Cloud Solutions 2019
flexible and accessible cloud solutions for the NHS and beyond
Thursday 12th December
One Great George Street, Westminster, London SW1P 3AA
Registration 08.30 – 09.30
Plenary session commences 09.30
Chair: Rachel Murphy, Chief Executive Officer, Difrent
Rob McNally, Head of City ICT Strategy and Solutions, Leeds City Council
Rachael Colley, Procurement Solutions and Innovation Manager, NHS SBS
Following a 30 minute refreshment and networking break the day continues with a series of case study based presentations/seminars on subjects including but not limited to:
The future application of Cloud within the health service and potential to harness innovation, eg data-driven technologies such as AI
Benefits of migrating to Cloud within the public sector
Cloud architecture – tooling, benefits of public Cloud, replacing legacy infrastructure
Privacy and data security – managing/storing data: risks, best practice, legalities, cyber security standards
Collaboration – open standards, secure identity and interoperability
The new healthtech landscape – accessing new innovations and the new tech ecosystem
Health and care outcomes – impact of digital and tech for patients
Challenges of migrating to Cloud within the public sector
Digital transformation – overcoming obstacles/barriers
Please note agenda, speakers and timings may be subject to change
Venue Information: Set in a magnificent Grade II listed, four-domed, Edwardian building the conference centre is very close to the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace and St James’s Park.
How to Reach Us
By London Underground
Both Westminster (Exit 6) on the District, Circle and Jubilee lines, and St James’s Park on the District and Circle lines, are just 5 minutes walk away. For more information, visit the Transport for London website.
Walking Directions from Westminster Tube (exit 6)
When you arrive at the top of the stairs you will be on Whitehall. Turn around (as if you were to walk back down the stairs) you are now facing Parliament Square. Walk around to the right onto Great George Street until you come to two sets of traffic lights. Cross over both and continue walking straight down Great George Street for about 1 minute. One Great George Street is the last building on the corner of Great George Street and Storey’s Gate. The building is also the home of the Institution of Civil Engineers.
The nearest Blue Badge disabled parking bay is located on Matthew Parker Street (drive down Storey’s Gate to the west of the venue and take the second right). Alternatively, a little further away, there are bays on Old Queen Street and Queen Anne’s Gate. These Blue Badge bays offer free parking for up to 4 hours between 08.30 and 18.30 Mon-Fri and unlimited parking at any other time. Please see Westminster Council‘s website for further information.
A River Bus Service runs every 20 minutes during peak time from Embankment to Woolwich Arsenal; the nearest pier to us is the London Eye.
The nearest car parks provided by Q-Park are located in Abingdon Street and on the south side of Trafalgar Square. Limited meter parking is also available in and around adjacent streets.
The nearest TFL bike hire docking station is 0.4miles away on Abby Orchard Street. Click on the Cycle for Hire website and type in our post code SW1P 3AA. If your bike folds our cloak room can hold approximately 5 bikes at one time.
London’s mainline stations at Waterloo, Victoria and Charing Cross are minutes away by foot or by Underground. For further information visit the National Rail website.
Numerous bus routes pass within a 1-2 minute walk of One Great George Street. Bus routes stopping near Parliament Square include: 3, 11, 12, 24, 53, 87, 88, 148, 159, 211 and 453. For further information visit the Transport for London website.
Main entrance – 51 30.0822 N and 0 07.7500 W and Princes Mews – 51 30.0420 N and 0 07.7185 W
One Great George Street lies within the charging area. For more information, including charges, visit the Transport for London website.
There are many hotels near the venue to suit a range of budgets: