2019 Programme

'Evolution to Resolution' HCA Leadership & Development Forum - 11-12 April 2019

Wednesday 10 April

12.00 Registration Opens

Thursday 11 April

08.00 Registration opens
08.30 Exhibition Opens
11.00 - 11.30 Opening of the 2019 Forum

Peter Jones, FMT 2019 Secretary
Welcome to Wales
Lord Hunt – HCA President
Roy Lilley – Chair

11.30 - 12.00 Keynote Address - Dr Andrew Goodall, Director General of Health and Social Services/Chief Executive, NHS Wales

12.00 - 12.30

Scene Setting – Members Survey
Peter Jones, FMT 2019 Secretary

12.30 - 13.00 Life from the frontline
13.00 - 14.30 Lunch and exhibition viewing
14.30 - 15.00

Power of Three – the Nurses’ Perspective
Professor Jean White, Chief Nursing Officer, Wales

15.00 - 16.00 Afternoon tea and exhibition viewing
16.00 - 16.15 Learning & Development update - Stewart McKenzie, Chair, HCA
16.15 - 17.15 Inclusion in the Workplace - Nigel Owens
19.00 - 01.00

Drinks Reception & President's Gala & Awards Dinner

Friday 12 April

08.00 Registration opens
08.30 Exhibition opens
09.15 - 10.00 AGM (members only)
10.00 - 10.30 Coffee Break and exhibition viewing
10.30 - 10.35 Review of Day 1 & Day 2 opens  - Conference chair
10.35 - 11.15 Brexit and Hospital Catering - Food Foundation, speaker tbc
11.15 - 12.00 What is waste...and how to reduce it
12.00 - 12.30 Improving your staff and visitor offer - Julian Edwards, Foodservice Consultants Society International
12.30 - 14.00 Lunch and exhibition viewing, presentation of stand prizes
14.00 - 14.20 Improving the image of Hospital food - Gail Walker, Open Door PR
14.20 - 14.30 A thank you from Droplet - Speaker tbc
14.30 - 15.30 Simplifying the Procurement Maze
15.30 - 15.45 Afternoon tea
15.45 - 16.30 Closing presentation - Phil Campion
16.30 - 16.45 Official forum close and branch handover
19.00 - 01.00 Drinks Reception & Branch Dinner

 NB: All timings and session content subject to change.