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AAL Challenge Led- Living actively and independently at home- Presentations now available

  On the 24th March 2015 the KTN held a UK meeting to highlight the forthcoming AAL Challenge Led competition. Hazel Haper- IUK David Calder- KTN Jerome De Barras- IUK ...

2015 Call for Interactive Sessions and Workshops

Deadline: 20 March 2015 5.00 PM The AAL Forum is the yearly event of the AAL Programme. Active participation and interaction between the forum attendees is key in the 2015 AAL Forum...

Opportunity to access the digital healthcare market in China

Innovative British organisations are invited to join the UK digital health demonstration centre in China from the 19th to 23rd January 2015. Join the UK digital health demonstration...

£210K available for Wearable Technologies Innovation

The IC tomorrow Wearable Technologies Innovation contest will offer six businesses up to £35k each, to encourage innovation in wearable technology across the themes of hospitality,...

Have your say on an a 2015 Cyber Security Innovate UK funding competition scope

Innovate UK is committing up to £4M to fund novel and innovative ideas in ways to counter cyber threats in industries such as healthcare, transport, energy and smart cities through a competition...

Meet the UK’s Business Technology Innovation investor

Come along to an informal 2 hour Digital Business Drop-in session for an opportunity to meet the representatives of the Innovate UK and to hear about upcoming funding worth £6M and support...

The Big Data revolution in France: Latest French legislation

Join UK Trade & Investment's free webinar to discover the latest French policy and legislation around Big Data and learn how access to Big Data creates new opportunities in business and...

Plans to improve health outcomes and quality of patient care through digital technology and innovation.

In a recent release from the Department of Health, The Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP talks about the importance of using technology and information to improve patient care and public health. ...

Register now for 'The Age of No Retirement

BREAKING NEW GROUND & IMAGINING NEW FUTURES 'The Age of No Retirement?' debate schedule (including keynote speakers, debaters, organisations! We are used to hearing about the...

Sustainable Technology for Older People – Get Organised

STOPandGO is a Public Procurement of Innovative Solutions Pilot project funded by the European Commission under the Seventh Framework Programme. PROJECT OUTLINE The rapidly ageing...

The Age of No Retirement- Register Now! 1-2nd Oct '14

BREAKING NEW GROUND & IMAGINING NEW FUTURES We are used to hearing about the demographic time bomb, the baby boomers who stole our prosperity, and the unsustainable cost...

The Long-Term Care Revolution: Revolution to Evolution Case Study

The Long-Term Care Revolution was launched by the Technology Strategy Board in 2013, with the ambition of transforming the conventions, percpetions and structures on which institutionalised care...

KTN Health Community Supports Trading Times THE AGE OF NO RETIREMENT? event

The KTN Health Community is pleased to announce that it will be supporting the Trading Times event 'The Age of No Retirement?'.  The KTN will be running a session day during this event...

The Age of No Retirement- 1-6th October London

We hear constantly about the demographic time bomb, the baby boomers who stole the nation’s prosperity, and the unsustainable cost of paying for retirement in the future. But there’s another...

AAL Public Deliverables-A New Website

AAL have recently created a website containing all public deliverables from projects funded under the Ambient Assisted Living Programme: http://deliverables.aal-europe.eu/   This...

Digital Health Special Interest Group (DH-SIG)

Dear ALIP members. How many of you are aware of our new activity which aims to support UK businesses with innovation in 'digital health'? This is a technology that underpins much of what...

Guardian Healthcare- Article by Zahid Latif Technology Strategy Board

Open access to data can break down barriers and empower patients Projects that use patient data collaboratively and develop new technologies are helping tackle the impending NHS crisis ...

Useful UK reference on Telehealth/ Telecare-Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology

 UK reference on Telehealth/ Telecare  published last month by the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST) Download the article here

The Impact Hub Fellowship for Longer Lives- win over £30,000 of start-up support.

The  Impact  Hub  Fellowship  for  Longer  Lives has kicked off its London scheme and is calling for submissions from entrepreneurs  to  address  the...

European Knowledge Tree Group 2014 Conference

Speakers and delegates needed for the 2014 European Knowledge Tree Meeting. The European Knowledge Tree Group (EKTG) has met periodically since the Ambient Assisted Living Forum...
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Health News from the KTN

Ageing in the City Innovation Workshop

It is our pleasure to invite you to join ARUP and Innovate UK at an architectural and design practise Innovation Workshop   The aim of this event is to explore...

