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Sharing our Strengths, Stretching our Vision

Name of Meeting: Sharing our Strengths, Stretching our Vision
Date: Wed, 23/04/2014 - 09:00 - 17:00
Type: This meeting is public.
Venue: John McIntyre Centre,
Pollock Halls,
Edinburgh

3rd National Co-Production Conference 

The Joint Improvement Team together with the Scottish Co-production Network, the ALLIANCE, and Skilled Workers, Skilled Citizens and many others have come together to organise this 3rd nation

SOCITM Scotland 2013

Name of Meeting: SOCITM Scotland 2013
Date: Wed, 18/09/2013
Type: This meeting is public.
Venue: Our Dynamic Earth,
Holyrood Road,
Edinburgh

Delivering public services for the digital age

SOCITM Scotland 2013 logo

SOCITM's Scottish Conference will take place on 18 September at Our Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh, locating it once again at the heart of decision-making for Scotland.

Re-imagining Scottish Local Government: Councils and the Future of Scotland

Name of Meeting: Re-imagining Scottish Local Government: Councils and the Future of Scotland
Date: Tue, 19/11/2013
Type: This meeting is public.
Venue: Verity House,
19 Haymarket Yards,
Edinburgh

The three pillars of public expenditure, statutory obligations and discretionary powers which sit with local government make Scotland’s Councils uniquely powerful bodies. The breadth of competencies across almost every policy and service delivery area, taken together with the localised fit of the 32 councils to their communities and local circumstances give them a scope and flexibility unmatched by any other institution.

Public Sector Good Governance

Name of Meeting: Public Sector Good Governance
Date: Wed, 09/10/2013
Type: This meeting is public.
Venue: Verity House,
19 Haymarket Yards,
Edinburgh

The day will comprise parallel plenary streams covering a range of contemporary issues facing those who govern our public bodies as they attempt to guide their organisations through the challenging and turbulent years that lie ahead. Topic areas will include:

Child Welfare in a Digital Age

Name of Meeting: Child Welfare in a Digital Age
Date: Wed, 25/09/2013
Type: This meeting is public.
Venue: Verity House,
19 Haymarket Yards,
Edinburgh

Digital technologies and trends are evolving so fast that there is a real danger of attempting to solve problems that no longer exist, whilst failing to notice new challenges as they emerge. This conference will seek to explore the evolution of new technologies, their potential impact on Scotland’s children and young people, and the challenges they present to those entrusted with our children’s education, care and protection.

Topics covered will include:

Edge 2013 Conference

Name of Meeting: Edge 2013 Conference
Date: Thu, 28/02/2013 - 08:00 - Fri, 01/03/2013 - 13:00
Type: This meeting is public.
Venue: Roxburghe Hotel,
Charlotte Square,
Edinburgh EH2 4HQ

 

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The key aims of Edge 2013 are:

ADSW Annual Conference & Exhibition 2013

Name of Meeting: ADSW Annual Conference & Exhibition 2013
Date: Wed, 19/06/2013 - 09:00 - Thu, 20/06/2013 - 17:00
Type: This meeting is public.
Venue: Crieff Hydro Hotel,
Strathearn House,
Ferntower Road,
Crieff PH7 3LQ

ADSW Annual Conference & Exhibition - for further information download the delegate information leaflet: ADSW Conference (PDF)

Sustainable Scotland Network Conference

Name of Meeting: Sustainable Scotland Network Conference
Date: Thu, 08/11/2012 - 08:45 - 16:00
Type: This meeting is public.
Venue: Verity House,
19 Haymarket Yards,
Edinburgh

Sustainable Scotland Network's 11th annual conference will address how Scotland's local authorities and public sector organisations can better deliver action on climate change and sustainable development.  

Conference places are £90 plus VAT – a delegate fee freeze from last year.

Hurray and book your places now as space is limited – it’s as simple as filling out the booking form at the link below and pressing the 'submit' button!

Developing Scottish Business Access to Contract Opportunities

Name of Meeting: Developing Scottish Business Access to Contract Opportunities
Date: Tue, 26/06/2012
Type: This meeting is public.
Venue: Verity House,
19 Haymarket Yards,
Edinburgh

Whilst the Scottish Government is committed to ensuring that procurement practices in the public sector deliver best value for Scotland's economy how does this objective sit with EU and UK Procurement laws and regulations? 

ADSW Annual Conference 2012

Name of Meeting: ADSW Annual Conference 2012
Date: Wed, 20/06/2012 - 09:00 - Thu, 21/06/2012 - 17:00
Type: This meeting is public.
Venue: Crieff Hydron Hotel,
Crieff,
Perthshire

The ADSW conference in June 2012 will take place at a time when the future of social care and health delivery is being energetically debated by politicians, professionals, the public and the press.