Past events

June 2017

30

R&D Tax Relief for Innovative Businesses

Innovation Birmingham Limited, Faraday Wharf, Innovation Birmingham Campus, Holt Street, Birmingham Science Park, Aston, Birmingham B7 4BB

R&D Tax Solutions are showing business owners how to finance innovative projects using the latest R&D Tax Relief from HMRC. Due to exclusivity of this event, seat numbers are limited.

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R&D tax relief seminar

Birmingham Research Park, Vincent Drive, Birmingham B15 2SQ

90% of UK technology companies are not aware of R&D Tax Relief – and could be missing out on saving 26% of development costs. On 30 June, R&D Tax Solutions are running a seminar at the Birmingham Research Park showing business owners how to finance innovative projects using this relief.

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She Means Business in Birmingham

Innovation Birmingham Limited, Faraday Wharf, Innovation Birmingham Campus, Holt Street, Birmingham Science Park, Aston, Birmingham B7 4BB

Join small business community Enterprise Nation for an afternoon of business advice, inspiration and networking, as part of the She Means Business campaign with Facebook.

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Mental Health Hackthon

Innovation Birmingham Limited, Faraday Wharf, Innovation Birmingham Campus, Holt Street, Birmingham Science Park, Aston, Birmingham B7 4BB

Anyone interested in innovative solutions for mental health prevention, including third sector organisations, service users, entrepreneurs, developers, designers, healthcare professionals and the public, are invited to come along and work together on addressing these health and social care issues by designing and building digital or service solutions.

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MPD Impact and Assessment of the new European In Vitro Diagnostic Regulations

4 Greenfield Crescent, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3BE

Medilink West Midlands, in conjunction with Acclaim Biomedical Consulting, is offering a one day workshop exploring the new European Regulations for In Vitro Diagnostics. For the in-vitro diagnostic sector, these new regulations will bring about major shifts in areas such as classifaction, performance evaluation and clinical evidence.

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Internet of Things in focus

Woburn House, Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9HQ

This is the first in a series of masterclasses focused on Digital Leadership in Healthcare, for NHS clinicians and NHS managers (leading teams and/or innovation), Chief Information Officers, Chief Clinical Information Officers and Chief Technology Officers. This masterclass will look at using Internet of Things to enhance people’s roles in healthcare, directing the technology to benefit patients and looking at the types of solutions currently on the market.

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Connected Local Government 2017: a festival of events focused on a devolved and digitally enabled future

The Bond Company,180-182 Fazeley Street, Digbeth, Birmingham B5 5SE

Boilerhouse Media, the event organisers, are collaborating with a range of organisations including the WMAHSN, Local CIO Council, the Society of Chief Librarians, the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management, the Royal Town Planning Institute, LARIA, ADASS Informatics Network, GoodThings Foundation, Women in IT, Socitm and Improvement and Efficiency West Midlands.

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Health+Care 2017

ExCeL London, Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London E16 1XL

Health+Care focuses on the delivery of cultural, service, system and digital transformation that's essential to securing the future of health and social care systems. The event is a rare opportunity for colleagues from across the NHS, local government, care homes and the voluntary sector to come together on an equal footing to network, collaborate and share learning.

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The New Parliament: Politics, Policy, Business and Brexit – what next for MedTech?

Simmons & Simmons, 1 Ropemaker Street, London EC2Y 9SS

This half day event gives Association of British Healthcare Industries (ABHI) members the opportunity to take stock of the implications for our sector. ABHI’s Director of Healthcare Policy - Richard Phillips - hosts a panel of experts who will explore where the election result leaves us.

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GP shoulder and elbow joint injection and examination workshop

Rotary House, Corbett Avenue, Droitwich Spa WR9 7BD

This workshop is suitable for GPs who currently have no joint injections experience and are looking to perform in their practice, or to find out more about the subject, as well as being suitable for those who currently inject and are seeking to refresh their injection technique.

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Meet the NIA

Manchester Innovation Centre, Dalton Room, 46-48 Grafton Street, Manchester M13 9XX

Find out all you need to know about the NHS Innovation Accelerator (NIA) by coming along to one of the ‘Meet the NIA’ information events.

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27

Planning marketing and finance to support business innovation

Telford Business Solutions Centre, Innovation Campus, Shifnal Road, Priorslee, Telford TF2 9NN

This workshop focuses on the importance of matching your marketing strategy with opportunities in order to maximise chances of success – a method of ‘connecting’ what your business can do to successfully win new business. This workshop will also present the latest research into opportunities for business finance including traditional forms and innovation in funding.

