NHS England's Director of Innovation, Research and Life Sciences to Headline at Intelligent Health London

Posted by Intelligent Health on Apr 26, 2023 2:32:14 PM
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We are thrilled to announce that Matt Whitty, Director of Innovation, Research and Life Sciences, NHS England & Chief Executive, Accelerated Access Collaborate will join the stage at Intelligent Health UK and deliver an Opening Headliner on Wednesday 24th May on the topic of Leading digital change, interoperability and innovation.

During his speech, Matt will focus on how NHS England can accelerate digital transformation of the UK healthcare sector.

Matt Whitty

Matt is a trained pharmacist by background and has a wealth of experience in healthcare after spending several years in clinical roles and then as a management consultant providing strategy, commercial and implementation support to the NHS, pharma and biotech. 


Matt Whitty




In his current role as Director at NHS England and Chief Executive of the AAC, he is working to improve health research and get the most promising innovations, including medicines, MedTech, diagnostics and digital, to NHS patients faster.




//who else is speaking? 

Hema Purohit //keynote

Hema Purohit, CTO - EMEA, Public Sector & Healthcare, Microsoft will deliver a keynote speech about the future of healthcare and how smart hospitals will soon enter a new era of seamless patient experiences. 


Hema Purohit

Naeem-Soomro-naeem-soomro //challenge session

Naeem Soomro, Professor of Urology, Newcastle Hospitals NHS Foundation Trusts, will join a challenge session to discuss how data collected through robotic surgery can be used and accessed in multiple ways.



Sara Nelson //workshop

Sara Nelson, Programme Director, DigitalHealth.London will lead a workshop where key discussing points will be on how to drive ‘femtech’ innovation and unlock new opportunities in women’s healthcare with Femtech and AI.



Only 4 weeks to go! Check out the full programme and speaker line-up and book your tickets before we sell out.


Global AI and health events calendar 2023

Intelligent Health UK
24-25 May 2023
Platinum Suite, ExCeL London, UK 


Intelligent Health 
13-14 September 2023

Basel, Switzerland

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