On the 3rd-4th November 2022 at Horwood House, Milton Keynes, expect to hear from CXOs for police, fire and ambulance services, as well as chief constables, chief paramedics and more from all over the UK.

This page will be updated with this year’s speakers very soon.

Full agenda for Blue Light Partnership Network will be released on 13th June 2022.

  • Alison McKenzie-Folan

    Chief Executive Officer
    Wigan Council

  • Stephen Evans

    Chief Executive Officer
    Norwich City Council

  • Jonathan Stephenson

    Chief Executive Officer
    Brentwood Borough Council

  • Anna Earnshaw

    Chief Executive Officer
    West Northamptonshire Council

  • Chris Naylor

    Chief Executive Officer
    London Borough of Barking & Dagenham

  • Ian Miller

    Chief Executive Officer
    Wyre Forest District Council

  • Homira Javadi

    Chief Finance Officer
    Lewes District Council & Eastbourne Borough Council

  • Michael Coughlin

    Deputy Chief Executive Officer
    Surrey County Council

  • Paul Kitson

    Director, High Growth & New Settlements
    Homes England

  • Dr Anjan Ghosh

    Director of Public Health
    London Borough of Bexley

  • Emeran Saigol

    Operational Director Digital, Customer Experience and Community Safety
    London Borough of Redbridge

  • Paul Neville

    Director of Digital and ICT
    London Borough of Waltham Forest

  • Dr Sandra Husbands

    Director of Public Health
    City of London & London Borough of Hackney

  • Richard Smith

    Corporate Director, Adult Social Care & Health
    Kent County Council 

  • Mike Kenworthy

    Assistant Director, Digital & ICT
    Hull City Council

  • Karen Smith

    Director of Adult Services
    Blackpool Council

  • Sue Rumbold

    Programme Director Children & Families Integrated Care system
    West Yorkshire & Harrogate ICS

  • Sue Graham

    Programme Director, Leadership & Transformation
    Haringey Council

  • Jon Cumming

    Director of Digital Services
    London Borough of Islington

  • Ben Anderson

    Director of Public Health
    Rotheram Council

  • Deborah Hinde

    Director of Commercial & IT Services
    London Borough of Barnet

  • Dr Deborah Smart

    Corporate Director for Digital & Change
    Dorset Council

  • Dr Michael Marriott

    Head of Environment, Planning & Infrastructure
    Manchester City Council

  • Natasa Patterson

    Director of Resident Experience and Digital 
    London Borough of Lambeth

  • Yogita Popat

    Head of Organisational Insight and Intelligence
    London Borough of Barnet

Blue Light Partnership Network brings together the most inspirational leaders and transformational suppliers in emergency services to share cutting-edge insight, knowledge and experience. Our agenda is carefully curated to address the most relevant and emerging challenges in the sector.


Workforce, skills & wellbeing

2020 has been an incredibly challenging year for staff across the NHS. The wider global context has also bought with it vital discussions around diversity. It’s vital that the sector comes together to understand how healthcare workers from all backgrounds can be developed and uplifted in such trying times. Our speakers will be exploring:


The pressure of the pandemic has seen many healthcare organisations make massive strides in automation they may never have thought possible. Next-level AI and RPA programmes have been deployed at pace to ease growing demand on the healthcare system. Our speakers will be exploring:

Innovation & improvement

Continuous innovation and improvement in healthcare is vital no matter what the circumstances. But as external pressures shift and change, so much the sector’s approach to continuous improvement. Our speakers will be exploring:

Telehealth & virtual care models

COVID has shown us what is possible when it comes to delivering care virtually – and it’s vital to consider what we can learn from this and carry forward into the future. Whether technology, process or care-driven, the conversation around virtual care is evolving. Our speakers will be exploring: