Below is a list of exhibitions and conferences that will take place during the coming months where visitors can view the latest daily living equipment (sometimes called disability aids or independent living products).
Some of these events are aimed at professionals only so please visit their websites for more information before deciding to attend. If an exhibition has a related website then you should be able to find a link to it from here.
If you know of any exhibitions you would like added to this list please email email@example.com.
National Back Exchange annual conference and exhibition
DLF is partnering with NBE for their annual three day conference and exhibition in September.
This fully residential event offers an opportunity to meet fellow professionals and exhibitors within a multidisciplinary environment. Attendees will have access to the full conference programme, including an extensive range of equipment.
The conference will feature:
- strategic plenary
- practical workshops
- streamed presentations
- equipment evaluation workshops
- exhibitor interactive workshops.
Delegates will include back care advisors, ergonomists, educators, suppliers of products and services, service users and researchers and innovators.
Date: 25 - 27 September 2017
At: Jurys Hinckley Island Hotel, Leicestershire LE10 3JA
To find out more and to book a place visit www.nationalbackexchange.org
Independent Living Scotland 2017
Get Inspired at Scotland’s largest disability lifestyle and independent living event from the 4 - 5 October 2017 at the SEC, Glasgow.
The show offers inspiring and innovative products and care options for older people, those with disabilities or impairments, carers, families and healthcare professionals.
Over 100 companies will be on hand to showcase their products and services and demonstrate the impact they can have on assisting and improving independent living. From daily living aids, wheelchairs and scooters, home adaptations and telecare, energy providers and communications the show offers visitors the opportunity to try, test and compare the latest products on the market.
Independent Living Scotland has also become recognised as a key educational resource for Healthcare Professionals with a comprehensive two-day CPD accredited seminar programme running alongside the exhibition from leading figures within the health profession.
Entry is FREE and visitors can register in advance here.
Doors open 10am – 4pm.
To find out more visit www.independentlivingscotland.org
DLF to support OTAC’s conference and exhibitions programme
The Disabled Living Foundation is delighted to be partnering with Promoting Independence at their programme of OTAC events in 2017 and 2018.
As a national charity providing impartial advice, information and training on independent living since 1969, we are well known to occupational therapists through a number of our services and we will be on hand at each event to provide information about suitable equipment and suppliers.
OTAC events calendar
|13th December 2017||Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, Edinburgh|
|29th January 2018||Midlands - Belfry Hotel and Spa|
|7th February 2018||Chester - Hallmark The Queen Hotel|
|26th April 2018||Leeds - Weetwood Hall Conference Centre & Hotel|
|13th June 2018||Cambridge - Hallmark Hotel|
|11th July 2018||Llanelli - Stradey Park Hotel|
|12th September 2018||Belfast - La Mon Hotel|
|26th September 2018||Torquay - Imperial Hotel|
|7th November 2018||Kent - The Spa Hotel|
|28th November 2018||Newcastle - Hilton Hotel & Spa|
|5th December 2018||Southampton - Hilton Hotel Ageas Bowl|
To find out more about the OTAC events go to www.otac.org.uk