Annual Spark Summit 16th June 2022

The HSE Spark Innovation Programme are delighted to invite you to the annual Spark Summit 2022 which will be held at the Clayton Hotel, Sir John Rogerson’s Quay, Dublin 2, on the 16th June.

Spark Summit 2022 is a unique health innovation conference for healthcare staff, industry and academics. The summit focuses on the exciting innovations that are transforming the ways that we provide care! It is a one-day conference comprising of inspirational keynotes, panel discussions and debates. Themes for the summit include:

  1. Frontline Innovation
  2. The Importance of Design
  3. Emerging Health Technologies

The event will bring together a mix of influential decision-makers, nurses, consultants, doctors, nurse and midwives, health and social care professionals, senior hospital management, innovators and students.

Speakers will include Martin Ryan, Lecturer in Design Innovation with National College of Art & Design, Siobhan Manning with Service Innovation and Design Lead at Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Charlie Bird Journalist & Broadcaster and more. A full schedule will be announced in the upcoming weeks.

The summit will also host an Exhibition of 15 of Ireland’s top companies in the healthcare sector who will be demonstrating their products and allowing attendees a first glimpse into what is coming down the line in the tech industry.

Alongside that, the event will include the first HSE-Spark Frontline Innovation Awards, an awards ceremony to celebrate 40 innovative projects and the creativity and sheer excellence of our frontline staff.

Lastly, Innovators of the HSE will have the opportunity to submit Posters for the Spark Innovation Programme’s Poster Competition – the call for abstracts is now OPEN!

***To register your attendance for the event, please follow the link here and use the code ‘weHSCP’ to claim your discount.***

If you have any questions or queries, please contact spark@hse.ie and make sure to follow our Twitter @ProgrammeSpark.