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IPS Product Surgery & Corporate Networking Day July 2021

IPS is pleased to confirm the outline of two further events in a rolling programme to support IPS corporate members in particular and commercial organisations in general who work in the HCAI-related space. Our mission is to help effect a better understanding of the need for effective technologies and explore associated commercial opportunities in the NHS.

Product Surgery – Tuesday 27th July 2021
The purpose of this meeting is to provide corporate organisations an opportunity to meet with a panel of senior IPS professionals to discuss technical, scientific or procurement-related aspects of their emerging or existing technologies. Each surgery session will last 45 minutes and verbal feedback will be provided on the day.

Please note that availability of slots is limited to 6 companies and these will be allocated first to IPS corporate members and then to other applicants. The panel consist of the following;

  • Pat Cattini, Deputy Director Infection Prevention and Control, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and lead of the IPS Corporate Affairs Group and past IPS President
  • Maurice Madeo, Assistant Director on Infection Prevention and Control, Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust
  • Graham Fish, Senior Buyer, The Supply Chain

Location: GAMA HQ, The Maylands Building, Maylands Ave, Hemel Hempstead HP2 7TG.

The deadline for all applications/ submissions for the Surgery is 9am Monday 19th July 2021. If you are interested, please contact Lynne Duncan on  IPSPA@fitwise.co.uk who will send an entry criteria and application form by return. 

Corporate Networking Day – Wednesday 28th July 2021
This event is available to IPS corporate members and commercial organisations working in the HCAI-related space and places are provided without charge. It is an Open House meeting so firms may apply for any reasonable number of places and IPS will do its best to accommodate such requests.

Agenda

10:00   Refreshments

10:30   Introduction and Welcome
Pat Cattini, Deputy Director Infection Prevention and Control, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and lead of the IPS Corporate Affairs Group and past IPS President

10:50   IPS Going Forward
Jennie Wilson, Professor of Epidemiology, University of West London and IPS President

11:30   Environment Cleaning and Decontamination Event
Lisa Butcher, Lead Nurse and manager, IPC/D, Oxford University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and IPS Vice President

12:00   Group Discussion

12:45   Lunch 

Location
GAMA HQ, The Maylands Building, Maylands Ave, Hemel Hempstead HP2 7TG. Tel: 020 7993 0030. 

How to register your interest in the Networking Day
If you would like to attend the Networking day then please contact Lynne Duncan on  IPSPA@fitwise.co.uk. The meeting will commence at 10.30 am (refreshments from 10.00 am) and be completed by 2.30pm.

For a downloadable flyer please click here.

IPS Technology Endorsement Programme

Have you applied yet for IPS endorsement of your product or technology? This can be done easily and at a small cost. Details get posted for all to see at https://industryinsights.ips.uk.net/ and you get to use the Endorsement Logo on sales and other material. This is an eye-catching way to promote the efficacy of what you do?