnig, Federal Ministry of Finance, Austria.
Session 3: Budgetary management and short term control of health expenditure spending
Background document: COM/DELSA/GOV(2013)2
Presentations by: Mr. Ankit Kumar & Mrs. Delphine Rouilleault, OECD Secretariat; Ms. Dominique POLTON, Head of Strategy at the Caisse Nationale d’Assurance Maladie des Travailleurs Salariés (CNAMTS), France.
Presentation by Professor Naoki Ikegami, Japan - World Bank Partnership Program Challenges and Opportunities for Achieving Universal Coverage, and Keio University.
Session 4: Policy reforms to drive efficiency in health care spending
Presentation by Mr. Patrick JEURISSEN, Netherlands Ministry of Health, Gils VAN DER VLUGT, Netherlands Ministry of Finance and Stefan THEWISSEN , University Leiden.
Presentation by Ms. Sue Vroombout, Australian Treasury.
Tuesday 26 March 2013
Session 5: Expenditure management tools
Remarks by Mr. Edwin Lau, OECD Secretariat.
Presentation by Ms. Susanne Duus, Danish Agency for Digitisation, Denmark.
Presentation by M. Janos Bertok, OECD Secretariat.
Session 6: Challenges today, and tomorrow: Fiscal consolidation and raising productivity
Presentations by: Mr. Tamas Evetovits, WHO Europe; Ms. Evdoxia Andranopoulou, ministry of Finance, Greece.
Presentations by Ms. Anita Charlesworth, Nuffield Trust : The Funding Outolook for Health; Healthcare Productivity in the UK.
Session 7: Raising revenues for health
Background document COM/DELSA/GOV(2013)3
Presentation by Professor Chris Heady, University of Kent and Fellow at the Institute for Fiscal Studies, United Kingdom.
Presentation by Mrs. Analisa Belloni, OECD Secretariat.
Session 8: Discussion on activities and future directions of the Health-SBO Network
Presentation by Mr. Geert Van Maanen, Chair.