Collaborate 2016

Wednesday 19th October 2016

8:15am - 5:00pm

Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea University

Swansea University Medical School

Collaborate 2016 is dedicated to celebrating and promoting collaborative projects and partnerships across industry, academia, Government, health boards and other organisations in the life science community.

Bringing together representatives from across the region and beyond, the event is hosted by the Swansea University Medical School , ARCH Programme Team, ABM and Hywel Dda University Health Boards.

 Alongside the event’s high profile speakers, there will also be a series of thematic breakout sessions, exhibition space and opportunity for attendees to network for further collaboration.

 DRAFT AGENDA

Agenda

Confirmed Speakers

  • Dr Ian Barwick Chief Operating Officer, Life Sciences Hub Wales
  • Professor Marc Clement Dean of School of Management, Swansea University
  • Professor Steven Conlan Swansea University Medical School
  • Andrew Davidson Managing Director, DTR Medical Ltd
  • Professor Shareen Doak Swansea University Medical School
  • Professor Ifan Evans Deputy Director, Healthcare Technology, Innovation & Strategy, Welsh Government 
  • Dr David Hardman MBE Chair, UKSPA
  • Helen Howson Director, Bevan Commission and Bevan Academy
  • Professor Hamish Laing Executive Medical Director and Chief Information Officer, ABM University Health Board 
  • Professor Keith Lloyd Dean of Medical School, Swansea University
  • Dr Gareth Noble Associate Professor, Swansea University Medical School and Director, Swansea Hub for Autism Reseach and Education
  • Cath O'Brien Director, Welsh Blood Service
  • Dr Akshay Peer VP Sales & Account Management, Trakcel Ltd
  • Professor Ceri Phillips Head of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University
  • Dr David Rawlinson Clinical Informatics Manager, EMRTS Cymru
  • Bernardine Rees OBE Chair, Hywel Dda University Health Board
  • Professor Nick Rich School of Management, Swansea University
  • Kevin Smith Founder, Trakcel Ltd

Breakout Session Speakers

Research and Innovation

CHAIR Ifan Evans Deputy Director, Healthcare Technology, Innovation & Strategy, Welsh Government

  • Welsh Blood Service Collaboration Prof Nick Rich, School of Management Swansea University & Cath O'Brien Director, Welsh Blood Service
  • Collaborating for successful research that makes a difference in the real world Prof Helen Snooks, Swansea University Medical School
  • CHERISH-DE - Creating a mind-set for health with digital health solutions Dr Menna Price, College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University

Health and Wellbeing

CHAIR Bernardine Rees OBE Chair, Hywel Dda University Health Board

  • Llanelli Wellness and Life Science Village Sharon Burford, Project Manager 
  • Health & Wellbeing Academy Julia Pridemore & Professor Ceri Phillips, College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University
  • Innovation in Autism Dr Gareth Noble, Swansea University Medical School

Business & Engagement

CHAIR Dr Ian Barwick Chief Operating Officer, Life Sciences Hub Wales

  • Calling All SME’s; Make Friends With Your Local Universities Andrew Davidson Managing Director, DTR Medical Ltd
  • Collaboration with industry Professor Steve Bain, Assistant ABMU Reseach and Development Director 

Skills & Workforce

  • Welsh flying medics, The Sky’s the limit Dr David Rawlinson Clinical Informatics Manager, EMRTS Cymru
  • Knowledge Transfer Partnerships Dr Akshay Peer VP Sales & Account Management, Trakcel Ltd
  • Bevan Innovators  Sion Charles & Helen Howson, Bevan Commission and Bevan Academy
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