Programme

Day 1 – Monday, 28 August 2017

TIMETITLE / ACTIVITYVENUE
11:00 Registration Opens Warriors Foyer
13:00 Lunch Delegates’ own arrangements
15:00 – 18:00 SESSION 1A: WORKSHOP 1 SESSION 1B: WORKSHOP 2 SESSION 1C: WORKSHOP 3
  RBC Immunohematology Donor Management:  Marketing Introduction to Research:  A primer on the research question and practical data analysis
  Venue:  Warriors 1 & 2 Venue:  Seers Court Venue:  Warriors 3
  Chair: Jill Storry Chair: Irene van Schalkwyk Chair: Karin van den Berg
  15:00 – 16:00
(RBC1) Resolving ABO discrepancies:  A toolbox for reference labs
Martin Olsson
15:00 – 16:30
(M1) Reach out and touch me!  Media and marketing blood donor insights and trends for 2017
Brandon de Kock
15:00 – 15:45
(R1) Conceiving the research question
Brian Custer, Edward L. Murphy, Marion Vermeulen, Karin van den Berg, Ronel Swanevelder
  16:00 – 17:00
(RBC2) Resolution of complex antibody problems
Jill Storry
16:30 – 18:00
(M2) The Path to Desired Engagement (PDE) – driving successful campaigns in the social age
David Oosthuizen
15:45 – 16:30
(R2) Research questions / ideas and data sources
Brian Custer, Edward L. Murphy, Marion Vermeulen, Karin van den Berg, Ronel Swanevelder
  17:00 – 18:00
(RBC3) Minimizing risk in the blood bank following ISO 15189 recommendations for QC
Jean-Baptiste Rambourg
  16:30 – 18:00
(R3) Practical data analysis lecture
Brian Custer, Edward L. Murphy, Marion Vermeulen, Karin van den Berg, Ronel Swanevelder
19:00 – 22:00 Welcome Cocktail Party
Sponsored by Viking Medical
MC for the evening Carvin Goldstone
Exhibition Hall:
Kings Ballroom