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UK Assistive and Caretech Market Entryworkshop

21 September 2023
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Gain insights into new business opportunities for Danish assistive and care tech companies in the UK

Date
21 September 2023
Time
9:00 – 12:00
Venue
Eigtveds Pakhus
Strandgade 25D
Copenhagen
Denmark
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Price
Free

Are you interested in how to enter the UK market? The Embassy of Denmark in London is hosting a free UK market entry workshop in Copenhagen with focus on business and export opportunities within the assistive tech, elderly care and care tech sector the UK.

The UK have recently launched the first national strategy for Medical Technologies, showing a heightened interest for welfare, and assistive technologies. The strategy and the current NHS backlog have created a strengthened focus on the need and value provided by means of medical and assistive technologies. The national health system demand thus provides a unique opportunity to showcase and position innovative Danish solutions and strongholds.

This workshop will include presentations and Q&A-sessions on the opportunities on the UK market with representatives from patient associations, as well as individual guidance on Brexit regulation. Market Access experts will be answering your questions about export registration, the free trade agreement (TCA) and UKCA marking. Lastly, the programme will help prepare delegates to partake and meet byers, NHS trusts and care homes at our joint visit to the OTShow (Nov 22-23).

The workshop will leave you with a better understanding of how your products can address the needs of the British healthcare system and how to navigate some of the negative effects and uncertainties after Brexit.

Why Join?

  • Introduction to the UK market for assistive tech, elderly care and care tech
  • Unique opportunity to meet and receive feedback from UK patient associations
  • Learn about post Brexit requirements and certifications, UKCA marking and UK
    responsible person (UKRP)

Program:

  • 09.00: Welcome and Coffee
  • 09.30: Presentation and Q&A session on market opportunities with patient associations
  • 10.15: Introduction and guidance to changes in regulation post Brexit by the Market
    Access Team
  • 11.00: Presentation and discussion of opportunities for Danish companies at the OT show
    (Nov. 22-23 )
  • 11.30: Lunch and network

Practical information


The event will take place at the Eigtveds Pakhus, Strandgade 25D, Copenhagen on September 21st 2023 from 09.00-12.00. Refreshments will be served during the event including a light lunch.

For more information and sign up, please contact Natasha Granzow at [email protected]

Deadline for registration is Friday, September 15

The Royal Danish Embassy is a highly valued corporate member of the Association. Please visit their membership profile.