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    Dates of Roadshows and Exhibitions 2016/2017

    Silverstone Mobility roadshow 26th to 28th may 2016. (biggest best show in the Country)
    http://www.mobilityroadshow.co.uk/

    Independant Living Show SECC Glasgow 5th & 6th October 2016.
    http://www.independentlivingscotland.org/

    Dnex Newcastle 21st 22nd September 2016
    http://www.disabilitynorth.org.uk/dnexnews2015.html

    Disability Awareness Day Warrington Sunday 10th July 2016
    http://www.disabilityawarenessday.org.uk/

    Motability roadshows dates
    “The Big Event”Lisburn NI 3 & 4th June 2016
    “One big Day” Exeter 16th July 2016, Yorkshire 13th August 2016, Peterborough 3 Sept 2016
    http://www.motability.co.uk/whats-on-and-get-involved/one-big-day/

    Naidex March 2017, NEC Birmingham
    http://www.naidex.co.uk/

    *** Please add any other dates you hear about. We would love to hear thoughts on shows you attend. would be good to know what ones are worth traveling too from further afield and any access comments and quality of products etc

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    Cat (Mod) Cat (Mod)
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    #132955
    Reply To: Dates of Roadshows and Exhibitions 2016/2017

    Thank You!

    "Even if you are not paranoid, it does not mean they are not out to get you!".

    taungfox
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    #137239
    Reply To: Dates of Roadshows and Exhibitions 2016/2017

    Thankyou! Very useful

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    https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/rise-4-disability-registration-28366258242?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=escb&utm-source=cp&utm-term=listing

    http://www.rise4disability.com/register

    22nd of FEB 2017 East of England Show ground Peterborough

    Time Description With
    09:30-10:15
    How Electronic Assistive Technology can provide independence for disabled people
    * How computer technology can improve a disabled person’s independence
    * Using real life case studies and demonstrations of technology
    * Finding solutions to help disabled people lead a more independent life
    Julian Lee
    10:30-11:15
    The professional use of social media for Continued Professional Development(CPD)
    * Social Media Platforms – Uses / Limitations
    * Ethical Consideration
    * HCPC / Profession specific / Employer guidelines
    * How to demonstrate CPD when using social media
    * Leaving time for questions and discussion.
    Helen Rushton

    11:30-12:30
    Mark Ripley (Handicare)

    12:45-13:45Correctly Specifying a Ceiling Track Hoist
    Nick Kent (OpeMed)

    14:30-15:15
    The Importance of Specialist Seating
    * Why good posture is important to help stabilize/correct (where possible) posture. How this translates into improved quality of life.
    * How the correct seating can prevent pressure injury.
    * The importance of a full assessment.
    * Understanding the client’s needs and preferences in terms of aesthetics and comfort (to avoid equipment abandonment).
    Rebecca Jones (Careflex)

    15:30-16:15
    24hr postural management and sourcing relative equipment for PMLD
    * Introduction to 24-hour postural management for PMLD
    * Sharing good practice: example of 24-hour postural management programs
    * Using the Disability distress assessment tool (DisDAT) as a postural management outcome measure (DisDAT © 2008 Northumberland Tyne & Wear NHS Trust and St. Oswald’s Hospice)
    * Sourcing equipment with Made2aid
    * Key products of interest: Chilli bean, The D pillow, Onion T-Roll, Cool-over sheets, Gait trainer/standing hoist
    Jade Godier (Co-Founder of Made2aid) & Beverley Hughan (Learning Disability Specialist Senior Physiotherapist)
    ** Questions about our conferences or Speed Sourcing workshop? Call 01268 206251 or email us (mailto:info@rise4disability.com) for more information.

    Each seminar will hold 150 delegates and all attendees will receive certification which can go towards their CPD!
    Speed Sourcing Workshop
    Our Speed Sourcing Workshop that allows for quick, hands-on and in-depth product demonstrations.
    These will be carried out throughout the day, so don’t miss your chance to get up close with some exciting products that are hitting the market.
    Time Description With
    9:30-10:30 Moving & Handling Wealden Rehab, OpeMed
    10:30-11:30 Paediatric AAT, Wealden Rehab, Baffin Technology Systems
    11:30-12:30 Bathing & Showering AAT, Wealden Rehab, Astor Bannerman
    12:30-13:30 Seating & Mobility Careflex,Mybility,Quantum
    14:30-15:30 Sleeping & Positioning AAT
    15:30-16:30 Sensory Integration Rhino
    Exhibition Area
    90+ Exhibitors showcasing a range of products and services including: –
    Sensory
    Mobility Products
    Seating
    Bathing & Toileting
    Paediatrics
    Assistive Technologies
    Telecare
    Power Chairs
    & much more!
    Check out http://www.rise4disability.com and click on exhibitors to find all companies exhibiting.
    Market Place
    Browse our mini market to purchase essential daily living aids!
    Plus there will be Lunch & Refreshments available to purchase.

    Type of Exhibition
    Disability Products Exhibition
    Occupational Therapy Exhibition
    Physiotherapy Exhibition
    Disability Exhibition
    OT Exhibition
    Carers Exhibition
    Community Exhibition
    Occupational Therapist Exhibition
    Physiotherapist Exhibition

    More information can be found at: http://www.rise4disability.com
    Email us at: info@rise4disability.com

    """""""What doesn't kill you makes you stronger""""""

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    Reply To: Dates of Roadshows and Exhibitions 2016/2017

    2017 show dates

    https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/rise-4-disability-registration-28366258242?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=escb&utm-source=cp&utm-term=listing

    http://www.rise4disability.com/register

    22nd of FEB 2017 East of England Show ground Peterborough

    Time Description With

    Naidex March 2017, NEC Birmingham
    http://www.naidex.co.uk/

    *** Please add any other dates you hear about. We would love to hear thoughts on shows you attend. would be good to know what ones are worth traveling too from further afield and any access comments and quality of products etc

    """""""What doesn't kill you makes you stronger""""""

    Cat (Mod) Cat (Mod)
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