Naidex is Europe’s biggest trade, professional and consumer show dedicated to the care, rehabilitation and lifestyle of people with a disability or impairment. Taking
place at the Birmingham NEC on the 28th-30th March, Naidex will bring together 12,000 forward thinking individuals over three of the most enterprising days the industry has ever seen, and it’s completely free to attend!
A change for Naidex 2017…
For this years edition, Naidex will be – for the first time ever – under the management of award winning, independent, exhibition and conference organisers PRYSM Media Group. Injecting diverse content, 17 years of experience and world class expertise, PRYSM are renowned for attracting industry giants and tens of thousands of visitors to a portfolio of over 25 shows across the UK every year.
Naidex 2017 will boast highly specialised zones, covering everything from Mobility and Professional to Children, Vision and Home & Design – to name a few! Throughout these zones will be 250 industry leading exhibitors and 150 thought provoking speakers providing free fully CPD accredited seminars. At the all new Naidex we encourage continued learning and continued professional progression in order to remain at the forefront of this exciting and unpredictable industry.
So get Involved! 1-2-1 advice, hands on guidance and live demo arenas are set to be awash with activity. Naidex is at the forefront of breaking ground in the independent living and physical disability industries, it is open to everyone, and is absolutely free! So if you work in the disabled industry, or are in-fact disabled yourself, then you
All aspects of disability and care will be explored, with the latest research, developments and technology ready to see, touch and test. Healthcare professionals are presented with an unparalleled opportunity to join the most forward thinking individuals in the sector today and gain unprecedented knowledge that is enhancing the day-to-day lives of the population with physical disability.
This years event will host an unmissable schedule of world class speakers such as Vikki Dawson from The Children’s Sleep Charity. Vicki is CEO of the Children’s Sleep Charity, has written a number of books on the topic and speaks nationally about sleep issues in children with additional needs. Vicki is also a mum and knows first hand how sleep deprivation can impact on family life. Vikki will outline crucial information around melatonin and sleep cycles including strategies to try at home such as bedroom environment and sleep hygiene tips. This talk is the answer to those sleepless nights – definitely not to be missed!
Philippa Bromley from The Strategic Lead, Moving and Handling Advisory Service has an unbelievable amount of accolades and qualifications to her name. Providing an
Professor Pam Enderby from the University of Sheffield is Naidex’s very own speech and language guru. Having worked for the likes of the NHS, Sheffield University (where she held positions as Head of Dept and Dean of the Faculty of Medicine), the South Yorkshire Comprehensive Local Research Network, Sheffield HealthWatch, the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists and the International Association Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Professor Enderby is definitely worth listening to. Speaking about measuring the value of rehabilitation and the role of the Therapy Outcome Measure, this talk will be highly informational and undoubtedly captivating.
Motivating, inspiring and forward thinking; Naidex is the powerhouse event of the independent living and disability industries.
Setting no limit on potential, Naidex is the only event that gathers innovation, information, cutting edge suppliers, and the most inspirational speakers from around the world. Be apart of the event that is shaping the future of disability and independent living.