2018 Conference Presentations

DAY 1 – Tuesday 16th October 2018



Main Plenary Sessions


 A welcome from the conference chair

Rt Hon Paul Burstow, President, TSA and former Care Minister


 The future of health and care in the UK

David Pearson, Corporate Director, Adult Social Care, Health and Public Protection and Deputy Chief Executive, Nottinghamshire County Council


 What happened to the “person” in person centred care?
Professor George Crooks OBE, CEO, Digital Health & Care Institute


 Joining up the dots: useful technology for direct care

Alan Davies, Director of Digital Health / Chair of the Digital Expert Group, Innovation Agency

Hadleigh Stollar, Programme Manager – Integrating Care, NHS Digital



Innovation Stage


 Three Keys to Sustainable TEC Service Innovation

Robert Turnbull, Care Technology Expert from PA Consulting/Argenti


 New Models of Care Enabled by Emerging Technology

Martin Jeffries, Chief Marketing Officer, Tunstall Healthcare Group.


 Non Healthcare Professional Triage – Nursing and Residential Triage (NaRT) Tool

Steph Allmark, Triage Development and Evaluation, North West Ambulance Service


 Adapting with Age

Laura Wood, Group lead for PR and Communications, North Star housing group

Chelsea Fleming, Project Manager, National Housing Federation


 Going Digital with UMO

Paul Shead, Managing Director, Verklizan Ltd


 Worcestershire Telecare & Mobius Networks: How to Deliver Mobile Telecare Successfully

Oliver Cox, Senior Healthcare Sales, Mobius Networks Limited

Rupert Lawrence, Head of Worcestershire TeleCare


 Technology opening the door for care

Brian Duffy, TEC and Innovations Programme Manager, Loretto Care


 The Revolution in Senior and Cardiac Care - integration case of telecare and remote medical care solutions for elderly

Slawomir Kmak, Product Development Manager, Comarch Healthcare


 Living Better Lives through holistic support

Nikki Carter, Interim Service Manager – Direct Services at South Tyneside Council

Jane Bowater, Manager for Telecare and Community Alarms Service will be presenting.


 The Development of Standards for Equipment and Retailer Services

Jean Hutfield, Chair, National Association of Equipment providers (NAEP)


 A different kind of innovation

Georgia Nelson, Business Development Manger, Inhealthcare, Inhealthcare




Breakout Sessions


Bringing tele technologies into the mainstream


 Hadleigh Stollar, Programme Manager – Integrating Care, NHS Digital


 Hazel Harper, Senior Innovation Lead – Healthy Ageing and Digital Technologies, Innovate UK – UK Research and Innovation


 Ann Williams, Commissioning and Contract Manager, Liverpool City Council


• Alan Davies, Director of Digital Health, Innovation Agency - Q&A



Using mHealth apps in Mental Health


• Steve Carefull, Care Technology Expert from PA Consulting/Argenti


 Andy Jeans, ORCHA


 David Fry, Brain In Hand



Learning, Education and Workforce Development for Technology Enabled Care


The strategic importance of workforce development - Diane Buddery, Project Manager, Skills for Care


An overview of TSA learning and education provision - Gillian Austin, Associate – Training, TSA


TEC supporting People Living with Dementia - Dawn Thornber, Associate – Training, TSA


Personalised Care Qualification - Sarah Weston, Innovation Manager, Hft / Gillian Austin, Associate – Training, TSA



Commissioning care and support in the digital world


 Presentation 1 - The Quest for Quality in Care Homes: falls prevention and management

Rhona Radley, Deputy Head of  Service Improvement, NHS Calderdale Clinical Commissioning Group


Sarah Garforth, Project Coordinator (Service Improvement - PMO), NHS Calderdale Clinical Commissioning Group


