The Mental Health Network annual conference and exhibition 2018

When: 15 / 3 / 2018 9am - 15 / 3 / 2018 4pm

When: 15 / 3 / 2018 9am - 15 / 3 / 2018 4pm
Where: The King's Fund
Address: 11–13 Cavendish Square
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The Mental Health Network’s annual conference and exhibition will be held at the King’s Fund, London on 15 March 2018, from 9:00 to 16:00.

This annual event brings together members of the Mental Health Network and wider mental health sector to discuss the future of mental health care.

Who should attend?

This event is for all chief executives, managing directors, chairs, non-executive directors and executive directors with an interest in mental health.

The programme
Following positive feedback from previous conferences, we have expanded this years programme to include breakout sessions. These sessions will allow you to tailor your day to the sessions that best match your work and interests.

High-profile and influential speakers include:

  • Claire Murdoch, National Mental Health Director, NHS England and Chief Executive, Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust
  • Professor Martin Knapp, Professor of Social Policy & Director of PSSRU, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Michael Parsonage, Chief Economist and Senior Policy Adviser, Centre for Mental Health
  • Niall Dickson CBE, Chief Executive, NHS Confederation
  • Sarah Brennan, Chief Executive, Young Minds
  • Ian Dalton CBE, Chief Executive, NHS Improvement

View the programme in full.

More information on the mental health network can be found on our website.

We have once again frozen our delegate rates to ensure you continue to receive excellent value for money.

  Delegate rates
Mental Health Network (MHN) member
NHS Confederation (NHSC) member
NHS non-member, NFP, IS and charities

Book your place now.

If you require any assistance with your booking, please contact our events team at or on 0844 800 5987.

Member only dinner
Join us at our annual member-only dinner, taking place on the evening before the conference, Wednesday 14 March. Once again, we will be hosted by our friends at social enterprise Brigade Bar and Grill in central London. This year we are pleased to confirm that Fran Silvestri, President and CEO of International Initiative for Mental Health Leadership (IIMHL) will be joining us in London as our after dinner speaker. Book your place at dinner for £69+VAT.

Supporter opportunities
We are pleased to offer a wide range of supporter opportunities for MHN ACE 2018. To find out more and discuss how we can work together, please contact our commercial team on 0844 800 5989 or email

View the 2018 SPEX brochure


Event bookings
0844 800 5987

15 / 3 / 2018 9am - 15 / 3 / 2018 4pm
Where: The King's Fund
11–13 Cavendish Square
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