Events > UK-India Healthcare Virtual Mission 2020 - Day 1

UK-India Healthcare Virtual Mission 2020 - Day 1

Tuesday, 08th December 2020, 08:30 GMT

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About The Event

Department for International Trade – Healthcare Virtual Mission, India

Britain is leading the charge among its European counterparts when it comes to embracing the digital transformation of healthcare. From nimble start-ups to the evolution of the National Health Service, the healthcare revolution is picking up pace and the benefits are already being felt.

•  The largest of the four sub-sectors in the UK is Digital Health Systems, with a 66% share of the market which includes electronic health records (EHR) and e-prescriptions, with a total existing market size of £1.3 billion.

•  Innovative digital health technologies which are revolutionising the UK’s med tech sector.

•  Tele-healthcare is the second largest subsector of the market, contributing 13% of the UK Digital Health market with around 1.8 million UK service users in 2018.

•  Health Analytics is an emergent and fast expanding market sub-sector. The growth was at 24% CAGR from 2014 to 2018 in the UK. The wearables market expanded at 24% CAGR in the UK from 2018 to 2019.

•  Around 3,700 medical technology companies operating in the UK today, collectively employing 115,000 people with a total annual turnover of £21 billion

Given UK’s strengths in above areas, the UK stands out as the perfect partner of choice for the Indian Digital Healthcare industry which looks to move up the value chain.

Why attend:

•  Chance to interact with key stakeholders and influencers from the UK digital healthcare industry on key issues/ opportunities in the Healthcare industry and innovative products for the Healthcare industry.

•   Focussed 1:1 B2B meetings with the UK delegation of companies with innovative offers in the above areas through partnership, deal making or investment.

•  Opportunity to see first-hand the UK’s strength in innovation in Digital Healthcare.



Time (GMT)

Opening Remarks
Chris Born- Healthcare UK

8:30 -8:35

Inauguration of the mission - Alan Gemmell, OBE - HMTC South Asia & British Deputy High Commissioner, Western India

08:35- 8:45

Keynote Address - Lord Prior, Chairman NHS England - 'About the NHS and NHS digital'.


Introduction to the Indian delegates


Industry roundtable and pitching session followed by Q &A

09:15 - 10:15

Closing remarks and opening of B2B meetings

10:15 - 10:20

B2B meetings

10:30 - 12:40


Event Details:

Date : 08th December 2020

Time: 08:30 to 12:40 GMT/ 1400 hrs to 1810 hrs IST


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