The NIHR Brain Injury MedTech Co-operative and NIHR Industry working in partnership, invite you, as NIHR and wider infrastructure organisations supporting MedTech SMEs to this information/training to find out more about the local NIHR Infrastructure:

The NIHR offer to industry meet the NIHR infrastructure in the region see how it all maps onto the Innovation Pathway get a chance to ask dive in depth and ask questions. Tell us what you think and what you’d like to see.

On the Day – we’ll keep the formal presentations short to give you the chance to engage more interactively with the things most relevant to your needs.


Morning Session

09:30 – Registrations

10:00-10:10: Introductions and welcome

10:10-10:20: Review of cluster updates

10:20-10:55: Intelligence review

10:55 -11:05: Break

11:05-11:50: Deep dive with NIHR and stakeholders (NIHR and NOCRI teams)

12:00: Lunch

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Afternoon session

13:00: Opening remarks

· Presentations by NIHR

Session 1 – SME funding and HealthTech support

Session 2 – Innovation Zone: Networking and 1:1’s

Session 3 – Showcases & break-outs

· Tell what you think

16:00: Close and final networking

Register here:

The NIHR Brain Injury MedTech Co-operative and NIHR Industry working in partnership, invite you to apply for a place at this roadshow specifically tailored for medtech SMEs based in the South East to find out more about the local NIHR Infrastructure:

  • opportunities for non-dilutive funding
  • how we can help SMEs to formulate research plans, find collaborators, supporting centres, data, samples and facilities for R&D
  • how we can support SMEs to conduct clinical trials in the NHS
  • connecting you to other organisations that can help
  • how we fit into the wider health innovation ecosystem in the North West Coast and beyond

This is one of a series of events that will take place across the country. Future events will be publicised on the NIHR website when the venues and dates are finalised.

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About The NIHR Brain Injury MedTech Co-operative

The NIHR Brain Injury MedTech Co-operative works with patients, carers, NHS, charities, academia, inventors, SME’s and business angels to support the development of new medical devices and healthcare technologies improving the effectiveness and quality of healthcare services.

About the NIHR

The NIHR funds, enables and delivers world-leading health and social care research that improves people’s health and wellbeing, and promotes economic growth. We translate discoveries into practical products, treatments, devices and procedures. We are a publicly funded body managed by the Department of Health & Social Care. We invest approximately £1.3 billion annually into the most integrated clinical research system in the world, driving research from bench to bedside for the benefit of patients and the economy.