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BIVDA WP MGM and 30th Anniversary

By September 16, 2022No Comments

The annual Regulatory Affairs Seminar will then follow the first day events on the 13th-14th October 2022.

We are holding the working party autumn meetings on Wednesday 12th October from 10.00am for arrival and registration with a 10.30 start until 13.00pm at the Belfry in Birmingham. Members can register to attend the working party section of the seminar via WP only link and select WP only then you will be able to choose your sessions via an APP as soon as we release it!

Members are encouraged to move around the topics throughout the working parties to give an idea of the depth and breadth of our activities.

10.30 -10.45 Plenary and Welcome
Procurement RAWP Digital Infectious Disease and NPT Environmental
10.50 NHS Frameworks, a Supplier Perspective – Simon Rose – Werfen The EU Green Deal agenda – a compass for ‘walking the sustainability talk’ Valerie Rampi – Senior Manager Environment and Sustainability – MedTech Europe Cyber Security and IVD Systems Daniel Maud – Werfen. Impact of the UK Diagnostics Strategy – Mandy Townsend – The Innovation Agency


DEFRA – UK Reach Update

(Speaker TBC)

11.20 Social Value in tenders – Sarah Joy Newton – Sustainability Programme Lead Global Regulations Overview

Stuart Angell

Digital resilience – Different approaches to resilience –

(Speaker TBC)

Is this the future, NPT, APPS, LFT, connectivity Tony Cambridge -Lead Biomedical Scientist, Pathology Management

Blood Sciences and Point of Care Testing


AHSN – Overview of the network activities for sustainable innovation – Philip Shelton – Eastern AHSN
12.00 GS1 and Peppol – Anna Micklewaite ISO Standards – BSI


Software as an IVD – (Speaker TBC) “The Circular Economy Agenda from Eco-design to Waste” Tatiana Dias – Advisor Sustainability and Circular Economy – Medtech Europe


Sustainable Design of Medical Devices –Cormack O-Prey. Kestrel Consultancy
12.30 NHS England Digital programme and Procurement Strategy – Rob Longstaff NHSE 10 year view

Ashleigh Batchen


What is Sustainability in Digital – Benjamin Meany – Manager Digital Health – Medical Device Regulation – MedTech Europe Academia, Industry Meeting – diagnosis and management of infection and suspected sepsis at the front door-

Phil Turner Manager and Senior Researcher, NIHR Community Healthcare MIC


BOMCHECK – A tool for environmental sustainability materials management.

James Pearson



The afternoon of the 12th will be our mid-year general meeting (MGM) after lunch starting at 14.00pm. To attend the working party sessions in the morning and stay on for the MGM in the afternoon, you can register WP and MGM here, and just for the MGM registration is here MGM only

The agenda is below (may be subject to change)

The anniversary dinner for members and invited guests being held on the evening of the 12th is fully subscribed, but please contact if you want to be added to the waiting list.

Natalie Creaney