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Algeos at Leipzig


Show and Tell Winners 2013

Well done to the Show and Tell winners last weekend.

1st Prize wen to James Fuller from Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham and the runner up was Derek Bremner from Perth Royal Infirmary

Here is a photo of the guys on the Algeos O&P stand at the BAPO Conference in a very wintery Telford.

Attend BAPO Conference for free Show and Tell


Returning for the second time, as part of the Technical programme at the 2013 BAPO Conference to be held at Telford International Center on Friday 22nd March 2013, is the Show and Tell. This is you opportunity to show the rest of the Technician attendees your favorite Technical tips.

This can be shown as a PowerPoint presentation, a short video or you can stand up and tells us all your tip or manufacturing technique or if you are shy you can get the session chair to give your presentation. Your presentation or video should last no more that 5 mins. You can even send along the actual product you have manufactured with a short description of how it was manufactured.

The best presentation chosen by our judges will receive a cash prize of £100.

If you any questions about this award or to register your intention to enter please send an e-mail to

[email protected]

Elftman Matrix workshop seminar

Demystifying Plantar Pressure Analysis

Launch of our NEW Podotech Elftman Matrix In-shoe Pressure Device.

PLUS Demonstrations on our Podotech Elftman range of Plantar Pressure Analysis Systems.

Algeos are pleased to announce that they will be launching their NEW in-shoe pressure system, the Podotech Elftman Matrix, at a workshop on Friday 4th May at Sheffield University. There will be presentations and workshops hosted by experts in the field of plantar pressure, who will highlight the importance of measuring plantar pressure and how measurement systems can be incorporated into your day-to-day work and benefit your clinics.

We are offering this 1 day workshop FREE OF CHARGE on Friday 4th May 2012 . Refreshments will be served throughout the day and 5 CPD points will be awarded for attendance. Numbers are limited and as we are sure it will prove to be a popular event, we recommend you book now to secure your place. Please speak to your Algeos Sales Representative to confirm your attendance. Alternatively contact Rachael Frank, our Podiatry Division Manager, at [email protected] or telephone 0151 448 1228.

Workshop Agenda:
09.00 Registration
09.15 Introduction to the day
09.30 The Value of Clinical Diagnosis
Professor Wesley Vernon OBE (Head of Podiatry Service & Research Lead, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals)
10.15 The Difference between Devices for Measuring Plantar Pressure Dr Claudia Giacomozzi (Italian Health Institute)
11.00 Break
11.15 Introduction to the Podotech Elftman range
11.30 Workshop 1 – Sports Perspective: The relevance of In-shoe Plantar Pressure within Sports Podiatry
Jurgen Nijenhuis (Sports Podiatrist to multiple professional athletes and football teams)
12.00 Workshop 2 – Orthotic Perspective Jane McAdam (Principle Podiatrist at Salford Royal Foundation Trust)
12.30 Lunch break
13.30 Workshop 3 – Diabetic Foot / Surgery Perspective
Sheffield PCT – Diabetic Foot Surgery Department (Speaker to be confirmed)
14.00 Introduction to the workshop
14.10 Interactive demonstration of the Elftman Matrix Plus the opportunity to view the other Elftman pressure analysis systems within our Podotech range
15.15 Questions and CPD certificate handout
15.30 Close

Orthotic Technicians Cup and Algeos are pleased to announce the city of Liverpool as the venue for this year’s ‘5 A Side’ Football Event.

The competition will take place on Sat 7th July with a 1pm kick off time.

All applications must be received by the 9th of June. For entry details please contact:

Francis Barrett

t: 0151 448 1228
e: [email protected]

The event will be held at:

Goals Soccer Centre, 110 Evans Road, Speke Boulevard, Liverpool, L24 9PQ

A donation to Help 4 Heroes will be made after the event by A. Algeo Ltd.

You can put as many teams into the tournament as you wish however we do ask that it is a team comprising of existing employees only.

Arab Health 2012

Arab Health 2012, the largest healthcare exhibition & congress in the Middle East.

Now in its 37th year, there is simply no other business platform for the global healthcare market to meet, learn, network and do business.

– Over 71,940 healthcare professionals over four days

– Over 3,000 exhibiting companies from around the world

– 32 international pavilions and exhibitors from over 60 countries

. . . and a regional industry worth $80 billion per year …

can you really afford to miss it?

Arab Health 2012 will take place from January 23-26 at Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE.

For more info click here for the Arab Heath 2012 web site

If you happen to be attending remember to pop along and see the guys from Algeos Ltd they will be on stand 7B70

Still a few place left for the Algeos Training Days

Algeos are pleased to annouce that they will be holding an in-house training day on the Amfit and Elftman systems. Presentations from clinical experts Heidi Meckler and Sarah Boardman will cover the full system capabilities and advantages to you and your business!

There will also be an opportunity to tour our factory premises including our Podiatry showroom.

Course dates:

Wednesday 14th December 2011 10am-3.30pm

Thursday 15th December 2011 10am-3.30pm

Amfit Orthotics Fabrication System
Presented by: Sara Boardman DPodM, MChS

Discover how the Amfit Orthotic Fabrication System can revolutionise how you create your orthotics. Be in complete control of your patients Orthotics (both accomodative & functional) from measurement and assessment to the complete manufacture of the fi nished device.

The Amfit systems can be matched to your own specific company requirements based on volumes, product needs and commitment level.

The full informative programme, to be presented by clinical expert Sara Boardman, will cover the full Amft capabilities including production methods and compatable materials.

■ Learn how to create accurate yet cost effective custom orthotics.
■ Learn how to fabricate Orthotics for most conditions in less than one hour!
■ Learn how to achieve precise, fast and repeatable results.
■ Making the business case work.
■ Growing your business with Amfit.

Elftman Foot Pressure Analysis System
Presented by: Heidi Meckler BSc, MChS, HPC Reg

The Podotech Elftman is a versatile, efficient, cost effective comprehensive foot analysis system. Quick and easy to use, the Podotech Elftman is an essential tool when working in any fast-paced clinical environment.

The full informative programme, to be presented by biomechanics expert Heidi Meckler, will cover the extraordinary & highly reliable capabilities of the Podotech Elftman.

■ Learn about the 3 Scan types: Static, Dynamic & Postural
■ Learn about the comparative capabilities.
■ Learn about the immediate storage & report generation.

We are offering this 1 day training session FREE OF CHARGE on the 14th* and 15th* of December 2011. Refreshments will be served throughout the day. Numbers are limited and as we are sure it will prove to be a popular event, we recommend you book now to secure your place.

Please speak to your Algeos sales representative to confirm your attendance at this event, or alternatively contact Francis Barrett at: [email protected]

*Please state your choice of day when you confi rm attendance

Algeos Fantasy Football League

Good Afternoon customers.

Algeos are to host a fantasy football league for the forthcoming season, and we would like to give our customers the opportunity to take part.
With Sir Alex Ferguson considering retirement and Cappello’s contract running out do we have the next bright manager amongst us?

It is completely free to enter and Algeos will sponsor a cash prize of £100 for the winning team.
To join our Serie Algeo league go to click on the join leagues tab enter this code 43332-17419
Then follow the instructions below to enter your team.

We hope you and your colleagues would like to take part in our event, and create some healthy competition in our O&P profession.

Please contact me if you need further help or advice about taking part.

Good luck.

Francis Barrett – Sales Manager
A. ALGEO LTD. – ISO9001:2000 Registered

email: [email protected]
tel: +44 (0)151 448 1228
fax: +44 (0)151 448 1008
mobile: +44 (0)7841 167806

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