Top 5 Reasons to attend Naidex 2018
Europes Largest Disability Sector Event is Back For An Astonishing 44th Year! Here are our top 5 reasons to attend Naidex 44
Number One: We'll Be There!
Surely the only reason you'll need to attend Naidex 2018 is that Blue Badge Co will be there! We can be found on Stand 9204. Get up close and personal with our top quality, handmade products including our brand new Orla Kiely range! From Lap Trays to Permit Holders, Hot Water Bottles to Cosmetics Purses, come and see for yourself why Blue Badge Co products are the premium quality you're looking for.
Meet some of the wonderful Blue Badge Co team! Tom and Austin will be happy to talk you through the products on stand and give you an insight into the way we work. You can also enter our village-fete style competition to win £50 worth of Blue Badge Co products! Can you guess how many RADAR Keys are in the jar??
Many products from our various lines will be available to buy on stand including some special offers for the show! Of course, there will also be the chance to place trade orders with us directly, including a show discount of 10%!
If that isn't enough to tempt you, here's a few other reasons to come...
Number Two: Celebrity Talks and Other World Class Speakers
Naidex has a great reputation for bringing inspirational speakers from around the world to talk about all manner of issues relating to disability. From practical support and advice demonstrations of the new technologies which are changing the future of independent living. Here are some billed as 'Don't Miss':
This year Emma Wiggs MBE, Paralympic Gold Medallist (Paracanoe) will share her powerful story. Described as "one of the most determined, focused and honest individuals the sporting world stage has ever seen." Emma’s story will change the way you perceive life as she shares her experiences of resilience, managing change and overcoming adversity.
Another speaker not to miss will be Sarah Newton MP from the Department for Work and Pensions. Ms Newton will talk about work going on in Government promoting development and use of innovations in independent living. She will focus on the role of assistive technologies in work and health strategy, and improving opportunities for disability employment.
Professor Martin J Vernon, NHS England will speak about national approaches to improving care quality for people living with frailty. Mr Vernon will talk about current national policy drivers to improving quality of care for older people living with long-term frailty. This will include current NHS England approaches to routine frailty identification and evidence-based intervention.
Just 3 of the many inspirational and thought-provoking speakers you can hear at Naidex 44. There are dozens of others, from industry leaders sharing their knowledge to inspiring individuals sharing their stories.
If you don't fancy sitting and listening and would probably prefer something a little more interactive, so why not get hands-on...
Number Three: Try Out The New Technology Revolutionising Mobility
There will be a host of cutting-edge mobility scooters and power wheelchairs available to try out at the event. Not just around the aisles, but on the custom-built Test Track! Various artificial ramps, obstacles and off-road terrain, will be built in to test manoeuvrability and suspension in all brands of power chairs and scooters on site.
Join the buzz and give some of the most state-of-the-art mobility vehicles a test drive!
Or you can get active in the Sports Arena. Use some of the latest innovations in sports equipment in a safe and exciting environment. A range of exhibitors in the sporting field will be on hand to showcase their cutting-edge products and services.
Number Four: Meet The Manufacturers
Naidex is an opportunity to meet and talk to the people who actually make and design some of the products and equipment you use every day. This is your chance to give feedback, ask questions and learn about brand new products emerging on the market!
Number Five: Play 'House' In The Home Design And Build Summit
With all the latest in design and building for adaptive homes, you can experience the future of independent living. Showcasing innovative furnishing solutions and stylish interior design for accessible living as well as hosting seminars and demonstrations from pioneering suppliers.
Areas covered include funding, financial support, planning and surveying, care home development, accessible real estate and also government housing strategy.
Naidex Has It All
From dressing aids to mobile hoists, from adaptive clothing to robotic limbs, Naidex has it all under one, huge roof.
All for the price of a... hang on, did you say it's free?
That's right! You can book your FREE TICKET right now, just CLICK THIS LINK and fill in the form to register.