Sessions on Wednesday 17th June 2020

Time Session Stream
09:30 - 10:30 Stick Mobility
Dr Robert Crowley, Chiropractor, RockTape
Project Move
09:50 - 10:30 How to commercialise and grow your active kids business
Chris Sharman, Managing Director, iKidz Training and Consultancy
Craig Jones, COO, Fit for Sport
Kelly Cooper, Family Product Development Manager, David Lloyd Clubs
Active Kids
09:55 - 10:35 Ankle and foot: common conditions, individualised solutions Evidence Therapy
09:55 - 10:45 Exploring future trends
Steve Scales, Client Services Director, ukactive
David Minton, Managing Director, Leisure DB
Martin Evans, Product and Innovation Director, David Lloyd
David Langridge, Managing Director and Founder, 1FitLife
Mike Dean, Head of Franchise Sales, F45
Lauren Armes, Founder and CEO, Welltodo
Business of Activity
10:00 - 11:15 Myofascial release for low back pain related to herniated discs and sciatic nerve pain
Rachel Fairweather, Jing Massage
Meghan Mari, Jing Massage
Bodywork Techniques
10:00 - 10:30 Opening Keynote Address: Tim Hollingsworth, Sport England
Tim Hollingsworth, Chief Executive, Sport England
Conference
10:05 - 10:45 Understanding how to demonstrate social value Activating the nation
10:15 - 10:45 Breathwork techniques for peak performance
Martin Petrus, Breathwork Coach
Wellbeing & Performance
10:30 - 11:00 Top tips on the three best taping techniques for your patients
Daniel Lawrence, Education Director, RockTape UK
Project Move
10:35 - 11:20 Activating the nation
Dr Anna Lowe, Programme Manager, National Centre for Sport & Exercise Medicine
Tim Hollingsworth, Chief Executive, Sport England
Dr Mike Brannan, National Lead for Physical Activity, Public Health England
Huw Edwards, CEO, ukactive
Dr Natasha Jones, Vice-President, Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine
Conference
10:50 - 11:30 Generation Z -How we engage teenage girls in physical activity
Jade Harris, Programme Manager, ukactive
Ciara Monahan, Project Lead, Football Beyond Borders
Active Kids
10:55 - 11:35 Shoulder: Assessment & Treatment -Getting the basics right
Jo Gibson, Clinical Physiotherapy Specialist, Liverpool Upper Limb Unit
Evidence Therapy
11:00 - 11:40 Understanding and applying modern marketing channels to your business
Daniel Macaulay, Founder and CEO, Brandwave Marketing
Andrea Dearden, Marketing Director, David Lloyd
Jak Phillips, Global Content Director, Les Mills International
Business of Activity
11:00 - 11:30 Back Pain RockPod Treatment Flow
Dr Robert Crowley, Chiropractor, RockTape
Project Move
11:05 - 11:45 Supporting those with musculoskeletal conditions to be active
Dr Benjamin Ellis, Senior Clinical Policy Advisor, Versus Arthritis
Rhian Horlock, Strategic Programme Manager, Physical Activity , Versus Arthritis
Activating the nation
11:15 - 11:55 Optimising mental fitness
Angela Foster, Nutrition Health and Performance Coach , Angela Foster Performance
Dr Serra Pitts, 87%
Wellbeing & Performance
11:30 - 12:45 Tried and tested top tips to kickstart your bodywork business
Tor Davies, Physio turned Founder, Co-Kinetic
Bodywork Techniques
11:30 - 12:00 Lower Limb Taping for Runners
Daniel Lawrence, Education Director, RockTape UK
Project Move
11:45 - 12:30 Are fitness professionals really at the heart of the growth of the sector?
Elaine Briggs, Director of Education, Training and Innovation, Future Fit
Tara Dillon, Chief Executive, CIMSPA
Marcus Kingwell, Chief Executive, EMDUK
John Penny, Managing Director, Third Space
Dr Davina Deniszczyc, Medical Director - Primary Care, Nuffield Health
Conference
11:50 - 12:30 Creating inspiring environments for kids and families to be active
James Foley, Commercial Director, Alliance Leisure
Alina Cooper, Get Set Go
Mark Learnihan, Business Development and Partnership Director, Active Nation
Andy Edwards, Managing Director, Play Revolution
Active Kids
11:55 - 12:35 Hip: Identify, treat and manage FAI
Dr Paulina Kloskowska, Physiotherapist, Centre for Health and Human Performance
Evidence Therapy
12:00 - 12:40 Improving the quality of movement Active Kids
12:00 - 12:40 Forward Thinking Gym Design and Layout
Dugald Macgregor, Head of Sales, Origin Fitness
Paul Richardson, Executive Chairman, Gym Shark
Fraser Kennedy, Gym Planner, The Gym Group
Business of Activity
12:00 - 12:30 Instruments & how to use them in 2020 Project Move
12:05 - 12:45 Active design: enabling active lives
Steve Densley, Strategic Partnership Manager, Active Design, Active Cheshire
Activating the nation
12:30 - 13:00 Stick Mobility Lunch time flow
Dr Robert Crowley, Chiropractor, RockTape
Project Move
12:45 - 13:15 Keynote Address-Matt Roberts
Matt Roberts, Owner and CEO, Matt Roberts Personal Training
Conference
12:50 - 13:30 Are we really measuring success?
