MJ Future Forum - 2020 Programme

Thurs 24th September

12.30 - 13.50

Registration, Refreshments & buffet lunch

14.00

Welcome and Introduction

Welcome from Day 1 chair

Speakers :
Michael Burton , Editorial Director , The MJ Group

14.00 - 14.30

What next for growth?

Speakers :
Emran Mian , Director General, Decentralisation and Growth , Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

14.30 - 15.05

Shaping the future of work

Speakers :
Dr Nicola Millard , Principal Innovation Partner , BT

15.05 - 15.40

Dealing with Number 10

Speakers :
Katie Perrior , former Director of Communications to the PM, No 10 Downing Street 2016/17 , Chair, iNHouse Communications

15.40 - 16.00

Refreshment break/networking

16.00 - 16.35

Key issues for the sector

Speakers :
Sarah Pickup , Deputy Chief Executive , Local Government Association

16.35 - 17.10

The Budget and local government:

Speakers :
Paul Johnson , Director , Institute for Fiscal Studies

17.10 - 17.45

The Penna People Perspective: Talking Talent – Sharing Our and Your Experience

19.15 - 19.45

Pre-dinner drinks

19.45

Charity Dinner

Friday 25th September

8.55

Welcome

Speakers :
Heather Jameson , Editor , The MJ

9.00 - 9.35

The landscape for social care and social work

Speakers :
Tony Hunter , Chair, Doncaster Children’s Services Trust, , Chief Executive, Social Care Institute for Excellence

9.35 - 10.10

Climate Change

Speakers :
Karl Limbert , Commercial Development Director , ENGIE

10.10 - 10.45

A view from the National Audit Office

Speakers :
Gareth Davies , Comptroller & Auditor General , National Audit Office

10.45 - 11.05

Refreshment break

11.05 – 11.40

The Marmot Review Ten Years On

Speakers :
Dr Jennifer Dixon , Chief Executive , Health Foundation

11.40 - 12.05

Financial planning for 2021

Speakers :
Andrew Burns , Associate Director , CIPFA

12.05 - 12.40

Dealing with the Coronavirus:

Speakers :
Jim McManus , Vice President , Association of Directors of Public Health and Director of Public Health, Hertfordshire CC
Richard Stokoe , former Head of News and lecturer in disaster and civil emergencies , LGA London Fire Brigade

12.40

Close of Forum

Buffet lunch