Latest Events

Innovation in the NHS - Online Workshops

23 October 2020

Wed 11th November & Thurs 26th November 2020 - Held by Medipex and the Yorkshire & Humber Academic Health Science Network, this interactive workshop provides an overview of why innovation is important in the NHS and support that is available to NHS innovators and those who are seeking solutions to address an area of need. Innovation in the NHS - Online Workshops

Medipex joins the Nexus Venture Mentoring Service

21 October 2020

Medipex are honoured to have been invited to support the recently launched Nexus Venture Mentoring Service, based on a unique team mentoring system developed by MIT in Boston, USA. Medipex joins the Nexus Venture Mentoring Service

AIMday Grow MedTech Diagnostics - Call for SMEs

19 October 2020

Grow MedTech and Translate MedTech, in partnership with the NIHR Leeds Diagnostics Co-operative, are hosting an Academic Industry Meeting (AIMday) on medical diagnostics and are inviting SMEs developing a new diagnostic technology to participate. AIMday Grow MedTech Diagnostics - Call for SMEs

Virtual Workshop Delivery

5 October 2020

Medipex has always enjoyed delivering training to innovative NHS staff as well as University researchers and SMEs working in the Medtech field, and lockdown hasn’t stopped us! We are pleased to report that we have successfully delivered training sessions on both Intellectual Property and Medical Device Regulations to audiences from the NHS and University sectors over Video Conferencing, including some group working using break-out rooms. Virtual Workshop Delivery

Medipex at Med-Tech Innovation Expo 2020

5 March 2020

Med-Tech Innovation Expo is the UK and Ireland's leading showcase for medical design and manufacturing technology - the only event serving the whole of the £27bn UK and Irish medical technology sector. Medipex at Med-Tech Innovation Expo 2020

Medipex at NHS Expo 2019

6 September 2019

Thank you for meeting with us at our stand at NHS Expo 2019. There was real interest in the innovation support Medipex can provide to the NHS, University and the MedTech sectors and we look forward to working with you in the future. Medipex at NHS Expo 2019

SBRI Healthcare (SBRI 16): Competition Launch

11 June 2019

SBRI Healthcare are pleased to announce that the next funding competition will launch on 24 June 2019. Companies and organisations are being invited to bid for funding to develop solutions to challenges in: Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) and Integrated Care and Social Care. SBRI Healthcare (SBRI 16): Competition Launch

iBridge UK-China Open Innovation Workshop

9 April 2019

The University of Bradford has been commissioned by iBridge TT International Limited to organise two Open Innovation Workshops for UK health technology companies wishing to engage with partners in China, to access development funding and to create commercial opportunities in the Chinese market. The workshops will be held between 7th and 13th July 2019, in Tianjin and Guangzhou, on the theme of ‘Technology for Wellness and Healthy Ageing’. iBridge UK-China Open Innovation Workshop

Understanding Medical Device Regulations for Software Products

25 January 2019

Are you developing medical devices with software components? Attend our training course, delivered by an industry expert, to learn how to navigate the regulatory pathway to market to achieve benefits for your business, patients and the healthcare industry. Event: Thu, 2 May 2019, 10:00 – 16:00 BST, Thorpe Park Hotel & Spa, 1150 Century Way, Leeds, LS15 8ZB Understanding Medical Device Regulations for Software Products

Innovation in the NHS - Identifying unmet needs & Scoping solutions

10 January 2019

A practical workshop free to staff from NHS organisations who are members of the Yorkshire & Humber AHSN and/or Medipex. Tuesday 29th January 2019 - 10:00 am - 3:00 pm at Dewsbury Health Centre, Wellington Road, Dewsbury, WF13 1HN United Kingdom. Contact: Sophie Bates - sophie.bates@yhahsn.com or 01924 614403. Innovation in the NHS - Identifying unmet needs & Scoping solutions

