The South East Health Technologies Alliance (SEHTA) is hosting its annual conference on 15 June 2017, this year themed around 'Collaboration & Partnerships: The only way forward'.

Anyone with an interest in finding out about the collaborations driving forward innovation and the key players within the region should attend. MedCity’s Phil Jackson will be talking about the partnerships across London, and will be joined by speakers from industry, academia and the NHS.

14:30 – 15:00  Registration and Refreshments

15:00 – 15:15  Welcome, Introduction & SEHTA AGM & Overview of 2016Nick Rodgers, Chair, SEHTA & Dr David Parry, CEO, SEHTA

15:15 – 15: 30  Can collaboration and partnering drive health technology innovation? Prof James Barlow, Professor of Technology & Innovation Management – Healthcare, Imperial College Business School

15:30 – 15:45   London Partnerships: MedCityPhil Jackson, Project Director, MedCity

15:45 – 16:00   The Office for Life Sciences as a Partner for HealthTech SMEs Peter Whittington, Senior Policy Adviser, Office for Life Sciences, BEIS & DH

16:00 – 16:15   NHS Partnerships: Kent Sussex Surrey Academic Health Science Network – Tracey Farraday-Drake, Programme Director (Living Well for Longer), KSS AHSN

16:15 – 16:30   SME Partnership Case Study: xim – Laurence Pearce, CEO, xim

16:30 – 17:30  Networking

Register for your place here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/sehta-2017-agm-annual-conference-tickets-33078403395