Forum Programme

'Delivering today, Enhancing Tomorrow'

Wednesday 11 April

14.00 - 18.00 Registration and Exhibition

Thursday 12 April

08.00 Registration
08.30 Exhibition Opens
11.00

Opening of the Forum

Andy Jones, Forum 2018 Secretary

Lord Hunt – HCA President

The Right Worshipful Mayor of Newport, Councillor David Fouweather

Roy Lilley – Forum Chair

11.30 – 12.00     

Keynote address - 'Delivering Today'

Lord Carter - Update on the Carter Report

12.00 – 12.45    

The Patient’s View

Amy Frounks - NHS England Children and young people rehabilitation working group

Ann Johnson - The importance of hospital food to dementia patients

12.45–14.15 Exhibition & Lunch 
14.15

Forum Sessions Resume

14.15 – 15.00    

Food is the Best Medicine


Dr Michael Dixon - Royal College of Medicine                     

15.00 - 16.00 Afternoon Tea and Exhibition Viewing
16.00

Forum Sessions Resume

16.00 – 16.30     

Power of three - Nottingham Case Study - PJ Paralysis initiative and memory menu


Nicola Strawther - Nottingham NHS Trust

Chris Neil - Nottingham NHS Trust

Anne Marie Riley - Nottingham NHS Trust

16.30 – 17.15    

Change Management


Juliette Yardley - How to handle change and manage your team through a period of change

19.00 - 01.00

Drinks Reception & President's Gala & Awards Dinner

Friday 13 April

08.00 Registration
08.30 Exhibition Opens
09.15

Forum Sessions Begin

09.15 – 10.00

AGM (members only)

10.00 - 10.30 Coffee Break and Exhibition Viewing
10.30

Forum Sessions Resume

10.00-10.35

Welcome

Forum Chair

10.35 – 11.05    

Friday keynote address – 'Enhancing Tomorrow'


Speaker to be confirmed

11.05 – 12.00

Future challenges – Panel session


Covering key issues facing hospital caterers including food costs, employment/recruitment issues, tendering

12.00 – 12.45

Culinary medicine


Dr Rupy Aujla - Nutritional training as part of a medical degree

12.45 - 14.00

Dr Rupy Aujla cookery demonstration in exhibition area.

Exhibition and Lunch - presentation of stand prizes

14.00

Forum Sessions Resume

14.00 – 14.15    

Chair’s update on Training, recruitment and apprenticeships


Stewart McKenzie - Chair, Hospital Caterers Association

14.15 – 14.30  

Update to BDA Digest

Maxine Cartz

Lauren Bowen

14.30 – 15.15     

Last 9 Yards - The four nation’s approach

Wales – David Wismann - Model Ward project update

England – Mandy Cartmel

Northern Ireland – Tony O’Hara - Health & Wellbeing in the Workplace and CQUIN update

Scotland – Robert MacLachlan

15.15 – 16.15     

CLANGERS!


Dr Phil Hammond

16.15

16.15 – 16.30    

Official forum close and branch handover

19.00 - 01.00

Drinks Reception & Branch Dinner

 NB: All timings and session content subject to change.  More detail on sessions will be published in January 2018.