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Trustee's Week: Inform, Inspire, Support, Celebrate


Monday, 2 November 2015 from 09:00 to 16:30 (GMT)

Trustee's Week: Inform, Inspire, Support, Celebrate

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Trustees' Week Conference 2015


FREE for all current and prospective trustees

(Lunch provided)



This conference is an opportunity to share Scotland’s collective experience of working as, and with, trustees. Our aims are to highlight the great work that trustees are currently doing, and to present opportunities for people from all walks of life to get involved and make a difference.




Chaired by: David Robb, Chief Executive of OSCR

Opening Remarks by: Yvonne Strachan, Scottish Government


Plenary Speakers:

Angela Bearsley, Executive Director & Founder at Resonate Together

Sally Witcher, Chief Executive Officer at Inclusion Scotland

Maddy Halliday, Chief Executive at Life Changes Trust


Discussions on the day will include:

"Governance Legal Issues" led by Alastair Keatinge, Lindsays

"Clarity of Roles" led by Shirley Otto, MDNS

"Social Capital and Governance" led by Keith Wimbles, Voluntary Action Fund

"The Chair/Chief Officer Relationship" led by Pat Armstrong, ACOSVO

"Board Self-Assessment: A Continuous Improvement Approach" led by Neil McLean, Social Enterprise Academy

"The Board's Role in Developing Strategy" led by Kris von Wald, MDNS

"Diversity in the Boardroom: Nurturing the talent pipeline and skilsets" led by Miles Weaver, Napier University

"Business Engagement" led by Stephen Westwood, Institute of Directors

"Ask the Regulator" led by OSCR

"The Role of the Board in Fundraising" led by Catriona Reynolds, Arts and Business Scotland

"Work-Life Balance: Leading a Culture Shift" led by James Fargie, Fathers Network Scotland

"Sucession Planning" led by Rod Hunter, RodCanDo

"Diversity in the Boardroom: Nurturing the talent pipeline and skillsets" led by Miles Weaver, Edinburgh Napier University

"Taking Care of your Chair" led by Alan Forsythe, SHARE

‘Our Changing Landscape – Trends that Matter to Trustees’ led by Susan Murray, SCVO

'Ensuring Your Charity is Thinking Strategically about Social Media' led by Ross McColluch, Third Sector Lab


With more to be confirmed!


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Do you have questions about Trustee's Week: Inform, Inspire, Support, Celebrate? Contact ACOSVO

When & Where

Airdrie Town Hall
Stirling Street
ML6 0AS Airdrie
United Kingdom

Monday, 2 November 2015 from 09:00 to 16:30 (GMT)

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Our Vision is: 'Excellent Third Sector Leadership in Scotland'

Our Mission is to:

Shape the future of Scotland's third sector by providing every leader with opportunities to develop, influence and excel


If you are a third sector leader in Scotland click HERE to become a member of ACOSVO or to find out more

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