Doc Abode – Recognised in Top Tech 20 Yorkshire awards

18 October 2018

At the Mills & Reeve Top Tech Yorkshire awards in October 2018, Doc Abode (a Medipex client) were confirmed as on of the Top Tech 20 companies in Yorkshire recognising their Technological innovation, Leadership, Client Service, Growth & Financial Performance and Employee Engagement. Doc Abode – Recognised in Top Tech 20 Yorkshire awards

iBridge UK-China Open Innovation Workshops - ‘Diagnostic Systems’

3 October 2018

The University of Bradford has been commissioned by iBridge TT International Limited to organise two Open Innovation Workshops for UK diagnostic and digital health companies wishing to engage with partners in China, to access development funding and to create commercial opportunities in the Chinese market. iBridge UK-China Open Innovation Workshops - ‘Diagnostic Systems’

Medipex Innovations & Showcase Awards 2018 Finalists

1 October 2018

Medipex was delighted to receive a large number of high quality entries into this year’s Innovation Awards and Showcase. See list of finalists in each of the five categories. Medipex Innovations & Showcase Awards 2018 Finalists

Innovation Champions Workshops in Bradford

29 August 2018

The YHAHSN will hosts two practical workshops delivered for the Yorkshire and Humber Innovation Champions Network on Thursday the 18th of October 2018. These workshops are free to staff from NHS organisations who are members of the Yorkshire & Humber AHSN and/or Medipex. Innovation Champions Workshops in Bradford

Medipex Members Event: Sharing the Success of the Innovation Champion Network

1 February 2017

The Yorkshire & Humber Innovation Champion Network has had a very active year and a number of successful events/initiatives. Particular emphasis has been placed on assisting Trusts to develop their innovation strategy and raise awareness with senior management. Medipex Members Event: Sharing the Success of the Innovation Champion Network

Bradford Bright Ideas - Dragon's Den finalists selected

23 January 2017

The finalists have been chosen to pitch their ideas to the Bradford Bright Ideas programme in a Dragon’s Den. Fifteen innovations were shortlisted from over 25 expressions of interest received following the Bradford Bright Ideas Open for Innovation launch event in October 2016. Now, five proposals from small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) have been selected to go through to the final round. Bradford Bright Ideas - Dragon's Den finalists selected

ePAQ-PO Workshop - Supporting New Pathways in Pre-Operative Assessment

3 January 2017

EVENT DETAILS Who should attend? Clinical, Service Improvement, Management and Administrative personnel involved in planning, providing & delivering pre-operative assessment services Date: Friday 3rd March 2017 Time 12:30 - 4:30 Venue: Main Lecture Theatre, Medical Education Department R Floor, Royal Hallamshire Hospital Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2JF Contact: robert.rumsey@sth.nhs.uk (Please provide name, role & contact details) Course fee: Free ePAQ-PO Workshop - Supporting New Pathways in Pre-Operative Assessment

Medilink Healthcare Business Award 2017

20 December 2016

Medilink Yorkshire & Humber Healthcare Business Awards 2017 Thursday 2 March 2017 Mercure Sheffield St Paul's Hotel and Spa This prestigious event gives academia, the NHS and industry the opportunity to celebrate their ongoing commitment to world-class quality services and products which give people better options in their treatments and rehabilitation. Medilink Healthcare Business Award 2017

Leadership programme GenerationQ is now open for applications

8 December 2016

The Health Foundation is looking for 18 senior health care leaders from across the UK to join our leadership programme GenerationQ. This is a part time, fully-funded leadership programme for senior leaders from health care practice, policy and the charity sector. Fellows achieve a postgraduate certificate in Leadership (Quality Improvement) from Ashridge. Deadline for applications is 12 noon, 23 January 2017. If you are interested in applying visit www.health.org.uk/generationq Leadership programme GenerationQ is now open for applications

Bradford CCGs Open for Innovation - First stage shortlisting announcement

16 November 2016

Over 50 SMEs attended the Bradford Bright Ideas briefing event on Oct 18 where they were invited to submit solutions. 25 Expressions of Interests were received and 15 selected for the next stage of this process, beyond our original target of identifying 12 solutions. The successful SMEs were informed on the 14th of November 2016. Bradford CCGs Open for Innovation - First stage shortlisting announcement

