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

Breakfast Symposium  “Technology for child mental health”

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

07:45 – 08:45
Drawing Room

Welcome

Professor Paul Dimitri  Director, NIHR Children and Young People MedTech Co-operative; Director of Research and Innovation and Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist, Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust

09:00 – 09:15
Old Banqueting Hall

Keynote 1  “Advancing the future of paediatric healthcare”

Professor Russell Viner  President, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health; Professor of Adolescent Health, UCL Institute of Child Health

09:15 – 09:45
Old Banqueting Hall

Keynote 2  “A young person’s experience of using child health technology”

Simon Stones  Patient Consultant and Advocate
Benjamin James  Patient Representative

09:45 – 10:15
Old Banqueting Hall

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; Lead, National Institute for Health Research (NIHR)

10:15 – 10:45
Old Banqueting Hall

Refreshments, Exhibition, Posters, Innovation Hub

10:45 – 11:15
Main Hall & Hadfield Hall

Oral Abstracts Session 1

11:15 – 12:00
Old Banqueting Hall

Symposium 1  “Intellectual property for child health technology development”

Vanessa Stainthorpe  Partner, HGF

12:00 – 13:00
Reception Room

Sponsored by HGF

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 Environments Unit, UCL Great Ormond Street Hospital Institute of Child Health
Liz Ashall-Payne  CEO and Co-Founder, ORCHA

12:00 – 13:00
Drawing Room

Lunch, Exhibition, Posters, Innovation Hub

13:00 – 14:00
Main Hall & Hadfield Hall

Keynote 4  “Innovation to transform the NHS”

Professor Tony Young  National Clinical Lead for Innovation, NHS England; Consultant Urological Surgeon, Southend University Hospital; Director of Medical Innovation, Anglia Ruskin University

14:00 – 14:30
Old Banqueting Hall

Oral Abstracts Session 2

14:30 – 15:10
Old Banqueting Hall

Refreshments, Exhibition, Posters, Innovation Hub

15:10 – 15:40
Main Hall & Hadfield Hall

Symposium 3  “Design for child health technology”

Jim Dawton  Director, Impeller Ventures

15:40 – 16:40
Reception Room

Symposium 4  “Digital child health 2: Transforming child health”

Martin Dennys  Programme Director for Digital Child Health, NHS England

15:40 – 16:40
Drawing Room

Keynote 5  “The SME journey through the NHS”

Stephen Tooke  Commercial Director, Tookie Ltd

16:40 – 17:10
Old Banqueting Hall

Close

Professor Paul Dimitri  Director, NIHR Children and Young People MedTech Co-operative; Director of Research and Innovation and Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist, Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust

17:10 – 17:20
Old Banqueting Hall

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

Breakfast Symposium  “E-health: Transforming child health”

Merat Bagha
Dr Luis Luque
Dr Bart van den Bemt

07:45 – 08:45
Drawing Room

Sponsored by Merck

Keynote 6  “Understanding the UK technology funding landscape”

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

09:00 – 09:30
Old Banqueting Hall

Keynote 7  “The adoption and spread of child health technology”

Richard Stubbs  CEO, Yorkshire and Humber Academic Health Science Network

09:30 – 10:00
Old Banqueting Hall

Sponsored by the Yorkshire and Humber Academic Health Science Network

Keynote 8  “Artificial intelligence: Transforming the future of child health”

David Cole  Head of Business Development and Innovation for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, IBM Watson Health

10:00 – 10:30
Old Banqueting Hall

Refreshments, Exhibition, Posters, Innovation Hub

10:30 – 11:00
Main Hall & Hadfield Hall

Oral Abstracts Session 3

11:00 – 12:00
Old Banqueting Hall

Symposium 5  “Robotics for child healthcare”

Professor Tony Prescott Director, Sheffield Robotics; Professor of Cognitive Robotics, University of Sheffield
Professor Luc de Witte  Professor of Health Services Research, University of Sheffield
Dr Dana Damian  Director, Sheffield Biomedical Robotics Lab; Lecturer in Automatic Control and System Engineering, University of Sheffield

12:00 – 13:00
Reception Room

Symposium 6  “Involving children and young people in health technology development: Co-design and co-production”

Jen Preston  Senior Patient Involvement Lead, University of Liverpool; Patient and Public Involvement Lead, NIHR Children and Young People MedTech Co-operative

12:00 – 13:00
Drawing Room

Lunch, Exhibition, Posters, Innovation Hub

13:00 – 14:00
Main Hall & Hadfield Hall

Keynote 9  “Why we need to be innovative if we want to improve children’s oral health”

Dr Claire Stevens CBE  Consultant in Paediatric Dentistry, University Dental Hospital of Manchester
Dr Ben Underwood  Dentist and CEO, Brush DJ Ltd

14:00 – 14:30
Old Banqueting Hall

Oral Abstracts Session 4

14:30 – 15:10
Old Banqueting Hall

Refreshments, Exhibition, Posters, Innovation Hub

15:10 – 15:40
Main Hall & Hadfield Hall

Symposium 7  “NIHR MedTech and In Vitro Diagnostic Co-operatives: The journey so far”

Professor Paul Dimitri Director, NIHR Children and Young People MedTech Co-operative; Director of Research and Innovation and Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist, Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust
Dr Chris Bird Theme Lead for Acute Paediatrics, NIHR Community Healthcare MedTech Co-operative; Paediatric Emergency Medicine Consultant, Birmingham Children’s Hospital
TBC  NIHR Devices for Dignity MedTech Co-operative

15:40 – 16:40
Reception Room

Symposium 8  “Virtual and augmented reality: Revolutionising child healthcare”

Mr Rafael Guerrero Vargas  Paediatric Cardiothoracic Surgeon and Director of Innovation, Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust
Ivan Phelan  Research Associate in Games and App Development, Sheffield Hallam University

15:40 – 16:40
Drawing Room

Keynote 10  “Children’s health: From family to UN sustainable development goal 3”

Gareth Presch  Founder and CEO, World Health Innovation Summit

16:40 – 17:10
Old Banqueting Hall

Close

Professor Paul Dimitri  Director, NIHR Children and Young People MedTech Co-operative; Director of Research and Innovation and Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist, Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust

17:10 – 17:20
Old Banqueting Hall

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 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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