ALF 2021 Partners

Sincere thanks to ALF 2021 Sponsors and Exhibitors

All at AACE wish to extend our thanks to our sponsors for their preparation and input, and remind our stakeholders of the support they have provided – particularly over the last 12 months – and the fantastic services they offer.

From technology to publishing, logistics to vehicles, communications to simulations, legal expertise to medical devices and more, we are proud to work with such excellent organisations. Without their support the Ambulance Leadership Forum would not be possible, and we are extremely grateful to all of them.


Please take the time to explore below the range of services and solutions they offer to ambulance and wider emergency services.  We were delighted to welcome them back to ALF.



NHS England and NHS Improvement work together as a single organisation to better support the NHS to deliver improved care for patients. As local health systems work more closely together, the same needs to happen at a national level. Their new single operating model was designed to support the delivery of the NHS Long Term Plan.

St John Ambulance

St John Ambulance is a leading not-for-profit provider of ambulance services and community response services. In all our work, we focus on increasing community resilience, reducing the reliance of patients on local emergency services, and reducing the overall demand on emergency services.

We deliver winter resilience and ED department support, night time economy support, bariatric transport services, HDU support, neonatal and paediatric transfers, medical repatriation, and GP urgent transfers.

We also support local communities through homeless outreach, falls response, first responder programmes and other partnership programmes. We have proud history of working with numerous CCGs, NHS Ambulance Trusts, NHS Foundation Trusts, Local Authorities and Councils.

Working Time Solutions

We help Ambulance Services across the UK optimise shift working for performance and well-being by providing specialist software and services to plan, manage and monitor shift workers.

Use our WORKSuite® software & expert working time services to generate significant, sustainable benefits for your organisation & employees.



ORH helps emergency services deploy resources effectively and efficiently, improving both staff and patient experience.  We specialise in providing independent support to demand and capacity planning for both ambulance services and PTS providers.

Our data-driven approach enables our clients to develop plans that are objective, evidence-based and quantified.


Babcock works in partnership with customers to optimise frontline delivery, reduce costs and lower operational risk.  Our flexible fleet management and maintenance solution increases fleet availability and utilization and our driver simulator delivers realistic, safe blue light training.  Customers include the Metropolitan Police, London Fire Brigade and HEMS in the UK and Europe.


Contact Philips to learn how gathering and sharing the clinical information you need, on scene, has never been easier. Our Philips representatives can talk you through our solutions which provide critical connections across the care continuum, from first responders to clinicians.

Learn more how this is done through the unique Tempus ALS monitor / defibrillator, our compatible web-based software platform, IntelliSpace Corsium, and our ultra-portable ultrasound, Philips Lumify with Reacts.

Philips are committed to transforming the delivery of care and improving patient outcomes, driven by customer-focused innovation; enabling prehospital caregivers to make a real difference to patient outcomes everywhere.

Class Professional Publishing

Winner of the IPG 2018 Digital Publisher Award, Class Professional Publishing are the exclusive publisher of the JRCALC Clinical Guidelines.

They’ve developed JRCALC Plus, a unique app enabling clinicians to access both local and national guidelines, CFR Plus, an app specifically for Community First Responders, and the ParaPass app, supporting CPD on the move.

Priority Dispatch

Priority Dispatch is the world’s leading provider of emergency calltaking software for police, fire, and medical emergency response. Our flagship software product, ProQA, incorporates the protocol standards developed by the International Academies of Emergency Dispatch (IAED) to guide dispatchers through a predictable, repeatable, and verifiable process.

It is the only worldwide dispatch system validated by scientific research and approved by industry experts and standards councils. As a thought leader in technology, we’re working to create the control room of the future.


Galen Limited, a Northern Ireland based company is the exclusive distributor of Penthrox® in the UK and Ireland. Learn more about Penthrox® here.


Excelerate is a specialist and leading Technology Partner, providing solutions to a range of markets, from Public Safety, Emergency Services, Healthcare to Commercial and Maritime sectors.

Through a combination of cellular, satellite and wireless technology, we provide integrated products and solutions that overcome boundaries and limitations – enabling the flexibility needed for mobile and remote environments.

We are technology agnostic. Instead of focusing on a ‘one size fits all’ approach we focus on matching and applying the right technology to the application. Having developed seamless connectivity for a connected ‘smart’ ambulance in our export markets, we are now bringing this technology to the UK.


R1 Optima

Optima by R1 provides powerful, discrete event simulation decision support and visualisation software and services, enabling more informed strategic and operational planning while supporting real-time critical analysis and decisions.

Optima Predict also allows your agency to test an endless range of what-if scenarios with full transparency into the methodology applied.

ZOLL Medical

ZOLL Medical develops and markets medical devices and software solutions that help advance emergency care and save lives, while increasing clinical and operational efficiencies.


Helping clinicians reduce patient suffering in out of hospital care settings by delivering real-time data sharing, clinical decision support and incident management solutions.


Awarding a comprehensive and diverse range of qualifications and apprenticeship end-point assessment to the Ambulance Service. Transferable across the NHS, voluntary and independent sectors.