Making a Return to the Pavilions of Harrogate – Future of Care Leaders Conference

18th July 2023

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Bookings are now open for the Future of Care Leaders Conference, scheduled to take place on the 28th November 2023, at The Pavilions of Harrogate. This inspiring conference will provide insightful discussion and showcase groundbreaking advancements in the care industry. This event will explore the latest developments, challenges and opportunities in the care sector by also providing actions and key takeaways. The conference brings together sector leaders, key speakers, and industry professionals. Continue reading to discover why you should book your place at the conference today.

Conference Speakers
It is an honour to have Sameena Ali-Khan, a renowned Television Presenter and Journalist at ITV, as the conference chair. In addition, Ian Donaghy known as ‘Big Ian’ will be the keynote speaker at the conference. He works tirelessly to raise dementia awareness and combat loneliness, always focusing on the individual drawing on his experience of 20 years within the sector.

There is an exceptional lineup of speakers, who will conduct thought-provoking sessions within the conference program. The speakers include:
• Alison Murray, Deputy Director of Adult Social Care at Care Quality Commission
• Mike Padgham, Chair at the Independent Care Group (ICG)
• Dr Catherine Quinn, Associate Professor at the Centre for Applied Dementia Studies
• Jill Quinn MBE, CEO at Dementia Forward
• Frank Van Dillen, Partner at DVA Dementia Village Associates
• Dr Helen Findlay, Trustee at Pluto Play Productions
• More speakers to be announced soon

Conference Highlights
In addition to the impressive lineup of speakers, the conference offers numerous networking opportunities for delegates to promote best practices, share experiences and gain valuable knowledge. Participants can engage in networking sessions during the welcome breakfast, regular refreshment breaks throughout the day, and lunch. To conclude the day, a drinks reception will be held, providing a chance to reflect on the conference with fellow delegates and strengthen newly formed connections.
The conference programme will deliver individual speaker sessions and panel discussions focusing on topics such as adult social care, the future of care, sustainability, the importance of people at the heart of care and more.

If you are interested in being a part of the Future of Care Leaders Conference and helping to lead the sector into a bright future then we encourage you to secure your spot at the Early Bird rate, available for a limited time only. Book today by clicking here.

Click here to out more about the conference speakers. And to find out more about the conference programme by clicking here.

We look forward to welcoming you to this year’s conference.


During this one-day conference, leading experts will impart their knowledge and wisdom and discuss key trends in focused speaker slots, where delegates will hear from those who are at the forefront of shaping the future of care. There will also be panel sessions providing the audience with a chance to speak in more detail asking the questions that most affect them.
Quality conference content focused on positive change for the sector

Panel discussions on key challenges the industry is facing

Networking breakfast, lunch and afternoon drinks reception included

Exhibition showcasing the ‘talked-about’ suppliers in care right now

Super Early Bird Rate Now Available

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