Presidential welcome, BSAVA Awards and Keynote Lecture with Matthew Syed

Thursday 4th April 2018, Hall 1, The ICC
16:00
Free for all with a Congress Badge

Join us for a welcome address from BSAVA President Phil Lheremette followed by the prestigious BSAVA Awards.

Then hear the thought-provoking and entertaining lecture from our keynote speaker – Matthew Syed.

Matthew Syed is one of the world's most influential thinkers in the field of high performance and cultural change, who has written four bestselling books including ‘Black Box Thinking’. He is a multiple award-winning journalist for The Times, a highly-acclaimed and thought-provoking speaker, and has worked with leading organisations to build a mindset of continuous improvement in the context of a complex and fast-changing world.

Before becoming a writer, journalist and broadcaster, Matthew was the England table tennis number one for almost a decade, three-times Commonwealth Champion, and twice competed for Great Britain in the Olympic Games (in Barcelona in 1992 and Sydney in 2000).


Movie Night

Thursday 4th April and Friday 5th April, Hall 5, The ICC
20:00
£7.50 

Join us for two different showings on Thursday and Friday evening. The films will be announced in the coming months.

Tickets are available to purchase when registering for Congress, or if you have already registered give us a call on 01452 726720 to book your ticket.


President's Soirée

Friday 5th April, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
20:00-22:30
£65

Join us for a spectacular evening of food, entertainment and networking hosted in the stunning Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery. Celebrate everything we love about the profession with drinks on arrival, an exquisite selection of bowl food along with entertainment from talented harpist Tori Handsley.

Tickets are available to purchase when registering for Congress, or if you have already registered give us a call on 01452 726720 to book your ticket.


V19 Beach Party

Saturday 6th April, Hall 3, The ICC
19:30 - 02:00
£34 with food, £25 (without food)

Bringing the sand, sea and surf all the way to the landlocked city of Birmingham on Saturday night! Expect an evening packed with diverse bands, brilliant comedy and coastal culinary delights. 

Each ticket comes with two complimentary drinks and can be purchased when registering for Congress, or if you have already booked give us a call on 01452 726720.