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Venturefest West Midlands 2017

National Exhibition Centre, Pendigo Way, Marston Green, Birmingham, West Midlands B40 1NT

Venturefest West Midlands will provide entrepreneurs, investors and innovators to meet, engage and exchange ideas for co-operation and collaboration, particularly in the fields of science and emerging technologies. With around 700 delegates expected to attend this one day event, attendees will be able to engage directly with high growth entrepreneurs and service providers offering products, services, advice and support.

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Using diagnostics to enable new models of urgent and emergency care

Warwick Racecourse, Hampton Street, Warwick CV34 6HN

On Tuesday 27 June, West Midlands and Oxford AHSNs are bringing together NHS urgent and emergency care directors and specialists, commissioners, medical and nursing directors, STP leads, transformation and improvement leads, out of hours care providers, general practice, ambulance trusts and AHSNs to examine NHS England's priorities for transforming services.

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Can patient reported outcome measures (PROMs) be both an indicator of care quality and a tool to manage individual patients?

Rooms G04/G05, Public Health Building, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT

The value of patient reported outcome measures (PROMs) as a vehicle to improve patient care is the focus of a lecture to be delivered by Joanne Greenhalgh, Associate Professor in the School of Sociology and Social Policy at the University of Leeds.

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Women In Business Expo 2017 - includes Business Fashion Catwalk

Birmingham City Council House, Banqueting Suite, Victoria Square, Birmingham B1 1BB

The Expo brings together women from all industries, professional and corporate backgrounds, providing a platform to showcase successful women's businesses. The event includes a 'business fashion show' with a runway showcasing many talented, successful business owners.

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New care models: key successes and reflections on implementation online live event

Webinar

The new care models programme is focused on the successful delivery of new care models across health and social care services and ensuring the learning from the new care model vanguards is utilised in the development of Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships (STPs). This live online event will explore some of the achievements from the vanguards and the priorities for the future as STPs develop.

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22

Embedding Innovation in the NHS: Patient, Practice and System Perspectives

Woburn House, 20-24 Tavistock Square, Kings Cross, London WC1H 9HU

This half-day workshop will bring together a diverse audience for lively debate and discussion about current practice in the UK’s healthcare innovation landscape. The workshop is a response to one of UCL’s current policy ‘grand challenges’ - understanding how innovation can be successfully embedded in the NHS, and what learning can be applied from other sectors.

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22

GP hip pain workshop

Lion Health, Lowndes Road, Stourbridge DY8 3SS

The evening, tailored for local GPs, physiotherapists and other healthcare professionals, will consist of a key lectures and informal question and answer session with Mr Ronan Treacy, Consultant Orthopaedic Hip Surgeon from the Midland Orthopaedic Practice.

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Business Intelligence and Analytics in the NHS

Trent Vineyard, Easter Park, Lenton Lane, Nottingham NG7 2PX

This event showcases the best in NHS business intelligence and analytics. An ideal opportunity to hear about the latest developments nationally and locally, delegates will also be able to take part in workshops and a skills session.

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21

Clinical inertia

Macdonald Ansty Hall, Coventry CV7 9HZ

Part of the Diabetes up close and personalised education programme 2016 - 2017, this meeting looks at the barriers to implementing high standards of diabetes process and outcomes, led by Dr Vinod Patel.

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21

Show me the money!

KPMG, Snow Hill Queensway, Birmingham B4 6GH

Are you considering raising money but don’t know where to start? Wondering about the difference between a crowdfund and an angel? And how much equity should you offer to get the funds you need? Head to the KPMG offices in Birmingham for this event and meet funders.

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21

Patient-Centred Solutions

iCentrum, Innovation Birmingham Campus, Faraday Wharf, Holt Street, Aston, Birmingham B7 4BB

You are invited by the Research and Innovation Team at Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (BCHC) to a showcase morning of the latest patient enabling digital technologies in healthcare. The ultimate aim of this event is to raise awareness of the art of the possible in the digital health sector, amongst the senior management of BCHC.

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Digital Cities: Birmingham 2017

Various across Birmingham

Digital Cities Birmingham returns in 2017 with a new series of inspiring events across the city - many of them free - including practical hands-on workshops, masterclasses and conference-style events. The week is a fantastic opportunity to bring together everyone working in digitally creative industries in the city, to promote cross-sector collaboration, forge new partnerships and develop skills.

