Sessions on Wednesday 8th May 2019

Time Session Stream
09:30 - 17:00 CIMSPA - private meetings - room 16SG
09:45 - 10:15 Demonstration - Plantar Heel Pain
Jeremy Ousey, Podiatrist
09:50 - 10:20 The impact of a good night’s sleep on wellbeing, resilience and performance
Tiina Hoffman, Exercise Physiologist , Firstbeat
Wellbeing & Performance
09:50 - 10:30 Everybody active everyday: the role of the health professional
Dr Natasha Jones, Vice-President, Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine
Dr Mike Brannan, National Lead for Physical Activity, Public Health England
Sarah Ruane, Strategic Lead for Health, Sport England
09:50 - 10:30 Engaging generation inactive
Jack Shakespeare, Director of Children, Young People, Families and Research, ukactive Kids
Catherine McLaughlin, Strategic Lead Children and Young People (Families), Sport England
Emily Reynolds, Head of Sport, Youth Sport Trust
Hannah Crane, Director of Workforce and Employability, Street Games
Active Kids
09:55 - 10:35 The business of therapy: ask the expert
Sue Richardson, Content Manager, Private Practice Hub
Geoff Simons, Founder, Private Practice Hub
Chris Lambert-Gorwyn, Business Growth Experts for Health , Passion to Profit for Practitioners
Chris Munro, Director, Clinic Answer
09:55 - 10:35 Creating an effective digital marketing strategy
Daniel Macaulay, Founder and CEO, Brandwave Marketing
Eamon Lloyd, Head of Partnerships, Gympass
Dave Sibley, UK/Europe Managing Director, Zumba
Business of Activity
10:00 - 10:30 Applying science to sports performance
Kevin Currell, Director of Science and Technical Development , English Institute of Sport
Professor Ben Jones, Professor of Sports Physiology and Performance , Leeds Beckett University
10:00 - 10:45 The physiological and neurological mechanisms of acupuncture
Jonathan Hobbs, Consultant, Senior Lecturer and Tutor, AACP
10:00 - 11:15 The Bowen Technique: The ultimate soft tissue manual therapy
Julian Baker, Bowen teacher and therapist, European College of Bowen Studies
Bodywork Techniques
10:00 - 10:15 Opening Keynote Address: Mims Davies, Minister for Sport and Civil Society, Department for Culture Media and Sport
Mims Davies MP, Minister for Sport and Civil Society , Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
10:00 - 10:30 Small Business: Big Presence
Mike James, Director, Sports Injury Fix
Malcolm Sloan, Founder and Director, ​Sports Injury Fix
10:00 - 12:30 Active Kids - Mintridge Foundation open session - room 19SG
10:05 - 10:45 Insights from PHE's Active 10 Campaign
Anand Amlani, Head of Marketing - Live Well, Public Health England
Professor Fabio Ciravegna, Professor of Computer Science , University of Sheffield
Activating the nation
10:30 - 11:00 Ask a Podiatrist - Nicola Jones
Nicola Jones, Podiatrist Podiatric Sports Medicine, The Podiatry Clinic Royal Tunbridge Wells
10:30 - 10:50 Make Fitness More Rewarding – Developing an effective commercial partnership strategy
Neil Harmsworth, Chief Operating Officer, Hussle
Lawrence King, Head of Commercial Partnerships, Hussle
10:30 - 11:00 Hutchison Technologies Studio Tech Demo
10:45 - 11:25 The evolution of hydration and human performance
Marie-Louise Farag, Group Head of Nutrition, Cellnutrition
Dr Marc Bubbs, Performance Nutrition Lead, Canada Basketball
Wellbeing & Performance
10:50 - 11:30 How movement can help with Primary prevention
Dr Andrew Boyd, RCGP Clinical Champion for Physical Activity and Lifestyle
Dr Rebecca Gould, Sport and Exercise Medicine Registrar, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
10:50 - 11:30 Understanding the positive affects of physical activity on mental wellbeing in children
Dr Victoria Randall, Senior Lecturer, Winchester University
Chris Wright, Head of Health & Wellbeing, Youth Sport Trust
James Allen, Head of Policy, Sport and Recreation Alliance
Active Kids
10:55 - 11:35 Creating a strong and credible digital marketing strategy
Jack Chew, Managing Director, Chews Health Ltd
10:55 - 11:35 Making a success of your business: the role of technology
Guy Griffiths, Managing Director, GG Fit
Ben Stancombe, National Fitness Strategic Lead, Parkwood Leisure
Steve Watts, Allied Leisure Group
Business of Activity
11:00 - 11:45 Deep Oscillation® - A game changer in injury rehabilitation
Chris Boynes, Physiotherapist, Chris Boynes Physiotherapy
11:00 - 11:45 Acupuncture & the Management of Sports Injuries: Knee
Kevin Young, Chartered Physiotherapist & Traditional Acupuncturist , Health Professions Acupuncture Group (HePAG)
11:05 - 11:55 Prevention not cure - what is the role of personalised care?
