Reading

20th September 2017
Hilton Hotel and Spa

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5
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Occupational Therapy Adaptation Conference and Exhibition

Welcome to the UK’s only FREE Occupational Therapy Adaptations Conference and Exhibition Event. Click here to view all events.

Reading

Hilton Hotel and Spa

Reading

20th September 2017

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Edinburgh

Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa

Edinburgh

13th December 2017

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Midlands

Belfry Hotel & Spa

Midlands

29th January 2018

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Chester

Hallmark The Queen Hotel

Chester

7th February 2018

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Leeds

Weetwood Hall Hotel

Leeds

26th April 2018

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Cambridge

Hallmark Hotel

Cambridge

13th June 2018

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Llanelli

Stradey Park Hotel

Llanelli

11th July 2018

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Belfast

La Mon Hotel & Country Club

Belfast

12th September 2018

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About OTAC

Find out what it's like to attend an OTAC event. Thanks to all delegates and exhibitors which took part in our video for OTAC Newcastle 2016.

Who Should Attend?

Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy assistants and support staff, Commissioners, people working within housing (surveyors, architects and technicians), Occupational Therapy students and charities and charitable organisations.

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Exhibitors

Stuart Barrow

Connect with Stuart:

@otindependence

Stuart Barrow is an occupational therapist, expert consultant to key service providers within the industry and the managing director of Promoting Independence Limited.

Having worked in the occupational therapy sector for nearly 20 years, initially as an occupational therapist, and latterly as an events coordinator and consultant, Stuart has a unique insight into the skills and equipment occupational therapists need to excel.

Stuart runs the Occupational Therapy Adaptations Conference, which is the only free adaptations and equipment-based conference for occupational therapists in the UK.

The conference focuses on bringing suppliers and OTs together in one place – in different venues across the UK – with one aim: to improve the industry as a whole and provide better value to the end user.

Stuart cares passionately about caring for others, and his MA in Healthcare Law and Ethics, his support of the Children’s Hospital of Wales and his membership of the Royal College of Occupational Therapist panel allow him to put that passion into practice.

Outside of his vocation, Stuart enjoys walking, cycling and running, spending time with his wife Emma and his two children.

  • Louise Cusack

    UK Regional & Specialist Section Manager, College of Occupational Therapists

    We found it extremely beneficial being able to attend an occupational therapy event situated in the North East. OTAC Newcastle presented us with a perfect opportunity to engage with occupational therapists and present the benefits of the profession, as well as promoting membership of the College of Occupational Therapists. We...Read More

  • Charles Portou

    National Business Development Manager, Redring Xpelair Group

    I am delighted, based on favourable experiences, to give the above organisation the following well deserved testimonial. My company Redring Xperlair Group have attended many events organised by Managing Director Stuart Barrow and his knowledgeable team. I have always found their exhibitions well attended and highly successful with excellent arrangements,...Read More

  • Bipin Kumar

    Occupational Therapist Children & Young People’s Disability Team, Department of Education, Adult’s and Children Services

    The event had lots of live demonstrations and motivational lectures, and it was very rousing and thought provoking for all OT’s.

  • Dale Spademan

    Sales & Marketing Director, KingKraft LTD

    Kingkraft have exhibited at previous OTAC events and always found them very well organised. The venues, are accessible for setting up stands and Stuart and his team always look after you. There's always a good attendance of Therapists and professionals and we have found the shows to be very beneficial...Read More