The realisation of the future health and social care vision hinges on interoperability. As innovative care models continue to emerge and develop, the demand for improved information sharing becomes increasingly evident. Come and join us for an evening of talks and networking as we explore the challenges and opportunities of interoperability.

In partnership with Leeds Community Foundation, we will have the opportunity to raise funds for local communities across Leeds.


  • 17:30 Welcome drinks
  • 18:00 The current HealthTech landscape, why do we need to crack interoperability? Lauren Bevan, Head of Healthcare Strategy, BJSS
  • 18:10 Interoperability, integration and data sharing...joining the dots
    Richard Irvine, Chief Data Officer, NHS West Yorkshire ICB
  • 18:30 Food & networking
  • 19:00 Introduction to Leeds Community Foundation Cleveland Henry, Group Delivery & Deployment Director, EMIS & Trustee of Leeds Community Foundation
  • 19:10 How NHS England are developing their API platform for simpler integration Will Jackson, NHSE Head of API Management and Platform Engineering
  • 19:30 Closing remarks, drinks and networking

Photography and filming may take place at the event. Please contact [email protected] or speak to one of our team on arrival if you do not want to be photographed/filmed. For any dietary requirements please contact [email protected]