Development opportunity for London

HFMA Annual Conference 2024



The London Finance Academy are delighted to deliver a fantastic development opportunity for the London region for the third year running. Thanks to the generosity of colleagues at NHS England London we are offering 15 places for our colleagues across the patch to bid for, so that they can attend the HFMA Annual Conference in London, from 4-6 December 2024.


This provides a brilliant opportunity for those to attend the conference who would not normally get the chance to do so. The conference provides opportunities to network with finance professionals from across the country, to listen to leading figures in NHS finance and world-renowned healthcare speakers.

The winners will be be invited to a networking drinks reception on the Wednesday evening and gala dinner and award ceremony on the Thursday evening.


All colleagues who work at a grade 8a or below. You can self nominate, or be nominated by a line manager or work colleague, by submitting an application form

How the applications was judged?

A panel will review the nominations and award places on merit, ensuring a fair spread across the ICSs.

The panel members will include representation from our regional networks.

Support before, during and after the conference

  • Winners will be provided with all the relevant information on what to expect at the conference
  • Assigned a buddy ahead of the conference to help you prepare for the conference. Buddies are experienced system partner finance professional to ensure maximum networking opportunities
  • Invited to events with NHS colleagues and have the opportunity to continue networking with other competition winners

Applications open shortly.

Click here to access this years application form.

If you have any further question please do not hesitate to contact

2023 Competition Winners Blogs

Lewis Russell

Assistant Finance Manager, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust

Read more here

Uzma Zulfiqar

Senior Management Accountant, Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust

Evelina Aizupure

PMO Project Manager. North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust