WMAHSN Celebration of Innovation 2016

30 June 2016 Panorama Suites, Rootes Social Building, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL

The West Midlands Academic Health Science Network (WMAHSN) invites you to attend their Annual Stakeholder Event, which takes place at Warwick Conferences on Thursday 30 June 2016.
Bringing to life the 2015-16 Annual Report, showcasing programmes supported and introduced by the WMAHSN over the past 12 months, this free to attend event will inform delegates on the impact that the WMAHSN has made on improving health and wealth. The day will begin with breakfast and the chance to visit our exhibition stands, an excellent opportunity for early networking. In addition, this year’s annual stakeholder event will launch the WMAHSN annual Celebration of Innovation Awards, celebrating innovation in healthcare across the West Midlands and reflecting the AHSN's priorities and themes.

Celebration of Innovation Awards 2016

The WMAHSN Celebration of Innovation 2016 event will also launch the inaugural annual awards, recognising innovative and integral support organisations across the region. The categories are:

A panel of experts will assess the awards submissions, with shortlisted entries invited to attend the ceremony in June. As well as a handsome trophy, winners will receive promotion of their win, support from WMAHSN communications team to raise their profile, mentoring and support to adopt the innovation across the region and a winner’s logo for email signatures and websites. The closing date for all entries is 12 noon on Friday 27 May.


A number of excellent value sponsorship packages, including exhibition space and award sponsorship, are now available, with discounts for those organisations with WMAHSN enhanced membership. For further information, contact Sarah Millard, Head of Communications and Engagement, on sarah.millard@wmahsn.org or call 0121 371 8058.

Who should attend?

The WMAHSN Celebration of Innovation 2016 is aimed at representatives from the following sectors:

  • NHS organisations
  • Academia
  • Patients, carers and the public
  • Industry
  • The third sector.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided throughout the day. On site  car  parking and wifi will be available.To confirm your attendance the WMAHSN Celebration of Innovation 2016, please register via Eventbrite.

Terms and conditions

Please note that while this event is free to attend, a cancellation fee of £25+VAT will be charged for delegates who fail to attend or who cancel without a valid reason or with less than seven working days’ notice.