Your complimentary virtual delegate place includes: 

  • Free access to high-level strategic content, on the new platform, with live video panel discussions and Q&As
  • Pick and choose sessions you would like you attend across the three days on the registration form
  • Live participation with the opportunity to submit questions to speakers through the platform
  • Access to on-demand content, such as additional pre-recorded sessions
  • Post-event platform access to view recordings of live sessions in case you were pulled away from watching in real-time

Draft Programme

Day 1 – 2 Feb

Discuss challenges with peers and hear insights from across the country, and have the opportunity to inform discussions with Matthew Gould and Matt Hancock on Day 2.

Day 2 – 11 Feb

Understand what national priorities mean for your organisation and system, and further discuss how best to address population health needs.

09:00 - 09:45

Panel Discussion: Recalibrating digital priorities to support continued system recovery

  • Assessing pressure points across primary and secondary care to focus digital investment effectively
  • Dealing with the backlog: Using digital triage and AI to ease pressure on clinicians and streamline patient experience
  • Leveraging intelligence-led decision making to optimise resource utilisation

Chaired by Alastair McLellan, Editor, HSJ

Panellists include:

Tara Donnelly, Chief Digital Officer, NHSX

Eddie Olla, Regional Director for Digital Transformation, NHS England and NHS Improvement - Midlands

Ayesha Rahim, Chief Clinical Information Officer/ Deputy Medical Director, Lancashire and South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust

09:00 - 09:45

Matthew Gould in conversation with Nick Carding

Hear from NHSX’s chief executive about national objectives and what they mean for your organisation and system.

  • Evaluating the covid-19 digital response and progress made in system recovery
  • Outlining priorities for NHSX’s third year of operation

Chaired by Nick Carding, Senior Correspondent, HSJ

With Matthew Gould, Chief Executive, NHSX

09:45 - 10:00

Short break and session change

09:45 - 10:00

Short break and session change

10:00 - 10:45

Panel Discussion: Aligning the digital health and life sciences agendas

In association with Palantir

With terms like “precision medicine” and “personalised care” increasingly prevalent, how can organisations coordinate their agendas to provide the best possible treatment and care solutions for patients?

Chaired by Nick Carding, Senior Correspondent, HSJ

Panellists include:

Daniel Bamford, Deputy Director AI Award (Innovation, Research and Life Sciences Team), Accelerated Access Collaborative

Louis Mosley, Head, Palantir UK

Matthew Hennessey, Chief Intelligence and Analytics Officer, Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership

10:00 - 10:30

Keynote Q&A With Matt Hancock, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Department of Health and Social Care

Chaired by Dave West, Deputy Editor, HSJ

Hear about national priorities to align your digital strategy with broader government objectives, and ask your most pressing questions.

10:45 - 11:00

Short break and session change

10:30 - 10:45

Short break and session change

11:00 - 11:45

Panel discussion: Digitally-enabling primary care to support care delivery across the local population

  • Evaluating the PCN landscape and effectiveness
  • Leveraging digital solutions to manage the backlog: focus on triage and virtual consultations
  • Identifying and reaching out to vulnerable patients to ensure care is delivered to those in need

Chaired by Nick Carding, Senior Correspondent, HSJ

Panellists include:

Dr Minal Bakhai, National Clinical Director for Digital First Primary Care, NHS England and NHS Improvement

Alexander Jayaratnam, GP and Digital/IT Lead, Medicus Healh Partners

Edward Turnham, GP, The Humbleyard Practice and Clinical Advisor for Digital Strategy, Norfolk & Waveney CCG

10:45 - 11:30

Panel discussion: Deploying telehealth solutions to achieve a more integrated primary and secondary care model

In association with Orion Health

  • Keeping patients out of hospitals through digitally-enabled surveillance and management
  • Investigating appropriate funding models for at-home care
  • Capturing insights into disease prevalences to recognise early warning signs

Chaired by Nick Carding, Senior Correspondent, HSJ

Panellists include:

Nicole Allen, Product Director, Orion Health

Mike Fisher, Chief Clinical Information Officer, Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals Trust

Jane Hayward, Director of Networks, Hampshire and Isle of Wight ICS

11:45 - 12:00

Short break and session change

11:30 - 11:45

Short break and session change

12:00 - 12:45

Panel discussion: Digital career progression: Focus on the future workforce

  • Upholding diversity in hiring and career development
  • Engaging with the next generation of workforce

Chaired by Alastair McLellan, Editor, HSJ

Panellists include:

Natasha Phillips, Chief Nursing Information Officer & Director of Patient Safety, NHSX

Ronke Adejolu, Associate CNIO – Community Nursing, NHSX

Henrietta Mbeah-Bankas, Head of Blended Learning and Digital Literacy Workstream Lead, Health Education England, National Programmes

11:45 - 12:45

Panel discussion: Taking a holistic approach to healthcare to optimise intervention points and deliver anticipatory care at place level

In association with Boehringer Ingelheim

  • Leveraging population health analysis for end-to-end system design based on population need
  • Addressing digital health inequalities by prioritising digital access to ensure inclusion of all patients
  • Integrating primary and secondary care with seamless data sharing and personalised care plans

Chaired by Dave West, Deputy Editor, HSJ

Panellists include:

Sultan Mahmud, Director of Innovation, Integration & Research, Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust

Katherine Church, Chief Digital Officer, Surrey Heartlands ICS

Uday Bose, Managing Director and Head of Human Pharma, Boehringer Ingelheim UK & Ireland

Pramit Patel, Accountable Clinical Director, Care Collaborative Primary Care Network, Surrey, and Lead PCN Clinical Director, Surrey Heartlands ICS

Rachel Power, Chief Executive, The Patients Association

12:45 - 13:45

Lunch break

12:45 - 13:45

Lunch break

13:45 - 14:45

Interactive Group Discussions

Join a focused group conversation to reflect on views of the day with peers from across the country. Your group will take place under the Chatham House rule, with a write up produced on the main themes of conversation.

Theme: Reducing pre- and post-op hospital time with patient-empowering technology in knee replacement care pathways

In association with B Braun

Co-led by Graham Walsh, CCIO and Associate Medical Director, and Consultant Knee Surgeon, Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust

13:30 - 14:45

Interactive Group Discussions

Join one of two conversations to reflect on views of the day with peers from across the country. Your group will be pre-allocated and take place under the Chatham House rule, with a write up produced on the main themes of conversation.

Group 1: Streamlining data sharing to drive efficiencies in patient pathways
In association with Palantir

Group 2: Tackling the digital divide and transforming patient care in the digital era
In association with Boehringer Ingelheim

Co-led by Rachel Power, Chief Executive, The Patients Association

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