Medilink South West Healthcare Innovation Awards 2019


On behalf of Medilink South West, the South West Academic Health Science Network and the West of England Academic Health Science Network we would like to invite you to the 2019 Medilink South West Healthcare Innovation Awards and Networking Event to celebrate the vitality of the Health and Life Science sector in the South West.

This event will be held on Thursday the 28th March in the Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter (18.00 – 20.30). The awards will be the climax of a networking evening where applicants will have an opportunity to do a pitch to the audience and investors. There will be a welcome drink, a buffet, exciting conversations and the possibility to discover new opportunities.

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Please take the opportunity to enter your company for one or more of the awards shown below:

Outstanding Achievement:

To demonstrate a significant achievement of the business, that has had an impact on the business.

Export Achievement:

To demonstrate a substantial growth in export sales over the last year – taking in to account size of company and the type of business.


The company must have an innovative product that not only has made an impact on the market but also on the business.


Applicants for this award must have clearly identified the market opportunity and developed an excellent plan for developing the business.

Partnership with the NHS:

The company must have established a good collaborative/ partnership approach which addresses a significant need.

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Submission Deadline: Friday the 8th March 2019

The winners of each category of the regional awards will be entered into and sponsored to attend the prestigious Medilink National Awards being held in Birmingham on Wednesday the 15th May 2019.

Otherwise please come along to the event to network and to see the magnificent Royal Albert Memorial Museum which is Exeter’s most visited cultural attraction and a unique Grade II listed building that combines Victorian splendour with contemporary spaces. Perhaps take a table top display or a sponsorship opportunity.

Attendance at the event: £45 per person
Table top display: £100 (includes 1 free attendee)
Award sponsor: £300 (includes 2 free attendees)
Event sponsor: £500 (includes 2 free attendees)

For sponsorship details please contact

We look forward to seeing you on the 28th March in Exeter.

All best wishes,

Prof Richard Luxton

Managing Director of Medilink South West