From nerd to pioneer – how your technical skills can make a real difference
Myton St, Hull HU1 2PS, UK
Over recent years the image of the IT professional has changed immensely. Gone are the days of the images portrayed by the popular TV series ‘The IT Crowd’. IT is no longer about turning it off and on again or speaking in our own language.
Whilst the industry will always need coding geniuses there is an ever-growing need for people who can exploit the consumer market by using technology which is now commonplace in people’s homes.
This session will provide an insight into some of the innovations which are being used within the Health and Social Care sector to try to make a real difference to people’s lives.
A recent example of the commitment by the four regional CCGs and the East Riding of Yorkshire Council to think differently is The Humber Care Tech Challenge -https://www.humbercaretech.co.uk