26th June 2018
Transforming Healthcare – Everybody’s Business
Health Innovation Exchange partner, The Innovation Agency, are hosting an exciting event within the Health and Life Sciences day at the International Business Festival 2018.
They will explore local, national and international trends in healthcare with a particular focus on digital health; showcasing international collaborations and national initiatives that make the UK so attractive to businesses.
They will be joined by a fantastic line-up of speakers including the Metro Mayor of Liverpool City Region, Steve Rotheram and Paul Rice, Head of Technology Strategy, NHS England.
In addition, they will host the 2018 EIT Health UK-Ireland Headstart finals, including public pitches from some of the highest potential healthcare companies in the UK and Ireland. The Headstart Funding Programme awards spin-offs, start-ups and SMEs with innovative ideas that advance healthy living, support active ageing and improve healthcare. In total €500,000 in funding will be awarded to support ten worthy teams in realising their next steps towards market.