The Long Term Care Revolution - Northern Ireland

28th May 2015 Ramada Plaza Hotel Belfast, Northern Ireland 10.00-14.30 Innovate UK and Invest Northern Ireland are delighted to be working in partnership...

Longitude Prize comes to Northern Ireland 28 May - sign up now!

Nesta  and the Longitude Prize have partnered with the Northern Ireland Science Park in Belfast and the Clinical Translational Research and Innovation Centre (C-TRIC) in Derry/Londonderry...

Barclays- The Ageing Population and your business

Recently, Barclays hosted the first in a series of breakfast events that brings together a range of decision makers and influencers within the sector to discuss issues in care. The events are...

Eurostars Project Building Network Meeting

   Building Consortia and Generating New Project Proposals  June 3rd 2015 Time: 12.00 – 18.00 hours  Amsterdam Arena - Home of the football club Ajax  ...

Survey on UK Proof of Concept Support

Innovate UK is undertaking a review of Proof of Concept funding for businesses and academia in the UK. To support this work Innovate UK first needs to establish a baseline for how different...

WISE Awards: Celebrating individuals and organisations that are leading the way for women in STEM

WISE is a campaign to inspire girls and women to study, work and build careers in science, technology, engineering and manufacturing (STEM).  The 2015 WISE Awards are now open for...

Wanted: innovative manufacturers - KTN Blog

The Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre offers a world-class design and prototyping team to help high value manufacturing businesses realise new products and services. Imagine as a kid,...

Hip Surgery: A Joint Engineering & Surgical Challenge

3-4 November 2015, One Birdcage Walk, London CALL FOR PAPERS: The latest hip conference will review current challenges in hip surgery, rehabilitation and outcomes including advances in...

Stratified Medicine: Working with the UK infrastructure: Diagnostic & Biomarker- Approaches & Opportunities

Innovate UK’s Stratified Medicine Innovation Platform (SMIP), along with its partners in the public and third sector, aims to maximise the potential of stratified medicine in the UK for the...

Meet Innovate UK - Business Breakfast Event

08:30-10:30am, Wednesday 10th June 2015 .  Hilton Edinburgh Grosvenor Hotel, Grosvenor Street, Edinburgh, EH12 5EF Innovate UK will be visiting Edinburgh on Wednesday 10 th...

Diabetes Professional Care 2015

Diabetes Professional Care 2015 11 - 12 November 2015   Diabetes Professional Care 2015 , is a new conference and exhibition which aims to educate, innovate and...

Webinar on Newton-Ungku Omar Fund & call for participants for visit to Malaysia

Webinar: Newton-Ungku Omar Fund: Call for Participants for Visit to Malaysia 21st May, 12pm - 1pm (BST)  REGISTER HERE ...

Graphene Industry Workshops 2015

Introduction to Graphene and other 2D Materials for SME manufacturers interested in developing graphene applications. Manchester is an international centre of excellence for graphene. ...

NICE Scientific Advice seminar for developers of devices and diagnostics: How does NICE assess value? 20 May 2015

The medical technology community expressed interest in obtaining scientific advice from NICE. In response to this request, NICE Scientific Advice designed an introductory training...

NHS Test Beds - Live Bidder Event

Do you have an innovative health solution with the potential to simultaneously improve clinical and financial outcomes within the NHS? Are you looking to work collaboratively with NHS teams to...

Innovations in Healthcare 2015

13th July 2015 Sheffield Now in its 5th year, Innovations in Healthcare aims to build on previous successes, bringing together individuals from across the healthcare sector to see why...

Welsh innovators set to showcase pioneering work

Businesses and organisations in Wales which develop ground-breaking products, services and processes are being urged to open their doors this summer to show off their ideas and expertise. ...

Workshop on the Cryopreservation of Cell Therapies

Workshop on the Cryopreservation of Cell Therapies BSGCT Glasgow, Thursday 11th June 2015 Cryopreservation is a bottleneck in the clinical delivery of cell based therapies (CBT)...

Health Innovation Challenge Fund

This is a parallel funding partnership between the Wellcome Trust and the Department of Health to stimulate the creation of innovative healthcare products, technologies and interventions and to...