Keith Valentine appointed to lead new organisation for collaboration across the eye health and sight loss sectors
Keith Valentine, Deputy CEO of Thomas Pocklington Trust and RNIB Trustee, has been appointed as the CEO of new organisation Vision UK.
Vision UK will support the delivery of a new collaborative ambition for change across the eye health and sight loss sectors. It will bring together the work of the UK Vision Strategy, VISION 2020 UK and the England Vision Strategy, and will work with partners from across the eye health and sight loss sectors to deliver an agreed set of UK-wide ambitions and priority areas.
We’re excited to announce the first round of speakers for Vision UK 2017: Shaping Futures.
'Shaping Futures' will feature a series of talks, case studies and panel discussions that will inspire action, collaboration and creative thinking to assist the eye health and sight loss sectors when operating in an environment of social, economic and political change.
The England Vision Strategy (EVS) national conference brought together organisations and people from the eye health and sight loss sector last week.
More than 170 people attended the conference at BMA House on Thursday 26 January where the key issues relating to eye health and sight loss were discussed and success stories from across the sector were shared and celebrated.
New report makes recommendations on the future of collaboration in the eye health and sight loss sectors
The UK Vision Strategy have published the 'Shaping the Future Report', following a six month evaluation and consultation project to inform future collaborative work in the eye health and sight loss sectors.
The report includes: