January 2015

Jan
6

Looking ahead: annual local government finance conference

6 January 2015

Local government is simultaneously dealing with challenges that are known all too well: reductions in funding leading to a funding gap of £12.4bn by 2019/20

Jan
8

LGA/Sitra event: Developing integrated approaches to housing, health and care (Leed)

8 January 2015

The LGA and Sitra will be running a series of events through December and January. These events will support local councils to develop integrated approaches to meeting the housing, health and care needs of vulnerable adults.

Jan
9

LGA workshop on unmanaged devices and PSN

9 January 2015

Councils have raised the issue about how to achieve PSN compliance using unmanaged devices or BYOD. This workshop session will share current good practice, explore some of the issues and look at how the compliance process is evolving.

Jan
12

Councils, communities and Universal Credit

12 January 2015

It is now over two years since the Government's programme of welfare reform started in earnest and Ian Duncan Smith MP, Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, recently announced that Universal Credit‎ will be rolled out to all jobcentres and local authorities from February 2015.

Jan
13

LGA/Sitra event: Developing integrated approaches to housing, health and care (London)

13 January 2015

The LGA and Sitra will be running a series of events through December and January. These events will support local councils to develop integrated approaches to meeting the housing, health and care needs of vulnerable adults.

Jan
13

Councils innovating to generate income (Nottingham)

13 January 2015

Councils are already dealing with dramatic cuts in funding from central government. Local government is currently facing a funding gap of around £15bn by 2019/20. Entrepreneurialism is a fast growing response to local government's challenging financial circumstances and a way to offset cuts to protect frontline services.

Jan
14

Employment Valuation Proposition workshop - Leeds

14 January 2015

This workshop will focus on EVP which is an innovative approach to assessing and managing employee engagement to significantly improve productivity and efficiency within organisations.

Jan
15

Annual licensing conference 2015

15 January 2015

This practical one day conference will help councillors and officers to understand the major changes impacting on council licensing teams / functions, and provide an opportunity to discuss innovative and emerging local practice with colleagues.

Jan
16

Making Safeguarding Personal (Wakefield)

16 January 2015

The LGA in partnership with ADASS branches will be hosting 9 Regional conferences on Making Safeguarding Personal (MSP). These events are free.

Jan
20

Social Investment and Public Services: the next five years (20 Jan 2015)

20 January 2015

This event will bring together representatives from leading local authorities, VCSEs, intermediaries, providers and social investors to discuss social investment as an alternative source of long-term funding.

LGA annual conference 2015

The Local Government Association's annual conference is the biggest event in the local government calendar. It also is one of the biggest political conferences of the year regularly attracting over 1,200 delegates.

LGA Conference webcast

LGA broadcasts
Access ministerial addresses and highlights of the LGA conference. Some sessions are webcast live, yet all are archived so you can view at a later date.

National annual events
 

LGA annual fire conference and exhibition 2015 (10-11 March 2015)
The Fire and Rescue Service is changing. The sector has been leading on projects to transform the way it delivers services to its residents. In the constantly changing world of integrated public services, fire has a central role to play.

LGA/ADPH annual public health conference and exhibition 2015 (11 February 2015)
With the transfer of public health to local government, the LGA's national annual flagship conference on public health offers a valuable opportunity to analyse the implications for local government and public health.

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