ADSO London Branch is holding its 2018 Seminar - "Democracy, Drama and Diversity" on Friday 13th July at London Councils, 59 Southwark Street SE1 0AL. This event is being sponsored by CMIS.
The Diversity of Local Elected Representatives:
Local Government Association Peer Members Speaker(s) on diversity and equalities in local government followed by workshops on how Democratic Services professionals can support greater equality and diversity
Different Approaches to Local Democracy
Carl Whistlecraft, Head of Governance at Kirklees Council on the work of #notwestminster followed by workshops developing ideas for new approaches which we might consider introducing back at work
Coping with Major Challenges:
- Kensington & Chelsea and the Grenfell tragedy
- Rotherham’s response to child sexual exploitation inquiries
- Tower Hamlets and governance issues under the previous Mayor
Speakers from these authorities will outline their experiences followed by a Q&A session on the governance lessons
Electoral Reviews: What’s the right number of councillors?
Marcus Bowell, Director of Strategy and Communications, Local Government Boundary Commission for England A number of London Boroughs will be undergoing electoral reviews over the next couple of years – find out what’s involved.
For all booking enquiries please click on this link : https://www.adso.co.uk/londonseminar/