Join NHS England, Bolton NHS Foundation Trust, Alfresco, SynApps and J4Care for The Open Source VNA Launch on 26 March

Park Plaza Hotel Leeds Exterior 25766022To be held on Thursday, March 26th, Park Plaza Hotel, Boar Lane, City Square, Leeds, LS1 5NS

1:30 – 4:30: followed by cocktails and canapés.

Join us and other like-minded healthcare and technology professionals for an afternoon that will unveil the SynApps Open Source VNA, including key speaker contributions, solution demonstration & live Q&A.



13.30 – 14.00 Registration & Welcome
14.00 – 14.30 Why Open Source within the NHS? – Peter Coates, Open Source Evangelist NHS Health England
14.30 – 15.00 Why is it important to have an Open Source VNA? – Rachel Dunscombe, CIO Bolton NHS Foundation Trust
15.00 – 16.00 VNA – The Open Source Solution
16.00 – 16.30 The zero footprint XDS Viewer for viewing of Electronic Healthcare Records – A demonstration
16.30 – 17.30 Cocktails & Canapés

Key Speakers will include:

  • Rachel Dunscombe, CIO, Bolton NHS Foundation Trust. Rachel has extensive experience in the NHS and Private Sector, is a curator of TEDx events and has a passion for innovation and looking at how we can do things differently and
  • Peter Coates, Open Source Evangelist, NHS England.  Peter will explore and discuss alternative models for health and care organisations to acquire and develop the growing range of Open Source systems that are available and how these solutions can deliver superior and flexible integration and lower costs.

Other speakers will include Mark Winstone from SynApps Solutions & Jean van Vuuren from Alfresco. To register for this event, please visit Alfresco on: