Launch of the CCIN Commission report – Community-Led Housing: a Key Role for Local Authorities – 24 January 2018

CCIN Housing Commission Launch presentations, event held in Portcullis House and Chaired by CCIN Honorary President, Steve Reed OBE, MP with Councillor Sharon Taylor OBE, Chair of the CCIN and Leader of Stevenage Borough Council and Councillor Tony Newman, Chair of the Housing Commission and Leader of Croydon Council.  Presentations from:

  • Councillor Jamie Audsley, Croydon Council
  • East Cambridgeshire District Council – Debbie Wildridge, Development Manager, CLT East
  • Leeds City Council – Sarah May, Principal Regeneration Officer (Affordable & Specialist Housing)
  • Hull City Council – Nicholas Harne, Assistant City Manager, Housing Strategy and Renewal
  • Brighton & Hove City Council – Martin Reid, Head of Housing Strategy, Property & Investment
  • Wales Co-operative Centre – Dave Palmer, Co-operative Housing Project Manager

Commission Report, Commission Case Studies and CCIN Housing website.

Co-operative education and the Co-operative University – 17 January 2018

Co-operative College Presentation from Dr Cilla Ross, SFHEA – Vice Principal Co-operative College to CCIN Action Planning Day at Co-operatives UK.

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)

Julia Unwin – Chair of Inquiry into Civil Society Futures

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

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 click this link to access PowerPoint from Dr Guy Turnbull – Managing Director, Care & Share Associates Limited


Leading Lives click this link to access PowerPoint from 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