Join Co-operatives UK for this event on Wednesday 8 September from 3.30-4.30pm. Co-op Connections is a series of events that enables co-ops to connect, learn and discuss topical themes.
About the event
This event aims to unite and connect co-ops based in Scotland.
- This event will take place online for 1 hour.
Policy Officer James Wright will share news of the Scottish government's commitment to supporting co-ops in its policy programme, following ratification of the new power-sharing agreement between the SNP and Scottish Greens.
New members will tell us more about their co-ops and we'll discuss the upcoming COP26 and how co-op can play their part in tackling climate change.
How much does it cost?
- This event is FREE to attend.
What attendees will gain
You will have the opportunity to meet other co-ops based in Scotland.
Who should attend?
Anyone working in a co-op based in Scotland.
About the facilitators
Gareth Wright, Member Relations Co-ordinator, Co-operatives UK
Gareth has been finding solutions to common business needs for almost 20 years. He’s worked with clients from a range of sectors in the UK and across Europe. Since joining Co-operatives UK in 2012, he’s been working directly with our members to ensure they have access to practical advice and guidance. He also delivers training and hosts local networking events. Gareth is never too far from co-ops, as he’s an active member of his local credit union, a co-op pub and a brewery. In his spare time, you’ll find him walking in the hills or riding one of his bikes.