Adrian Smith

Director, Digital Transformation, NHS, NHS Arden and Greater East Midlands Care Commissioning Unit, NHS

Adrian Smith

Speaker Bio


Adrian Smith leads the healthcare workstream for West Midlands 5G (WM5G).  WM5G has a clear remit to accelerate the rollout of 5G within the region and second test, prove and scale new 5G services in key sectors such as transport, manufacturing, healthcare; areas where the region has key strengths and where 5G can make a difference in transforming productivity.

Adrian is passionate about the potential to transform healthcare using connectivity - shifting care from the clinic and into the community and home. For the past six years Adrian has pursued this agenda both from within the NHS, in his role as a digital transformation lead, and through advisory and support roles in the Satellite Applications Catapult and, more recently, in WM5G limited.