Event Category: Cluster Event

Intellectual Property – So What?

The aim of the event is to provide North East SMEs with an overview of Intellectual Property, its benefits, and common pitfalls and misconceptions. Case Study – Andrew Turner, Quality Hospital Solutions Speaker biographies: Victoria Christie Intellectual Property and Contracts Manager Academic Health Science Network – NENC After attaining an MPhil in Applied Physics, Victoria […]

Moving from Non-Racist to Anti-Racist

Acevo and Voice4Change England released Home Truths: Undoing racism and delivering real diversity in the charity sector in June this year. Home Truths is the final report in the year-long Making Diversity Count project. The report frames the conversations around racism in the charity sector with an acknowledgment that racism is a significant and unresolved issue in […]

Overview of Medical Devices Regulation and the Challenges Ahead

The aim of the event is designed to provide SMEs with an understanding of the Medical Device Regulation/In Vitro Diagnostic Device Regulations (IVDR). Speakers: Alison Bray, Lead Clinical Scientist, Medical Device Development Service, Northern Medical Physics and Clinical Engineering from Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, will provide an understanding of the Medical Device […]

How to innovate through change and uncertainty

With the pandemic situation unlikely to go away in the near future, many organisations are looking to not simply innovate in order to cope, but to take this as an opportunity to re think their service provision. This workshop will help organisations shape their ‘new normal’ in an innovative manner. Join VONNE and innovation expert […]

NHS Contracting and Tariff System

The aim of the event will provide an introduction to the NHS Contracting and Tariff System for innovators and North East SMEs. Alastair Brett, Senior Engagement Manager, Pricing and Costing and colleagues from NHS England and NHS Improvement, will share insights on: • Introducing the national tariff, explaining the principles that underpin it, its scope […]