SEHTA AGM and Annual Conference
Thursday, 20 June 2013 from 10:00 to 14:30 (BST)
Leatherhead, United Kingdom
Show me the Money….Is there any?
The programme will have speakers from NHS, TSB, EU, Regional Growth Fund and Venture Capital.
Don’t miss this great opportunity to find some cash and meet some contacts. There is no charge for this event.
10.00 Registration and coffee
10.30 Welcome and introduction Prof. Bill Dawson, Chairman, SEHTA
10.40 Annual review, Dr David Parry, CEO SEHTA
10.50 The Kent Surrey and Sussex AHSN – a vehicle for good? Guy Boersma, Interim Managing Director, Kent Surrey and Sussex AHSN
11.10 Opportunities through the TSB Mike Sullivan, Lead Technologist Regenerative Medicine, Technology Strategy Board
11.30 EU funding opportunities, Richard Hall, Manager Enterprise Europe Network Southampton
11.50 Are VCs still interested? Christoph Ruedig, Investment Manager (Healthcare), Albion Ventures
12.10 Funding opportunities through the Regional Growth Fund Mandy Bearne, Director of Marketing and Research, Locate in Kent
12.45 SEHTA AGM
13.00 Lunch and networking
14.30 Meeting ends
When & Where
South East Health Technologies Alliance (SEHTA)
SEHTA is one of the largest health technology membership networks in Europe and currently has over 1000 members from 20 different countries. SEHTA has a six-year history of developing in-depth knowledge and understanding of the health & social care and health technologies sectors and of engagement with organisations within them, including; academics, public and private health and social care providers, 3rd sector, funding bodies, governmental and strategic organisations, and commercial industry, both large companies and SMEs. In total, SEHTA has over 6,000 direct contacts plus databases of over 16,000 organisations and companies in the sector and its supply chain, including: pharma, biotech, diagnostics, medical devices, Telecare/Telehealth and associated industries e.g. telecoms, security, electronics, IT, systems integrators, product and process designers etc