NHS Innovation Accelerator 2016

21 June 2016

The aim of the NIA is to deliver on the commitment detailed within the Five Year Forward View – creating the conditions and cultural change necessary for proven innovations to be adopted faster and more systematically through the NHS, and to deliver examples into practice for demonstrable patient and population benefit. NHS Innovation Accelerator 2016

Connected Healthcare: From Concept to Cash

9 May 2016

Entreprising Barnsley is launching an event destined to provide information on accessing finance and business support to companies in the digital health sector. The event will take place on Friday the 10th of June 2016, between 11h30 and 2h30, and is destined to all creative and digital specialists, tech entrepreneurs and healthcare businesses with an interest in digital healthcare. Connected Healthcare: From Concept to Cash

YH AHSN Health Innovation Exchange Portal Launch

21 March 2016

The Yorkshire and Humber Academic Health Science Network is pleased to announce the launch of their Health Innovation Exchange Portal, an online platform designed to connect and share innovative solutions, projects and products to support our collective ambitions to provide world class patient care in a cost effective, efficient manner. YH AHSN Health Innovation Exchange Portal Launch

The King’s Fund’s Digital Health and Care Congress 2016

14 March 2016

This annual congress provides an opportunity to explore how the better use of technology and data can support and enable the key developments needed to reshape and improve the health and care system. The popular two-day event will feature keynote presentations and case studies of innovative projects that are using technology and data to deliver high-quality sustainable health and care services. The King’s Fund’s Digital Health and Care Congress 2016

Proof of Concept Programme

3 November 2015

The Yorkshire & Humber Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) are pleased to announce the launch of our new Proof of Concept Programme. The Proof of Concept Programme is a funding and resource competition for organisations based within the Yorkshire & Humber region who have a new and innovative concept or idea that will improvement patient care, clinical outcomes and support the NHS meet existing efficiency challenges. Proof of Concept Programme

Digital Health - Understanding Data Governance

2 November 2015

Nine Health CIC is organising a free event below aimed at SME's in the Yorkshire and Humber Region in partnership with Leeds Beckett University. This short networking event is launching a series of day courses and is an opportunity to find out about the support offered by organisations such as the AHSN & Digital Catapult ,DHEZ etc to accelerate SMEs into the Health sector and National NHS policy changes. Digital Health - Understanding Data Governance

Yorkshire & Humber AHSN - Meet Match Fund Event

28 October 2015

The Yorkshire & Humber AHSN are hosting a regional workshop aimed at improving health and wellbeing through enabling collaborations for the implementation, at scale, of innovative digital technologies. Yorkshire & Humber AHSN - Meet Match Fund Event

Northern Powerhouse market visit to Beijing (Bio-Medical Focus)

24 October 2015

UKTI and RTC North are organising a Northern Powerhouse trade and investment mission to China for organisations serving the health sector across all parts of the North of England. This is one of a number of high tech missions, running from the 24/10/2015 until the 01/11/2015 , and is focussed on medical products, systems and technologies which are of enormous interest in China. Northern Powerhouse market visit to Beijing (Bio-Medical Focus)

Medipex Business Surgery Event - SMEs Access to the NHS

8 October 2015

Medipex is organising a business surgery event aimed at providing SMEs with expert knowledge on Accessing the NHS Market. This free event is run by Medipex and supported by Enterprise Europe Network (www.enterprise-europe.co.uk) who will provide an outlook on funding available to SMEs in the healthcare sector. The event will include brief presentations followed by one to one sessions with Innovations Managers. Medipex Business Surgery Event - SMEs Access to the NHS

Last call for registration to the next Innovation & Change Skills Training Programme

31 July 2015

The Innovation & Change Skills Training Programme is provided in recognition of the increasing need for effective innovation cultures to be embedded across organisations and networks as an essential step towards improving organisational innovation capability and capacity. This will help to increase the number and quality of the innovations developed and implemented and help to ensure that they are adopted more rapidly and widely. It is aimed at all personnel within the NHS as well as allied organisations including social care who work to innovate and effect improvement and change. Last call for registration to the next Innovation & Change Skills Training Programme