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Programme 2022

DAY 1

Monday 28 November

18:30 – 19:00

Arrival and Registration

19:00 – 19:30

Drinks reception sponsored by Care Friends

 

19:30 

Dinner

 

20:30 – 22:00

After dinner speaker

The challenges and future of long term care

Jiri Horecky, President, European Ageing Network

DAY 2

Tuesday 29 November

 

09:30 – 10:00

Arrival & Registration

Session

Speaker

 

10:00 – 10:15

 

Welcome

A message from our headline sponsor

Prof Vic Rayner OBE

Christoph Marr,  Managing Director, Marr Procurement

 

10:15 – 10:40

Plenary 1

Ministerial Address

 

Helen Whately MP, Minister of State (Minister for Social Care)

 

10:40 – 11:05

Plenary 2

Professionalisation of care workers: what can England learn from the experiences of other countries?

Nina Hemmings, Researcher, Nuffield Trust

 

11:05 – 11:35

Refreshment break & Exhibition

Get your signed copy of ‘Saving Social Care’ from Neil Eastwood, Founder and CEO, Care Friends

 

11:35 – 12:00

Plenary 3

The roadmap to a National Care Service

Andrew Harrop, General Secretary, Fabian Society

 

12:00– 12:50

Panel

Real people, Real experiences: People at the heart of design

 

Panel Chair: Andrew Johnston, Veteran

 

Chris Maddocks, Ambassador, Alzheimer’s Society

Frances Swinnock, Ambient Guardian & Involvement Champion

Jason Jones, Ambient Guardian, Ambient Adventurer & Quality Checker

Paula Fairweather, Member of National Co-Production Advisory Group

 

12:50 – 12:55

 

 

Summary of morning/ what’s on later

Liz Jones, Policy Director, National Care Forum

 

12:55 – 13:45

 

Lunch & visit the Exhibition

 

13:45 – 14:30

  

Workshops Session 1

 

Option 1)

Just how flexible is your ‘Flexible Working’?

Jo Sedley Burke, MD, Trunk Logistics/ Chair, WAY – Widowed and Young

 

Option 2)

Trade unions and the care sector

 

Gavin Edwards, Senior National Officer for Social Care, UNISON

 

 

Option 3)

Overseas Healthcare Workers as the foundation for growth

 

Richard Canavan, Director, BA Healthcare

 

 

14:30 – 15:15

  

Workshops Session 2

 

Option 1)

A selection of perspectives on the charging and funding reforms

Natasha Curry, Senior Fellow- Nuffield Trust

John Wearing , Partner, Anthony Collins Solicitors LLP

Rob Martin, Managing Director – Care, Anchor

 

Option 2)

Making the virtual a reality

 

Joanna Scammell, Managing Director, Technology Enabled Care, Community Integrated Care

Adam Hunt, Digital Transformation Lead, National Care Forum

 

Option 3)

Introducing “Step Into Social Care”

Amanda Marques – Business Solutions Director, Cohesion Recruitment

Dave Beesley – Talent Director, Cohesion Recruitment

Adam Winterton – Client Services Director, Dawson Walker

 

15:15 – 15:45

Refreshment break & Exhibition

Get your signed copy of ‘Saving Social Care’ from Neil Eastwood, Founder and CEO, Care Friends

 

15:45 – 16:10

Plenary 4

The implications of technology in Adult Social Care for service users and the workforce 

Clive Gilbert, Policy Manager, Assistive and Accessible Technology, Policy Connect

Prof Lee-Ann Fenge, Professor of Social Care and Director of the Centre for Seldom Heard Voices at Bournemouth University

 

16:10 – 16:35

Plenary 5

Social care reform: a view from ADASS and the communities they serve

Sarah McClinton, President, ADASS

 

16:35 – 17:00

Plenary 6

Closing remarks

Prof Vic Rayner OBE, CEO, National Care Forum

Andy Cole OBE, CEO, Royal Star and Garter and NCF Chair