Why Visit

Learn

Learn from examples of best practice from front line practitioners delivering the latest care models

Update

Update your skills with new tools, therapies, technologies, innovations and ideas

Network

Network with over 6000 primary care, public health and community care clinicians and managers from across the NHS and private sector

Experience

Experience a vibrant learning platform where you can exchange ideas and sample the latest health care products

Hands-on

Gain hands-on experience and learn new skills in one of three live demonstration theatres

CPD

Meet your CPD requirements free of charge – certificates available for all portfolios

Stay Ahead

Stay ahead of the game by finding out about the latest clinical guidance and national initiatives

Source

Source the latest products, services and information from over 180 exhibitors – the event is also a launch pad for new and emerging innovations

Visitor Testimonials

Admission Policy

All delegates must be over the age of 18 and practising healthcare professionals. There is an attendance charge for students and anyone working for a commercial company or provider. Media companies and anyone selling products to delegates and/or exhibitors will not be permitted entry. Delegates will be asked for ID on entering. The organisers and venue reserve the right to refuse entry to anyone who does not meet the entry criteria, any non-exhibitor who attempts to sell or promote products or anyone that causes offence to others. In such cases, compensation will not be provided.

Visitor FAQs

Wednesday 11 and Thursday 12 May 2022.  You can attend one or two days.

We will send you regular updates and event highlights as well as attending instructions nearer the time.

The NEC is one of Europe’s largest exhibition and conference centres.  Its central location means that it is easy to reach from all parts of the country with an excellent road, rail and air network.  There is plenty of on-site parking, hotels, café and restaurants.

Downloads

  • For details on how to reach the NEC by car, train, bus, coach or plan please click here
  • For an external plan of the NEC complex, click here
  • For details of on-site facilities at the NEC, click here

Yes, and its cheaper to purchase your parking in advance

https://www.thenec.co.uk/visitors/parking

Shuttle buses run from car parks to the NEC entrance.  Follow signs for Primary Care and you will be directed to our dedicated car park.

Go directly to Hall 8 – the event will be signposted.  You will need to scan your barcode at the registration machines and collect your badge – follow the signs for Collect Your Badge.  If you have not registered, please go to the New Registrations desk.  We strongly advise you to register in advance.  Once you have collected your badge, you can attend any of the conference programmes and exhibition.  Your barcode will need to be scanned.

The conference and exhibition are totally free of charge for UK practising healthcare professionals and managers, whether you are working in the NHS or private sector.  You will need to bring with photographic ID.  There is a charge for commercial companies, students and non-UK healthcare professionals.  See registration pages for details.

There are several hotels on-site.  Hotels get very booked up so please book quickly.  We have negotiated preferential rates at many of the hotels.

Register Now

Registration opens January 2022. Please leave your details here and we will send you priority registration and event information:

Exhibitor Stand Enquiry

If you would like information about exhibiting, please complete and return this form and we will be in touch shortly. Alternatively, you can email us on steven@sterlingevents.co.uk or call +44 (0)151 706 7613