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09.30 - 10.00 Registration & Refreshments
10.00 - 10.25

Welcome from Co-operatives UK Secretary General Ed Mayo followed by this year's keynote speech, delivered by Lord Victor Adebowale, Chief Executive of Turning Point and Chair of Social Enterprise UK.












10.30 - 11.30

Authentic Campaigning

Katie Cosgrave, RECLAIM Project

Using Brand as a Business Tool

Rupinder Ashworth, Creative and Marketing Strategy Consultant

Inclusive Leadership

Sharon Pegg, Nothern Powerhouse Consulting

Economic Trends

Dennis Tatarkov, KPMG

Legal Update

Rose Klemperer & David Alcock, Anthony Collins

11.30 - 11.45

Refreshment break

11.45 - 12.45

Community Action, Community Impact

Mike Pickering, The Midcounties Co-operative

Breathing Digital into your Business

Zoe Lawrie, The Co‑operative Bank

Promoting Gender Equality in the Workplace

Kellee Torr, Central England Co‑operative

Accounting & Tax update

Steven Abbott, Luke Ryan and Steve Townend, KPMG

Getting Boards to Work

Session worksheet feedback

Ashley Harshak, Telos Partners

12.45 - 13.45 Lunch
13.45 - 14.45

Creating a member journey map, a tool for improving engagement

Katherine Wastell, The Co-op

How to start social media conversations with your customers

Greg Ashton, Reason Digital

Equal Oppurtunities and Recruitment

Emma Bagshaw, Seabury Beaumont

Developing KPIs to Support your Co-op's Growth and Business Performance

Shelagh Everett, Co‑operatives UK

Developing KPIs to Support your Co-op's Growth and Business Performance

Shelagh Everett, Co‑operatives UK

14.45 - 15.00 Refreshment break
15.00 - 16.00

Unlocking member value through increased participation

Mark Robinson-Field
ames Oliver, Co-op Digital

More Bang for your Buck - Running Effective Campaigns on a Budget

Oli Watts, East of England Co‑operative Society

Round-table - How is Your Organisation Reducing its Gender Pay Gap?

Emma Bagshaw, Seabury Beaumont

Co-operative and Community Capital

Ged Devlin, Power to change
Jim Brown, Community Shares

The Code for Effective Governance

Emma Laycock, Co‑operatives UK

16.00 Further networking opportunity