2016 Presentations

Main Stage 

Opening Keynote Beverley Bryant, Director of Digital Technology, NHS England

The Digital Opportunity for Primary Care - Arvind Madan, Director of Primary Care, NHS England  

NHS Plenaries Day 1

Paperless NHS 2020 Plenary

Local Digital Roadmaps & Digital Maturity Assessment: The Story so Far Paul Rice, Head of Technology Strategy, NHS England

Paperless at the Point of Care Exemplars Paul Rice, Head of Technology Strategy, NHS England 

Latest innovations for the e-Referral Service Stephen Firman, Programme Director, NHS England

Vanguard Plenary

New Models of Care Strategy for Vanguards and Pioneers Helen Arthur, Technology Vanguards Lead, NHS England, Mark Gollege, Local Government Association, Indi Singh, Interoperability Lead, NHS England


, Andy Evans, Sherwood Forest Hospitals 

Commissioning Plenary

RightCare: Improving Population, The Power Of Variation Carl Marsh, RightCare Delivery Partner, NHS England, Phil Wilcock, Senior Manager, Analytical Service, NHS England

Taking Control Of Your Diabetes Helen Southwell, Diabetes Commissioning Lead, South Worcestershire CCG, Dr. Matthew Goodman, Chief Medical Officer, Mapmyhealth, Emma Innes, Matron Diabetes/Senior Lecturer, Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust & University of Worcester

NHS Plenaries Day 2

Utilising Digital Plenary

Wearables & Apps to Support Self Care - Deborah El-Sayed, Head of Multi-Channel Development,NHS England

Nursing Plenary

Why Digital Technology Might be our Best Ally Rather than our Worst Enemy Mark Brown, Development Director, Social Spider CIC

Can an Image Dominant Contraception App Enable Young Offenders to Make an informed Choice to Consent to Treatment Alison Menzies, School Nurse, Sirona Care and Health

Building Capacity and Leadership to Identify Unwarranted Variation and Understanding how Technology can Support This - Stacey McCann, Assistant Head of Commissioning, Nursing Directorate, NHS England

Key Note Speech - Humanising Technology Professor Janice Sigsworth, Chief Nurse, Imperial University Hospital, Gerry Bolger, Chief Clinical Information Officer, Imperial University Hospital

Connecting Care and Opening Conversations; Safeguarding Children Through Child Protection Information Sharing (CP-IS) Val Nugent, Senior Responsible Officer, Child Protection – Information Sharing, Nursing Directorate NHS England, Cathy Sheehan, Clinical Lead (CP-IS), NHS England

Improving Tech Literacy In Nursing James Freed, Chief Information Officer, Health Education England

The Art of the Possible, Enabling Care Homes with Technology to Reduce Admissions and ED Attendance Rachel Binks, Nurse Consultant, Digital and Acute Care

Primary Care Plenary

Deep Dive into Patient Online Alan McDermott, Regional Director Patients and Information, NHS England, Masood Nazir, National Clinical Lead, Patient Online NHS England, Trevor Fossey, NHS England Patient Working Together Group

Digital Priorities for General Practice Tracey Grainger, Head of Digital Primary Care Development, NHS England, Dr Robert Varnham,GP and Head of General Practice, NHS England, Tracey Watson, Head of Partners & Commercial Strategic Systems & Technology, Patients & Information, NHS England

Digital Primary Care Success Stories - Tracey Grainger, Head of Digital Primary Care Development, NHS England

Patient Panel: Our Digital Journeys - Ingrid Brindle, Digitally Enabled Patient with Long Term Conditions, Dr Howard Leicester, Patient Online Access Needs Group Member, Trevor Fossey, NHS England Patient Working Together Group 

Unplugged Stage

Unique wellbeing and safety solution with Vivago MOBILE app, Revolutionary Lean eHealth Concept Maria Lavonen, CEO, Vivago Oy

Royal Free London, Their Digital Journey Alastair Kinnear, Account Director, OpenText 

Integrated ePR in Sweden - Care Gordon Lorimer, Managing Director, Cambio Healthcare Systems, UK, Ingrid Joustra Enqvist, Information officer EPR, University Hospital of Uppsala

Applying Technology to Anticoagulation Simon Jones, Inhealthcare, Dr Harsh Seth Institute of Genomic Medicine, Newcastle University