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ADVANCING INNOVATION IN HEALTH

Entrepreneurship Institute, King's College London

Tuesday, 28 February 2017 from 17:30 to 20:30 (GMT)

ADVANCING INNOVATION IN HEALTH

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Join us to celebrate innovation in health at King's College London.

Organised by the Entrepreneurship Institute and King's health societies, at this evening talk you will learn about the important role innovation and entrepreneurship play in tackling challenges currently faced by the health industry.

Upon arrival you will be given the opportunity to have your say on the biggest challenges in health by voting for the one you feel most passionately about, the top five will be announced later in the evening.

 Speakers:

  • Host: Professor Sir Robert Lechler, Vice-Principal of Health at King's College London
  • Special guest speaker: Sir Bruce Keogh KBE, National Medical Director for National Health Service England
  • 4 x 4: A showcase of four King's health innovators who have just four minutes to share their amazing experiences with you - and get you hooked! 

After the talk there will be a range of exhibitors for you to speak to during the networking reception including: DigitalHealth.London, King's Commercialisation Institute and some of the health innovators on the Entrepreneurship Institute's King's20 accelerator programme.

The event will contribute to your personal learning and you will be emailed a Certificate of Engagement* after the event, which will be signed by Professor Lechler and Julie Devonshire OBE, Director of the Entrepreneurship Institute.

It's a great opportunity to develop yourself as a health professional, differentiate yourself as a leader in the health sector, and open doors for future successes.

Format:

Time

Agenda

17:30

Registration and voting opens

18:00

Evening commences with introduction from Professor Lechler and talk by guest speaker

18:30

4 x 4 Kings Health Innovators showcase, followed by Q&A

19:10

Voting results: Top five challenges in health

19:30 – 20:30

Networking reception: canapés and drinks; Meet the health exhibitors and societies and our inspiration boards.


This event is exclusively for people within the Kings College London community, you will be asked for you King's ID number** upon registration.

*Your Certificate of Engagement will be sent to the email address you have registered with, providing a valid King's ID number is used, and upon completion of a short feedback survey.

**If you are an alumni please use your old k-number and provide us with an active e-mail address for us to send your Certificate of Engagement to. 

We look forward to seeing you there! 

Follow us on Twitter @InnovateKings 

In partnership with King's health societies including:



Health challenge voting powered by:

Do you have questions about ADVANCING INNOVATION IN HEALTH ? Contact Entrepreneurship Institute, King's College London

When & Where


Lecture Theatre 1
New Hunts House
King's College London, Guys Campus
SE1 1UL Great Maze Pond
United Kingdom

Tuesday, 28 February 2017 from 17:30 to 20:30 (GMT)


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Entrepreneurship Institute, King's College London

The Entrepreneurship Institute is King's College London's dedicated entrepreneurship hub.

We offer support opportunities for King’s students, staff and alumni throughout their careers and startup journeys.

We help people think more innovatively and creatively in their chosen career or start and grow their own venture.

Our initiatives are designed to help the King's community meet inspiring and entrepreneurial people; develop entrepreneurial skills; increase entrepreneurial experiences, connect and share their learning. 

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