Save the date: Thursday 15th June from 10:00 – 13:30 at the Greenwood Theatre, King’s College London, 55 Weston St, SE1 3RA
Join us during London Tech Week to access expert insight into healthcare demands and guidance on how to access funding to support demand-led innovation.
MedCity, DigitalHealth.London, Tech London Advocates HealthTech group and Asthma UK will host speakers and opinion leaders from across industry, the investment community and medical research charities for a series of presentations and interactive discussions, examining how to understand areas of unmet clinical and patient need and then how to fund and scale-up your technology development.
10:00 – 10:30: Arrival, Registration and Coffee
10:30 – 10:35: Welcome by hosts
10:35 – 11:30: Understanding demand and unmet need - presentations and discussion
Kay Boycott, CEO, Asthma UK
Dr Ameet Bakhai, Consultant Cardiologist
Dr Anne Bruinvels, NHS Innovation Accelerator Fellow, CEO, Px Healthcare
Dr Nadine Hachach-Haram, NHS Clinical Entrepreneur Fellow
Moderation: Sarah Haywood, CEO, MedCity
11:30 – 11:45: Networking break
11:45 – 13:00: You know what is needed, now how to get it funded – expert panels, signposting to what’s available and interactive Q&A
Terry O'Neill, Head of Health, Knowledge Transfer Network
Aisling Burnand, CEO, Association of Medical Research Charities
Daniel Oliver Uriel, CEO, Capital Cell
Inga Deakin, Healthcare Principal, Touchstone Innovations
Nooman Haque, Director of Healthcare & Life Sciences, Silicon Valley Bank
Jorge Armanet, CEO, HealthUnlocked
Eze Vidra, Chief Innovation Officer, Antidote
Moderation: Claire Dorrian, Senior Manager, Primary Markets, LSEG
13.00 – 13:15: Closing keynote and networking
Rajesh Agrawal, Deputy Mayor Business, Greater London Authority
Register for a place at this event and we will confirm your attendance closer to the event date. Please contact Yaesel Lee, Business Administrator at MedCity, at firstname.lastname@example.org for any queries.