Professor Nick Titov
Co-Director eCentreClinic and Director of Mindspot
Keynote Title: Challenges and Opportunities in Digital Mental Health
Nick Titov is a professor of Psychology at Macquarie University, the director of MindSpot co-director of the eCentreClinic. He is a prolific author within the field of digital health, and is also an advisor to the Australian Government in regards to the provision of digital mental health services.
Dr. Eirini Karyotaki
Postdoctoral Researcher & Lecturer, VU Amsterdam.
Keynote Title: Scaling-up unguided Internet-based Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (iCBT) for adult depression: research evidence and challenges
Eirini Karyotaki is currently working as a postdoc researcher at the department of Clinical Psychology, VU Amsterdam. She has been involved in several international projects, such as the E-Compared project (2014 – present) and in the development of treatment guidelines, such as the World Health Organization (WHO) mental health gap program- IG Version 2 (2016). Along with research, Eirini Karyotaki is a lecturer in courses on depression and systematic reviews in the research masters in Clinical and Developmental Psychopathology, VU.
Prof Dr. Rosa Maria Baños
Professor of Psychopathology, University of Valencia.
Keynote Title: The short history and long future of technologies and mental health
Dr. Baños is Full Professor of Psychopathology at University of Valencia and the leader of the Spanish excellence network PROMOSAM (Research on psychological processes, mechanisms, and treatments for the promotion of mental health). Dr. Baños has participated in several European and Spanish research projects her research activity has focused on the study of psychopathology and the treatment of various psychological disorders. Recently, Dr. Baños has been working on ICT applications in Clinical Psychology for the understanding and treatment of mental disorders and the promotion of wellbeing.
Dr. David Daniel Ebert
Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany, Behavioral Health Promotion & Technology Lab
Keynote Title: E-Mental Health: Challenges and Opportunities
Dr. David Daniel Ebert´s is head of the E-Mental Health unit and the PROTECT Behavioral Health Promotion & Technology Lab at the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg Germany. His work focuses on the development and evaluation of internet and mobile-based behavioral health technology interventions for the prevention and treatment of mental health disorders. He has received a number of awards including the Comenius Award of the European Federation of Psychologists Association 2017 & the Early Career Awards of the International Society for Research of Internet Interventions and the German Association for Clinical Psychology. He has already published >100 scientific peer reviewed articles and acquired >5.000.000€ of third party funding for E-Mental Health projects. He is also interested in the implementation of evidence-based digital health interventions in routine care, and has founded the GET.ON Institute (www.geton-institut.de) to facilitate and explore this.