ISPOR Conferences

ISPOR Conferences and Events

AP Summit 

Registration is open for the Virtual ISPOR Asia Pacific Summit 2022, the leading health economics and outcomes research (HEOR) event in the region. The summit, presented in Korea Standard Time (KST), will feature content focusing on in-depth research and discussion of the current state of HEOR in the region, and how HEOR can support health systems confronting practical issues associated with healthcare quality, access, and affordability, and finding potential solutions.

Themed “Linking HEOR Research, Evidence, and Patient Needs for Decision Making in Asia Pacific,” the summit will include:

Two thought-provoking plenary sessions:

  • “Value or Volume: Is the APAC Region Transforming Into Value-Based Healthcare?”
  • “Digital Health Innovations: Improving Patient Outcomes and Equity in the Asia Pacific Region”

• Breakout Sessions covering:

  • Real-world data and real-world evidence
  • Value-based healthcare
    Digital transformations in healthcare
    Innovative health financing
    Evolution of health equity and patient engagement
    and more…

Sponsorship opportunities are available.
Contact the ISPOR Sales Team at exhibit@ispor.org.

More at www.ispor.org/AsiaPacific2022
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September 27 | 11:00AM – 12:15PM EDT

“New Insights Into ATMP Valuation and Outcomes-Based Pricing Experience”

Join us for the next Signal event to gain insight into the Danish experience with advanced therapy medicinal products valuation approach and the development of an innovative outcomes-based pricing agreement between pharma and payers. Learn about the practicalities of stakeholder involvement and data requirements and overall lessons from the outcomes-based pricing agreement experience from a multistakeholder perspective.


Julia Chamova, MBA, Senior Director, Content Strategies, ISPOR, Lawrenceville, NJ, USA

Guest Speakers:

Dorthe Bartels, Senior Strategic Advisor, New Medicines, Amgros, Copenhagen, Denmark

Pia Krogsgaard Villadsen, Head, Market Access, Novartis Healthcare, Copenhagen, Denmark

Sarah Wadmann, PhD, Senior Researcher, VIVE, The Danish Center for Social Science Research, Copenhagen, Denmark


The Signal series—ISPOR’s signature program—looks beyond today’s linear thinking to explore topics that will shape healthcare decision making over the next decade. Signal episodes are scheduled throughout the year and feature conversations with speakers who are innovative thought leaders and change makers in both healthcare and other sectors of economy, science disciplines, and areas of human inquiry that can impact healthcare.


Learn more and register at www.ispor.org/signal-ATMP
The conversation begins on Twitter  #ISPORSignal




Austria Center Vienna, Vienna, Austria and virtual

Registration is open for ISPOR Europe 2022, the leading European conference for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR)!

Claim your badge and plan to be there for this 3-day conference that will focus on the hottest trends in global healthcare. The conference will feature short courses, plenaries, spotlight sessions, breakouts, forums, sponsored educational symposia, poster presentations, discussion groups, and an exhibit hall. The in-person registration fee includes pre- and post-conference access to content on demand!

In addition, you’ll have dedicated opportunities to network in person and virtually with HEOR expert stakeholders, global thought leaders, and your peers to explore how we establish, incentivize, and share value sustainable for health systems, patients, and technology developers.

Interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at ISPOR Europe 2022? Contact the Sales Team at exhibit@ispor.org.

More at www.ispor.org/Europe2022
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AP Short Courses  

August 16-17 | 10:00AM – 12:00PM EDT

Model Calibration in R

This course will cover the steps and decisions involved in calibrating a mathematical model in R. The course will include an overview of model calibration including the advanced approaches of Latin hypercube sampling, directed search algorithms, Bayesian calibration, and other iterative calibrations. Extensive hands-on exercises will be woven into the course syllabus.

August 31- September 1 | 10:00AM – 12:00PM EDT

Risk-Sharing/Performance-Based Arrangements for Drugs and Other Medical Products

This course will focus on the substantial interest in performance-based risk sharing arrangements, also known as value-based contracts. Issues surrounding theory and practice, including incentives and barriers, will be analyzed along with several examples of performance-based arrangements from Europe, the United States, and Australia. A hypothetical case study will be introduced and discussed in an interactive session.


September 7 | 9:00AM – 1:00PM EDT

Budget Impact Analysis I: A 6-Step Approach

The introductory course reviews both static and dynamic methods to estimate the budget impact of a new healthcare technology following ISPOR Task Force guidance. Presented will be 6 steps related to: target population; time horizon; treatment mix; drug costs; disease-related costs; and presenting budget impact.


September 19-21 | 10:00AM – 12:00PM EDT

Budget Impact Analysis II: Applications and Design Issues

This course covers the concrete application of the 6-step approach for developing budget impact analyses and provides hands-on learning with 2 different budget impact models programmed in Excel. The course will review the basics of budget impact analysis, interpretation of results, simplicity versus accuracy and face validity, and how budget impact analyses are used by payers and other decision makers. Course enrollment includes 1-day of homework support (1 hour) between two live sessions.


September 27-28 | 10:00AM – 12:00PM EDT

Pharmacoeconomic Modeling: Applications

This course will challenge participants to apply key modeling concepts using TreeAge Pro. Hands-on modeling techniques will include decision trees, Markov models, cost-effectiveness analysis, sensitivity analysis, and probabilistic sensitivity analysis. The course does not assume any prior knowledge of TreeAge, only knowledge of basic modeling concepts.


View all ISPOR Short Courses here.



August 9 | 12:00PM – 1:00PM EDT

Stakeholder Engagement in Value Assessment

This webinar will offer a clear understanding of how to improve stakeholders’ participation and coordination in the assessment processes. Attendees will identify opportunities to strengthen patient involvement in value assessments in Latin America.

Sponsored by FIFARMA


September 7 | 10:00AM – 11:00AM EDT

Differentiating Between Patient Preferences, Patient Reported Outcomes and Patient Engagement

The webinar will define patient preferences, patient-reported outcomes and patient engagement by describing the core defining features and outlining the complementary roles that they may have in understanding what matters to patients.


September 8 | 10:00AM – 11:00AM EDT

An Introduction to Network Meta-Analysis: A Webinar by the ISPOR Statistical Methods in HEOR Special Interest Group

This webinar will focus on the terms associated with network meta-analyses (NMA), how and why different comparisons are used, and the concepts, assumptions, and limitations associated with NMA.


September 22 | 10:00AM – 11:00AM EDT

Network Meta-Analysis — Special Topics: A Webinar by the ISPOR Statistical Methods in HEOR Special Interest Group

This advanced webinar will build on lessons learned in the introductory session and will highlight when NMA is useful for decision making, including special topics such as model approaches and Bayesian analysis.


September 30 | 9:00AM – 10:00AM EDT

Fit for Local Context? Establishing or Improving Deliberative Processes for HTA

This webinar, led by HTAi-ISPOR task force co-chairs, will focus on why a joint task force was formed to develop guidance. They will present the minimum set of considerations on the use of deliberative processes in HTA (checklist) and the approach used.

View upcoming and recent webinars here.



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Interested in becoming an integral part of ISPOR’s new online business community? For more information on joining the HEOR Solutions Center, contact exhibit@ispor.org

Details here: HEOR Solutions Center

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