The MJ Future Forum


The next MJ Future Forum will take place on March 26/27 2020 in Hertfordshire just over three months after the general election and days after the Spring Statement. What will the shape of public policy and spending be for the following 18 months? Come and hear top speakers from local and central government including Comptroller and Auditor General of the National Audit Office Gareth Davies and Emran Mian, Director General, Decentralisation and Growth.

The forum is an invite only 24-hour seminar for council chief executives on the agenda for local government and gives them the opportunity to step away from the cares of the day job and consider some of the major issues affecting the sector.

2019 speakers included: Theresa Grant, Northamptonshire CC, Saffron Cordery, NHS Providers, Mark Lloyd, Local Government Association, Bob Neill, Commons Justice Select Committee, Nick Walkley, Homes England, Duncan Whitfield, Association of Local Authority Treasurers, Paul Johnson, Institute for Fiscal Studies, Iain MacBeath, Hertfordshire CC, Karl Limbert, ENGIE, Toni Hall, Penna, Merran McRae, Wakefield City Council, Ian Thomas, Royal Borough of Kingston-upon-Thame, Nick Carey, Shaw Trust, Nick Walkley, Homes England, Abdool Kara, National Audit Office, Alison Griffin, Southend-on-Sea BC, Becky Shaw East Sussex CC and more.

Click here to review the 2019 agenda and speaker line up.


 2019 Speakers Included

What visitors had to say about the MJ Future Forum:

"A must attend event for senior officers in local government."
Deputy Chief Executive - Newark & Sherwood District Council

"A very compact event, the networking alone can make the time investment worthwhile."
Chief Executive - Gloucestershire County Council

"Compelling and insightful speakers, stimulating and thought provoking debate, coupled with high level networking, a must for your diary."
Chief Executive - Luton Borough Council