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HCSA are pleased announce that our 2017 Conference will be held on 29th & 30th November 2017 in Harrogate Conference Centre

HCSA Annual Conference and Exhibition 2017 – “Stronger Together”

Day 1 – Programme

Times Topic Speaker
10:00 Registration opens  
11:00 – 13:15 Exhibition & Lunch  
  Chair for Day 1 Joe Wainwright, Stratagem Worldwide
13:15 – 13:30 Conference Welcome Lord Hunt, President HCSA
13:30 – 14:00  Challenges for the NHS Jeremy Marlow, Executive Director of Operational Productivity, NHS Improvement
14:00 – 15:00 Procurement Transformation –
The Future Operating Model for the NHS in England
Jin Sahota & Jim Craig, Department of Health, Panel Members & Open Forum
15:00 – 15:45 Exhibition & Tea
15:45 – 16:15 NHS Procurement – is it improving? Peter Smith, Managing Director, Spend Matters
16:15 – 16:45 Getting it Right First Time Andy Brown, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital
16:45 – 17:15 Our journey to becoming an Award Winning Procurement Department Nathan Joy Johnson, Associate Director of Procurement, University Hospitals North Midlands NHS Trust
17:30 – 18:45 Annual General Meeting, The Queen’s Suite HCSA Members Only
19:30 Informal Dinner and Quiz Harrogate International Convention Centre – Joe Wainwright & Sarah Holliehead

Day 2 – Programme

Times Topic Speaker
08:00 – 09:00 Exhibition & Coffee
09:00 – 09:15 Supply Chain Optimisation – The story so far Jackie Pomroy, Chris Meayers Norkett and  Rob Drag
09:15 – 10:15 Workshop Session (1)
SEE WORKSHOP PROGRAMME
Cook Medical & Advise Inc, NHS Professionals & Crown Commercial Service TBS GB Telematic & Biomedical Services Ltd & Ingenica Solutions Ltd, HTE & Alesi surgical
10:15 – 11:00 Exhibition & Coffee
11:00 – 12:00 Workshop Session (2)
SEE WORKSHOP PROGRAMME
NHS Supply Chain & NHSi Boston Scientific & & Olympus Key Med My Supply & GHX UK Ltd, NHS Counter Fraud Authority TBC
12:00 – 13:30 Exhibition & Lunch
  Chair for Day 2 Joe Wainwright, Stratagem Worldwide
13:30 – 14:00 Transforming NHS Procurement in Scotland Martin Street, Strategic Sourcing Director & Alison Brown, Procurement Transformation Programme Director, Procurement, Commissioning & Facilities, NHS National Services Scotland
14:00 – 14:30 Legal Update Andrew Daly, Partner, Hempsons Solicitors
14:30 – 15:00 Exhibition & Coffee  
15:00 – 15:45 Working collaboratively to develop NHS Procurement Melinda Johnson, Commercial Director, Department of Health
15:45 – 16:15 Leading through Change Phillip Marshall, Director of Workforce and Organisational Development, Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust
16:15 – 16:30 Conference Closing Address Alan Hoskins, HCSA Chief Officer & Director of Procurement and Commercial Services NHS South of England
19:00 –           Drinks Reception

19:45            Gala Dinner & Awards

 Harrogate International Convention Centre