Augmenting Reality - April 2018 - INDUSTRY FOCUS: AR/VR/AI IN HEALTHCARE

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 18:30
Augmenting Reality

6:30pm - 6:50pm...Register & Networking

6:50pm - 8:20pm...Live Presentations

Matt Leatherbarrow, CTO - Medical Realities (
The Medical Realities Platform delivers high-quality surgical training using Virtual Reality. Become immersed while world-class surgeons teach in their interactive modules. Medical Realities is supported by industry partners to ensure their modules are curriculum-led and of exceptional quality.

Dr Bijen Patel, fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
He has obtained training in General Surgery as well as higher specialist training in Laparoscopic and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery. He pioneered the Masters course in Surgical Skills and Sciences at Queen Mary, University of London and has set up a "Virtual Reality Surgical Simulation Centre" for training surgeons.

Barry Shrier, founder of GIANT Health Event (
The GIANT (Global Innovation and New Technology) Health Event is an unmissable “Innovation conference, immersive workshops, and Beanstalks (a global startup competition for prizes)”, showcasing leading health technologies from around the world and accelerating innovation.
+ Q&A conducted by Steve Dann.

8.20pm - 8.30pm... Steve Dann - What's new in AR and VR

Live Stream will be available on the night via and

You can connect to us via and for requests and questions

Venue notes: PLEASE NOTE THE VENUE HAS CHANGED. We will be in the Darwin Building, specifically in the Darwin Lecture Theatre which is room B40.

Nearest tubes are Euston Square, Warren Street and Goodge Street. Russell Square is a 12 minute walk. Numerous buses stop opposite including the 10, 14, 24, 29, 73, 134, 390. Euston BR station is an 11 minute walk and Kings Cross 15’.

University College London, Darwin Lecture Theatre B40, The Darwin Building,

Gower Street, WC1E 6BT.