Innovation Theatre

The Innovation Theatre will provide a range of business-led and innovation technology topics from inspirational speakers from across the country. Topics have been selected by our esteemed selection committee to ensure that the content will provide the most up-to-date business advice that can be implemented into practice. Gain business advice from experts in marketing, customer service and boosting revenue streams.

The Innovation Theatre will take a peek into ‘tomorrow’s world’ and have live demonstrations and lectures on the latest digital equipment. Pioneering technology will be on show for you to explore at your leisure.

Lectures will also provide CPD hours to help maintain commercial success. These sessions are completely free to attend. 

 

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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

CDO Briefing - Societies Only

11:45 AM - 12:30 PM

Development Outcome B & C

Delivering better oral health to the ageing population

Eric Rooney, Deputy Chief Dental Officer England

Mohsan Ahmad, Chair, Greater Manchester Local Dental Network

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12:15 PM - 12:45 PM

Problem solving through invention… How it lead to winning The Apprentice and becoming Lord Sugar’s business partner

Tom will be talking about his experience on the the BBC Apprentice, what it’s really like, and telling a few stories and anecdotes. He will then go through how he invents products and try to give as many tips as possible. If you’ve ever had an idea that you would like to bring or know someone who has, please let them know. Tom will then be touching on the STYLSMILE and answering any questions. Most importantly, he will be giving away free STYLIDEAS gifts, so please do come along!

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

Development Outcome C

Myths and reality - An exercise in digital myth busting

Dr Simon Fieldhouse, Specialist in Oral Surgery, The Dutch Barton

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2:15 PM - 2:45 PM

Development Outcome A

The business mindset – Modern-day effective communication strategies

Abdul Osman, Dental Surgeon, Face Dental

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3:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Development Outcome D

Exploring how newly qualified dentists perceive certain legal and ethical issues in view of the GDC standards and how they feel it influences their daily practice

Bindiya Thakrar, Associate Dentist, NHS

Dr Hoda Wassif, Principal Lecturer, University of Bedfordshire

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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

CDO Briefing - General Admission

11:30 AM - 12:15 PM

Development Outcome C

Digital Dental Workflows – Optimising chairside time and outcomes - Dentsply Sirona Primescan

Eimear O'Connell, Principal Dentist, Bite Dentistry

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12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

Problem solving through invention… How it lead to winning The Apprentice and becoming Lord Sugar’s business partner

Tom will be talking about his experience on the the BBC Apprentice, what it’s really like, and telling a few stories and anecdotes. He will then go through how he invents products and try to give as many tips as possible. If you’ve ever had an idea that you would like to bring or know someone who has, please let them know. Tom will then be touching on the STYLSMILE and answering any questions. Most importantly, he will be giving away free STYLIDEAS gifts, so please do come along!

12:45 PM - 1:15 PM

Development Outcomes A & D

To treat or not to treat – Who decides?

Daakshini Patel, Dental Officer, Great Western Hospitals NHS Trust

Malika Hindocha, Associate Dentist, NHS

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1:45 PM - 2:15 PM

Development Outcome B & C

A run down of the GDC standards, what they mean to you, and how to survive them

Dr Stephen Hudson MSc, PGD Med Law, PGD Dental Law & Ethics

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2:45 PM - 3:15 PM

Development Outcome B

Update on HMRC’s dental associate tax status enquiry

Tom Slevin, Dental Associate, Morris & Co Specialist Dental Accountants

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3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Development Outcome B

Panel Discussion - The lifecycle of practice ownership

Dev Patel, Partner, Dental Beauty Group

Sanjay Talwar, Practice Owner

Nilesh Parmar

Lis Hughes, Managing Director, Frank Taylor & Associates

David Brewer, Managing Director, FTA Finance

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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

CDO Briefing - General Admission

11:30 AM - 12:15 PM

Development Outcome C

Digital Workflow with Primescan: Have we moved on?

Dr Simon Fieldhouse, Specialist in Oral Surgery, The Dutch Barton

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12:15 PM - 12:45 PM

Problem solving through invention… How it lead to winning The Apprentice and becoming Lord Sugar’s business partner

Tom will be talking about his experience on the the BBC Apprentice, what it’s really like, and telling a few stories and anecdotes. He will then go through how he invents products and try to give as many tips as possible. If you’ve ever had an idea that you would like to bring or know someone who has, please let them know. Tom will then be touching on the STYLSMILE and answering any questions. Most importantly, he will be giving away free STYLIDEAS gifts, so please do come along!

12:45 PM - 1:15 PM

Development Outcome C

The journey of a practice sale

Lis Hughes, Managing Director, Frank Taylor & Associates

AIMS 

This session will enable learners to learn more about what’s involved at the different stages of a dental practice sale and how to put in place effective succession plans.

OBJECTIVES 

1. Know more about the current dental sales market.

2. Understand how to successfully navigate the sales process and how to avoid the pitfalls.

3. Understand the key issues that can delay a sale.

4. Understand the importance of exit planning.

1:45 PM - 2:15 PM

Development Outcome B

Dental practice owners – How to maximise value and minimise tax!

Alan Suggett, Dental Business Unit Partner, UNW LLP (Dental Accountants)

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2:45 PM - 3:15 PM

Development Outcome C & D

From MDD to MDR: What it will mean for the dental team

James Green, Maxillofacial and Dental Laboratory Manager, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation

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3:45 PM - 4:15 PM

Development Outcomes B & D

The 7 big mistakes dentists unwittingly make; exposing them to expensive lawsuits

Leonard Maguire, General Dental Surgeon, The Dentists Academy

Derek Maguire, General Dental Surgeon, The Dentists Academy

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