Helen Gilburt, Policy Fellow, The Kings Fund
James Sanderson, Director of Personalised Care, NHS England
Dr Davina Deniszczyc, Medical Director - Primary Care, Nuffield Health
Thomas Kearney, Deputy Chief Allied Health Professions Officer, NHS England
Amina Ali, Head of Evidence and Impact, Rethink Mental Illness
11:05 - 11:45 Combating isolation and loneliness
Eddie Brocklesby, Director , Silverfit
Dr Andrew Brinkley PhD, Research Associate, School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences , NCSEM, Loughborough University
Chris Lillistone, Insight Manager, England Netball
Activating the nation
11:15 - 11:45 Demonstration - Assessment & Management of acute ankle inversion injury
Jeremy Ousey, Podiatrist
11:15 - 11:45 Using Olympian experience to inspire a new generation of open water swimmers
Keri-Anne Payne, Team GB Triple Olympian , Owner of Triscape & Straight-line Swimming
11:15 - 11:45 Boogie Bounce
11:30 - 12:45 Myofascial release for low back pain related to herniated discs and sciatic nerve pain
Meghan Mari, Jing Massage
Rachel Fairweather, Jing Massage
Bodywork Techniques
11:40 - 12:00 Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT): improving athletic performance and accelerating recovery
Dr Maria Makeeva, OxyHealth Europe
Wellbeing & Performance
11:50 - 12:35 Creating services and spaces for active kids (and families)
Chris Sharman, Managing Director, iKidz Training and Consultancy
Susie Malcolm, Group Family Manager, David Lloyd Clubs
John Penny, Managing Director, Third Space
Steve Shaw, Director, Pavigym
Markos Aristides Kern, Founder and CEO, Fun With Balls GmbH
Active Kids
11:50 - 12:30 Prescribing movement for Ischaemic heart disease
John Rogers, Consultant Physician in Sport & Exercise Medicine, Manchester Sports Medicine
Stefan Kluzek
11:55 - 12:35 Data for improved clinical care and patient outcomes
Dr Graeme Wilkes, Medical Director , Connect Health
Euan McComiskie, UK Health Informatics Lead, The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)
11:55 - 12:35 Fitness and franchising
Catriona Berry, The British Franchise Association
Stuart Broster, Chief Executive, Anytime Fitness
Neil Randall, Director of Sales and Marketing, Anytime Fitness
Max Henderson, Chief Executive , Hotpod Yoga
Business of Activity
12:00 - 12:30 A Systematic Approach to Dispensing Formthotics
Tony Gavin, Podiatrist
12:00 - 12:40 Shockwave Therapy: what is it and why it has a proven 81% success rate
Paul Hobrough, Physiotherapist, Physio & Therapy
12:00 - 12:30 Stage Cycling
12:00 - 15:00 UK Sport Critical Conversations - closed session - room 14SG
12:00 - 15:00 UK Sport - AGILE Decision-Making – Developing the real you with more skills - closed session - room 13SG
12:05 - 12:45 Creating a blue print for physical activity partnerships
Dr Andrew Boyd, RCGP Clinical Champion for Physical Activity and Lifestyle
Chrissie Wellington, Global Head of Health and Wellbeing, ParkRun
Luke Harper, Head of British Cycling Partnership, HSBC
Jonathan Rigby, Commercial Director, British Cycling
Dr Ollie Hart, GP
Activating the nation
12:15 - 12:45 Keynote Address: Tim Hollingsworth, CEO, Sport England
Tim Hollingsworth, Chief Executive, Sport England
12:15 - 12:35 Stress, Food Intolerance & Sport Performance: Overtraining Syndrome
Dr Nigel Abraham, Scientific Director, Cambridge Nutritional Sciences
Wellbeing & Performance
12:30 - 13:10 Fuelling – from people to podiums