Matthew Wade, Senior Researcher, ukactive
Danny Melling, Operations Director, Premier Education
Active Kids
12:55 - 13:35 Elbow:Treating tennis elbow and its associated conditions
Val Jones, Lead Physiotherapist, Sheffield Shoulder & Elbow Unit, Sheffield Teaching Hospital NHS Trust
Evidence Therapy
13:00 - 13:40 Expanding the skills set in the fitness industry
Paul Swainson, Research and Development Lead, Future Fit
Dan Fallon, Founder, Super You Project
Business of Activity
13:15 - 13:55 Achieving the best gains from rest and recovery
David Osgathorp, Founder, Can Do Health & Fitness, , Human Performance Coach at Red Bull Racing Formula One Team
Hannu Kinnunen, Chief Scientist, Oura Ring
Wellbeing & Performance
13:30 - 14:15 Do biomechanics matter?
Jack Chew, Managing Director, Chews Health Ltd
Ashley James, Clinical Lead of Occupational Health Physiotherapy Services, IPRS Group
Jo Gibson, Clinical Physiotherapy Specialist, Liverpool Upper Limb Unit
Dr Philip Graham-Smith, Head of Biomechanics and Innovation, Aspire Academy
Conference
13:50 - 14:30 How to change behaviours in a digital world
Will Roberts, Chief Operating Officer, Youth Sport Trust
Angela Carlin, Lecturer in Exercise and Health (Physiology), Ulster University
Active Kids
13:55 - 14:35 Wrist and hand: Beyond splints & rest: Evidence informed care of common wrist & hand problems
Deborah Stanton, Hand Therapist, NHS
Evidence Therapy
14:00 - 14:40 Workforce Session Active Kids
14:00 - 14:40 Restore and rejuvenate: creating a balanced offer for members
Adam Hewitt, Head of Clinical Exercise, Ten Health and Fitness
Business of Activity
14:00 - 14:40 Ingredients to create the ultimate member journey
Jon Nasta, Founder, Retention Solutions Ltd
Business of Activity
14:05 - 14:45 Whole systems approaches to enabling active lives: Move More Sheffield and Sport England local delivery pilots explored
Dr Katie Shearn, Researcher, Sheffield Hallam University
Activating the nation
14:15 - 14:45 Eating to reduce your carbon footprint
Anne-Marie O'Shea, Technical Specialist, Nutrition Future Fit
Wellbeing & Performance
14:30 - 15:45 The Bowen Technique: The ultimate soft tissue manual therapy
Julian Baker, Bowen teacher and therapist, European College of Bowen Studies
Bodywork Techniques
14:30 - 15:15 What are the opportunities presented by policy to increase physical activity in schools?
Will Roberts, Chief Operating Officer, Youth Sport Trust
Dan Wilson, Director of Development, Yorkshire Sport
Ben Levinson, Head Teacher, Kensington Primary School
Patrice Canavan OBE, Executive Head Teacher, Oaklands School and Raine's Foundation School
Conference
14:55 - 15:35 Knee: What does the evidence tell us about the knee? What does experience tell us about the evidence? Evidence Therapy
15:00 - 15:40 Digital transformation in leisure
Claire Rollins, Head of Commercial, Gladstone
Business of Activity
15:00 - 15:30 Squatting past biomechanics Project Move
15:05 - 15:45 Why fitness operators should start to think health
Duncan Stephenson, Deputy Chief Executive, RSPH
Anthony Crozier, Health & Wellbeing research and development specialist, FutureFit
Dr Steven Mann, Head of Healthy Communities, Places for People Leisure
Activating the nation
15:15 - 15:45 Gut health for peak performance
Dr Sammie Gill, Specialist Gastroenterology Dietitian, NHS
Wellbeing & Performance
15:30 - 16:15 Climate crisis: creating a fitter planet
Dr Russell Seymour, Chief Executive, BASIS
Michael Lloyd, Deputy Stadium Manager, Arsenal Football Club
Jade Boggust, Senior Development Manager, Corporate and Destinations, Engie
Conference
15:30 - 16:00 Massage Tips for your Tendinopathy Patients
Daniel Lawrence, Education Director, RockTape UK
Project Move
16:00 - 17:15 Introduction to sports and advanced clinical massage workshop: The Jing Method
Rachel Fairweather, Jing Massage
Meghan Mari, Jing Massage
Bodywork Techniques
16:00 - 16:40 Personalisation and customer experience
David Langridge, Managing Director and Founder, 1FitLife
Yemi Fagbenro, Digital Delivery Architect, Folkem Global Solutions Ltd
Business of Activity
16:00 - 16:15 Welcome and scene set MSKReform
16:00 - 16:45 Open Shoulder Surgery?
