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Ask Lily helps older people stay happy in their homes for longer

In a time where the population is living longer and social care is becoming increasingly expensive, it is in everyone’s best interests to help elderly people maintain their independence. ...

£37m research project could pave the way for technology-assisted health

A pioneering £37 million research project involving the University of Strathclyde could give people more control over their own health and wellbeing with the aid of digital healthcare services. ...

EEN Matchmaking Event at the Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) Forum 2015

EEN Matchmaking Event at the Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) Forum 2015  23rd to 24th Sept. 2015, Ghent, Belgium  Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) North West UK invites you...

AAL Programme - Open Consultation Survey

The AAL Programme invites members of the AAL community and stakeholders to share their expertise in the fields tackled by the Programme to support the choice for the challenge that will be...

Sheffield Smart Lab – The Independent Living Challenge

In common with cities around the world, Sheffield has thousands of people who are struggling to maintain their independence and wellbeing. Just over 6000 people in the city are effectively...

The Ambient Assisted Living Forum LAST CHANGE: EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT

AAL Forum 2015 22-25th September - Ghent, Belgium The Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) Forum is the annual platform for the European AAL community to meet and discuss several topics,...

Older People with Multiple Morbidities - £100,000 funding for SBRI Healthcare competition OPEN

The competition 'Older People with Multiple Morbidities', an SBRI Healthcare competition is open for registration. SBRI Healthcare is an NHS England funded initiative which aims to develop...

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...

Countering Cyber Threats in Healthcare

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...

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. ...

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...

Future Health Mission webinar

The KTN would like to bring to your attention information on the Technology Strategy Board’s Future Health Mission 2012.  The free webinar taking place...

2011 ALIP Summary Guide- Available to download

The HealthTech and Medicines KTN is pleased to be able to notify the ALIP community that the 2011 ALIP Summary Guide is now available to download. This booklet lists all of the TSB funded...

2011 ALIP Showcase Event- DALLAS Workshop Information

  2011 ALIP Showcase Event, Glasgow   During the afternoon of the ALIP Showcase Event there was a DALLAS themed workshop run by David Calder, HealthTech and Medicines KTN...
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Health News from the KTN

Obama Administration teams with Apple, HP, Boeing on new wearable tech hub in Silicon Valley

The Obama Administration has announcement that it will establish a new flexible hybrid electronics manufacturing innovation hub in Silicon Valley. More than $171 million will be invested in...

£6.5M for Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) in the Real World

Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) in the Real World is a £6.5M programme funded under the AMR Cross-Council Initiative. This programme aims to address the need for a greater understanding of...

The Future of Digital Health & Care Symposium 2015

On 22nd May 2015, The Future of Digital Health + Care Symposium brought together representatives of NHS England, the Scottish Government, SMEs, academia and Innovate UK’s ‘dallas’ projects...

SHIONOGI Science Program 2015-Drug Discovery in Pain & Infectious Diseases

A Japanese pharma company, Shionogi, have launched, Shionogi Science Programme 2015 (SSP), to invite bids from researchers from 12 countries incl., of course, the UK.  Shionogi &...

The Future of Digital Health & Care Symposium May 2015-Event Report

On 22nd May 2015, The Future of Digital Health + Care Symposium  brought together representatives of NHS England, the Scottish  Government, SMEs, academia and Innovate UK’s ‘dallas’...

Materials for demanding environments : cross-sector opportunity

Innovate UK is to invest up to £2 million in technical feasibility studies to explore improving the performance of materials in demanding, extreme and/or aggressive environments.   ...

Boost for UK medical technology innovation

The University of Leeds Medical Technologies Innovation and Knowledge Centre (IKC) has won £3 million to continue bringing the best of the UK’s medical technology research to patients. The...

UK Cell Therapy GMP Manufacturing Capacity and Capability Increases

The Cell Therapy Catapult has published its annual survey of the GMP licensed cell and gene manufacturing capability and capacity in the UK, which shows growth in the cell therapy industry to...

Ask Lily helps older people stay happy in their homes for longer

In a time where the population is living longer and social care is becoming increasingly expensive, it is in everyone’s best interests to help elderly people maintain their independence. ...

£37m research project could pave the way for technology-assisted health

A pioneering £37 million research project involving the University of Strathclyde could give people more control over their own health and wellbeing with the aid of digital healthcare services. ...

EEN Matchmaking Event at the Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) Forum 2015

EEN Matchmaking Event at the Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) Forum 2015  23rd to 24th Sept. 2015, Ghent, Belgium  Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) North West UK invites you...

Quantified Self Innovation Contest

IC Tomorrow are pleased to announce their next innovation contest focusing on quantified self and launching Monday 14 September. Quantified self relates to the use of digital technology in...

Smart Spaces Speed Networking

Smart Spaces Speed Networking 5.30pm – 8.30pm, Wednesday 30 September 2015 Innovate UK's IC tomorrow programme, in partnership with the  Knowledge Transfer Network , is hosting...

Next Generation Expression Systems: Matching the needs of tomorrow's products.

The Centre of Excellence in Biopharmaceuticals (COEBP) and the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) are hosting a joint meeting on 1st October 2015 at Manchester Institute of Biotechnology – ...

Enteric Programme Manager

A vacancy has become available for the post of Programme Manager – Enteric HTC to develop, manage and maintain relationships with commercial and allied partners of NIHR Enteric HTC in the...

ETPN Nanomedicine Award 2015

The 2nd edition of the Nanomedicine Award aims to reward projects that have developed innovative solutions based on nanomedicine that can ultimately change the way diseases are treated or...

11th Technical Meeting of the Advanced Therapy Medicinal Product (ATMP) Manufacturing Community (amc)

Thursday 24th September 2015, 9.30am - 6pm at the National Biologics Manufacturing Centre, 1 Union Square, Central Park, Darlington, DL1 1GL Focused on moving towards closed processing for...

NICE Scientific Advice: Seminar exploring Early Engagement for developers of Regenerative Medicines and Cell Therapies

NICE Scientific Advice: Seminar exploring Early Engagement for developers of Regenerative Medicines and Cell Therapies This seminar is designed to provide an introduction to the general...

Innovate UK briefing Events- Attend or join by webinar

15th September, Digital Catapult London 09.15-13.00  (Webinar available from 10.00-.11.30) Innovate UK’s Stratified Medicine Innovation Platform (SMIP), along with its partners...

Innovate UK’s Regen Med Funding Competition Closing soon! Last Chance to Register 26th August

Click  here  for full scope and details. Contact  sarah.goulding@ktn-uk.org  if as a company you would like KTN support with your application