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13th January – Cardiff
Industry Engagement Event



Health Technology Wales (HTW) is holding an event to engage with industry in collaboration with mediwales at the Life Sciences Hub in Cardiff on Monday 13 January 2020. The purpose of this event is to raise awareness of HTW’s role to increase access to health technologies in Wales and collaborate with industry to improve our assessment processes.

The event will also aim to support a two-way flow of information through a series of expert-led presentations and sessions that cover; top tips, case studies and more. One aspect of the event will be to demonstrate the submission process with a focus upon our new topic form – the first step of our process to produce evidence-informed Guidance for care commissioners in Wales


9.00 – Registration

9.30 – Welcome and Introduction to HTW
9.45 – Introduction to Life Sciences Hub
10.00 – Health and Care Research Wales
10.10 – Bevan Commission, Sion Charles
10.30 – Industry User Group Collaboration

10.45 – Break

11.00 – Industry engagement: company profiles
12.30 – Top ten tips for HTA submissions

13.15 – Lunch

14.00 – NICE Medtech Early Technical Assessment (META) Tool and Health Tech Connect
14.30 – HTW’s scientific advice function

15.00 – Break

15.15 – Evidence Based Procurement Board (EBPB) and Surgical Materials Testing Laboratory (SMTL)
15.30 – Welsh Health Specialised Services Committee (WHSSC)
15.45 – Welsh Adoption and Audit

16.00 – Close

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WHEN:13th January 2020 – 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Cardiff – Life Sciences Hub Wales