News update: Sheffield City Region announced as one of seven national Test Bed innovation centres to take part in a major new drive to modernise how the NHS delivers care – read more.


Care 2050 provides a world-leading collaborative innovation environment in which to identify, develop, test, champion and implement the technologies and systems that will deliver game-changing, affordable and sustainable future healthcare.

  • Make the Sheffield City Region the ‘go-to’ place for health-related innovation
  • Encourage disruptive and transformational technologies
  • Clinical and public engagement; needs-led approach
  • Effective model for industry engagement & partnership, promoting inward investment
  • City region-wide collaboration


Care 2050 is a Sheffield City Region-wide initiative, in the heart of our growing Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District, which is developing a visionary pipeline for providing and producing innovative solutions for health, wellness and social care. A collaboration between industry, the NHS, Sheffield’s Universities and Local Government, Care 2050 will:

  • Apply benefits realized by the manufacturing sector, through the internationally recognized Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC),
  • Harness innovations occurring in the digital sector,
  • Create disruptive change in the way we deliver health and social care, an expand on the wealth of existing collaborations between regional partners.

Care 2050 is set to deliver a number of initiatives that will increase the productivity of the health and care sector in the sheffield City Region.



Logos Care 2050 is an umbrella for the initiatives and organisations in the Sheffield City Region.