Programme

Programme

We return to St James’ Park, Newcastle on the 11th & 12th November for our 2020 Newcastle Satellite Series edition.

What can you expect?

  • Two half days of sessions
  • Home Office ESN team representation
  • BAPCO Social to relax and catch up after Day 1
  • Refreshments including a lunch on arrival on Day 1
  • Exhibition with leading industry suppliers
  • Pitch-view private boxes for private meetings
  • Networking opportunities throughout the event
  • Unique city centre venue with onsite parking

We are currently working on our 2020 Programme.  See highlights from the 2019 event below:


Day One - 13 November 2019

12:45 - 13:30 Registration, lunch and exhibition
13:30 - 13:35 Welcome and British APCO Update John Anthony, British APCO President
13:35 - 14:15 Emergency Services Network - Delivery Update Becca Jones, ESN Deployment Director
14:15 - 14:50 Refreshment break and exhibition
14:50 - 15:30

Building safer communities: a unified public safety platform to support effective demand management and streamlined workflows

Ian Williams, Senior Consultant, Motorola Solutions

Sponsored Session: Motorola Solutions

15:30 - 16:10 What3Words - Making it work in a control room Dave Wrigley, West Yorkshire FRS
Patrick Arbuthnott, what3words
16:10 - 16:40 Refreshment break and exhibition
16:40 - 17:20 NG999 - Next Steps Ch Supt David Jackson, Metropolitan Police
17:20 - 17:50 NG999: Creating the Internet of Life-Saving Things

Jessica Reed, Director, Global Expansion, Rapid SOS

Sponsored Session: Rapid SOS
17:50 - 18:00 Closing Remarks John Anthony, British APCO President
18:00 - 19:00 Drinks Reception: Sponsored by Motorola Solutions
19:00 - late BAPCO Social: Sponsored by Hexagon and Telent
Free to register for all delegates

 

Day Two - 14 November 2019

08:30 - 09:00 Registration, arrival refreshments and exhibition
09:00 - 09:05 Welcome and British APCO Update Ian Thompson, CEO, British APCO 
09:05 - 09:45

Emergency Services Network – How will we know that it works? An overview of Operational Evaluation

Dr Stuart Lander, ESN Operational Evaluation Lead
Supt Ieuan Matthews, ESN Regional Co-ordination Manager: Wales
Julie Grosert, NFCC Business Change and Assurance Manager

09:45 - 10:10 A collaborative approach in developing innovative solutions for the Public Safety Community Martin Trainor, Researcher, Dublin City University
10:10 - 10:40 NG999 – Creating a joined up solution​

Ben Ryland, Head of Public Sector, 4net Technologies

Sponsored Session: 4net Technologies

10:40 - 11:20 Refreshment break and exhibition
11:20 - 11:50 Cradlepoint in-vehicle LTE router solution wins ESN authorisation at the critical bearer level

Peter Warren, Head of Public Safety, Cradlepoint EMEA

Sponsored Session: Cradlepoint

11:50 - 12:30 MAIT Update and Deployment Plan Tony Bracey, Joint Emergency Services Group (JESG) Wales
12:30 - 12:35 Closing Remarks John Anthony, British APCO President
12:35 Conference Closes

This is a draft programme - timings and sessions subject to change