Events Archives - Driving Mobility

Events

Date Event Venue
CIECA Fit to Drive Information Sharing Day 17/09/2020

CIECA Fit to Drive Information Sharing Day

Held on 17 September in Brussels. Findings of the work of the Fit To Drive group will be disseminated. Edward Trewhella, Colin Barnett, Laura Holley and Anu Varshney will be attending from DM.CIECA Fit to Drive Information Sharing Day

Brussels
RCOTSSNP Annual Conference 18/09/2020
2 days

RCOTSSNP Annual Conference

Due to the current circumstances in which we find ourselves, the RCOTSS-NP Annual Conference team has taken the necessary decision to postpone the conference until 2021

Disability Awareness Day – Warrington 27/09/2020

Disability Awareness Day – Warrington

260 exhibitors, equipment suppliers, transport, holidays, leisure, employment, support groups and services. PLUS a Sports Zone including Scuba diving, an Arts Marquee, Centre Arena and family entertainment. The show opens at 10am and finishes at 5pm, and entry is FREE with a FREE programme.

Walton Hall Gardens, Warrington.
UK Stroke Club Conference 08/10/2020

UK Stroke Club Conference

October date cancelled. New dates TBC. The UK Stroke Club Conference is an annual event run by the Stroke Association that brings together those involved in running and volunteering at stroke clubs and groups.

East Midlands Conference Centre, Nottingham
PMG Conference 2021 | Posture and Mobility Group 02/11/2020
3 days

PMG Conference 2021 | Posture and Mobility Group

Postponed until 2021. Date TBC. The PMG Conference provides an educational programme, industry exhibition and networking events for professionals working in the field of posture and wheeled mobility. Kirsty Flint from RDAC will be attending and making a presentation on the HUBS Project.

The International Centre, Telford
52nd CIECA General Assembly (online) 10/11/2020

52nd CIECA General Assembly (online)

It is with great pleasure that we invite all CIECA Members to the 52nd CIECA General Assembly that will be held online on Tuesday 10 November 2020 from 13:00 to 15:00 (CET). Anu Varshney (South East DriveAbility) and Steve Dent (RDAC) will be attending.

Online
The OT Show, 25-26 November 2020 at the NEC Birmingham 25/11/2020
2 days

The OT Show, 25-26 November 2020 at the NEC Birmingham

The OT Show at the NEC has been cancelled this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The organisers are instead producing a virtual event. If you’re an OT professional, look no further than The Virtual Care Festival. They boast a program of content put together by their partners, offering you a chance to gain CPD accredited education – all for FREE

NEC, Birmingham
Rural Roads Conference 10/02/2021

Rural Roads Conference

The conference, which is being organised by Road Safety GB in partnership with the DfT, is being held at the RAC Clubhouse in Pall Mall, Central London, on 2 July. Topics covered by confirmed speakers include cycling and driver behaviour on rural roads, agricultural vehicles, equestrian safety, and risk assessment and practical engineering road improvement measures.

RAC Clubhouse in Pall Mall, Central London
Naidex 9 & 10 March 2021 09/03/2021
2 days

Naidex 9 & 10 March 2021

Naidex will now take place on March 9-10, 2021.
After the initial show was moved from March to November this year, the show’s organisers have made the decision to push it back again.
ROAR B2B confirmed the event would now take place on March 9-10, 2021
Please check their  website and follow them on social media for regular updates.

NEC, Birmingham
The Mental Health & Wellbeing Show 19/05/2021

The Mental Health & Wellbeing Show

A professional all-day show in Cardiff City Stadium, 21st May 2020, aiming to promote positive mental health through open conversation, promoting awareness and sharing real-life experiences.

Cardiff City Stadium
52nd CIECA Congress Postponed to 26-29 May 2021 26/05/2021
4 days

52nd CIECA Congress Postponed to 26-29 May 2021

CIECA and ANIECA would like to announce that the 2020 CIECA Congress “Different drivers & vehicles. Safety for all”, that was postponed some weeks ago until 21 – 24 October 2020, will be postponed to a later date: 26 – 29 May 2021, and it will take place as planned in Porto (Portugal). Sandra Hoggins North East Drive Mobility, Anu Varshney South East Drive Mobility & Steve Dent RDAC will be attending.

AccessAbilty Exhibition June 2021 02/06/2021

AccessAbilty Exhibition June 2021

This exhibition will be showcasing Options and advice on Assistive Technology, Equipment and Driving for disabled children, young people, adults and older people. Our Occupational Therapists will be on hand to offer guidance.

Centenary Pavilion, Elland Road Stadium, Leeds, LS11 0ES
Driving Mobility Forward Annual Conference & AGM 2020 08/06/2021

Driving Mobility Forward Annual Conference & AGM 2020

CHANGE OF DATE – Driving Mobility Forward Annual Conference & AGM 2020 – Birmingham Wednesday 16 September 2020. Spaces are limited so please consider booking before we run out of room! https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/driving-mobility-forward-2020-annual-conference-agm-2020-tickets-93493287941 choosing the DM Staff ticket option.

Stonebridge Golf Club, Somers Road, Meriden, Coventry, CV7 7PL
Road Safety in A Changing World 15/07/2021

Road Safety in A Changing World

Edward Trewhella, CEO of Driving Mobility, will be presenting: Disability and road safety in East London – the case for the establishment of assessment centres in Hackney and Tower Hamlets (Isle of Dogs)

Guildhall, London
2020 National Road Safety Conference • Harrogate 10/11/2021
2 days

2020 National Road Safety Conference • Harrogate

Held in November each year, the National Road Safety Conference is Road Safety GB’s flagship annual event. The conference moves around the country and is hosted and organised each year by a Road Safety GB Regional Group or Groups.

The Majestic Hotel, Harrogate, North Yorkshire