Innovation Stage

Located within the exhibition hall, the innovation stage will be bigger and better in 2019, with increased floor space and a headset system in place so attendees will feel fully immersed in the innovative content being presented.

A number of short presentations highlighting the latest innovative solutions and services and that are available will feature across both days of the conference.

Please see below the full programme for the innovation stage.

The 2019 Innovation Stage is sponsored by Verklizan.

Day 1 – Tuesday, 15th October 2019

11:25 – 11:40 Making your Digital Transition with UMO from Verklizan
Paul Shead, Managing Director, Verklizan


11:40 – 11:55 Tunstall: Powering the future
Gavin Bashar, Managing Director, Tunstall Healthcare (UK) Ltd


11:55 – 12:10 Citizen Focused Research and Design – Lessons learnt from a New Zealand Internship
Rebecca Jones, Design Student at the Glasgow School of Arts
Robert Mueller, Design Student at the Glasgow School of Arts
Graeme Moore, Owner and MD, Chiptech


12:10 – 12:25 Delivering A Healthier Wales: Transformation through technology
Carla Dix, TEC Prevention Strategy Manager, Delta Wellbeing


12:25- 12:40 Health Call – Sharing digital innovation across the North East
Georgia Nelson, Senior Business Development Manager, Inhealthcare


13:15- 13:30 The Rise of VR
Kay Smith, Patient Ambassador and Retired Tissue Viability Nurse


13:30 – 13:45 Hidden Dynamics of Home Care 2019
Dominic Thomas, Head of New Business, Access Health and Social Care


14:00 – 15:00 A Breakout Session will be delivered from the Innovation Stage during this time


15:15 – 15:30 Get ahead of the game – are you geared up for Individual service funds?
Rachel Mason, Director, Timedesigners Ltd


15:30 – 15:45 A proven approach to delivering dramatic cost savings and improvements in independence
Fernando Hagel Franco, Managing Director, CareBuilder


15:45 – 16:15 Experiential Training – How Technology is Supporting People with Dementia
Glenn Knight, Managing Director, The Virtual Dementia and Virtual Autism Experience


Day 2 – Wednesday, 16th October 2019

11:00 – 11:15 Verklizan Partner Programme featuring Zora, the Robot Caregiver
Paul Shead, Managing Director, Verklizan
Bart Ory – Commercial Director, ZoraRobots
Jimmy Muller – Business Development Manager Europe, ZoraRobots


11:15 – 11:30 The Legrand digital ecosystem
Stuart Carroll, National Sales Manager, Legrand Assisted Living & Healthcare


11:30 – 11:45 GO – Supporting Independence ‘Everywhere’
David Hammond, CEO, Chiptech


11:45 – 12:00 Integrating care at NHS Digital: National Record Locator 1 year on.
Hadleigh Stollar, Programme Manager, Integrating Care, NHS Digital


13:10 – 13:25 The Benefits of Digital – Why Digital Will Be Better for the TECS Sector
Max Stevens, Key Accounts Manager M2M, CSL


13:25 – 13:50 Digital Transformation – The Shift from Analogue to Digital Tim Mulrey, Associate – Business Strategy and Service Transformation, TSA
Sodhi Dhillon, Senior Product Manager- Digital Voice Industry Engagement, BT


14:00 – 15:00 A Breakout Session will be delivered from the Innovation Stage during this time


15:30 – 16:30 A Breakout Session will be delivered from the Innovation Stage during this time