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Investing in Health Tech

Tuesday 16th May 2023 | Online

Agenda

welcome: 10:00 – 10:10

Introduction to Investing in Health Tech

UKBAA’s Executive Chair Jenny Tooth will kick Future Forward off by setting the scene and providing an overview of what to expect from the day’s discussions.

 
Jenny Tooth
Jenny Tooth OBE
Executive Chair
UKBAA
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keynote: 10:10 – 10:25

Innovation & opportunity: What health tech investors are looking for in 2023?

Hear from Pam Garside, Chair of Cambridge Angels, as she explores the latest tech innovations making waves in the healthcare sector. During this talk, Pam will also touch on what investors are looking for in 2023 when investing in health tech. 

Pam Garside
Chair
Cambridge Angels
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panel: 10:25 – 11:20

Leveraging the power of technology to disrupt health care

This panel will explore emerging areas of health tech that offer some of the biggest opportunities for investors. From what exciting technologies are converging to what new innovations have the potential to disrupt the UK health care industry, this panel will delve into what challenges the sector faces, future predictions for the sector, where they’re investing and more.

Will Gibbs
Healthtech Partner
Octopus Ventures
Molly Gilmartin
Investment Manager
AlbionVC
John Milad
Partner, Co-Head of Healthcare Ventures
Downing LLP
Pam Garside
Chair
Cambridge Angels
 
Jenny Tooth
Jenny Tooth OBE
Executive Chair
UKBAA 
Moderator
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fireside chat: 11:20 – 11:50

A deep dive into the high growth journey of a health tech innovator

This fireside chat will explore the high growth journey of a Health Tech founder and one of the investors that backs them. For this session, we’re thrilled to welcome Playfair Capital and their portfolio company, Qureight, to join us for an exciting discussion exploring the ins and outs of growing a Digital Health business and the integral role early-stage funding plays. 

Jeevan Sunner
Associate
Playfair
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Muhunthan Thillai
CEO & Co-founder
Qureight
pitch presentations: 11:50 – 12:25

Quick Fire Pitches From Health Tech Innovators

Hear quick fire pitches from carefully selected businesses in the health tech space, hosted by Chris Hill, Investment Programme Coordinator at SETSquared.


          Milbotix


     Radii Devices


           SPRYT


         Occuity

The pitch presentations will be available on the UKBAA member’s DealShare platform in due course. 

closing remarks: 12:25 – 12:30

Closing remarks from UKBAA’s Managing Director

Rod Beer will wrap up a day filled with brilliant insights and expertise from leading investors and industry experts.

 
Roderick Beer
Managing Director
UKBAA
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