About this event
The North of Tyne Combined Authority – Internet of Caring Things
We’re bringing the local business community back together with high-profile speakers and a practical, innovative workshop. Delegates will have the opportunity to network, meet the programme partners and to learn more about what the programme can offer your business, and our region.
This programme is designed to support businesses across the North of Tyne region to grow into this new market through access to experts within the UK’s National Innovation Centre for Ageing, VOICE®, CPI and our networks and in doing so support regional economic and social development. The launch will bring inspirational insight and opportunities to learn, connect and collaborate.
8:30am: Networking breakfast
9am: Welcome and introduction to the programme
9:30am: Introduction to VOICE®
10:10am: The importance of innovation for social impact: why it matters to banks
10:25am: Innovation in ageing is for any business: from bread to IoT
10:40am: Agetech, Gerontech and Caring Things
10:55am: Panel discussion
12:00pm: Networking lunch
The Catalyst provides a safe environment for staff and guests, and continues to assess the risk of COVID-19 alongside the latest guidance from government.
Please do not attend this event if you feel unwell, or are exhibiting any symptoms of cold, flu, or COVID-19, or if you have recently been in contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19.