Speakers include Professor Sir Chris Evans, OBE, a biotech entrepreneur who has created dozens of successful science companies in the UK and Europe worth over US$5 billion; Adrian Griffin, Vice President HTA and Market Access Policy at Johnson & Johnson; and Mirella Marlow, Programme Director, NICE.
Topics that they and other speakers will address at the daylong event include:
- access to NHS clinical expertise, procurement and support for new product development;
- the new medical device regulations;
- healthcare trends and disruptive technologies;
- finance and funding for early-stage and spin-out projects.
The event is scheduled for 11 December 2012 at Cardiff’s historic City Hall. For the full programme schedule and to register to attend, go to the UK Healthtech website.Norbert Sparrow