Regional Training Seminar – Conference for Wales 2020

Do you know how to make your community carbon neutral?

Friends of the Earth provide simple steps to help your community to become carbon neutral.

Are your Council social media savvy?

This practical session will explain how to make the most of your council’s social media channels and engage your community.

Does the high street have a future?

Learn how to future-proof your high street with NABMA

Is your Council website W3C/WCAG compliant?

All you need to know about website compliance and general accessibility, providing you with practical tips and guidance.

Understand the latest finance and VAT regulations

Put your questions to the SLCC Finance Advisor

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Date

23rd September 2020

Location

Conference for Wales, Coldra Court, Chepstow Road, Langstone, Newport, NP18 2LX

CPD Points

Attend this event and log 2.5 CPD points!

Does your council have a turnover (i.e. annual budgeted income) of under £40,000? Apply for a Wales Training Bursary to cover 50% of the event cost.

Joining instructions will be sent to you 3 weeks before the event and your invoice will be sent before the event. We advise that, on receipt of the joining instructions, you are liable for any fees incurred in order to attend the event.

Half Day Delegate with Lunch

from £42.50 + VAT

Ticket Info

Joining instructions will be sent to you 3 weeks before the event and your invoice will be sent the day after the event. We advise that, on receipt of the joining instructions, you are liable for any fees incurred in order to attend the event.

Day Delegate

from £75 + VAT

Ticket Info

Joining instructions will be sent to you 3 weeks before the event and your invoice will be sent the day after the event. We advise that, on receipt of the joining instructions, you are liable for any fees incurred in order to attend the event.

A closer look at your sessions....

Creating Engaging Content For Social Media

There is so much content on social media, how do you stand out from the crowd and encourage engagement with your content? In this session you’ll discover how to:

  • Create eye-catching images easily
  • Encourage people to engage with your posts
  • Create interesting video content

Sam speaks at business events throughout Europe and her background in organisational psychology gives her a unique take on social media.

Sam Flynn trains businesses in the effective use of social media to generate new and repeat business.

The Future of the High Street

Simon Quin, Executive Director, The Bid Foundation is the Professorial Fellow in Place Management Practice at Manchester Metropolitan University and a recognised international authority on urban place management. He has more than 25 years’ experience in the field, working as a consultant, researcher, place manager, advocate and industry leader. He co-founded the Institute of Place Management, supported the establishment of The BID Foundation, and is now Executive Director of the government-initiated High Streets Task Force.

The industry body for Business Improvement Districts

Website Compliance – how to get there

All you need to know about website compliance and general accessibility. This session will set out the landscape and summarise the typical challenges related to GDPR, W3C/WCAG and general accessibility before providing practical help and information.

Mark Tomkins, Aubergine 262, will present at the RTS on website compliance - all you need to know.

Regional Training Seminars are generously sponsored by Play & Leisure

For expert advice call 01244 546797, email [email protected] or visit www.playandleisure.co.uk

Play & Leisure sponsors of OVW & Conf for Wales 2020