Digital health event for healthcare experts and business leaders

Over 300 business leaders and experts from the healthcare and science sectors are expected to attend a digital health event co-organised by the University of Kent at Sandwich’s Discovery Park, on 12 February.

Two’s Company: The What, Why’s and How’s of Digital Twins in Industry Today and Tomorrow, held in partnership with the Discovery Park and Pfizer, will bring together professionals to showcase the progress toward a digitalised pharmaceutical, medicinal and healthcare future.

The event will explore the effects that digital connectivity can have on both large and small organisations. Delegates will benefit from a range of key speakers, live demonstrations, workshops and networking opportunities.

High-profile speakers include:

  • Stephen Docherty, Industry Executive – Health, Microsoft
  • Andrew Hodgson, Strategic Lead, Digital Industries, Siemens
  • Professor Art Tucker, St Bartholomew’s Hospital
  • Karen Spink, Innovation Lead Precision Medicine, Innovate UK

Simon F Barnes, Industry Engagement Manager of Kent Innovation & Enterprise at the University of Kent, said: ‘Technology is rapidly changing the ways in which organisations can progress. Automation is enabling so many industries and the healthcare sector is one that can benefit tremendously. We look forward to welcoming professionals to learn more and collaborate for a brighter future.’

Two’s Company: The What, Why’s and How’s of Digital Twins in Industry Today and Tomorrow’ takes place from 10.00 until 14.30 on Wednesday 12 February 2020. The conference is free to attend. Individuals can register to attend by emailing: