UK’s first live meditech event of 2021 to open in Liverpool on 17 May

Paul Colston | CMW

European Health-Tech Innovation Week, will run as a major live event in Liverpool, 17-21 May. The ACC Liverpool will be the venue, before the series of live and virtual events moves on to Berlin, Paris, Barcelona and Stockholm. Organiser GIANT Health said it chose Liverpool to launch its landmark event because of the thriving regional medical technology industry in the North West of England. Barry Shrier, GIANT Health founder, said: “ACC Liverpool is the ideal place for European Health-Tech Innovation Week. The city and the whole region is home to leading academic and medical institutions and a strong medical technology industry, as well as having a global reputation for innovation, manufacturing and outstanding hospitality.” Professor Shafi Ahmed (pictured), the noted futurist and multi-award-winning cancer surgeon working at The Royal London Hospital, and who chairs GIANT will give the welcoming address at the Liverpool event. He said: “After a year of lockdowns the British government is permitting the resumption of proper business face-to-face gatherings, conferences and exhibitions. On the very first day that this is permitted, GIANT Health is aiming to lead the way to help reopen society. We aim to celebrate the incredible work carried out by healthcare workers and...

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