Develop a globally significant brand that will advance the growth of the city’s cluster of healthcare research and enterprises

Objective

Initiatives

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1. Define the national Centre of Excellence for medical innovation and commercialization. What is it and how will it work? Articulate how the LMICN will be used as a tool to advance this long term visions.

Status

Complete
 

How are we doing it?

London Medical Network Strategic Plan


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2. Prepare a comprehensive sector profile that showcases London and Area’s medical innovation and commercialization assets that includes manufacturers of healthcare products, high tech companies, research facilities, research parks, venture capital support, workforce support, industry/research leaders etc.(e.g. www.montrealinternational.com)

Status

Not Defined
 

How are we doing it?

Aggregated current and available health care employment for both public and private sector organizations.


 

Status Update


3.  Work with the London Medical Innovation & Commercialization network (LMIC) to develop a marketing plan for London’s medical and scientific sectors that raises London’s profile as a centre of expertise in medical research and commercialization and supports the recruitment of targeted companies, entrepreneurs, investment and talent.

Status

Not Defined
 

How are we doing it?

Currently utilizing in house marketing capabilities. Contracted out logo and initial web design.


 

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3.1. Launch a PR initiative that clearly communicates the role and responsibilities of LMICN. Clearly articulate how the LMICN ties into the broader vision of London becoming a national Centre of Excellence for medical innovation and commercialization.

Status

Complete
 

How are we doing it?

Currently utilizing cost-effective guerrilla marketing approaches. Advancing newsworthy reports to regional media as they arise.
 

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4. Identify a sector ambassador (CEO) that can effectively expand on the city’s extensive healthcare and research strengths and engage government, business and investors in the opportunities associated with medical discovery and commercialization activities in London.

Status

Complete
 

How are we doing it?

All Governing Council (GC) and Advisory Team members currently serve as Ambassadors as part of their role.


Status Update


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Initiative is complete (may include initiatives that are complete with ongoing activities)

On Target On Target
Initiative has been started and is advancing well, in progress
Initiative is ongoing or is completed annually
New initiative undertaken and is on target

Complete Complete
Initiative is complete (may include initiatives that are complete with ongoing activities)

On Target On Target
Initiative has been started and is advancing well, in progress
Initiative is ongoing or is completed annually
New initiative undertaken and is on target

Caution Caution
Initiative has been started but may not be completed by target date

Below Plan Below Plan
Initiative has been cancelled

Caution Caution
Initiative has been started but may not be completed by target date

Below Plan Below Plan
Initiative has been cancelled

Not Started Not Started
Initiative has not been started or has been transferred

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