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IEWM 5th Annual Conference 11/12/15


11 December 2015


09:30 – 14:30


The ICC, Birmingham, B1 2EA


IEWM (Improvement and Efficiency West Midlands) in partnership with the LGA

The event

For the fifth year running, this major event for local government, the wider public sector and their partners is focused on showcasing innovation in public services reform and providing a forum to debate and challenge the key issues of the day. The draft agenda is as follows:

  • 09:30 Registration and coffee
  • 10:15 Opening remarks: Mark Rogers, CEO, Birmingham Council and Chair of IEWM Board
  • 10:30 Headline sponsor’s address
  • 10:45 Keynote address: Lord Porter of Spalding CBE, LGA Chairman
  • 11:00 Panel Q & A with Mark Lloyd, Chief Executive of the LGA, chairing, to include all speakers as above and a representative from DCLG.
  • 12:00 Lunch/Networking/Exhibition
  • 13:30 Workshops: Latest planning reforms – boosters or blockers and where we go from here? – LGA Essential Ward Councillor – workshop for newly elected councillors – LGA Feeling good and functioning well in the West Midlands – workshop on mental health and wellbeing – PHE Children’s Services workshop – tbc Digital Leadership: from definition to participation – Adapt2Digital Commercialisation/Finance/Resources – LGA
  • 14:30 Close – sponsored Drinks Reception

Booking and further information

Full details and online registration for the event is available on the IEWM website.

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