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Webinar | How to run your first Annual General Meeting (AGM) - Nov


Start date / time
Tuesday 17 November 2020, 3:00pm
End date / time
Tuesday 17 November 2020, 4:00pm
Online via Zoom, United Kingdom
More information
[email protected] 0161 214 1764
Organised by
Leoni Merrifield
Event type

Join Dane Pollard from Co-operatives UK's advice team for this FREE webinar on Tuesday 17 November from 3-4pm.

About the webinar

Holding your first Annual General Meeting (AGM) can be daunting – but it is really important! It's a key part of a co-operative's governance AND a way of engaging with your members.

Join Linda Barlow from Co-operatives UK's advice team for a FREE webinar to help prepare for your AGM. Linda will provide some useful hints and tips on how to ensure it's a success!


  • The webinar takes place on Zoom for 1 hour.
  • A presentation will be given, followed by a Q&A session.

How much does it cost?

  • The webinar is free of charge for members of Co-operatives UK and non-members. 
  • Co-operatives UK members receive 30% off all paid events – plus LOTS more benefits. Learn about Co-operatives UK membership.

What you will learn​

  • The key items that should be on the agenda of any AGM.
  • A checklist for preparing and delivering your AGM.
  • Post-AGM actions to help build on the success of your meeting.

Who should attend

The webinar is ideal for secretaries of co-ops new to the role as well as experienced secretaries wanting to brush up on their knowledge.

About the host

Dane works in our Advice team and is the first point of contact for all governance and legal enquiries. Dane specialises in providing advice and guidance to new start co-operatives and mutuals looking to incorporate and supports all types of co-ops with their governance arrangements, processes and policies.

Dane also acts as account manager to members that have set up in the last two years and provides guidance to them on all aspects of their governance calendar. He has many years of experience dealing with customers in the retail sector as well as clients in the corporate world.