Industry Events

Here are some industry events that are going on throughout the year that our members may be interested in attending:


Event: Health and Care Innovation Expo

Location: Manchester Central

Date: 4th September – 5th September 2019

Description: "Join us at Manchester Central on 4 and 5 September 2019 for the biggest NHS-led event of the year. Focused on the NHS Long Term Plan, Expo unites more NHS, local government and social care leaders than any other health and care event.”


Event: Healthcare Challenges in Children and Young People

Location: Royal Society of Medicine, London

Date: 7th September 2019

Description: "We are hosting a number of conferences where GPs can access the most up-to-date information on the conditions our specialists treat, the relevant advances in healthcare – including the latest technologies, diagnostic procedures and treatments – as well as advice on managing your patient in primary and secondary care.”


Event: Digital Health Summit 2019

Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens  

Date: 12th September 2019

Description: “The second Digital Health Summit will provide delegates the opportunity to demonstrate, share and learn from colleagues across the West Midlands who have been successful in making changes to improve care via the implementation of digital health solutions with support from the Digital Health West Midlands service.

The purpose of the event centres on how digital solutions can improve health and healthcare. Showcasing the support available from the West Midlands AHSN/Digital Health West Midlands service to examine the mechanisms for identifying existing technologies, and work with partners in developing new tools and services that will benefit the West Midlands region.”


Event: National NHS Estates Conference 2019

Location: Central London

Date: 17th September 2019

Description: “The National NHS Estates Conference 2019 will offer a leading platform to assess the next steps in transforming NHS Estates to effectively meet the financial and clinical demands of staff and patients.”


Event: The Medical Interoperability (MIG) Showcase Event

Location: Birmingham, The Regency Hotel, Solihull, Stratford Road, Shirley, B90 4EB

Date: 19th September 2019

Description: “The MIG is a secure middleware technology, available today which enables the two-way exchange of real time patient information between different health and social care systems. 60% of Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) are using the MIG to share over 30 million patient records. Our showcase event will focus on healthcare interoperability and explain how the MIG has been successfully rolled out to various health and care organisations."


Event: Transforming Healthcare Together Conference

Location: The Priory Rooms, Quaker Meeting House ,40 Bull Street, Birmingham, B4 6AF

Date: 26th September 2019

Description: "Hosted by IVAR, SEUK and NHS England, this conference will be an excellent opportunity to meet, share your work and hear from others working in collaboration across sectors to deliver better health and care outcomes.”


Event: Innovating for improvement conference by West of England AHSN

Location: Manor By The Lake, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN

Date: 26th September 2019

Description: “Our Innovating for Improvement conference offers an outstanding opportunity to engage with enthusiasts and influencers across our local healthcare systems, during a unique day of education and networking for people with a passion for building knowledge and developing skills, to deliver safer and better care across our health care systems.”


Event: National Health Careers Conference 2019 #NHCC19

Location: Manchester

Date: 28th September 2019

Description: “We are delighted to present the UKs largest conference for students considering a career in Healthcare which will be taking place in Manchester this year. This year will also see sessions and activities for current healthcare students and professionals.”



Event: UK Health Show

Location: ExCel, London

Date: 1st – 2nd October 2019

Description: “The leading UK event for connecting the most important senior decision makers across the NHS and the entire Healthcare sector. With four main sections, Technology, Commissioning, Procurement and Cyber Security, the UK Health Show is the perfect place for any health professional. You’re guaranteed a varied audience due to the different agendas so it’s important your stand is prepared to deal with all types of questions, professionals and businesses.”


Event: Healthcare Excellence Through Technology (HETT)

Location: ExCel, London

Date: 1st -2nd October 2019

Description: “HETT is a one-of-a-kind ecosystem event for the healthcare industry, and we’re on a mission to bring together 3,000+ health tech and digital health leaders to solve the most pressing issues facing the UK healthcare sector.

At a time when the NHS is facing extreme pressures and technology can offer efficient solutions, it is important to understand where you are on your digital journey and have clear direction on your next steps.

We connect digital leaders and champions with world-leading health technology innovators, provide real-life case-studies and learnings from expert speakers, and make it easy for you to network with the people that matter – all designed to help drive digital transformation across the healthcare sector.”


