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GM Connected Health Ecosystem: Digital Transformation & Ageing in Greater Manchetser

26th July 2021 @ 10:00 12:00

The next Connected Health Ecosystem of 2021 will be held virtually on Monday 26 July, 10.00-12.00.
The Ecosystem event will feature presentations from the projects, and will offer a networking-style session to answer questions and facilitate connections between potential research partners.
Don’t miss ECHAlliance Director of Ecosystems, Andy Bleaden who will discuss ‘connecting the dots’ across our network of 70 ecosystems. 


10.00 – 10.10 Introduction (Ben Bridgewater, Health Innovation Manchester)

10.10 – 10.15 ECHAlliance – Connecting the dots across the rest of the 70 Ecosystems (Andy Bleaden, Director Ecosystems and Membership, ECHAlliance)

10.15 – 10.35 Deploying Digital Interventions in Care Homes – Response to Covid-19 (Jay Hamilton, Associate Director of Health & Implementation/Patient Safety Collaborative Lead)

10.35 – 10. 55 Support for companies in digital health and aging – R&I accelerator, SME voucher scheme and UKRI £12m healthy-ageing challenge (Daniel Zamora, Commercial Programme Manager, Health Innovation Manchester)

10.55 – 11.15 ARC (Speaker TBA)

11.15 – 11.25 GMCA (Speaker TBA)

11.25 – 11.35 How the digital healthcare revolution leaves the most vulnerable behind (Dr Omer Ali, Lecturer in Public Health, University of Manchester)

11.35 – 11.45 Falls prevention in a digital age: addressing the digital divide (Prof. Chris Todd, Deputy Director Healthy Ageing Theme NIHR Applied Research Collaboration Greater Manchester)

11.45 – 12.00 Networking and Q&A Session

12.00 Close

Registration for the Connected Health Ecosystem is now open – tickets are limited, so we recommend securing your place now. 

The Ecosystem, which is coordinated by Digital Futures, plays an important role in bringing together key organisations and personnel in this area, creating a platform for sharing new and important policy developments, research, funding opportunities and innovations.

We are a member of the European Connected Health Alliance (ECHAlliance), a network of permanent multi-stakeholder Ecosystems across Europe, North America & China.

To find out about future Connected Health Ecosystem events and to discover more about Digital Futures, sign-up to our mailing list here: https://manchester.us13.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=ad639f09ca77836def20e7f13&id=f04db72adc

The Ecosystem is delivered in partnership with the ECHAlliance and Health Innovation Manchester.

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