Agenda

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8.30amArrival & Networking
9.00amWelcome: Ben McGannan, Wellbeing People
Let’s make health and wellbeing everyone’s business
09.05amCllr Brad Bradford
Welcome and introduction to Ashford Borough Council’s approach and contribution to health and wellbeing
9.20amDr Sandra McCune, Mars Petcare
Paws for Thought: How pets help us lead healthy, active lives as we age
9.50amEnergy Gap with Lucy Tomlinson
A time to energise the body and mind
Workshop Room One

Choose your workshop session or take time to meet one-to-one with specialists in the Marketplace.

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10amBrad Bradford, Ashford Borough Council
Sheila Davison, Ashford Borough Council
Deborah Smith KCC Public Health
Tracey Tomkinson Kent Community Health Foundation Trust

One You - Kick–start your journey to becoming more healthy and active
10.30amDr Paul Williams, MAXIMUS UK
Using digital tools to improve health and wellbeing
Workshop Room Two
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10.00amRachael Ford, Manager for Lifestyles at Mytime Active
Adult and family weight management and lifestyle service - an integrated approach
10.30amHeidi Allan, Neyber
Financial health and wellbeing
Main Stage
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11.05amMarcus Whiteley
Chief Operating Officer at KIMS Hospital

The importance and impact of health and wellbeing in work and personal life
11.35amEnergy Gap with Grant Payne
A time to energise the body and mind
11.45amKEYNOTE SPEAKER
Lord Layard, Action for Happiness

The happiness and economics guru asks: can we be happier at work?
12.20pmJulie Maddocks
Morning wrap up
12.30pmHealthy Lunch
1.15pmChristine Hancock, C3 Collaborating for Health
Engaged communities improve their health and wellbeing
1.40pmKEYNOTE SPEAKER
Steve Brown, Paralympian and TV Presenter

Friend of the symposium, Steve returns to share his story after an epic journey through Vietnam for The BBC's Without Limits: Vietnam
2.15pmQuestion Time
Your chance to ask our panel of speakers questions about topics of the day and wider issues and debates in health and wellbeing arena
3.00pmNetworking in The Marketplace
3.30pmEvent closes