Future Hospital

Future Hospital Show 2024 London, England
9th December

Step into the Future: Your Invitation to GIANT’s Future Hospital Show 2024!

Close your eyes and envision the hospital of your dreams. Picture a place where technology seamlessly intertwines with compassionate care, where every aspect is meticulously designed to enhance patient experiences and empower medical professionals. Now, open your eyes to the Future Hospital Show, where this vision becomes reality.

Join us on a journey into the heart of healthcare innovation, where the evolution of NHS spaces meets the ever-changing needs of the UK population.

Discover how smart technologies are revolutionising hospital operations, delve into the transformative power of personalised medicine and feel the excitement as you explore the virtual hospital, where boundaries dissolve, and patient treatment extends beyond traditional walls.

But perhaps most importantly, witness the human side of healthcare as we delve into the wellbeing of our healthcare heroes. Learn how supporting our medical professionals ensures not only their satisfaction but also the sustainability of our healthcare systems.

Don't just imagine the future of healthcare—experience it at the Future Hospital Show 2024. Your path to pioneering progress begins now.

Future Hospital Show - Agenda 2024


Session Title and Description

9:45 - 10:00

Welcome from our chairman


Professor Shafi Ahmed,
Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, Barts Health NHS Trust

10:00 - 10:45

The Human Equation vs. the Algorithm: Shaping a Future of Care in the Smart Hospital

Join us for a panel discussion on the Future Smart Hospital, where we'll explore what makes a hospital "smart" and how this is changing healthcare. Learn about the role of AI and advanced technologies in improving patient care and hospital efficiency. We'll discuss the balance between human decision-making and algorithms, and how collaboration between healthcare professionals and AI can enhance patient outcomes. This session is designed for NHS Chief Technology Officers, Chief Clinical Officers, Chief Information Officers, and technology leaders involved in AI and transformation, as well as procurement staff and healthcare-focused businesses applying AI to products and services for doctors.


Professor Shafi Ahmed,
Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, Barts Health NHS Trust
10:45 - 11:30

Leveraging Smart Technology in hospitals: Enhancing Efficiency, Financial Sustainability, and Patient Safety.

In today's rapidly evolving healthcare landscape, leveraging smart technology is not just an option—it's a necessity. Join us as we explore the cutting-edge smart technologies revolutionising hospital operations. From AI-driven diagnostics to automated workflows and smarter resource utilisation, discover how these innovations can enhance efficiency, ensure financial sustainability, and significantly improve patient safety.
Our experts will provide actionable insights on seamlessly integrating these technologies into your practice, creating a hospital fit for the future. Don’t miss this opportunity to delve into the future of hospital management and learn how to build a technologically advanced, sustainable, and safe healthcare environment.
11:30 - 12:15

‘Say HI to AI in GI’: Empowering Endoscopy & Gastro Workflow Automation AI is vital in clinical medicine, especially in gastrointestinal endoscopy. AI-assisted systems aid in colonoscope insertion, detecting bleeding, inflammation, and identifying early cancer signs. Colorectal polyp detection, with high sensitivity and accuracy, matches expert human endoscopists. AI enhances procedure efficiency and optimise resource allocation in hospitals. Further research is needed to integrate AI into endoscopy platforms and train gastroenterologists for workflow automation.

Chair person:

Bobby Prasad, MBBS
Consultant Gastroenterologist and Endoscopist

Pradeep Bhandari, MBBS
Professor of Gastroenterology at University of Portsmouth
12:15 - 13:00

Personalised & Patient-Centred Care: Treating Individuals, not just the Disease

Join us as we delve into the transformative potential of personalised medicine in hospital settings where we will discover how hospitals can harness the power of genomic sequencing and tailored treatment plans, enabling healthcare providers to deliver care that is not only more precise and effective but also more compassionate. In this session, we will explore practical strategies for integrating personalised medicine into hospital workflows. Learn from leading experts about the latest technologies and methodologies that are making personalised care a reality whilst discussing the challenges and opportunities associated with adopting personalised medicine in hospitals. Don't miss this opportunity to be at the forefront of a healthcare revolution that puts the individual at the heart of care.
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch and Networking
14:30 - 15:15

The virtual hospital: How Tech is Revolutionising Patient Treatment Beyond Hospital Walls

From telemedicine to remote patient monitoring, discover how cutting-edge advancements are redefining the boundaries of hospital care. Learn how virtual hospitals can prevent admissions and enable early discharges without compromising patient safety, addressing critical hospital capacity issues. Explore the future of healthcare where virtual hospitals are not just a concept but a reality, enhancing patient treatment and ensuring continuous, high-quality care beyond traditional settings. Don’t miss this opportunity to delve into creating a seamless, patient-centred, and technologically advanced healthcare environment, perfectly poised to meet the demands of the NHS of tomorrow.

15:15 - 16:00

‘Slower than handwriting:’ How digital systems fail to deliver time savings to users, and what we can do about it.

Digital transformation often promises to make things “faster and more efficient” for clinicians. The reality could not be more different. In practice, current digital systems are slower than the handwritten alternative. Currently, healthcare IT systems are failing to create time saving benefits to its users but instead contributing to inefficiency within the NHS. This panel explores how have we ended up in this situation, and what can we do about it now.

