The agenda for our DHACA Day on 7th November, with presentations was:

09.30 Arrival and breakfast

10.00 Welcome and plans for the day (Neil Foster, Partner, Baker Botts, Charles Lowe, Graham Worsley)

10.10 Selling digital innovations to the NHS– Professor Dipak Kalra, President, European Institute for Health Records

10.20 Workshop on digital innovation sales-related issues – Dipak (See previous presentation)

10.50 NHS App forward view – David Hodnett, Programme Delivery Lead, NHS App, NHS Digital

11.10 Getting on to the NHS App Store – Marcus Hinde, Programme Manager, Health Apps Assessment and Uptake, NHS Digital

11.30 Brief refreshments/leg stretch break

11.45 The anatomy of a collaboration between start-ups and major health/pharmaceutical groups – Neil Foster & Neil Coulson, Partners, Baker Botts

12.05 Digital Health Technology Catalyst SME Showcase – Chris Sawyer, Innovation Lead, Digital Health & Healthy Ageing, Innovate UK plus short presentations from Derek Nicholson (FundamentalVR) and Paul Rinne (GripAble) (Note that Paul’s presentation had to be cut down as it was >100MB. It still will take a very long time to download on most networks.)

12.35 Lunch/networking

13.35 Observations of an assessor – Charles Lowe, CEO, DHACA

13.55 Developing UK/US standards for regulating AI Rob Turpin– Rob Turpin, Head of Sector (Healthcare), BSI Knowledge Solutions

14.20 Refreshment break/networking

14.40 Digital health is different; why that matters (RCP Ella Pringle lecture) – Charles (again)

15.00 Overview of how KSS AHSN has helped SMEs to understand the complexities of the NHS, broker new relationships and grow their company: introduced by Nuala Foley, Industry Engagement Manager, KSS AHSN

15.30 How to export digital health – Professor Mike Short, Chief Scientist, Department of International Trade (No presentation)

16.15 Depart or informal meetings