Date: 22nd September 2017
Location: The Innovation Centre, Sci-Tech Daresbury
Jason Taylor – General Manager, Innovation Service, Alder Children’s Hospital
Alder Hey Children’s Hospital has embarked on an award winning innovation programme.
The Hospital’s Innovation Service operates from a dedicated 1000m2 Innovation Hub which provides a space for health care professionals, industry and academia to drive the best of new technology into healthcare.
Working with key technologies including Artificial Intelligence, Sensors and Virtual Reality, the team help partners create, develop and test new innovations.
A key enabler of it’s interaction with industry is it’s role as a partner in the ERDF funded Health Innovation Exchange programme. The programmes’s seven partners help Liverpool City Region based technology, creative digital and life science companies to develop and bring new innovations to the health, well-being and social care markets.