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MedTech Foundation Hackathon 2024

6th Apr 2024
8:00am - 6:00pm (BST)
6th - 7th Apr 2024
8:00am - 6:00pm (BST)
£10 (GBP)
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Attendance certificate available
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National MedTech Hackathon 2024

The MedTech Foundation is thrilled to announce the 4th annual National MedTech Hackathon 2024, taking place in the historic city of Oxford on the 6th and 7th of April. MTF is inviting students, early careers professionals, and enthusiasts from Medicine, STEM, Business, and Design regardless of prior experience to take part in 2 days of intensive, learning, hacking, and competition!

This year, Hack 24 will tackle three themes via real world, unmet clinical needs in Artificial Intelligence, Extended Reality (XR) Technologies, and sustainable practices in medicine. Over 2 days, you and your team will be guided by a series of expert workshops to help you develop your unique product or solution. At the end, pitch your idea to a panel of dragons to win your share of a 300-pound cash prize and further mentoring to bring your solution to the market!

Please note that this event is designed to accommodate everyone regardless of educational background or prior experience. The workshops are designed to give you and your team all the skills you need to participate.

Hack 24 is your gateway to:

  • Interdisciplinary Collaboration: Connect with like-minded individuals from different fields and backgrounds to work together to develop innovative solutions to real world problems.
  • Design Thinking: Engage in speaker sessions and practical workshops on design thinking to equip yourself with the skills needed to develop your unique solution.
  • Industry Insight: Gain invaluable insights from MedTech companies, research institutes, and clinical experts through a series of thought-provoking discussions and panels.
  • Networking Opportunities: Build lasting relationships with industry leaders and fellow innovators in a vibrant community passionate about technology and innovation.

Event Details

Date: 6th - 7th April 2024

Location: 6th April : Oxford Brookes Headington Campus; 7th April : Worcester College - University of Oxford.

Who Should Attend: Students, early-career professionals, healthcare enthusiasts, and anyone interested in MedTech innovation. No prior experience or knowledge is necessary!

Reserve Your Spot

Ready to be part of an unforgettable experience at the National MedTech Hackathon 2024? Save the date, sign up now and be part of the change you wish to see in healthcare.

About The MedTech Foundation

The MedTech Foundation (MTF) is a national non-profit organisation, led by early career professionals. MTF’s goal is to inspire, educate and equip the next generation of healthcare innovators with the skills needed to bring effective and long-lasting change within healthcare. We believe impactful innovation comes through interdisciplinary collaboration that enables everyone to bring their experience, expertise, and insight to the table to solve real-world unmet needs. At MTF, we provide these individuals with the necessary platforms and skills needed to find their place within innovation, through Hackathons, Innovation Programmes, Conferences, and Internship opportunities, to name a few.

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Summary

The MedTech Foundation invites students, early careers professionals, and enthusiasts from various fields to participate in the National MedTech Hackathon 2024. This two-day event offers a platform to tackle unmet clinical needs within Artificial Intelligence, Extended Reality Technologies, and sustainable practices in medicine. Participants will engage in expert-led workshops and get a chance to network with industry leaders while working collaboratively on innovative healthcare solutions. No prior experience is necessary to join, winners will receive mentorship and a share of a 300-pound cash prize.
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Learning objectives

1. To equip attendees with practical knowledge and skills to apply artificial intelligence, extended reality technologies, and sustainable practices in solutions for real-world medical problems. 2. To foster interdisciplinary collaborations among students, professionals, and enthusiasts from medicine, STEM, business, and design fields. 3. To provide participants with hands-on experience in design-thinking methodologies, enabling them to develop innovative healthcare solutions. 4. To facilitate insightful conversations and learning opportunities with leading medtech companies, research institutes, and clinical experts. 5. To enhance networking skills of attendees by providing opportunities to connect with industry leaders and fellow innovators in the MedTech space.
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