British Association Critical Care Nurse (BACCN) Annual Conference 2018 – Bournemouth

Date:  September 2018 
Venue: Bournemouth International Convention Centre

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The British Association of Critical Care Nurses (BACCN) host an annual event which moves around the UK each year. This year it took place over looking the beach at the Bournemouth International Convention Centre. 

The conference attracts around 400 critical care professionals from across the UK and abroad. The conference takes place over two days which feature over 60 speakers across streamed sessions organised by theme. Sessions are selected from submitted abstracts which are reviewed by the scientific committee as well as keynote speakers who are invited to talk. Alongside the main conference runs a large exhibition of around 50 stands, simulation labs and interactive workshops.

The social programme is a big part of the event and includes a themed gala dinner which has included in the past casino tables, a James Bond look alike, live music and ceilidh dancing.

Echo’s involvement:
Echo are responsible for delivering on every aspect of the BACCN conference including but not limited to – delegate management, programme, sponsorship and exhibition sales, social programme and budget management.

I wanted to thank you for all of the hard work and organization of all of the details for the BACCN conference. It was a fantastic conference and I was so glad to be able to be part of it!

“The conference was excellent we were able to talk to delegates promote the need for patients and relatives not only to those who already know us but to those who don’t”

“Your staff were soo friendly and polite…  made the day soo worthwhile.”