Mike Naylor, Head of Performance Nutrition , English Institute of Sport
12:45 - 13:30 Acupuncture and Anatomy - merging worlds
Lynn Pearce, Tutor, AACP
12:45 - 13:15 Strong by Zumba
12:50 - 13:30 The role of brands and role models in activating kids
Helen Hampton, Deputy Director, Partnerships, Public Health England
Anna Hill, CMO UK, Ireland & Nordics and GM Disney Media Sales and Partnerships, The Walt Disney Company UK
Rebecca Heathcote, Senior Marketing Properties and Propositions Manager, Sainsbury's
Active Kids
12:50 - 13:30 Delivering impact and value through workplace wellness
Dr. Ken van Someren, Director, KvS Performance
Simon Shepard, Chief Executive, Optima-life
Dr Paul Smith, Business Development Director , ART Health Solutions
Wellbeing & Performance
12:50 - 13:30 Prescribing movement for Cancer
Dr Rebecca Robinson, Consultant in Sports and Exercise Medicine, Department of Oncology, Weston Park Hospital NHS
Dr Anna Lowe, Programme Manager, National Centre for Sport & Exercise Medicine
Nick Atkins, Health and Wellbeing Manager, Enable Leisure & Culture
Bethany Brown, Health & Wellbeing Officer, Enabled Leisure & Culture
12:55 - 13:35 What does the new Long Term plan mean for AHPs?
Sue Hayward-Giles, Assistant Director of Practice and Development , The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)
12:55 - 13:35 Unleash the value of your PT team
Megan Sowney, Commercial Director, fibodo
Anthony Franklin, Chief Executive, fibodo
Andy Sutch, Former Regional Director of London for Sport England and board member of London Sport
Marcus Kingwell, Chief Executive, EMDUK
Business of Activity
13:00 - 13:30 Demonstration - Taping (HaplaWave)
Emma Price, Podiatrist and Clinical Director, Supafoot Cheltenham Ltd
Michael Ratcliffe, Podiatrist , Cuxson Gerrard & Co Ltd
13:00 - 14:15 Myofascial Release Shoulder Master Class - treating frozen shoulder, impingement syndromes and tendonitis
​Ruth Duncan, Sports Therapist / Advanced Myofascial Release Practitioner / Owner and lecturer, Myofascial Release UK
Bodywork Techniques
13:05 - 14:00 What is the future of sport and mass participation?
Chris Grant, Managing Director , 14A
Nico Heslop, Head of Sport, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Nigel Walker, National Director , English Institute of Sport
Liz Nicholl, Chief Executive, UK Sport
Michael Stark, Deputy Head of Sport , Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
13:05 - 13:45 Co-locating health and physical activity services in leisure centres
Glenn Carlin, NCSEM Operations Manager , National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine
Dr Ollie Hart, GP
Dr Steven Mann, Head of Healthy Communities, Places for People Leisure
Activating the nation
13:25 - 14:05 Optimising respiratory tract health in athletes
Dr Mike Loosemore MBE, Consultant Sport and Exercise Medicine, English Institute of Sport
13:30 - 14:00 MYZONE / Hatton
13:30 - 16:30 Future Fit - Switch the Play Event - closed session, room 19SG
13:45 - 14:30 Auricular Acupuncture
Lesley Pattenden
13:50 - 14:30 Injury prevention and post-injury nutrition
Dr Glenys Jones, Acting Chief Executive & Communications Manager , Association for Nutrition
Chris Cashin, Nutrition and Sports Nutrition Lead, University of Wales Trinity Saint David
Dr Ali Hill, Solent University
Sally Gunnell OBE, Olympic and World Champion
Wellbeing & Performance
13:50 - 14:30 ‘Love Activity, Hate Exercise?' How physiotherapists are supporting people with long term conditions to become more active
Dr Anna Lowe, Programme Manager, National Centre for Sport & Exercise Medicine
Rachel Young, Neurological Physiotherapist , Sheffield Neuro Physiotherapy and Associate Lecturer, Sheffield Hallam University
Christopher Tuckett, PHE Physical Activity Clinical Champion
13:50 - 14:35 Developing a great swimming lesson programme
Katie Towner, Head of Learn to Swim , Swim England
Marie Leather, Salford Community Leisure
13:55 - 14:35 Creating the spaces customers want
Phil Waind, Director , Waind Gohil and Potter Architects
Heloise Nangle, Ambassador for Lululemon, Tenzing and Fresh fitness food, COO Core Collective
Shaun Wilson, Director , KNEKTD LTD
Business of Activity
13:55 - 14:35 Understanding the implications of First Contact Practitioners
Sarah Withers, Head of FCP Implementation , The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
Sylvia Wojciechowski, Lead Advanced Practice Physiotherapist, Frimley Health Foundation Trust
14:00 - 14:40 The future is key for osteoarthritis of the Knee: How emerging science is showing us the way
Paul Hobrough, Physiotherapist, Physio & Therapy
14:05 - 14:45 Personalised care and social prescribing
Craig Lister, Managing Director, Green Gym - The Conservation Volunteers
Alex Kenmure, Head of Business Development, Good Gym
Activating the nation
14:15 - 14:45 Tabata Training introduced by Professor Tabata from Ritsumeikan University, Japan
14:30 - 15:25 Female health in sport
Associate Professor Kirsty Elliott-Sale, Associate Professor , Female Physiology, Nottingham Trent University
Lloyd Parker, Performance Nutritionist , Everton FC
Anna Boniface, Physiotherapist and Endurance Athlete
14:30 - 15:20 Physical activity a catalyst for change in the criminal justice system?
Dr Zoe Williams, RCGP Clinical Champion Physical Activity and Public Health England Physical Activity Champion
Professor Rosie Meek, Professor of Criminological Psychology, School of Law, Royal Holloway University of London
Dr Phillip Lee MP, Former Justice Minister
Justin Coleman, Director of Operations and Secretariat, Alliance of Sport
Chrissie Wellington, Global Head of Health and Wellbeing, ParkRun
14:30 - 15:00 Demonstration - Pronation & Supination of the foot, what does it all mean?
Sean Savage
14:30 - 15:45 Introduction to sports and advanced clinical massage workshop: The Jing Method
Rachel Fairweather, Jing Massage
Meghan Mari, Jing Massage
Bodywork Techniques
14:45 - 15:30 Acupuncture and muscle flexibility
Wayne Fish, Advanced Physiotherapy Practitioner (Musculoskeletal), AACP
14:50 - 15:30 Plant power: the rise of veganism and plant based diets
Anne-Marie O'Shea, Technical Specialist, Nutrition Future Fit
Tilly Spurr, Course Lead - Nutrition for Sport and Exercise, Future Fit Training
Wellbeing & Performance
14:50 - 15:30 Prescribing movement for Depression
Dr Amit D Mistry, Sports & Lifestyle Psychiatrist, Specialist Registrar in Eating Disorders
Trecina Allen, Brent, Wandsworth and Westminster Mind (in partnership with Enable Leisure & Culture)
Nick Atkins, Health and Wellbeing Manager, Enable Leisure & Culture
Hayley Jarvis, Head of Physical Activity, Mind
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
14:50 - 15:30 Fixing the frustration of getting fixed
Malcolm Sloan, Founder and Director, ​Sports Injury Fix
Mike James, Director, Sports Injury Fix
14:55 - 15:35 Virtual coaching: the future of wellbeing and fitness?