16:00 - 16:45

How can we look after patients if we don’t look after ourselves? A deep dive into Wellbeing and Healthcare Staff Retention

Let's face it: If we're not looking out for ourselves, how can we expect to give our patients the best care possible? Our expert panel will explore innovative strategies to enhance the wellbeing of healthcare professionals, ensuring they are supported, valued, and equipped to provide the best possible care. We'll examine the latest MedTech innovations and funding opportunities that prioritise staff relaxation, mental health support, and overall wellbeing. Discover actionable insights into how these initiatives can lead to long-term retention of healthcare staff, significantly impacting the quality of patient care and the sustainability of our future healthcare force. This session is a must-attend for NHS managers, Chief Nursing Officers, HR professionals, MedTech innovators, and anyone dedicated to building a sustainable future for healthcare. Join us to learn how supporting our healthcare heroes today will ensure a resilient and effective NHS for tomorrow.

16:45 - 17:30

The Future of Medicine: Where MedTech & Education combine to last a lifetime.

Step into the future of medicine with our captivating discussion on MedTech innovations and lifelong education. Discover how future hospitals are seamlessly integrating training for the next generation of healthcare professionals, while leveraging digital tools to enhance workforce efficiency and elevate patient care. From reimagining medical school curricula to on-the-job training in cutting-edge technologies, we'll show you how clinicians can evolve into so much more than the labels on their lanyards. Don't miss this opportunity to explore the forefront of medical advancement as we unveil how collaboration creates true pioneers in healthcare.
Who is this conference for?

Who should attend in 2024?

Calling all NHS clinicians with a passion for progress, hospital administrators with an eye for improvement, and patients with insights that can revolutionise care – picture yourself among a vibrant community of innovators, where ideas ignite and solutions take flight.

But the spotlight doesn't end there. Digital healthcare pioneers and medical supply vendors, your expertise is vital. Join us in weaving the fabric of tomorrow's healthcare landscape with your solutions, collaborating with Chief NHS providers to elevate patient care to new heights.

The Future Hospital Show isn't just an event—it's a beacon of possibility. Here, we champion innovation, foster collaboration, and pave the way for a healthcare revolution. From clinical leaders to procurement staff, patients to vendors, administrators to technology innovators, your presence is more than an invitation—it's an opportunity to sculpt a brighter future for healthcare, one partnership at a time.

The Future Hospital show will highlight and champion innovations and technologies, and enable wider collaboration among experts and technology innovators to improve patient care and achieve better outcomes at lower cost.

The Future Hospital Show 2024 brings together NHS Clinical leaders, hospital procurement staff, patients, vendors, and administrators to have conversations and inspire solutions and partnerships that will direct the healthcare landscape to where it needs to be.

Last Year's Standout Speakers: Igniting Innovation and Setting the Stage for Change

Giant Health Speaker

Rajesh Sivaprakasam

Consulant Transplant and Robotic Surgeon

Bartshealth NHS trust

Giant Health Speaker

Engin Demirel,

Olympus EMEA Business Unit Manager, Moderator

Giant Health Speaker

Dr. Maria Pellise,

Hospital Cliníc de Barcelona, Physician

Giant Health Speaker

Dr. Ed Seward,

University College London Hospital, Director of Endoscopy

Giant Health Speaker

Alastair Walker,

Owner & Consultant, Lorit Consultancy

Giant Health Speaker

Paul Mussenden,

Chief Executive Officer, Cydar Medical

Giant Health Speaker

Dr. Chindu Kabir

CEO, Post Op

Giant Health Speaker

Jan Heyligers,

Vascular Surgeon

Giant Health Speaker

Keith Errey,

CEO, Isansys

Giant Health Speaker

Tim Murdoch,

Cambridge Design Partnership Business Development Lead – Digital Products

Giant Health Speaker

Tautvydas Karitonas,

TestLabs, Managing Director

Giant Health Speaker

Michael Bell,

Partner, Acorn Compliance

Giant Health Speaker

Dominic Jaques,

UK & European Patent Attorney, Gill Jennings & Every LLP

Giant Health Speaker

Verena Wieser,

Medical Device Consultant, Lorit Consultancy

Giant Health Speaker

Jack Severs,

Senior Associate , Gill Jennings & Every LLP

Giant Health Speaker

Dr. Dylan Attard,

Co-Founder & CEO, Med-Tech World


GIANT Health’s Board of Advisors

Our advisors who are collaborating with us on building the most impressive and worthwhile show
Giant Health Speaker

Dr Keith Grimes

Digital Health & Innovation Consultant

Curistica Ltd

Giant Health Speaker

Lee Gutcher

Lead Programme Manager

NHS North Center London ICB

Giant Health Speaker

Liam Cahill

Advisor to national bodies, local providers and healthtech companies

Founder of Together Digital

Giant Health Speaker

Dr Rima Makarem

ICB Chair Bedfordshire,

Luton and Milton Keynes Integrated Care Board

Giant Health Speaker

Cr. Tazeen Rizvi

Director, Xeven Solutions LTD

Giant Health Speaker

Professor Dame Lesley Regan

Women’s Health Ambassador England