Co-operative Councils' Innovation Network Annual Conference

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Oldham Civic Centre

West Street

Oldham

OL1 1NL

United Kingdom

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Public Sector Funding continues to decline. Councils are having to find innovative ways of providing services with reducing budgets. Our Network was borne from this uncertainty - a direct response to delivering services differently, using the co-operative values and principles.

This year’s Annual Conference is kindly hosted by Oldham Council and will be held at Oldham Civic Centre. We are putting together an exciting programme of speakers and topics which will be updated as elements are confirmed. Draft Programme.

Oldham Civic Centre

Tuesday 5 September

Highlights include:

  • EPIC (Engaging People, Inspiring Conversations) Talks - bringing together a world-class Faculty of thought leaders
  • Annual Meeting
  • Plenary Session on the role of Co-operative Councils in supporting the devolution agenda of regional government
  • Conference Dinner at the Molino Lounge in Oldham’s newly refurbished Old Town Hall

Wednesday 6 September

Highlights include:

  • Plenary Session on the Future of Civil Society
  • Meet the Buyer - opportunity for delegates to co-operate, collaborate and do business with our Consultancy Framework
  • The Big Question - a debate on the Future of Civil Society

Who should attend?

  • Members, Associates, Affiliates, Supporters of the Network
  • Prospective Members, Associates, Affiliates, Supporters of the Network
  • Anyone with an interest in how communities and local authorities can work together to deliver public services differently

Cost

Full Members - 3 free places, others at 50% discount
Associate Members - 1 free place, others at 50% discount
Affiliate Members - 1 free place, others at 50% discount
Supporter Members - 25% discount
Consultancies on our Framework and Media - 1 free place
Non-members registration is just £75 + VAT which includes all refreshments and the Conference Dinner.

Travel and accommodation

For those that need to stay, Oldham Council has provided a list of hotels near the conference venue which can be found here.

Oldham is accessible by train/metro and car, a map of Oldham showing travel options can be found here. The Visit Oldham website also provides a wealth of information.

We look forward to seeing you at the conference.

Sharon
Councillor Sharon Taylor
Leader, Stevenage Borough Council
Chair, Co-operative Councils’ Innovation Network


Jean
Councillor Jean Stretton
Leader, Oldham Council - Event Host

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FAQs

How do we join the Network?

The Network offers four types of Membership: Full, Associate, Affiliate and Supporter. Details on how to join can be found on our website at Join Us or contact hello@councils.coop.

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Yes. If you need to change the name on a booking please contact Beckie.WylieRothwell@oldham.gov.uk

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

It is easy to get to Oldham by road, rail and air. You will find lots more information on the official visitors' website www.visitoldham.com.

What is the refund policy?

Unfortunately, we are unable to offer refunds although bookings are transferrable.


Date and Time

Location

Oldham Civic Centre

West Street

Oldham

OL1 1NL

United Kingdom

View Map

Refund Policy

No Refunds

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