Events > Leeds Digital Festival: Global Leeds Welcomes Digital Health and Tech

Leeds Digital Festival 

Global Leeds Welcomes Digital Health and Tech

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Webinar, 23rd September, 1-3pm


We warmly invite overseas businesses from the health and life sciences sector who are contemplating investing in the UK to join us online to hear more about opportunities in the UK, and specifically the North of England and Leeds City Region.

The event will help digital and health tech companies to understand opportunities in the region through insights into the NHS and the digital ‘ecosystem’ in and around Leeds City Region.



13:00 Welcome – Jennifer Robson, West Yorkshire Combined Authority

13:10 An Introduction to NHS Digital and our International Engagement - Nosober Latif and Tom Denwood, NHS Digital

13:30 Why Leeds City Region? - Opportunities in health and life sciences, ‘High Potential Opportunities’ and how the Northern Powerhouse team can help  - Nigel Jones, DIT

What it’s really like to invest in Leeds City Region

13:45 Why we invested in Leeds – Gordon Cullum, Mastek

14:00 An introduction to the YHAHSN - Jon Fordham, YHAHSN

14:15  Why we invested in Leeds - Barry Singleton, Scaled Insights

14:30 Questions and Answers

15:00 Closing remarks



We look forward to meeting you online on 23rd September.



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