Conference Programme 2019-03-20T11:42:00+00:00

Conference Programme

Day 1 – Tuesday 26th March 2019

0915-1015  Session 1
1) Opening Remarks
2) Professor Bryn Baxendale, Consultant Anaesthetist & Director, Trent Simulation & Clinical Skills Centre, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
Implementing a Targeted Team Training Programme to Improve Critical Patient Safety Skills and Behaviours in the Operating Theatre Environment
3) Tyler Gates,  Managing Principal, Brightline Interactive
The Immersive Ecosystem: The Answer to Readiness

1015-1100  Coffee

1100-1230  Session 2
1) Nathan Baker, Director of Engineering Knowledge, Institution of Civil Engineers
Civil Engineering in the Digital World; Our Industrial Revolution
2) Johannah Randall, Head of Station Operations, HS2 Ltd.
The Future of Work: What This Means for Selection, Retention and Training
3) Commander Frode Voll Mjelde & CDR Petter Lunde, The Royal Norwegian Naval Academy
Team Resilience Training in Virtual and Live Environments

1230-1400  Lunch

1400-1530  Session 3
1) Rusmat Ahmed, Senior Vice President Sales, EMEA, Bohemia Interactive Simulations
Exploiting Gaming Technology for Training
2) Dr. Wesley T. Bissett, Associate Professor & Director, VET, Texas A&M Veterinary Emergency Team (VET), Texas A&M University
Using a Multi-User Virtual Learning Environment (Second Life) to Train Veterinary First Responders in a Simulated Disaster Environment
3) Søren Seindal Agner, Owner, Aeroteam
Benefits of Learning Games and Simulations in the Classroom Environment

1530-1600  Coffee

1600-1745  Session 4
1) Karen Moore, Managing Director, Symbiotics
Selecting for Resilience Then Maintaining Mental Wellbeing – Keeping the Stuffing in the ‘Right Stuff’
2) Dr. Georgina Slaven, Consultant
Securing Stakeholder Engagement for Change – Lessons Learned from Selection Assessment and Training Design
3) Aat Hoorn, Manager Engine Room & High Voltage Simulators, Simwave BV
Resilience – A Must in Maritime Resource Training
4) Dave Fluegeman, VP, Simulation, Barco
The forgotten element of simulation training: Immersive audio

1745  Networking Reception

Day 2 – Wednesday 27th March 2019

0900-1030  Session 5
1) Rob Dixon, Director, Pilotwise International Ltd.
The Challenges of Achieving Effective Safety Culture in Distributed and Autonomous Environments
2) Randall Brooks, VP Training & Business Development, Aviation Performance Solutions LLC
Upset Prevention and Recovery Training: Combining Reality and Simulation for Optimum Results
3) Shantanu Gupta, CEO, Tecknotrove Systems
Using Customized Simulation Solutions to Solve Critical Challenges: A Case Study

1030-1115  Coffee

1115-1245  Session 6
1) Marco van Sterkenburg, CEO & Co-Founder, Drillster
Is There a Better Way Than a Yearly Exam for Recurrent Proficiency Check?
2) Neil Franklin, Head of Skills Intelligence, National Skills Academy for Rail
What Can Rail Learn from Immersive Technologies?
3) Ghislaine Boddington, Creative Director, body>data>space
The Impact of Digital Technologies on the Creative Arts

1245-1400 Lunch

1400-1530 Session 7
1) Christina Lanham, Managing Director, ITI UK
Transforming Craft Training with Virtual Reality & Collaborative Communities
2) Yoann Yvon, Head of Digital Interaction & Pablo Herrero Yohn, Digital Transformation Analyst, VR, AR, MR Developer, Sopra Steria
Mixed Reality for Nuclear Power Plant Training
3) Nathaniel Cooke, Assistant Fund Manager, Construction Industry Training Board (CITB)
CITB – Innovation Investment Opportunities

1530-1600  Coffee

1600-1730  Session 8
1) Dr. Shawn Pruchnicki, Faculty Member, The Center for Aviation Studies, The Ohio State University & Dr. Kathy Abbott, Chief Scientific and Technical Advisor for Flight Deck Human Factors, Federal Aviation Administration
Training for Unexpected Events – A Model of Resilient Behaviors
2) Steve Wilkinson, CEO, HALCYON Training Solutions
Establishing a Benchmark for Training Systems Design
3) Captain Helen Heenan, Head CRM Trainer, Flybe
Developing Resilience in the Workplace; What Do You Think We Should Do?

 1730  Closing Remarks