The acceleration of MedTech and digital health innovations in Manchester


This session will highlight how Manchester has accelerated its integrated digital health care record for 2.8 million patients in response to COVID-19 and the opportunities for digital health / MedTech innovations, the role of Health Innovation Manchester in terms of helping international investors get into the UK market, and introduce the new Christabel Pankhurst institute for health technology research and innovation.

You will hear from:

  • Niels Peek, Professor of Health Informatics, The University of Manchester (Pankhurst Institute Lead for Digital Health and Care / Turing Fellow, Alan Turing Institute)
  • Ben Bridgewater, Chief Executive Officer, Health Innovation Manchester
  • Kate Leonard, Health Economics & Commissioning at Medtronic UK
Session format
Digital TransformationMedTech