Dr Robert Crowley, Chiropractor, RockTape
Daniel Lawrence, Education Director, RockTape UK
Project Move
16:15 - 16:45 The benefits of yoga and mindfulness for wellbeing
Heather Mason, Founder, The Minded Institute
Wellbeing & Performance
16:15 - 16:30 Exploring ‘Evidence’ – An intro to MSKR’s Evidence policy priorities MSKReform
16:30 - 17:15 Is it good to be dis'connected?
Dr William Bird MBE, GP and CEO, Intelligent Health
Karen Taylor, Director, Deloitte Centre for Health Soluions
Liz Ashall-Payne, CEO and Co- Founder, ORCHA
Conference
16:30 - 17:30 Panel discussion – Evidence based practice v practice based evidence​ MSKReform
16:50 - 17:25 Elderly MSK: Older people with MSK problems -Same bodies just older or are there unique needs? Evidence Therapy
17:30 - 17:55 Clinical keynote – A case for reforming our approach to X MSKReform
17:55 - 18:00 Closing remarks and next steps MSKReform

Sessions on Thursday 18th June 2020

Time Session Stream
09:30 - 10:00 Stick Mobility Wake up Call
Dr Robert Crowley, Chiropractor, RockTape
Project Move
09:50 - 10:35 Strength training strategies for those with long-term conditions
Dr Anna Lowe, Programme Manager, National Centre for Sport & Exercise Medicine
Dr Tom Maden-Wilkinson, Senior Research Fellow, Sheffield Hallam University
Rachel Young, Neurological Physiotherapist , Sheffield Neuro Physiotherapy and Associate Lecturer, Sheffield Hallam University
Christopher Tuckett, PHE Physical Activity Clinical Champion
Evidence Therapy
09:50 - 10:30 Moving Medicine: Update Health
10:00 - 11:15 An integrative manual therapy approach using MFR, STR and trigger point therapy to tackle chronic neck pain, whiplash and headaches
Rachel Fairweather, Jing Massage
Meghan Mari, Jing Massage
Bodywork Techniques
10:00 - 10:40 Delivering the best group exercise experience
Sue Wilkie, EMD UK
Israel Rivera, Head of Group Exercise, Virgin Active UK
Michelle Dand, Group Health and Fitness Manager, David Lloyd
Business of Activity
10:00 - 11:00 Strength and Conditioning Project Move
10:05 - 10:55 Motivation-should you use the carrot or the stick?
Dr Gary Mendoza, Managing Director, Stages of Change
Activating the nation
10:15 - 10:45 Workplace wellness: starting with the human spine remedying pain and posture
Cheyne Voss, Physio Director, Ten Health & Fitness
Wellbeing & Performance
10:30 - 11:15 Prevention better than cure: embedding physical activity in social prescribing
Dr Zoe Williams, RCGP Clinical Champion Physical Activity and Public Health England Physical Activity Champion
Bev Taylor, Senior Programme Manager, Personalised Care, NHS England
Conference
10:50 - 11:30 Moving Medicine: Paediatrics Health
10:55 - 11:35 Persistent neck pain: Are we any closer to resolving this social 'pain in the neck'?
