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REMINDER: Joint Working Party Seminar, 30th Anniversary Dinner

By October 7, 2022October 10th, 2022No Comments

The working party autumn meetings will be held on Wednesday 12th October at the Belfry Resort and Hotel, Birmingham.

Registration and Welcome – 10.00am – 10.30am

Members will be able to select sessions via the newly created BIVDA mobile app enabling them the opportunity to attend other working party’s other than their own.

Celebratory Dinner
Please note that the dress code for the evening will be black tie/evening attire.

*You will find below the recently updated working party and MGM agendas.

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 – MedTech Europe Cyber Security and IVD Systems

Daniel Maud – Werfen.

Impact of the UK Diagnostics Strategy – Mandy Townsend – The Innovation Agency


Environmental WP Update

Neil Plumridge – EKF Diagnostics

11.20 Social Value in tenders – Sarah Joy Newton – BIVDA Global Regulations Overview

Stuart Angell – IVDEOLOGY

Digital resilience – Different approaches to resilience –

Daniel Maud – Werfen

Is this the future, NPT, APPS, LFT, connectivity Tony Cambridge -University of Hospitals Plymouth


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


Software as an IVD – Tim Davison – Q Serve “The Circular Economy Agenda from Eco-design to Waste” Tatiana Dias – – 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

Sandra Starke, CPI, Pari Datta – Cambridge Design


What is Sustainability in Digital – Benjamin Meany – MedTech Europe Discussion – engaging BIVDA members’ tests and technologies –

Doris-Ann Williams


BOMCHECK – Managing Compliance to restricted and declarable substances globally.

Harry Wild – Bomcheck



The Mid-Year General meeting will begin at 14.00pm and end at 17.00pm, followed by refreshments and networking until 18.30pm.


Ben Kemp