The European Institute for Innovation Through Health Data (IHD) is a not for profit institute registered in Belgium. It is a membership-based organisation with members from pharma, healthcare providers, academic organisations, and works closely with patient organisations, healthcare payers, the health ICT sector and standards development organisations. i~HD develops methods, solutions and services that can maximise the value obtained from health data, to support innovations in health, health care and knowledge discovery, while ensuring compliance with legal prerequisites, especially regarding patient’s privacy protection.