NAHP Industry Month 2017
Showcasing science and innovation
Newcastle Academic Health Partners (NAHP) - comprising of Newcastle University Faculty of Medical Sciences, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust - will be jointly organising and delivering a series of business-facing events during the ‘Newcastle Academic Health Partners Industry Month' in March 2017.
Industry Month will bring together a series of events delivered by NAHP and external partners (including, Invest Newcastle, and the North East Local Enterprise Partnership) with the aim of showcasing the region’s science and innovation, infrastructure and assets.
1st March 2017 - Newcastle: A city of opportunity1st March 2017 - Newcastle: A city of opportunity
Venue: Newcastle Science Central
This is a pre-meeting event, before the subsequent industry month events, that will entail talks and tours with key life science partners in the city, including the International Centre for Life and the National Innovation Centre for Ageing. This event is targeted at non-local companies considering opening operations in Newcastle.
2nd March 2017 - Molecular Diagnostics at Newcastle2nd March 2017 - Molecular Diagnostics at Newcastle
Venue: Research Beehive, Old Library Building, Newcastle University
The Newcastle Molecular Pathology Node will be hosting an event on molecular diagnostics. The purpose of the day is to bring industry together with the research community to identify potential collaboration opportunities around molecular diagnostics and image analysis. There will be a series of presentations from Newcastle research groups about their latest discoveries. Discussions will follow and one to one interviews will be available for industry representatives to meet with researchers to explore potential collaboration in a confidential environment. There will also be a showcase of the latest developments in image analysis.
3rd March 2017 - Adopting Medtech for Patient Benefit3rd March 2017 - Adopting Medtech for Patient Benefit
Venue: Centre for Life
The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Diagnostic Evidence Co-operative will be hosting a full day event for the MedTech sector. This is aimed at providing advice and guidance on the evaluation evidence required to access the NHS market. Attendees will learn about the support available to enable companies to efficiently generate evidence on their technology. The event is aimed at companies working on the development of medical technologies, including in vitro diagnostics.
NAHP is working in partnership with NewcastleGateshead Convention Bureau as the official accommodation booking provider to bring you the best accommodation rates for events during Industry Month. View the full range of accommodation options to suit all budgets - including great rates on 3 and 4-star hotels starting from just £55. Book online