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Events: Annual Lecture and Dinner

Our invitation-only annual lectures are held in the winter to reflect on the year and to look ahead.

NCF Annual Lecture 2017

The venue for this year's Annual Lecture and Dinner was the Royal College of Physicians. Now in the 13th year this unique invitation-only event too place on Wednesday 29 November 18:00 - 22:00.

We are delighted that Boots Care Services are our Annual Partners and the principal supporters for this event.
Delivering the Annual Lecture for 2017 was Professor Keith  Willett. He
was the Director  for Acute Care to  NHS England and is the  Professor of Orthopaedic  Trauma Surgery at the University of  Oxford. An NHS  consultant surgeon for 24 years  he has extensive  experience of trauma care, driving  service transformation and healthcare  management. He has taught surgery and  leadership extensively across the NHS and internationally.

NCF Annual Lecture 2016

NCF's 12th Annual Lecture and dinner took place on 30 November at Church House Conference Centre

Our thanks to Samantha Jones, Director – New Care Models Programme, NHS England for presenting a thought provoking presentation: Delivering the five year forward view: what the new care models mean for the future of health and social care

NCF Annual Lecture 2015 

Alastair Burt MP, Minister of State for Community and Social Care, presented the 11th NCF Annual Lecture on Wednesday 2 December. Given the focus that there had been on implementation of the Care Act this year, the  expectation of closer integration of care and health and significant changes to  regulation and inspection the lecture offered a timely opportunity to share aspirations for the sector as providers and commissioners get ready for the second  stage of the  Care Act. The venue for the 2015 Annual Lecture was the Royal  College of Surgeons

NCF Annual Lecture 2014

David Behan CBE, Chief Executive of the Care Quality Commission, presented the Annual Lecture 2014. The setting for lecture and dinner was the magnificent Grade II listed, four-domed, Edwardian building One Great George Street, close to the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace and St James’s Park.  View David's presentation: Quality in a changing climate
read the press release of the day here

NCF Annual Lecture 2013

Jon Rouse, Director General for Social Care, Local Government and Care Partnerships, Department of Health delivered the NCF Annual Lecture in 2013 which took place at Trinity House in London on 27 November. See Jon's presentation here: Social care reform - a matter of principle

NCF Annual Lecture 2012

In December 2012, Dame Denise Platt OBE, Red Tape Champion for the Care Provider Alliance, presented our Annual Lecture at the elegant modern award winning premises of the Royal College of Physicians. 

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