Conference Programme Announced

The 2019 Conference features over 50 speakers, with specialist content by experts by experience, architects, NHS professionals and clinicians. Lively and authoritative, it’s THE professional gathering for everyone concerned with clinical provision, funding, design, build, and management of the UK’s mental health facilities.

Conference delegate rates include entrance to all conference sessions on 21 and 22 May (1- or 2-day passes available), entrance to the exhibition (both days), coffee and refreshments, and lunch.

Day 1: 21 May

09:00

Registration & Exhibition Visit

09:55

Keynotes

Welcome Address

Speaker:

  • Jenny Gill Chairman - Design in Mental Health Network

10:00

Keynotes

Keynote: Design with confidence – comprehensive test methods for products in mental health environments

Speaker:

  • Philip Ross Director - Design in Mental Health Network

10:25

Keynotes

Keynote: NHS Improvement

Speaker:

  • Simon Corben Director and Head of Profession NHS Estates and Facilities - NHS Improvement

10:50

Keynotes

Q&A

Chair:

  • Jenny Gill Chairman - Design in Mental Health Network

11:00

Coffee Break & Exhibition Visit

11:30

Conference Room A

Safe in seclusion? Examining seclusion use and design, in contemporary care Session

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Speakers:

Conference Room B

Children are the Future Session

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Speakers:

12:24

Conference Room A

Seclusion Q&A

Chair:

  • Paula Reavey Professor of Psychology & Mental Health and Director of Research & Education - DIMHN

Conference Room B

Children are the Future Q&A

Chair:

  • Simon Gilby Chief Executive - Coventry & Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust

12:30

Lunch & Exhibition Visit

13:45

Conference Room A

Health & Wellbeing Session

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Speakers:

Conference Room B

Dementia Session

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Speakers:

14:45

Conference Room A

Health & Wellbeing Q&A

Chair:

  • Cath Lake Mental Health Lead - P+HS Architects

Conference Room B

Dementia Q&A

Chair:

15:00

Tea Break & Exhibition Visit

15:45

Conference Room A

Lived Experience Session

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Speakers:

16:30

Keynotes

Closing Keynote: ‘My Own Experience’

Speaker:

16:55

Conference Room A

Lived Experience Q&A

Chair:

17:05

Exhibition Visit (Event Closes 17.30)

Day 2: 22 May

09:00

Registration & Exhibition Visit

09:55

Keynotes

Welcome Address

Speaker:

  • Joe Forster President - Design in Mental Health Network

10:00

Keynotes

Opening Keynote

Speaker:

10:25

Keynotes

Keynote: Green Spaces

Speaker:

  • Susan Grant Principal Architect Health, Facilities Scotland Procurement, Commissioning and Facilities - NHS National Services Scotland

10:50

Keynotes

Q&A

Chair:

  • Joe Forster President - Design in Mental Health Network

11:00

Coffee Break & Exhibition Visit

11:30

Keynotes

Keynote

12:00

Conference Break Between Keynote & Following Sessions

12:05

Conference Room A

Estates Modernisation Session

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Speakers:

  • George Catford Inspection Manager (Mental Health) - Care Quality Commission London Region, Hospitals (Mental Health) Inspection Directorate
  • View full profile for Karla DambaKarla Damba Associate Director - Currie & Brown
  • Jonathan Campbell Associate Director of Capital Development - Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
  • Richard Walker Director of Capital Investment & Estate Services - Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust
  • Wendy De Silva Architect, Mental Health Lead - IBI Group
  • View full profile for Claire DalleyClaire Dalley Director of Estates and Facilities - Oxford Health NHS FT

Conference Room B

Art, Design & Mental Health Session

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Speakers:

  • Joh Bates Landscape Architect & Director - Farrer Huxley Associates, London
  • Peter O’Hare Head Occupational Therapist - South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust
  • Rebecca Davies Senior Occupational Therapist - South London & Maudsley NHS FT
  • Niamh White Co-founder & Curator - Hospital Rooms

Chair:

  • Dr Faisil Sethi Consultant Psychiatrist & Interim Service Director - Maudsley Hospital, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

13:10

Conference Room A

Estates Modernisation Q&A

Chair:

  • Jonathan Campbell Associate Director of Capital Development - Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust

Conference Room B

Art, Design & Mental Health Q&A

Chair:

  • Dr Faisil Sethi Consultant Psychiatrist & Interim Service Director - Maudsley Hospital, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

13:20

Lunch & Exhibition Visit

14:45

Conference Room A

Project Spotlight Session

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Speakers:

  • Martin Dale Strategic Project Manager - Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust (TEWV)
  • Alan Kondys Health Sector Director - VINCI Construction UK
  • Derek Shepherd Director - P+HS Architects
  • Paula Reavey Professor of Psychology & Mental Health and Director of Research & Education - DIMHN

Conference Room B

Clinical Design Session

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Speakers:

  • Mike Caulfield Advanced Nurse Practitioner for Rehabilitation - Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
  • Richard Mazuch Director of Design Research and Innovation - IBI Group

15:30

Conference Room A

Project Spotlight Q&A and Closing Remarks

Chair:

  • Joe Forster President - Design in Mental Health Network

Conference Room B

Clinical Design Q&A

Chair:

15:45

Exhibition Visit (Event Closes 16.15)