Upcoming events

January 2018

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Medilink West Midlands Medical and Healthcare Business Awards 2017

Birmingham Conferences and Events Centre, Hill Street, Birmingham, B5 4EW

This is the biggest event within the Medilink West Midland's calendar and showcases the best within the regional life sciences sector. WMAHSN is sponsoring the Partnership with the NHS Award. Shortlisted applications will be announced before Christmas, with the winners announced at the event.

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25

Crossing the bridge – to get widescale adoption of technology enabled care services in health and social care settings

thestudio, 7 Cannon Street, Birmingham B2 5EP

The main speakers will describe their 'product' or 'service' as to what makes it desirable, feasible and sustainable. They will share how they have overcome barriers to take up/usage, covering success stories and solutions and bring along a commissioner, academic or clinical specialist to provide evidence of application/impact/insights/likely sustainability.

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29

Experiencing a Compassion Circle in Birmingham

Woodbrooke, 1046 Bristol Road, Birmingham B29 6LJ

These sessions, funded by the West Midlands Patient Safety Collaborative, are open to all who work in health and social care. You will be able to hear about the theory behind Compassion Circles, experience the practice and to think about opportunities to introduce Circles into team and organisational systems.

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30

Government ICT

QEII Centre, Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P 3EE

Now in its 14th year, this conference continues to showcase the most significant digital transformation programmes and policy updates from across central and local government; exploring how disruptive IT projects, new technologies and digital innovation can help realise the Transformation 2020 Strategy. Attendance is free for public sector employees.

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30

Innovation funding for ambitious businesses in the Midlands Engine

Manufacturing Technology Centre, Ansty Park, Coventry CV7 9JU

Innovation is key to business success. The UK government has recognised this for many years and has been increasing the support to businesses wanting to innovate and grow. Accessing this support, however, can still be confusing and complex. That’s why the UK’s innovation agency, Innovate UK, and the British Business Bank have come together to help you. At this morning session starting at 9.30am, you’ll learn about the support available to help your business grow.

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31

NHS England Innovation and Technology Tariff: benefits of adoption - Non-injectable arterial connector and PneuX

Postgraduate Education Centre, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Mindelsohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TH

Learn how NHS England’s Innovation and Technology Tariff (ITT) is helping trusts to implement pneumonia prevention systems which are designed to stop ventilator-associated pneumonia and arterial connecting systems to reduce bacterial contamination and the accidental administration of medication, at this WMAHSN interactive workshop. This event is for NHS employees only.

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31

New Care Models: what we can learn and the journey to accountable care

Crowne Plaza, Central Square, Holliday Street, Birmingham B1 1HH

NHS Providers, NHS Clinical Commissioners, the Local Government Association and NHS Confederation are delivering a joint programme to spread the learning from the new care models across the health and care sector. As part of this, you are invited to an event which will offer insight into the outcomes and lessons from the vanguards.

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Digital transformation - how digital innovation can enable you to meet the challenge

Harwell Campus, Atlas Centre, Fermi Avenue, Harwell, Didcot, Oxfordshire OX11 0QS

Arden & GEM Commissioning Support Unit, in partnership with the Satellite Applications Catapult, is hosting a digital innovation event to support Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships (STPs) take advantage of collaboration to meet their healthcare challenges. This event has been designed for STP executive teams faced with the need to reimagine healthcare in order to deliver on their sustainability and transformation plans.

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