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10th Convergent Technologies Showcase & Conference

27 May 2015

Healthcare & Industry: challenges and opportunities - past, present, future an opportunity for the NHS, universities and industry to explore partnerships in health innovation.

Keynote Speaker - Dr Kevin Fong

Kevin is both astrophysicist, medical specialist and a natural storyteller. After training with NASA he now runs an intensive care unit, co-presents Health Check, teaches extreme environment physiology and works with the UK Science, Technology & Facilities Council. He’s also published Extremes – probing the limits of the human body. Kevin talks about the second space age (Mars in a month), risk management, and how exploration not only solves but creates problems.

The event is aimed at:
• Innovative companies and individuals
• Healthcare professionals
• Representatives of the medical device industry
• Academics and researchers

• Delegate Cost: £40 +VAT
• Free to NHS Scotland Staff (limited to 50 places)

Register for the event

Download the event flyer


EVENT PARTNERS:
The University of Strathclyde, SHIL Ltd, Stirling University Innovation Park Ltd, CENSIS, Centre for Health Science, Alba Incubation Service and Innovation Centres Scotland Ltd.

EVENT SPONSOR:
Marks & Clerk
 

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