Day 2

Learning Programme - Thursday 14 March 2024

Time Agenda
10.30 - 12.30

Disruptive Innovators in MedTech, Chair - Prof. Phil Breedon

10.30 - 11.00 Disruptive Innovation in Medical Device Design
Prof Philip Breedon, Professor of Smart Technologies, Medical Engineering Design Research Group (MEDRG) & Medical Technologies Innovation Facility (MTIF),  Nottingham Trent University See Biography
11.00 - 11.30 Disruption and Instabilities - the Reality of Medical Nanotechnology Start-ups
Luke Burke, Co-Founder & Director, Corryn Biotechnologies See Biography
11.30 - 12.00 Here be Dragons! Navigating from a blank sheet to an approved medical device
Kunal Vyas, Director of Surgical Solutions Research, Lightpoint Medical/Telix Pharma See Biography
12.00 - 12.30 Medical Innovation: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Dr Alastair Darwood, Founder and Inventor, Inspired Ventilation See Biography
12.30 - 13.00 Refreshment Break
13.00 - 14.15

Women in MedTech Forum

Chair: Dr Helen Meese, CEO & Founder, The Care Machine Ltd See Biography
Is it challenging for women to succeed in MedTech? A personal perspective.
Bal Johal, R&D Director, Owen Mumford See Biography
Mentoring and the personal brand
Martina O'Flaherty, Senior Engineering Director - Supplier Quality, Medtronic See Biography
Lifting the second glass ceiling - keeping experienced women in work
Lynn Heaver, Director, Regulatory Affairs, UK / Ireland, Johnson & Johnson MedTech See Biography
See Learning Programme for Wednesday
Learning Programme - Thursday 14 March 2024