About us

Digital Health Summer Schools is the most popular and friendly NHS IT leadership event of the year, returning 18-19 July 2024, at Durham University.

The event is dedicated to CCIOs, CIOs and CNIOs, together with all current and aspiring digital health leaders. Summer Schools will explore the evolving challenges of being an effective digital leader in the NHS and the different dimensions of leadership roles.

The event will provide the opportunity to network and reflect on what it means to lead on digital, explore how roles have evolved and debate what support leaders now need.

You will enjoy two-days of CPD-accredited content, rewarding education, networking, and best practice exchange, and have a unique opportunity to learn from the very best digital health leaders from across the UK.

Organised by Digital Health the leading publisher, intelligence provider, host of Digital Health Networks the UK’s largest health IT community, and organiser of Digital Health Rewired the leading trade show in the sector.

Summer Schools is exclusively available for members of Digital Health Networks.

Register your place

Book your place and join CCIO, CNIO and CIO colleagues, along with aspiring and future digital leaders, at Summer Schools 2023


Great opportunity to meet like minded and those working in similar sectors- it has a really informal and collaborative feel. 
Lesley Holdworth, Clinical Lead for digital health and care, Scottish Government

The sixth really good annual Summer Schools meeting I have attended. And things just get better with time. 
Colin Brown, CCIO, Morecambe Bay Hospitals

Brilliant to meet such a great group of like minded clinicians and digital leads. All the sessions were thought and conversation provoking, the overall event organisation was exceptional making it a great experience.
David Chalkley, Deputy CCIO and Digital Clinical Safety Lead, Taunton and Somerset NHS FT

Excellent 2 days, great speakers, great people and great fun.
Jane Hayward, Director of Transformation, University Hospital Southampton FT

Excellent event in all aspects. Networking opportunities superb. Accommodation, catering and social amenities outstanding.
Jill Tickle, EPR Lead Nurse, Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS FT

Network Sponsors

CCIO Network

Health CIO Network

CNIO Network

ICS Digital Council

Event Partners