WMAHSN Health and Wealth Economic Summit

13 October 2015 Garden Suite, Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Westbourne Road, Birmingham B15 3TR

The second annual WMAHSN Health and Wealth Economic Summit will be held on Tuesday 13 October from 9.45am – 4pm at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens.

This free event will launch the SME innovation fund, Innovation and Adoption Service and industry gateway, and inform and educate industry, academics and clinicians of the opportunities available to improve health and create wealth and explain how to collaborate with other stakeholders via these new services. 

The event will update delegates of the developments made by the WMAHSN over the past 12 months, including a step by step update on the seven point growth plan and the announcement of the WMAHSN’s medicines optimisation and LEP strategist secondees.

There will also be two question time sessions, discussing the Innovation and Adoption Service and industry innovation support.

By attending this event, delegates will:

  • Gain a greater understanding of the importance of wealth in the healthcare sector
  • Learn about the new WMAHSN mechanisms to support industry, academics and clinicians in accessing opportunities, responding to challenges and adopting innovations at scale and pace
  • Network with others who have a stake in health provision across the region to build on the West Midlands’ growing reputation for adopting cutting edge technology to create wealth and improve patient care.

Who should attend?

The second annual WMAHSN Health and Wealth Economic Summit is aimed at representatives from the following sectors:

  • Industry
  • Academia
  • NHS organisations
  • Local authorities
  • Third sector organisations.

The slidedeck from the event is available, or you can read the delegate brochure

To ascertain that attendees have gained maximum value from the summit, and to feedback into future events, please take a few minutes to complete a short online survey.