Dr. Ken van Someren, Director, KvS Performance
Professor Steve Haake, Professor of Sports Engineering, Sheffield Hallam University
Simon Shepard, Chief Executive, Optima-life
Business of Activity
14:55 - 15:35 How to deliver exercise in the community and co-location of services
Matthew Wyatt, Consultant Physiotherapist-London, Clinical Lead -South, Connect Health
Rhiannon Morgan, Regional Health Manager, GLL
15:00 - 15:30 Les Mills
15:00 - 17:00 Women in Fitness Association Meeting - room 15SG
15:05 - 15:45 Bridging the skills gap - helping the physical activity sector support the health sector
Tara Dillon, Chief Executive, CIMSPA
Dr Steven Mann, Head of Healthy Communities, Places for People Leisure
Anthony Crozier, Health & Wellbeing research and development specialist, FutureFit
Dr Anna Lowe, Programme Manager, National Centre for Sport & Exercise Medicine
Activating the nation
15:15 - 15:45 The Future Is Now: Footscan & Phits 3D Printed Orthotics
George Cummins, Director, Gait and Motion Technology
15:45 - 16:35 Understanding the implications of concussion
Dr James Thing, Consultant Sport and Exercise Physician, International Concussion and Head Injury Research Foundation, UCL
Professor Antonio Belli, Professor of Trauma Neurosurgeon , University of Birmingham
Dr Simon Kemp, Medical Services Director, Rugby Football Union
15:45 - 16:30 Trigger Points
Jonathan Hobbs, Consultant, Senior Lecturer and Tutor, AACP
15:50 - 16:15 The State of the UK Fitness Industry - the golden age of fitness?
David Minton, Managing Director, Leisure DB
15:50 - 16:20 Intermittent fasting and time restricted feeding: is the timing of when we eat as important as what we eat?
Tilly Spurr, Course Lead - Nutrition for Sport and Exercise, Future Fit Training
Wellbeing & Performance
15:50 - 16:30 Prescribing movement for Dementia
Dr Romila Bahl, Specialist Registrar in Sports and Exercise Medicine , Health Education East Midlands
Steven McFadyen, Programme Partnerships Officer – Sport & Leisure, Alzheimer’s Society
Tracey Shorthouse, Retired Nurse
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
15:55 - 16:35 Developing personal leadership and creating the internal culture for explosive growth
John Davie, CEO and Founder, UK Physio Business Growth
15:55 - 16:35 Digitisation of physical activity and participation
Richard Norris, OpenActive Programme Lead, Open Data Institute
Conor Barry, Strategy and Innovation Lead, Public Health England
Anthony Franklin, Chief Executive, fibodo
Business of Activity
16:00 - 16:30 Engaging the least active: putting what people want from coaching into practice
Craig Blain, Physical Activity Development Lead , UK Coaching
Maria Papadopoulos, People Development Partner, Swim England
Activating the nation
16:00 - 17:15 Plantar Fasciitis – How do decrease pain for your clients
Rachel Fairweather, Jing Massage
Meghan Mari, Jing Massage
Bodywork Techniques
16:00 - 16:40 The barefoot Elephant - Barefoot Running versus Orthotics
Paul Hobrough, Physiotherapist, Physio & Therapy
16:40 - 17:30 What do customers really want?
David Minton, Managing Director, Leisure DB
Justin Musgrove, Chief Executive , Bannatyne Group
Jamie Ward, CEO and Founder, Hussle
Jan Pieter (JP) Lips, Head of Unified Commerce Enablement, Adyen
Rob Chandler, Head of Customer Loyalty, Sky
Sue Anstiss MBE, CEO and Founder, Promote PR
16:45 - 17:15 Ask a Podiatrist - Emma Price and Mike Radcliffe
Emma Price, Podiatrist and Clinical Director, Supafoot Cheltenham Ltd
Michael Ratcliffe, Podiatrist , Cuxson Gerrard & Co Ltd
16:50 - 17:20 Prehabilitation – preventing injuries before they happen
Cheyne Voss, Physio Director, Ten Health & Fitness
Wellbeing & Performance
16:50 - 17:30 Prescribing movement for falls and frailty
Dr Phil Clelland, Registrar in Sports & Exercise Medicine, NHS and English Institute of Sport
Sarah Wheatley, Exercise Specialist, Long Term Conditions, Age UK Oxfordshire
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
16:55 - 17:30 Maximising performance environments – helping athletes to thrive
Dr Kate Hays, Head of Performance Psychology , English Institute of Sport
Joanna Harrison, Head of Performance Lifestyle, English Institute of Sport
16:55 - 17:30 Making sport and physical activity accessible for all
Lyndsey Barrett, Senior Occupational Therapist & Founder, Sport for Confidence
Dr Hayley Barton, Associate Director, Access Sport
Martin Symcox, CEO, Metro Blind Sport
Kerl Haslam, Chief Executive, SportsAble
Activating the nation