£96 – £240

Charities Conference

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THE WS SOCIETY PRESENTS

CHARITIES CONFERENCE

Following the launch of the Scottish Government's consultation on charity law on 7 January our annual Charities Conference is ideally timed. The programme includes discussion on the consultation and legal updates on the emerging codes and guidance for charity trustees and their advisers. Whether you are a new trustee, have served for a period of time, or advise charity boards on regulation and governance, the conference will inform you of the changing environment for Scottish charities.

Speakers:

  • Alastair Keatinge WS (Head of Charities, Lindsays) (Conference chairman)
  • Pat Armstrong (Deputy Chair, OSCR and CEO, ACOSVO)
  • Celine Sinclair (CEO, The Yard)
  • Kenneth McDowell (Partner, Saffrey Champness)
  • Julie Hutchison WS (Charities Specialist, Aberdeen Standard Capital)
  • Gillian Harkness (Director, Burness Paull)

Further speakers to be announced soon.

Sessions:

  • The Scottish Government's Consultation on Charity Law
  • The Scottish Governance Code - views from OSCR and the Third Sector Governance Forum
  • Charity Investment Guidance
  • Growth, governance and professional advice – a case study
  • Developments in charity accounts regulation
  • Safeguarding – where are we now?

Delegate rates:

  • WS Member: £150 + VAT
  • Non-Member: £200 + VAT
  • Trainee/Student: £80 + VAT

All rates include lunch at the Signet Library
CPD: 3.5 hours (Law Society of Scotland)
For more information please contact Anna Bennett WS

This event is supported by
Aberdeen Standard Capital

Following the launch of the Scottish Government's consultation on charity law on 7 January, our annual Charities Conference is ideally timed. The programme includes discussion on the consultation and legal updates on emerging codes and guidance for charity trustees and their advisers. The conference also features a case study centred around growth and investment in a service providing charity. Whether you advise charities on their regulation and governance, or act as charity trustee, the conference will inform you of the changing environment for Scottish charities.

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