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Scotland’s Healthy Ageing Innovation Cluster Event

30th June 2021 @ 10:00 12:00

Join the fourth Healthy Ageing Innovation Cluster event of 2021, taking place on Wednesday 30 June 2021, 10:00-12:00 on Microsoft Teams. 


1000Welcome to attendees, introductions from Joanne Boyle and HAIC video showcase
1005Prof Brendan McCormack, Queen Margaret University:
“Caring in a post-covid digital world – developing a progressive ecosystem of care”. This presentation will explore human caring in the context of services for older people.  The concepts of care and caring will be explored and the challenges of Covid to these core principles and values will be surfaced.  The opportunities afforded by developments in digital health will be highlighted in the context of an ecosystem of care that maximises the potential of all older people.
1030Layla Robinson, Partnership and Engagement, from the University of Edinburgh: 
“An introduction to the Advanced Care Research Centre (ACRC) – The ACRC is a new multi-disciplinary research programme, combining research across fields including medicine and other care professions, life sciences, engineering, informatics, data and social sciences. The Centre aims to enable data-driven, personalised and affordable care that delivers independence, dignity and a high quality of life for people living in their own homes or in supported care environments.
1055Julia Glenn, Innovation and Design Lead UKRI 
Julia will present a new funding challenge directed at our cluster members.
1130Commercial Industry showcase opportunity
A 15-minute showcase opportunity will allow 3-5 commercial attendees to showcase their company/ product/ service in a 3-minute pre-recorded video.
1145Strategic partner update
David Brown, Business Relationship Manager, Digital Health & Care, Digital Office for Scottish Local Government will be updating on wider Digital Office activity, and a more detailed update on the Digital Telecare Programme.
1200Event close

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Registration closes on Monday 28 June 2021 at 1200.