Housing Commission on Community-Led Housing – 20th November 2017

Presentation on Community-Led Housing from John Montes, Croydon Council, to CCIN Strategy Session at Birmingham City Council.

Annual Meeting and Co-operative Showcase in Oldham – 5 & 6 September 2017

EPIC talks – Co-operative Services (5 September)

Liz Windsor Welsh – Action Together

Julia Unwin – Chair of Inquiry into Civil Society Futures

Andy Powell – Technologist and Digital Trainer – Hackspace founder and maker of things

Indy Johar – Architect, co-founder of 00 ( and Senior Innovation Associate with the Young Foundation and Visiting Professor at the University of Sheffield

Henry Kippin – Chief Executive of Collaborate CIC

Annual Meeting (5 September)

Sharon Taylor – Review of the Year 2016-17

Plenary 1 – The role of Co-operative Councils in supporting the devolution agenda of regional government (5 September)

Ellie Runcie – Director of Growth & Innovation, The Design Council

Plenary 2 – The role of the co-operative councillor in shaping the future of civil society (6 September)

Tony Armstrong – Chief Executive Locality re Localism Commission

Asif Afridi– Member of the Inquiry into Civil Society Futures

Elke Loeffler – Chief Executive, Governance International

The Future of Civil Society – Framework pitches (6 September)

Robert Woolf – Made Open

Benjamin Taylor – RedQuadrant

Catherine Cross – 4oc

Lara Moloney – Perform Green

International Guest speaker (6 September)

Dr Ariel Guarco – President of the Cooperative Confederation of the Argentine Republic – COOPERAR

The Big Question – The Future of Civil Society (6 September)

Dr Karin Bottom – Public Service Academy, University of Birmingham

Nigel Todd – Newcastle City Council and Chair of Governors at the Co-operative College

Joint Session on Health & Social Care in Wakefield – 30 June 2017

Care and Share Associates – Dr Guy Turnbull – Managing Director, Care & Share Associates Limited


Leading Lives – Milly Gaskin – Locality Manager, Leading Lives


Valerio Pellirossi – Senior Policy Advisor at Federsolidarietà – Confcooperative

Annual Meeting and Co-operative Showcase in Cardiff – 15 and 16 November 2016

Developing a co-operative theory of change – Dr Henry Kippin, Collaborate

Measuring Co-op difference – Jenni Barker, Oldham Council

Reach2XL – Saeed Ebrahim, Cardiff

Cardiff Culture School – Ourania Vamvaka, Cardiff Council

Co-operative Peer Review Process – Giles Perritt & Chris Penberthy, Plymouth City Council

CAER Heritage – Dr David Wyatt, Cardiff University

Bee Friendly Cities – Pollen8 Cymru and Cardiff University