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Leeds Digital Festival: a preview of Propel@YH

Posted: 27th March 2019

As a part of Leeds Digital Festival 2019, the Yorkshire & Humber AHSN (Academic Health Science Network) invites you to a preview of Propel@YH, where you’ll be introduced to its shortlisted 2019 cohort organisations and gain insight into the latest tech businesses bringing their innovations to the Yorkshire and Humber region.

The publication of the NHS Long Term Plan earlier this year re-establishes the importance of using the latest technological advances to improve outcomes for patients and the need to speed up the digital innovation pipeline to help to sustain the NHS in the future.

Commissioned by Yorkshire & Humber AHSN and delivered by mHabitat, the Propel@YH accelerator programme will provide its cohort with access to a structured course of support and advice aimed at enabling accelerating company growth, increasing market presence and developing an NHS-relevant business case.


18:00 – 18:15: Arrival and refreshments

18:15 – 18:30: Welcome from Neville Young, Director of Enterprise and Innovation (Yorkshire & Humber AHSN)

18:30 – 18:45: Introduction the Propel@YH digital health accelerator programme from Jon Fordham, Digital Navigator (Yorkshire and Humber AHSN)

18:45 – 20:00: Speed pitches from shortlisted cohort applicants

20:00 – 21:00: Networking and refreshments

All attendees are eligible for £20 off Co>Space North membership (equivalent of first month free).