National Conference 2019 Agenda

Wednesday 2nd October

09.30 – 11.00

Delegate Registration – London Suite

10.00 – 10.30

Meeting of First Time Delegates – Conference 11

11.00 – 11.30

Conference Opening & Awards Ceremony – President Sarah Jeffries PSLCC – Paris Suite

11.35 – 12.35

John Sergeant, BBC’s former Chief Political Correspondent & Strictly Come Dancing Star – Paris Suite

12.35 – 13.30

Lunch with your Principal Sponsor, Came & Company Local Council Insurance and your exhibitors

13.30 – 14.30

The joint taskforce: delivering culture change in town and parish councils. Deborah Evans, Chief Executive of Lawyers in Local Government – Paris Suite

Put your questions to an advisor in a dedicated one to-one session – Conference 4, 5 & 10

14.40 – 15.40

Take the Platform, Becky Walsh, Public Speaking Expert – Paris Suite

It could happen to you – Insurance claims and how to avoid them! Ross Bullard and Ed Huston of Came & Company Local Council Insurance – Conference 11

Your Role as Charity Trustee’s, Roger Taylor, Wellers Hedley’s Solicitors – Conference 12

Put your questions to an advisor in a dedicated one to-one session – Conference 4, 5 & 10

15.40 – 16.10

Refreshments with your Principal Sponsor, Came & Company Local Council Insurance and your Exhibitors – London Suite

16.10 – 16.40

Update on your SLCC, Rob Smith, SLCC Chief Executive – Paris Suite

16.45 – 17.30

Newquay’s Devolution Journey, Andy Curtis, CEO Newquay Town Council – Paris Suite

19.00 – 19.30

Came & Company Local Council Insurance Reception – Rotunda

19.30

Casual Networking Dinner – Paris Suite

Thursday 3rd October

08.30 – 09.00

Registration & Refreshments – London Suite

09.00 – 10.00

“Sport is a Business, Business is a Sport”, Derek Redmond – Paris Suite

10.00 – 10.40

Where’s my Council? Ian Burbidge from the Royal Society of Arts (RSA), Max Wide FRSA from ComGov Think Tank, the Community Governance teaching team and Johnathan Bourne FSLCC from Royal Wootton Bassett Town Council.

10.40 – 11.10

Refreshments with your Principal Sponsor, Came & Company Local Council Insurance and your Exhibitors – London Suite

11.10 – 12.30

Where’s my Council? Ian Burbidge from the Royal Society of Arts (RSA), Max Wide FRSA from ComGov Think Tank, the Community Governance teaching team and Johnathan Bourne FSLCC from Royal Wootton Bassett Town Council.

12.30 – 13.30

Lunch with your Principal Sponsor, Came & Company Local Council Insurance and your Exhibitors – London Suite

13.30 – 14.00

Jonathan Owen, CEO, National Association of Local Councils (NALC) – Paris Suite

An interactive workshop for clerks in Wales, Mark Galbraith, SLCC Wales Policy Liaison Officer – Conference 12

Put your questions to an advisor in a dedicated one to-one session – Conference 4, 5 & 10

14.00 – 15.00

Climate Change Emergency Declaration, Mike Child, Head of Science, Policy & Research, Friends of the Earth – Paris Suite

Put your questions to an advisor in a dedicated one to-one session – Conference 4, 5 & 10

15.00 – 15.45

Being a Clerk – for Better or Worse! David Preston, previous Clerk to Oswestry Town Council – Paris Suite

15.45

Close of Conference – Paris Suite

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