About NICE 2020



Welcome to the NICE Annual Conference 2020

NICE 2020: Connecting evidence, people and practice showcases the latest developments in clinical improvement, health technologies and patient-centred quality care.  

Bringing frontline staff and leaders from across health and care together with the life sciences, health tech and digital sectors, the event outlines the innovations shaping health and care, together with practical advice for those on the frontline of delivering high-quality care. 

The programme will explore topics ranging from the challenges of following the evidence, to how climate change, artificial intelligence and genetics will impact the health and care landscape. 

NICE 2020 packs 12 hours of content into just one day:

  • Renowned keynote speakers, including conference host, clinician and broadcaster Dr Phil Hammond​
  • The complexities of over-diagnosis and how the health care system can respond to health risks around heart disease, stroke and respiratory disease​
  • The post Brexit world: explore the practical implications for the NHS and the role of global regulators
  • Meet your NICE Field Team representatives and learn how our guidance can be used at the heart of integrated care in your area

Plus, find out how NICE guidance and quality standards are being used to make a difference to people’s lives, at the 2020 NICE Shared Learning Awards on Tuesday 10 November at 7pm at the Hilton Manchester Deansgate. Join us to hear how colleagues from across the UK are putting NICE guidance and standards into practice. 

Save on your conference place by booking before Friday 20 March! Please click 'Register' on the menu bar and follow the registration process.

Ticket category

Early bird price (exc VAT)

Standard price (exc VAT) from 20 March 2020

Public sector conference pass



Private sector conference pass



Third sector and patient/carer/public conference pass



Pre-conference networking reception and Shared Learning Awards (10 November) - Spaces are limited and allocated on a first come, first serve basis

Included in conference price

Included in conference price


If you have any questions or queries please contact the NICE Conference Team: email nice@dodsgroup.com or call 020 7593 5500.


Why attend?

  • Join us to hear from our new Chair and Chief Executive, who will be in conversation with Dr Phil Hammond​
  • Come along to our Shared Learning and poster zone to discover how health and care professionals are successfully using NICE standards and guidance across the country. Take hints and tips back to your organisation​
  • Find out about the latest initiatives of the Accelerated Access Collaborative and what’s been done to establish the UK as one of the most pro-innovation healthcare systems in the world​
  • NICE 2020 is the only event of its kind, bringing together health and care professionals with pharmaceutical and health technology communities to share the latest in evidence-based excellence and innovation