Steve Tope, Business Development Director, Tunstall Healthcare (UK) Ltd


 Presentation 2 - Virtual Reality for Health

Emma Quest, Community Link Service Manager , Horsham District Council


 Presentation 3 - The 247grid, facilitating a better conversation

Rachel Mason, Director, Timedesigners LTD/ 247grid





DAY 2 – Wednesday 17th October 2018



Main Plenary Sessions


 PSTN switch off – industry efforts to identify risks

Huw Saunders, Director, Network Infrastructure, SITE, Ofcom


 Beyond Barcelona: Spain’s proactive, personalised and predictive approach to technology enabled health and care

Ester Sarquella, Directive Board Member, Catalan Society for Digital Health and Director for Digital Health, Tunstall Healthcare Southern Europe


 The Buurtzorg Model - Successful introduction of new services

Paul Jansen - Chief Operating Officer, Buurtzorg


 Alexa; can you support people with care needs?

Steve Carefull, Director, PA Consulting


 Digital technology: the next best thing since the enlightenment

Glen Garrod, President, Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (ADASS)


 Summary of the conference and ambitions for 2019

Rt Hon Paul Burstow, President, TSA and former Care Minister



Innovation Stage


 Navigating the transition from analogue to digital

Phil Hollett, Director, CSL


 GrandCare launch State of the Art Technology that PREVENTS “Slips, Trips, Falls & Pressure Ulcers”….through “true” machine learning

Matthew Warnes, Chief Executive, GrandCare Systems


 Increasing housing options for people with Learning Disabilities

Lee Davis, Head of Prevention and Support, Herefordshire Council

Dave Andrews, Senior Telecare Advisor, Herefordshire Council


 Combining tele-care, eHealth & home automation to ensure caregivers and customers are always connected, safe & supported

Fernando Hagel Franco, Managing Partner, CareBuilder



Breakout Sessions


Quality, Safety and Innovation for Technology Enabled Care


 Presentation 1 - An update on the TSA Quality Standards Framework

Paul Finch, Associate – Standards, TSA


 Presentation 2 - Quality Safety and Innovation – A National  Providers Perspective

Gill Atkey, Monitoring Services Director, Appello


 Presentation 3 - European Service Standards - Where do we stand, and what is the road ahead

Roger Jongen, Project Lead CEN TC 431


TSA Technical Advisory Group – an update on digital and cellular communications

Steve Sadler, Associate – Chair of Tech Advisory Group, TSA

Paul Shead – TSA Chairman and Member of TSA Technical Advisory Group

Oliver Cox - Member of TSA Technical Advisory Group



Prevention and Reassurance - the role for a consumer market


 Presentation 1 - The Transition from a Reactive to a Proactive Care Model

Marisa Picornell, Assistant to the Board of Directors, Atenzia


 Presentation 2 - Technology Enabled Early Intervention

Paul Allis, Business Development Director, Brain in Hand


 Presentation 3 - Giving people confidence

Brian Brown, Director of ARMED (Early Intervention & Prevention Solutions)


 Design Thinking introduction - Improve success rate of innovation

Fleur Engelberts - Design Thinking specialist



Digital transformation for technology enabled care – managing the risks and maximising the opportunities


 Presentation 1 - Appello driving digital transformation of Technology Enabled Care at Housing & Care 21

Tim Barclay, CEO, Appello

Tony Tench, Chief Operating Officer, Housing and Care 21


 Presentation 2 - Successful Commercial Transformation of a failing Telecare Service: The Luton Example

Femi Tanimola, Business Development Consultant, Luton Borough Council


 Presentation 3 - The Future of Food-Tech in the Care Industry

Tarryn Gorre, CEO, Kafoodle



Commissioning care and support in the digital world - service redesign


 Presentation 1 - Combining technology and people to deliver better care to people with Learning disabilities

William Britton, CEO, AutonoMe


 Presentation 2 - Activity monitoring at home to improve preventative support to older and vulnerable people

Stephen Hart, National Sales Manager, Canary Care Limited

Pedro Santos, Team Leader, Assistive Technology Team, Northampton Adult Social Services


 Presentation 3 - Partnership working in Bath & North East Somerset to deliver better outcomes for people with learning disabilities through assistive technology

Emma Nichols, Personalised Technology Manager, Hft

Sarah Weston, Innovation Manager, Hft