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Medical Devices and Data: Future-proofing Health & Care


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Medical devices are indispensable for health care delivery, but that their selection, regulation and use present enormous challenges. This event will discuss the achievements that have been made in the field and explore the challenges that still lie ahead.

Date and Time

22 November 2018 - 17:00-22:00


Cambridge, United Kingdom - icon_popup  (See map)


Contact Nury Moreira at healthcare@theiet.org for more information.

About this event

The IET Think BIG Series event entitled, “Medical Devices + Data: Future-proofing health & care”, organised with the support of the Eastern Academic Health Science Network and Medcity, will take place in Cambridge on the 22 November 2018.

The event will bring together leading scientists, engineers, opinion formers, politicians, thought leaders and the media to discuss the opportunities and challenges that big data and Medical devices present. Medical devices are indispensable for health care delivery, but that their selection, regulation and use present enormous ethical and practical challenges. We hope to learn, discuss and understand the achievements that have been made in the field and to explore the challenges that still lie ahead.

Hear from leading figures on the latest tech solutions, visionary speakers from industry and academia, as well as tech entrepreneurs and much more. Engage in thought-provoking debate, case studies, keynotes and workshop discussions that will equip you with the right skills and knowledge to understand the current landscape.



17:00 - Arrival, registration, networking
18:15 - Welcome from IET Healthcare Chair – Peter Banister

Presentations include:

Philippa Shelton


Philippa Shelton, Director of Data, Communications Manager, Understanding Patient Data

Title: The challenge of public confidence in data us

Amir Butt


Aamir Butt, CEO at Lancor Scientific

Title: “Frictionless Healthcare”

Christian Moroy


Christian Moroy, Co-founder & CTO at Edge Health

Title: “Using AI to improve theatre scheduling - A case study”


and many more....

Panel discussion
Focused workshop discussions

These sessions will focus on specific individual challenges based on the core themes of interest presented by the speakers and will be led by a specialist facilitator who will record discussion outputs for wider dissemination after the event.

20:45 - 22:00 - Close and networking


Reasons to attend

  • Hear from expert panellists and keynote speakers about the latest innovations, and get the lay of the land to guide your next steps
  • Learn what’s working (or not) through hands-on case studies, and develop an actionable strategy grounded in real-life experience
  • Ask questions and develop solutions in our breakout sessions, which are 100% focused on healthcare’s unique analytics challenges
  • Network with peers, thought leaders and research technologists, and get the knowledge you need to drive your organisation’s success





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