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Highlands and Islands Enterprise

An Lòchran

10 Inverness Campus

Inverness

IV2 5NA

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NHS Scotland in partnership with Highland and Island Enterprise and Scottish Government's aim of this £400,000 SBRI competition is to identify and fund innovative technology that enables personalised care, better education and remote monitoring for people living with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).

The competition is particularly looking for solutions that

  • Improve patient experience and outcomes for people living in Scotland with an IBD diagnosis

  • can be applied to other medical conditions

We are looking for innovative digital solutions that include, but are not limited to, the following areas:

• enabling citizens to better manage their IBD through better lifestyle and prevention or early intervention approaches, combined with enhanced medication and treatment compliance
• empowering individuals, promoting independence and helping people to be more involved in decisions about their care

To assist companies wanting to apply to take part in this challenge an information event is being held in Inverness at An Lòchran on the afternoon of the 4th April where companies can hear directly from gastroenterology clinicians and patient representatives to discuss and understand their requirements.

Having attended this event companies will have had an opportunity to:

  • hear about the scope of the challenge in more detail from consultants and patients

  • network and develop cross sector partnerships for the challenge

  • meet with representatives from Innovate UK, Highland and Island Enterprise and NHS Scotland for 1;1 discussion about the competition


12.30 Working Lunch & opportunity to network /view stalls

13.20 Welcome

13.30 The Open Innovation Programme

13.45 The Patient Viewpoint

14.00 The Clinical Challenge

14.15 How to apply for a SBRI competition

14.30 Q&As for all presenters

14.40 Introduction to the KTN match making surgery

14.45 Closing remarks

14.50 Networking until 16.30


Please note tickets are limited to two per organisation.

Ahead of the event please read the competition brief and competition guidance.

A recording of the event and written FAQs will be available online after the event.











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