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

TIMESESSIONTITLESPEAKER(S)
07:45 – 08:45BREAKFAST SYMPOSIUM Technology for child mental healthDr James Woollard
09:00 – 09:15WELCOMEAn introduction to NIHR Children and Young People MedTech Co-operativeProfessor Paul Dimitri
09:15 – 09:45KEYNOTE 1Advancing the future of paediatric healthcareProfessor Russell Viner
09:45 – 10:15KEYNOTE 2A young person’s experience of using child health technologySimons Stones and Benjamin James
10:15 – 10:45KEYNOTE 3NIHR: Supporting user-centred technology research and developmentDr Louise Wood
10:45 – 11:15REFRESHMENTS, POSTERS, EXHIBITION, INNOVATION HUB
11:15 – 12:00ORAL ABSTRACTS 1
12:00 – 13:00SYMPOSIA 1

Sponsored by HGF Ltd

Intellectual property and regulations for child health technology development

Vanessa Stainthorpe
12:00 – 13:00SYMPOSIA 2Digital child health 1: Data and app technologyProfessor Neil Sebire and Liz Ashall-Payne
13:00 – 14:00LUNCH, POSTERS, EXHIBITION, INNOVATION HUB
14:00 – 14:30KEYNOTE 4Innovation to transform the NHSProfessor Tony Young
14:30 – 15:10ORAL ABSTRACTS 2
15:10 – 15:40REFRESHMENTS, POSTERS, EXHIBITION, INNOVATION HUB
15:40 – 16:40SYMPOSIA 3Design for child health technologyJim Dawton
15:40 – 16:40SYMPOSIA 4Digital child health 2: Transforming child healthMartin Dennys
16:40 – 17:10KEYNOTE 5The SME Journey through the NHSSteve Tookie
17:10 – 17:20CLOSEProfessor Paul Dimitri

DOWNLOADABLE PROGRAMME COMING SOON

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

TIMESESSIONTITLESPEAKER(S)
07:45 – 08:45BREAKFAST SYMPOSIUM

Sponsored by Merck

E-health: Transforming child health
09:00 – 09:30KEYNOTE 6Understanding the UK technology funding landscapeKaren Livingstone
09:30 – 10:00KEYNOTE 7

Sponsored by the Yorkshire and Humber Academic Health Science Network

The adoption and spread of child health technologyRichard Stubbs
10:00 – 10:30KEYNOTE 8Artificial intelligence: Transforming the future of child healthDavid Cole
10:30 – 11:00REFRESHMENTS, POSTERS, EXHIBITION, INNOVATION HUB
11:00 – 12:00ORAL ABSTRACTS 3
12:00 – 13:00SYMPOSIA 5Robotics for child healthcareProfessor Tony Prescott, Professor Luc de Witte, and Dr Dana Damian
12:00 – 13:00SYMPOSIA 6Involving children and young people in health technology development: Co-design and co-productionJen Preston
13:00 – 14:00LUNCH, POSTERS, EXHIBITION, INNOVATION HUB
14:00 – 14:30KEYNOTE 9TBCTBC
14:30 – 15:10ORAL ABSTRACTS 4
15:10 – 15:40REFRESHMENTS, POSTERS, EXHIBITION, INNOVATION HUB
15:40 – 16:40SYMPOSIA 7NIHR Children and Young People MedTech Co-operative: The journey so farNIHR Children and Young People MedTech Co-operative team
15:40 – 16:40SYMPOSIA 8Virtual and augmented reality: Revolutionising child healthcareIvan Phelan
16:40 – 17:10KEYNOTE 10Children’s health: From family to UN sustainable development goal 3Gareth Presch
17:10 – 17:20CLOSEProfessor Paul Dimitri

DOWNLOADABLE PROGRAMME COMING SOON

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 the 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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