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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...

ALIP Showcase Event, 7-8th June 2011, Glasgow

The 2011 ALIP Showcase Event recently took place at the Glasgow Hilton attracting over 180 delegates from all over the country.   ALIP Networking Dinner The showcase kicked...

Health News from the KTN

UK Electronics Systems R&D Survey

By completing a short industry survey on R&D barriers and opportunities, you have the opportunity to provide input, which will help us understand the position of R&D activity in the UK...

Eastern Academic Health Science Network : Annual review shows a year of impact

The Eastern Academic Health Science Network (EAHSN) have published their annual review The report "Accelerating Innovation:– details the way that development projects the seven clinical...

Accelerated Access: Launch of new website

  A new 'Accelerated Access Review'  of innovative medicines and medical technologies  website has been launched. The Accelerated Access Review ( Supported by...

NICE are publishing final Guidance on a medical device that could save the NHS in England up to £10m each year.

NICE has developed medical technology guidance on the 3M Tegaderm CHG IV securement dressing (Tegaderm CHG) for central venous and arterial catheter insertion sites. NICE medical...

Global exhibition in the Rehab and Assistive Technologies

Sehta would like to encourage you to consider participating in ‘Rehacare’ , which takes place in October in Dusseldorf, Germany.  As you may know this is the largest global exhibition in...

Breaking down the barriers: how can we use technology to improve the health and wellbeing of people with learning disabilities?

Hft’s 2015 Personalised Technology conference will explore how technology is fundamental to improving the health and wellbeing of people with learning disabilities and how this is consistent...

The Future of Digital Health: Human-centred Design for Wellbeing

Introduced by Edward Hobson and Mitra Memarzia from the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN), this session at New Designers hosted four industry speakers – each with a very unique product and...

Annual bioProcessUK Conference: ‘Manufacturing tomorrow's medicines today’

Registration is now open for this year’s  Annual bioProcessUK Conference , which will centre on the theme  ‘Manufacturing tomorrow's medicines today’  -  early bird rates...

Medical Device Regulations Training Course

SEHTA , in partnership with  Maetrics  and  Medilink UK  will be holding a training course on Medical Device Regulations on Wednesday 21st October 2015, in Leatherhead....

Immunocore secures $320 million (£205 million) in Europe’s Largest Private Life Sciences Financing

Immunocore Limited, a world-leading biotechnology company developing novel T cell receptor (TCR) based biological drugs to treat cancer, viral infections and autoimmune disease, today announced...

India showcase opportunity: non-invasive technologies for diabetes detection, care & management.

The CII are looking for innovative UK companies who have been successful in developing non-invasive technologies for diabetes detection, care or management, to showcase their technologies at The...

Internet of Things cities demonstrator

The  Department for Culture, Media and Sport  (DCMS) is to invest up to £10 million* in a single collaborative R&D project to demonstrate the capability of the Internet of Things...

Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Industry Event

Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Industry Event Date: 15 September 2015, 10 am to 4 pm Venue: Wills Memorial Building, University of Bristol  The day will focus on the...

Funding Call information presentations available

Presentations are now available from 'Accessing the Innovation Landscape for Regenerative Medicine and Cell Therapies’. Over 100 people attended the event in London on 15th July, to hear more...

£5 million for new Catapult in Medicines Technologies in Cheshire

North West handed significant boost with news that Alderley Park in C‎heshire, is to host new centre in medicines technology. The best of the UK’s businesses,...

Stratified medicine: connecting the UK infrastructure

Innovate UK is to invest  up to £10m in a two-phase competition to promote the development of new diagnostic products and services for use in stratified medicine. This  SBRI ...

Long Term Care Revolution Networking Events Invitation

Long Term Care Revolution ​   SBRI National Challenge Networking Events Invitation Birmingham & London   #LTCRev @rev_innovateuk   ...

Highlight notice in novel tools and technologies for vaccinology

Call status: Open Expression of interest deadline: 17 September 2015, 4pm Background Vaccine research to: develop tools and technologies for vaccine development ...

The Central Research Laboratory Call for Pitches

The Central Research Laboratory (CRL) launched the call for pitches to their 1 year incubator programme for physical product start-ups.  THE CRL STORY The CRL will be based in...

OPTIMA: The EPSRC and MRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Optical Medical Imaging

OPTIMA is a 4 year PhD training programme combining: excellent research and PhD supervision in world-leading scientific environments, and a bespoke programme of business training...