Co-operative Party Local Government Conference
Date / 24th June 2017
Time / 10.00am - 5.00pm
Location / IET Birmingham - Austin Court, 80 Cambridge Street, Birmingham B1 2NP
A revolution is taking place in local government. Across the country, co-operators in local and metro government are using co-operative approaches to shape local economies and services and to put local people in control.
- Smarter and Stronger – new ideas for co-operative communities
Hear examples and case studies of co-operative councils across the country
- Local collaboration in education
Co-operative approaches to education that retain the link between schools and the communities they serve.
- Housing: building new foundations
Housebuilding for people, not profit and the models of co-operative housing available.
- Building Community Wealth
Community wealth building and the ‘Preston Model’ of co-operative-driven economic regeneration
We will be exhibiting at the Conference and organising a Fringe event. Find out more about how Co-operative Councils from across the UK are driving municipal policy using the Co-operative Values and Principles.
Delegate rate is just £10. Further details from The Co-operative Party website.