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Practitioners Forum 2021


Start date / time
Thursday 18 November 2021, 9:30am
End date / time
Thursday 18 November 2021, 4:10pm
The Studio, Manchester
£50+VAT (members of Co-operatives UK); £72+ VAT (non-members)
More information
[email protected]
Organised by
Co-operatives UK
Event type
Practitioners Forum 2021 - online

Book tickets now for Practitioners Forum, our flagship training event – FULLY ONLINE – for people working in co‑operative businesses large and small.

About the event

With practical sessions aimed at HR, communications, membership, finance and governance professionals, Practitioners Forum is our most popular training and development event. In response to demand, this event - sponsored by Mi-Voice - is now ONLINE ONLY


  • Online - This is an online event with delegates able to mix-and-match sessions across each of the forums. Sessions cover topics of interest to all co-ops (how to communicate the co-op USP; how to develop a climate action strategy; adapting to consumer trends) as well as sessions across the various forums.

How much does it cost?

  • £50 + VAT for members of Co-operatives UK.
  • £72 + VAT for non-members. Co-operatives UK members receive 30% off all paid events – plus LOTS more benefits. Learn about Co-operatives UK membership.

What's included:

  • Online access to all sessions (mix and match across the full day)
  • Recordings of all sessions
  • Presentations/slide-decks (provided post-event) 
  • Online content post-event such as speaker interviews

Who should attend?

Practitioners Forum is  professional development opportunity for all people connected to co-operative businesses. It is of particular interest to those who work in one or more of the following areas:

  • Membership
  • Communications 
  • Governance
  • HR 
  • Finance
  • Culture and performance

See our exciting line-up of speakers

Find out about the sessions that will take place at Practitioners Forum 2021.