The European Business Council for Africa

Investment, Technologies, Digital Health and Partnership Opportunities for Resilient Health Systems, Quality Patient Care and Services

Join us for the virtual SSCG UK - Africa Healthcare Forum on Thursday, 25 March 2021 as we explore and discuss "Investment, Technologies, Digital Health and Partnership Opportunities for Resilient Health Systems , Quality Patient Care and Services " in Africa for UK organisations, companies, investors, entrepreneurs and suppliers. 

20+ Speakers

500+ Attendees

100+ Companies represented


SESSION 1 11:00 - 13:00 GMT

Strengthening Africa's Healthcare Systems Resilience and Innovation

  • Strengthening Africa's healthcare systems through partnerships PPPs for resilience
  • Transforming healthcare delivery and collaboration beyond COVID-19 to improve quality care and services
  • Accelerating innovation and healthcare digitalisation to improve access and progress towards universal health coverage (UHC) 
  • Strengthening healthcare service delivery performance and quality in Africa
  • Establishing profitable and sustainable UK-Africa healthcare supply chain, investment relations and trade channels.
  • System thinking: Healthcare system engineering, transformation and improvement
  • Innovation and connected healthcare through the crisis
  • Regulatory framework and implementation
  • Investment, Technologies, Digital Health and Partnership Opportunities in respect of Quality Patient Care, Governance, Patient Safety and Experience

SESSION 2 13:00 - 15:00 GMT

Investment, Financing and Trade Opportunities 

  • Healthcare investment, telemedicine and digital health opportunities 
  • Investing and financing sustainable healthcare infrastructure, technologies, integrated management systems and pharmaceutical value chain
  • Mobilising adequate funding for health services
  • Opportunities in the private health sector, healthcare tourism and pharmaceutical industry
  • Healthcare infrastructure development and construction projects
  • Healthcare insurance systems 



H.E Dr. Bernard Haufiku - Fmr Minister at the Ministry of Health Namibia, Special Advisor to the President and Founder & Chair of Africa Public Health Foundation

H.E Ahunna Eziakonwa - Regional Director for Africa at UNDP

Hon Lord Dolar Popat - British Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy for Uganda, Rwanda and DRC

Rt Hon Lord Michael Bates - British Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy for Ethiopia


Dr. Kate Tulenko - Chair Of The Board Of Directors at Corvus Health, Member, Global Future Council on Longevity at World Economic Forum and Adjunct Professor, Department of Health Systems at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Prof Rotimi Jaiyesimi - Associate Medical Director for Patient Safety and Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital and Visiting Professor, Faculty of Law at the University of Ibadan

Dr Ify Okocha - Executive Medical Director and Deputy Chief Executive at Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust

Dr. Mohamed El Sahili - CEO at SF Group, CEO / CVO at Medland Health Services Zambia and Board of Director at Africa Healthcare Federation

Dr Brighton Chireka - International Health Consultant, GP Partner & Clinical lead of SKC CCG, a Fellow of the Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management, founding Chairperson of Zimbabwean Diaspora Health Alliance (ZDHA)

Chris Dzikiti - Head of Programmes, Transformation & Delivery at NHS England & Improvement

Joy Ncomile Ruwodo - Director, Public Affairs (Africa Region) at The END Fund

Dr. Manal Ghazzawi - CEO of Citiglobe Pharmacies Ltd, Founder of knowHep Foundation Sierra Leone, Member of the National Drug Expert Committee and National Clinical expert for validation and formulation of Standard treatment guidelines, Sierra Leone

Dr Ola Brown - Founder of Flying Doctors Healthcare Investment Group

Salim Hasham - Executive Chairman - Health Services International, Former SVP Johns Hopkins Medicine International; VP Health Services Aga Khan University Health System; CEO - Hawaii Medical Centers Health System

Dr Ian Clarke – Founder and Board Member at Kiwoko Hospital, Chairman of Uganda Healthcare Federation (UHF), Board Member of East Africa Healthcare Federation (EAHF) and Africa Healthcare Federation (AHF) and Chairman of International Medical Group (Uganda)

Dr. Belgrad Kenne - Deputy Chief Executive Officer at The Karen Hospital

Dr Skhumbuzo Ngozwana - President & CEO at Kiara Health and Board Member at South African Medical Devices Industry Association, Chairman of the National Association of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers of South Africa and and founding member of the Federation of African Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (FAPMA)

Dr Mwenya Kasonde - Global Health Consultant and Thought Leader

Micheal Kimbi - Country Director, Cameroon at UK Department for International Trade

Ms Njide Ndili - Country Director, PharmAccess Foundation, Vice President at The Healthcare Federation of Nigeria (HFN), Commissioner for Governing health futures 2030 and Selection Committee Member at Nigeria Health Excellence Awards

Racey Muchilwa - Country President & Head, Novartis Sub-Saharan Africa

Evelyn Castle - Executive Director and Co-Founder at eHealth Africa and Chairman of the Board at EHA Clinics


You can register here.

Source: SSCG Consulting