Joint SLCC & One Voice Wales Agenda 2021

This event will be delivered in English language.

Thursday 13th May 2021


10:00 – 10:10

Your Training Begins
Welcomes from Mark Galbraith, Llanelli Rural Council & SLCC Wales Policy Liaison Officer, Linda Larter, SLCC President & Cllr Mike Theodoulou, OVW Chairman

10:10 – 10:30

A Focus on the Future
Rob Smith, SLCC Chief Executive & Lyn Cadwallader, OVW CEO

10:30 – 11:00

Insurance, Financial Risk, GPOC and Devolved Assets
Richard Matthews, Client Director, Community, Came & Company Local Council Insurance – Sponsor Session

11:10 – 11:40

Training & Development: Developing Clerks & Councillors
Helen Quick, SLCC Head of Conferences, Training & Education & Paul Egan, OVW Deputy Chief Executive and Resources Manager

11:40 – 12:10

Reviewing the Remuneration of Community & Town Councils
John Bader, Chair of the Independent Remuneration Panel for Wales

12:15 – 13:10

Registration of all Public Sector Owned Land by 2025
Kyle Robinson, Public Sector Engagement Team Wales and South West, Land Registry

13:10 – 13:40

Lunch Break


13:40 – 14:30

Managing Financial Risk and Ensuring Effective Governance and Accountability, followed by Q & A
Deryck Evans, Technical Manager at Wales Audit Office

14:35 – 15:40

The New Local Government & Elections Wales Act and
Self-Assessment process for Community & Town Councils
Kevin Griffiths, Welsh Government / Welsh Government Official

15:45 – 16:30

Using General Power of Competence & The Opportunities that Arise
Elisabeth Skinner MBE FSLCC, SLCC Academic Leader, with case studies from England


Conclusion of your Day
Mark Galbraith, Llanelli Rural Council & SLCC Wales Policy Liaison Officer & Cllr Mike Theodoulou, OVW Chairman

Disclaimer: Whilst SLCC tries to ensure all speakers present accurate and reliable information, SLCC does not endorse, or approve, or certify all such information, nor does it guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy, timeliness, or correct sequencing of such information. All presentations represent the opinions of the speaker and do not necessarily represent the position or the opinion of SLCC or its members. All presentations will be delivered in English Language. Reference by the speaker to any specific commercial product, process or service by trade name, trademark, service mark, manufacturer, and corporation or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation, or favouring by SLCC.

The Joint SLCC & One Voice Wales Conference is generously sponsored by Came & Company Local Council Insurance.

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