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15

National Bridging the Gaps Symposium

Warwick Arts Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7EQ

As part of the cross-council initiative in antimicrobial resistance (AMR), the EPSRC launched 'Bridging the Gaps', a programme of funding awarded to 11 UK universities to develop institutional networks focused on multidisciplinary solutions to tackle AMR. On 15 June, Warwick is hosting a joint symposium of the 11 UK universities that were awarded ‘Bridging the Gaps’ funding.

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15

Webinar: Implementation of the MDR

Webinar

The next instalment in the ABHI's series of webinars will discuss the important topic of Medical Devices Regulation (MDR) implementation plans.

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15

Shoulder and elbow joint injection and examination workshop for GPs and physiotherapists

Heath Lodge Clinic, 1357 Warwick Road, Knowle, Solihull B93 9LW

This workshop is suitable for GPs and physiotherapists who currently have no joint injections experience and are looking to perform in their practice, or to find out more about the subject, as well as being suitable for those who currently inject and are seeking to refresh their injection technique.

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15

Intellectual Property for Innovation

The Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC), Ansty Park, Coventry CV7 9JU

The Enterprise Europe Network invites you to a half day seminar to understand Intellectual Property (IP) and learn how ideas and innovation can be protected and commercialised more effectively.

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13

Learning to sustain successful change from evidence-based quality improvement programmes relating to delivery of care for long term conditions

thestudio, 7 Cannon Street, Birmingham B2 5EP

This free event will support nurse leads in primary and community care across the West Midlands to learn from others how to make successful change happen in respect of improved care of long term conditions (LTCs), encourage evidence-based evaluation of innovative delivery of LTC care and introduce achievers to WMAHSN's Meridian health innovation exchange.

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Creating strategy and leadership for business innovation

Telford Business Solutions Centre, Innovation Campus, Shifnal Road, Priorslee, Telford TF2 9NN

This workshop is designed to help you build strategic leadership capacity and maximise the cultural and structural effectiveness of your organisation for innovation.

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ITM ‘Ask the Expert’ Education Seminar Series 2017 - "What is the future of health informatics in Birmingham?"

Lecture Theatre, Ground Floor, Institute of Translational Medicine, Heritage Building (Queen Elizabeth Hospital), Mindelsohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TH

“What is the future of health informatics in Birmingham" will take place on 13 June at 4pm in the ITM Lecture Theatre. This will be presented by University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust's Hilary Fanning and George Gkoutos

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8

The Namaste Care Intervention UK research project practitioner consultation event

Room CHG011, Charles Hastings Building, Castle Street, City Campus, University of Worcester, Worcester WR1 3AS

This is an opportunity to for you to hear about the progress of the University of Worcester's research project and give your advice and feedback on plans for the Namaste Care Intervention. This intervention will be what is ‘prescribed’ to the care homes who take part as case studies in the project and the University will then look at the impact it has on the residents, staff and care homes who take part.

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Digital healthcare innovation series: Apps

Chandos House, 2 Queen Anne Street, London W1G 9LQ

The event will see speakers share their experience under the broad banner of medical/healthcare innovation with an overarching highly relevant and topical digital theme, specifically the central importance of data.

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Quality of life and symptom assessment in healthcare: making patient centred care a reality?

Leonard Deacon Lecture Theatre, Medical School Building, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT

In this lecture, Professor Melanie Calvert, Professor of Outcomes Methodology, Director Centre for Patient Reported Outcomes Research at the Institute of Applied Health Research, will draw on her personal experiences and emerging UK and international evidence to explore the challenges and benefits of quality of life assessment in healthcare, as she considers how this information can help make patient centred care a reality.

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NIHR Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research Centre showcase

Institute of Translational Medicine, Heritage Building (Queen Elizabeth Hospital), Mindelsohn Way, Birmingham B15 2TH

This event will feature talks from those involved with the centre from both the University of Birmingham and University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, as well as the Ministry of Defence. It is an opportunity to find out about much of the ground-breaking research being carried out by the team and hear about what these researchers have in store for the future of their studies.

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ABHI Malcolm Carlisle Memorial Lecture

CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP, Cannon Place, 78 Cannon Street, London EC4N 6AF

The speaker for the ABHI's fourth Malcolm Carlisle Memorial Lecture will be Professor Christopher Hodges, Professor of Justice Systems at Oxford University and Fellow of Wolfson College, who has profoundly influenced government thinking on regulation and enforcement.

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