Dr Robert Crowley, Chiropractor, RockTape
Evidence Therapy
11:00 - 11:40 Technology: supporting the physical activity workforce
Paul Swainson, Research and Development Lead, Future Fit
Matt Ford, Creator, Archon
James Russell, Chief Product Officer, My PT Hub
Dave Wright, Creator and CEO , Myzone
Business of Activity
11:00 - 12:00 Assessing the anterior knee Project Move
11:05 - 11:45 Getting physical activity support right for people with long-term conditions: sharing findings from a national conversation
Dr Anna Lowe, Programme Manager, National Centre for Sport & Exercise Medicine
Pete Thomond, Chief Executive, Clever Together
Activating the nation
11:15 - 12:00 Creating a strong and active nation: delivering effective muscle strength and balance training
Professor Charlie Foster OBE, Senior Lecturer in Physical Activity and Public Health, University of Bristol
Dr James Steele, Reseach Director, UKactive and Solent University
Jane McDermott, Healthy Ageing Programme, Centre for Better Ageing
Tom Whittaker, Performance Director Para-Powerlifting, British Weight Lifting
Wellbeing & Performance
11:30 - 12:30 Keynote Address Conference
11:45 - 13:00 Oncology Massage -Stretching -What Works Best
Susan Findlay, Director, NLSSM
Bodywork Techniques
11:50 - 12:30 Moving Medicine: Active Hospital Health
11:55 - 12:35 Back: Evidence informed touch within evidence informed rehab
Steve Nawoor, Deputy Director of Clinical Delivery and Consultant Physiotherapist, Connect Health
Evidence Therapy
12:00 - 12:40 Restore and rejuvenate: creating a balanced offer for members
Adam Hewitt, Head of Clinical Exercise, Ten Health and Fitness
Caoimhe Bamber, Founder, Digme Fitness
Kay Pennington, Group Aqua Sana Manager, Center Parcs
Business of Activity
12:00 - 12:30 Back Pain vs a Chiropractor
Dr Robert Crowley, Chiropractor, RockTape
Project Move
12:05 - 12:45 Using intergenertional connections to get people active
Dr Melrose Stewart, School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Birmingham
Ali Goodall, Senior Innovations Manager, Youth Sport Trust
Ivo Gormley, Founder and CEO, GoodGym
Activating the nation
12:15 - 12:45 Nutrition for muscle strength
Christine Kenny, Specialist Consultant Dietitian, Personal Trainer & Fitness Coach
Wellbeing & Performance
12:30 - 13:15 Mental Health v Medals
Chevy Rough, Founder, Chasing Projects
Conference
12:30 - 13:15 Do's and don'ts of being a better therapist. What I wish I had known 20 years ago! Project Move
12:55 - 13:25 Persistent neck pain (treatment) -Are we any closer to resolving this social 'pain in the neck'? Evidence Therapy
13:00 - 13:30 Compression Wellbeing & Performance
13:00 - 13:40 Exploring recent M & A trends in European health and fitness
Nigel Bland, Deloitte
Alicia Whistlecroft, Assistant Director, Corporate Finance Advisory, Deloitte UK
Business of Activity
13:05 - 13:45 Creating a tech innovation ecosystem: realising the potential for the sector
Allison Savich, Strategic Lead -Data & Market Innovation, Sport England
Alex Zurita, Specialist Advisor – Technology for Participation, London Sport
Activating the nation
13:30 - 14:15 Plantar Fasciitis -How to decrease pain for your clients
Rachel Fairweather, Jing Massage
Meghan Mari, Jing Massage
Bodywork Techniques
13:30 - 14:15 Introduction to Sharon Wheeler's ScarWork
Jan Trewartha
Bodywork Techniques
13:30 - 14:30 Tendinopathy Exercise Demonstartion
Daniel Lawrence, Education Director, RockTape UK
Project Move
13:45 - 14:30 How do we deliver healthy later lives?
Alison Giles, Associate Director for Healthy Ageing and Health, Department of Physiotherapy and Paramedicine
Professor Dawn Skelton, Exercise Physiologist, Glasgow Caledonian University
​George MacGinnis, Challenge Director, Healthy Ageing, UK Research and Innovation
Dr Melrose Stewart, School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Birmingham
Arun Kang, Chief Executive, Sporting Equals
Conference
13:45 - 14:20 Post pregnancy and women's health: Post-partum-participation -How to keep women active and safe
Emma Brockwell, Specialist Women's Health Physiotherapist, Physiomum
Evidence Therapy
13:50 - 14:20 Future Fit: Are protein supplements necessary for people who exercise?
Tilly Spurr, Course Lead - Nutrition for Sport and Exercise, Future Fit Training
Wellbeing & Performance
14:00 - 14:40 Creating a boutique experience in a big box
Duncan Jefford, Director of Sport and Leisure Management, Everyone Active
Business of Activity
14:05 - 14:45 Planning effective activation campaigns exploring: We are Undefeatable
Michelle Roberts, Physical Activity and Health Programme Manager, The Richmond Group of Charities
Activating the nation
14:05 - 14:45 Insight led programme design Activating the nation
14:45 - 16:00 Movement and mobility for Massage therapists and Personal Trainers
Yvonne Blake, Director
Bodywork Techniques
14:45 - 15:45 How to truly unlock the power of innovation within your business
Mok O'Keeffe, Founder, Innovation Bee Hive
Steve Ward, Director, GLL
Carl McCartney, Customer Experience Director, Les Mills UK
Conference
14:45 - 15:20 -How to keep runners running and when to stop runners running
Matt Phillips, Running Injury & Performance Specialist and Creator & Host of the Runchatlive Podcast, www.runchatlive.com
Evidence Therapy