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Day One Speakers


Across three mornings (11:00 to 12:30) Digital Health and Social Care will explore how can we accelerate digital transformation in health and care, harnessing the astonishing advances made in the use technology in the Covid response

With thanks to our Partners NDL and Blue Prism for supporting this UKAuthority event

DAY 1 - Wednesday, 12 May,  11:00 to 12:30

Host and moderator: Helen Olsen Bedford, UKAuthority


David Maguire, Senior Analyst - Policy, The King's Fund
Shaping the future of digital technology in health and social careThe King’s Fund have brought together the latest evidence for how emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence, smartphones, wearable devices and the internet of things are being used within care settings around the world. It also considers a set of potential futures to distil factors driving change and what this means for leaders now

Marc Hadwin, University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust
Low code and apps give hospital agile advantage in Covid response: The pandemic has brought many requirements which have needed to be built and adapted quickly. Marc Hadwin's presentation will cover how using the FX and MX tools, Morecambe Bay have implemented a number of applications which have supported. The organisations response for Vaccine Administration, Lateral Flow reporting, and Antibody and Swab testing. The low code tools have allowed Morecambe Bay to adapt as requirements have rapidly changed

Pat Marren, Business Manager, NDL 


Russ Charlesworth, Practice Director - Health and Social Care, Socitm

 Panel discussion  
 Digital Health & Social Care partners

  Blue Prism is the global leader in intelligent automation for the enterprise, transforming the way work is done. At Blue Prism, we have users in over 150 countries in more than 1,800 businesses, including Fortune 500 and public sector organisations, that are creating value with new ways of working, unlocking efficiencies, and returning millions of hours of work back into their businesses. Our Digital Workforce is smart, secure, scalable and accessible to all; freeing up humans to re-imagine work. 
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NDL's Our goal is clear – “To aid digital transformation in the public sector, for the public good”. We believe in the manageable evolution of processes to drive efficiencies, liberate information, and improve experiences for those that both deliver and use our public services.  

Over the past 30 years, NDL Software Limited is proud to have made a tangible contribution to the public sector in its drive towards digital transformation. Experienced in the delivery of end-to-end solutions, NDL is continuously building upon its RPA platform with the capabilities of AI cognitive services and NDL’s front-end technology tools. From NHS Trusts, Housing Associations, Police, Education to Local Government, at NDL, we believe in giving time back to services by eliminating wasteful practices, such as rekeying, with the use of RPA and importantly, making information easily available to frontline services, when and where it’s needed. 

NDL’s end-to-end transformation products and services allow organisations to free up capacity behind the scenes. This means allowing staff to focus on the tasks that matter. A true Digital Transformation capability built upon and fully integrated with current systems, boosting the power of existing investments and services. We remain committed to working alongside our public sector community to make both front-end and back-end transformation as simple, cost-efficient and accessible as possible. 

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