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ACO Annual Conference 2017

Association of Charitable Organisations

Monday, 15 May 2017 from 09:30 to 17:30 (BST)

ACO Annual Conference 2017

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Early Bird - ACO Charity Member
Buy before the 1st May 2017 to take advantage of this special price for ACO Charity members (can also be combined with the Bonus offer - 4 tickets for the price of 3, making this exceptional value).
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Event Details

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Thought, Words, Action!

We live in interesting times.  Everywhere there are questions and the established way of doing things can no longer be taken for granted.  The relationship between the state and charity is changing.  We hope you will see this as a positive challenge and a time to hear new ideas from leading thinkers.  Our programme is intended to stimulate thought, provoke words and lead to positive actions.  Join us for the biggest meeting of the year for charities addressing the needs of individuals. 


9.30am -Arrival and registration

10.00 - Welcome from The Chair

10.05 - Market report from James Hambro & Partners: John Langrish.

10.30 - Fred Payne from the Bank Workers Charity: Occupational Benevolence 2.0 - driving innovation and collaboration in the workplace.

11.00 - Coffee Break and networking

11.30 - Keynote speaker: Andy Cook, CEO at Centre for Social Justice.

12.15 - Keynote speaker: David Sinclair, Director International Longevity Centre, UK:

The future of ageing: Are we prepared? - David will talk about how demographic change will impact on us all. As part of this he will also talk about how our ageing society will impact upon charities supporting individuals. He will set out what he thinks we will all need to do to deliver the change we need to see.

1.00pm - Lunch and networking

2.00 -  Elizabeth Chamberlain, Head of policy and public services at NCVO.

2.30 -  Andrew Studd & Chris Rowse from the Russell-Cooke charity team: Survive or Thrive? Charities in the Post-Brexit World.

3.00 -  Tea and networking

3.30 -  Sushi Juggapah, digital content editor at CharityComms:

Social media: the trends worth watching - There are 38 million active social media users in the UK and on average Brits use social media for an hour and a half every day. In recent years, charities across the country have really stepped up their game and regularly use social media to start conversations that lead to real-world change. From successful user-generated campaigns, to innovative ways of engaging supporters, Sushi will showcase some of the best use of social media by charities and look at ways to ensure your organisation is ready to embrace this transformative channel.

4.00 -   Bryn Parry OBE, Co-Founder Help for Heroes.

4.30 - Drinks reception - Supported by Russell-Cooke LLP


Do you have questions about ACO Annual Conference 2017? Contact Association of Charitable Organisations

When & Where

One Great George Street
1, Great George Street
SW1P 3AA London
United Kingdom

Monday, 15 May 2017 from 09:30 to 17:30 (BST)

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Association of Charitable Organisations

The Association of Charitable Organisations (ACO) is the national UK umbrella body for Trusts and Foundations that give grants and welfare support to individuals in need.

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