OVERVIEW

CHT2020 is a two-day conference taking place in Sheffield, UK on Wednesday 20 May and Thursday 21 May 2020. The conference dinner will be held on Wednesday 20 May.

There is also an opportunity to have a guided tour of the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) on Friday 22 May 2020. The AMRC is a network of world-leading research and innovation centres working with advanced manufacturing companies around the globe.

Find out more below.

CONFERENCE DAY ONE

WEDNESDAY 20 MAY

07:45 – 08:45  Breakfast Symposium

“Technology for child mental health”

Dr James Woollard  National Clinical Director for Mental Health, NHS England
Dr Jen Martin  Programme Manager, NIHR Mental Health MedTech Co-operative

09:00 – 09:15  Welcome

Professor Paul Dimitri  Director, NIHR Children and Young People MedTech Co-operative

09:15 – 09:45  Keynote 1

“Advancing the future of paediatric healthcare”

Professor Russell Viner  Director, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

09:45 – 10:15  Keynote 2

“A young person’s experience of using child health technology”

Simon Stones  Patient Representative
Benjamin James  Patient Representative

10:15 – 10:45  Keynote 3

“NIHR: Supporting user-centred technology research and development”

Dr Louise Wood CBE  Director of Science, Research and Evidence, Department of Health and Social Care

10:45 – 11:15  Refreshments, Posters, Exhibition, Innovation Hub

11:15 – 12:00  Oral Abstracts 1

12:00 – 13:00  Symposium 1

“Intellectual property and regulations for child health technology development”

Sponsored by HGF

12:00 – 13:00  Symposium 2

“Digital child health 1: Data and app technology”

Professor Neil Sebire  Professor of Pathology and Director of the Digital Research, Informatics and Virtual Environment (DRIVE) Unit, Great Ormond Street Hospital
Liz Ashall-Payne  CEO & Co-Founder, ORCHA

13:00 – 14:00  Lunch, Posters, Exhibition, Innovation Hub

14:00 – 14:30  Keynote 4

“Innovation to transform the NHS”

Professor Tony Young  Consultant Urological Surgeon and National Clinical Lead for Innovation, NHS England

14:30 – 15:10  Oral Abstracts 2

15:10 – 15:40  Refreshments, Posters, Exhibition, Innovation Hub

15:40 – 16:40  Symposium 3

“Design for child health technology”

Jim Dawton  Director, Impeller Ventures

15:40 – 16:40  Symposium 4

“Digital child health 2: Transforming child health”

Martin Dennys  Programme Director, NHS England

16:40 – 17:10  Keynote 5

“The SME Journey through the NHS”

Stephen Tooke  Commercial Director, Tookie Ltd

17:10 – 17:20  Close

Professor Paul Dimitri  Director, NIHR Children and Young People MedTech Co-operative

DRINKS RECEPTION AND DINNER

WEDNESDAY 20 MAY

The drinks reception will be hosted in the Winter Gardens.

The Winter Gardens is one of the largest temperate glasshouses to be built in the UK during the last hundred years.

It is home to more than 2,500 plants from around the world, creating a stunning display.

The building is 70 metres long and 22 metres high (large enough to house 5,000 domestic greenhouses!).

The three-course conference dinner will be hosted in the Millennium Gallery.

The Millennium Gallery showcases the very best in art and design, and celebrates Sheffield’s rich history of innovation and craftsmanship.

The gallery is in the heart of the city centre, adjoining the Winter Gardens and Peace Gardens.

CONFERENCE DAY TWO

THURSDAY 21 MAY

07:45 – 08:45  Breakfast Symposium

“E-health: Transforming child health”

Sponsored by Merck

09:00 – 09:30  Keynote 6

“Understanding the UK technology funding landscape”

Karen Livingstone  National Director of the Innovation Exchange and SBRI Healthcare, NHS England

09:30 – 10:00  Keynote 7

“The adoption and spread of child health technology”

Richard Stubbs  CEO, Yorkshire and Humber Academic Health Science Network

Sponsored by the Yorkshire and Humber Academic Health Science Network

10:00 – 10:30  Keynote 8

“Artificial intelligence: Transforming the future of child health”

David Cole  Head of Business Development and Innovation EMEA, IBM Watson Health

10:30 – 11:00  Refreshments, Posters, Exhibition, Innovation Hub

11:00 – 12:00  Oral Abstracts 3

12:00 – 13:00  Symposium 5

“Robotics for child healthcare”

Professor Tony Prescott  Professor of Cognitive Robotics and Director of Sheffield Robotics, University of Sheffield
Professor Luc de Witte  Chair in Health Services Research, University of Sheffield
Dr Dana Damian  Director of Sheffield Biomedical Robotics Lab, University of Sheffield

12:00 – 13:00  Symposium 6

“Involving children and young people in health technology development: Co-design and co-production”

Jen Preston  Senior Patient and Public Involvement Lead, University of Liverpool and Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust

13:00 – 14:00  Lunch, Posters, Exhibition, Innovation Hub

14:00 – 14:30  Keynote 9

“TBC”

14:30 – 15:10  Oral Abstracts 4

15:10 – 15:40  Refreshments, Posters, Exhibition, Innovation Hub

15:40 – 16:40  Symposium 7

“NIHR MedTech and In Vitro Diagnostic Co-operatives: The journey so far”

15:40 – 16:40  Symposium 8

“Virtual and augmented reality: Revolutionising child healthcare”

Ivan Phelan  Research Associate Game Developer, Sheffield Hallam University
Alder Hey Innovation Team

16:40 – 17:10  Keynote 10

“Children’s health: From family to UN sustainable development goal 3”

Gareth Presch  Founder and CEO, World Health Innovation Summit

17:10 – 17:20  Close

Professor Paul Dimitri  Director, NIHR Children and Young People MedTech Co-operative

EXHIBITION AND INNOVATION HUB

The latest devices and innovations in child health technology will be showcased in the sponsored exhibition hall and interactive innovation hub.

Attendees will have opportunities to liaise with academic teams carrying out cutting edge research to improve child health and try out innovations for themselves.

AMRC TOUR

FRIDAY 22 MAY

The Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) is a world-class centre for advanced machining, manufacturing, and materials.

The ARMC is currently home to over 100 industrial members ranging from giants like Boeing, Rolls-Royce, McLaren Automotive, BAE Systems, and Airbus to small- and medium-sized companies.

There is the opportunity to have a guided tour of the AMRC, including:

DETAILS

  • The tour will take place on Friday 22 May
  • The tour will begin at 10:00 and last approximately 2 1/2 hours
  • A networking lunch will be provided at the AMRC following the tour
  • Travel to and from the AMRC (from the Mercure Sheffield St Paul’s Hotel & Spa) will be provided
  • We will arrive back at Mercure Sheffield St Paul’s Hotel & Spa by 14:15

APPROXIMATE TIMINGS

09:15 – 10:00TRAVEL TO AMRC
10:00 – 12:30AMRC TOUR
12:30 – 13:30NETWORKING LUNCH
13:30 – 14:15TRAVEL TO MERCURE SHEFFIELD ST PAUL’S HOTEL & SPA

There are limited places available for the AMRC tour so we advise booking early. You need to register for the two-day conference to book the tour.

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