Event: The 10 – point Plan: NHS Productivity & Efficiency Congress

Location: Etc.Venues, 11 Portland St, Manchester, M1 3HU

Date: 1st October 2019

Description: “Following on from 2 hugely successful and well followed NHS Productivity Conference’s, we are pleased to be able to share details of our 3rd NHS Productivity Congress.

The 10-point Plan: NHS Productivity & Efficiency Congress will provide delegates and partners with first-hand insight into these deliverable objectives and outline a clear path to achieve better productivity within their organisation. We will have ten leading industry speakers on hand to talk you through the latest policy and best practice from across the UK.”


Event: Arrhythmia Alliance Heart Rhythm Congress

Location: International Convention Centre (ICC) Birmingham

Date: 6th – 9th October 2019

Description: “The largest heart rhythm event in the UK, Heart Rhythm Congress (HRC) provides unrivalled opportunity for health care professionals interested in the management of arrhythmias to share effective practice, showcase innovation, learn about latest developments and network with UK & international delegates.”


Event: Sepsis Unplugged 2019

Location: Liverpool

Date: 7th – 8th October 2019

Description: “A conference done a little differently! Sepsis Unplugged brings together all healthcare professionals and patient groups as equals and asks the questions that will shape better sepsis care.”



Event: The GIANT Healthcare Event 2019

Location: Chelsea Football Club, Stamford Bridge, Fulham Road, London, SW6 1HS

Date: 15th October 2019 – 16th October 2019

Description: "GIANT brings together thousands of people whose business is health to inspire, connect and accelerate health improvements in a uniquely creative environment. In a rapidly changing environment, the GIANT Health Event will help you learn about new initiatives and to drive your own by bringing together with the latest technology, healthcare providers and public/ private funding.” 


Event: The International Technology Enabled Care Conference 2019

Location: The ICC Birmingham

Date: 15th – 16th October 2019

Description: “TSA are delighted to announce that the 2019 International Technology Enabled Care Conference will once again return to the International Convention Centre (ICC) in Birmingham on Tuesday 15th & Wednesday 16th October 2019 and will be chaired by TSA President and former Minister for Care, Paul Burstow.”


Event: Digi Health UK: The Future of Healthcare, Digital, Data and Technology

Location: Manchester Hall, 36 Bridge Street, Manchester, M3 3BT

Date: 24th October 2019

Description: “Today we live in a technology rich, digitally enabled world that has influenced many aspects of our daily lives, such as how we shop, socialise and communicate, to mention just a few. However, the health and social care services have been lagging behind in adopting and utilising healthtech and innovation to support better care provision. 

In the Autumn of 2018, the government published the policy paper The Future of Healthcare-Our Vision for Digital, Data and Technology. The paper lays out the ambitions to better serve the needs of all users of the NHS through the use of new generation technologies and products.”


Event: Medical Device Engineering show 2019

Location: NEC Birmingham

Date: 30th - 31st October 2019

Description: “Dedicated to the technology inherent within high performance medical device design and manufacturing, Medical Device Engineering is the new national event to launch on the Advanced Engineering floor.”



Event: Leaders in Healthcare 2019

Location: ICC Birmingham

Date: 4th – 6th November 2019

Description: “The conference is produced by FMLM and BMJ and continues to showcase the most topical issues in healthcare and their relation to the future of medical and wider healthcare leadership and management.”


Event: Healthcare Unblocked 2019

Location: Cavendish Venue, One America Square,17 Crosswall, London, EC3N 2LB

Date: 08th November 2019

Description: "Healthcare Unblocked 2019 is the UK’s first flagship and must-attend conference dedicated to advancing Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology in healthcare.”



Event: The Healthcare leadership Academy Conference 2019

Location: Amnesty International UK, 25 New Inn Yard, London, EC2A 3EA

Date: 12th December 2019

Description: “The Healthcare Leadership Academy was formed in response to demand from young clinicians and medical students to learn about leadership.

The conference is a personal, intimate and prestigious platform for healthcare professionals at all stages of training to network and develop their leadership potential.”