Add to Calendar Europe/London DD/MM/YYYY 5/9/2018 14:305/9/2018 19:00FORUM annual lecture 2018Prince Philip House, 3 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5DG

This event is jointly organised by the Royal Academy of Engineering and The Academy of Medical Sciences.

The Academy of Medical Sciences’ FORUM provides an independent platform for senior leaders from across academia, industry, government, and the charity, healthcare and regulatory sectors to come together and take forward national discussions on scientific opportunities, technology trends and associated strategic choices for healthcare and other life sciences sectors.

The Lecture will provide an opportunity for Academy Fellows, invited guests and members of the public hear senior figures in the field explore the potential of advances in medical technology and engineering to transform research and development and healthcare across the patient pathway, from tissue engineering and diagnostics through to AI and clinical pathways.

Keynote speaker:

Dr Omar Ishrak, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Medtronic


Professor Alison Noble OBE FREng FRS, Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of Oxford

Professor Sebastien Ourselin, Head of the School of Biomedical Engineering & Imaging Sciences, King's College London

Professor Lionel Tarassenko CBE FREng FMedSci, Chair in Electrical Engineering, University of Oxford

Professor Chris Taylor OBE FREng, Professor of Medical Biophysics and Professor of Computer Science, University of Manchester


The lecture will be followed by a drinks reception for all guests. You can register free for the lecture via The Academy of Medical Sciences website and please note that there are a limited number of places, allocated on a first-come first-served basis.