Pool and Spa

Supported by Swim England

This stream has been created by Swim England, specifically for those responsible for providing aquatic activities and facilities.

Sessions on Wednesday 8th May 2019

Time Session Stream
13:50 - 14:35 Developing a great swimming lesson programme
Katie Towner, Head of Learn to Swim , Swim England
Marie Leather, Salford Community Leisure
Pool and Spa
14:50 - 15:35 Effectively delivering school swimming and water safety
Jon Glenn, Learn to Swim & Workforce Director, Swim England
Katie Towner, Head of Learn to Swim , Swim England
Ash Jones, Manager, SwimSafe
Pool and Spa
15:50 - 16:35 How do you get a nation talking about swimming?
Mike Thompson, Chief Marketing and Commercial Officer, Swim England
Emma Lewis, National Swimming Development Manager, GLL
Dave Rolls, Commercial Director, Active Nation
Lauren Bullock, Swimming Development Manager, Places Leisure
Pool and Spa
16:50 - 17:35 Generating value from your swimming pool
Damian Stevenson, Insight and Partnerships Director, Swim England (formerly ASA)
Peter King, Head of Product Development, MyTime Active
Will Watt, Product Director, Jump Projects
Ruth Edwards, Group Swim School Manager, Fusion Leisure
Pool and Spa

Sessions on Thursday 9th May 2019

Time Session Stream
09:50 - 10:35 Recruiting, retaining and motivating your workforce to grow your aquatic business
Rebecca Cox, Managing Director, Institute of Swimming
Simon Ferrarelli, Facility Manager & Corporate Aquatics Manager, Barnsley Premier Leisure
Rachel Hyde, Active Luton
Suzanne Gabb, National Aquatic Strategic Lead, Parkwood Leisure
Pool and Spa
10:50 - 11:35 Building the swimming pools of tomorrow
Richard Lamburn, Head of Facilities, Swim England
Mike Lawless, Director, LA Architects
Simon Whittingham, Managing Director, FT Leisure Limited
Pool and Spa
11:50 - 12:35 Creating health promoting pools
Elaine McNish, Head of Health and Wellbeing, Swim England
Dr Fiona Moffatt, University of Nottingham
Kerry Watkiss, Head of Insight, Swim England
Pool and Spa