Westminster Forum Projects

Since lockdown, we have been organising our full programme of conferences online. We will continue online until further notice, to ensure we play our part in helping our employees and delegates to remain safe during this time. We are pleased that so many key stakeholders, policymakers and other interested parties - both old friends and new delegates - are taking up the opportunity to discuss public policy issues and network at our impartial seminars. New events are coming on to our conference programme all the time. So there are plenty of opportunities for you to join us if you haven’t already, from wherever you are. For booking-related queries, or information on speaking, please email us at info@forumsupport.co.uk or contact us using one of the following numbers: +44 (0)7951044809 / +44 (0)7503591880 / +44 (0)7538736244.
For delegates already booked on, we will send you the online joining instructions (including links, event numbers and passwords) five working days before your conference. If you cannot find these in your inbox please email delegate.relations@forumsupport.co.uk

Conference Diary

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Month:   

Location:

The future of commissioning health services in England - integration, use of data to support decisions, responding to COVID-19, and priorities for specialised commissioning

Morning, Tuesday, 18th August 2020

Online Conference


Cancer prevention, care and research in England - priorities for diagnostics, local care delivery and accessing innovation

Morning, Tuesday, 25th August 2020

Online Conference


The future for the National Lottery - innovation, purpose, and priorities for the Licence competition

Morning, Wednesday, 26th August 2020

Online Conference


Legal services reform in Scotland - regulation, international competitiveness, innovation and the impact of COVID-19

Morning, Wednesday, 2nd September 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for the Northern Powerhouse - policy priorities, economic recovery post-COVID, and infrastructure development

Morning, Tuesday, 8th September 2020

Online Conference


The future of food regulation - adapting to COVID-19, local regulation and enforcement, food standards, and the future of the regulatory system

Morning, Tuesday, 8th September 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for Electricity Market Reform in the UK

Morning, Tuesday, 8th September 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for healthy weight management in England - the new obesity strategy, primary care interventions, innovation in support and public engagement, and the role of industry and technology

Morning, Wednesday, 9th September 2020

Online Conference


Lifelong learning, the National Retraining Scheme and establishing the National Skills Fund - take-up, delivery and adapting to a changing labour market following the pandemic

Morning, Wednesday, 9th September 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for advanced therapies in the UK - research, innovation, and regulation

Morning, Wednesday, 9th September 2020

Online Conference


Autism and learning disabilities care in England - delivering services, supporting parents, carers and individuals, and next steps for policy

Morning, Thursday, 10th September 2020

Online Conference


The future of the Knowledge Exchange Framework (KEF) and Higher Education Innovation Fund (HEIF)

Morning, Thursday, 10th September 2020

Online Conference


Developing artificial intelligence technologies in the UK

Morning, Thursday, 10th September 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for the Liverpool City Region Local Industrial Strategy - supporting business and R&D, infrastructure investment, delivering inclusive growth, and moving forward from the impact of COVID-19

Morning, Friday, 11th September 2020

Online Conference


Priorities for housing in London - strategies for delivery, affordability, improving standards and reducing homelessness

Morning, Friday, 11th September 2020

Online Conference


The future of legal services in England and Wales - reviewing regulation, consumer protection and responding to innovation

Morning, Tuesday, 15th September 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for school buildings in England - rollout and delivery, serving local needs, and the future for design, construction and adapting schools in the wake of COVID-19

Morning, Tuesday, 15th September 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for developing the UK’s drone sector - innovation, safety and regulation, and latest on commercial and public sector applications

Morning, Tuesday, 15th September 2020

Online Conference


Implementing the Primary Care Model for Wales

Morning, Tuesday, 15th September 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for adult social care in England - funding, service improvement, and recovery from the impact of COVID-19

Afternoon, Wednesday, 16th September 2020

Online Conference


The future shape of UK rail services following the Williams Rail Review

Morning, Wednesday, 16th September 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for diagnostics and pathology - innovation, collaboration, standards, and the response to the COVID-19 pandemic

Morning, Wednesday, 16th September 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for social prescribing in England - commissioning, scaling up, supporting community and vulnerable groups, and learning from COVID-19 crisis

Morning, Thursday, 17th September 2020

Online Conference


The future for agricultural land use - productivity, environmental sustainability, and innovation

Morning, Thursday, 17th September 2020

Online Conference


Developing the Oxford-MK-Cambridge Arc economy - implementing the economic vision, building on the region’s research base and, priorities in the wake of COVID-19

Morning, Tuesday, 22nd September 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for reducing food waste and plastic packaging - innovation and latest initiatives, responsibility and accountability, and priorities for policy

Morning, Tuesday, 22nd September 2020

Online Conference


Waste policy in Wales - developing the Circular Economy Strategy, next steps for meeting zero waste targets, and engagement with industry and communities

Morning, Thursday, 24th September 2020

Online Conference


Key decisions for utilising NHS funding - priority areas, quality and delivery of care, the COVID-19 crisis, and long-term financial sustainability

Morning, Thursday, 24th September 2020

Online Conference


Evidence gathering and prosecution rates in the criminal justice system - priorities for the Royal Commission, forensic science, witness statements and the processing of digital evidence

Morning, Monday, 28th September 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for the UK film and wider screen industries - recovering from the pandemic, and the sector’s long-term outlook

Morning, Tuesday, 29th September 2020

Online Conference


Competition in digital markets and the digital advertising sector

Morning, Tuesday, 29th September 2020

Online Conference


Health research in England - responding to COVID-19, and priorities for funding and regulation

Morning, Thursday, 1st October 2020

Online Conference


Taking forward the Shared Rural Network - funding and practicalities, collaboration and coordination, and priorities for policy and regulation

Morning, Thursday, 1st October 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for regeneration across London - the London Plan, infrastructure and economic recovery in the wake of COVID-19

Morning, Thursday, 1st October 2020

Online Conference


Reviewing Curriculum for Excellence

Morning, Tuesday, 6th October 2020

Online Conference


The future for health and social care services in NI - improving service delivery, the impact of COVID-19, value for money, and implementing the Bengoa reforms

Morning, Wednesday, 7th October 2020

Online Conference


Next Steps for Adult Social Care in Scotland - quality, support, and developing effective models of care

Morning, Wednesday, 7th October 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for skills and apprenticeships in Northern Ireland

Morning, Thursday, 8th October 2020

Online Conference


Tackling prescribed medicines dependence - identifying risk, using data, and priorities for regulation and treatment

Morning, Thursday, 8th October 2020

Online Conference


Housing policy in Scotland - the new regulatory framework, protecting vulnerable groups, and the Government’s long-term strategy

Morning, Thursday, 8th October 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for the Further Education sector in England - governance, accountability and ensuring quality provision

Morning, Tuesday, 13th October 2020

Online Conference


The future for social security in England - Universal Credit, supporting vulnerable groups and the impact of COVID-19

Morning, Tuesday, 13th October 2020

Online Conference


The future for transport in Wales - assessing the Transport Strategy, and priorities for decarbonisation, wellbeing, modernising infrastructure and restoring services in the wake of COVID-19

Morning, Wednesday, 14th October 2020

Online Conference


The future of the Western Gateway

Morning, Wednesday, 14th October 2020

Online Conference


Priorities for the UK charity sector - the response to COVID-19, and key issues for standards, data protection, fundraising, regulation and building trust

Morning, Wednesday, 14th October 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for the new UK Immigration system - implementation, impact and options for further reform

Morning, Thursday, 15th October 2020

Online Conference


Health and social care quality in Wales - governance and transparency, workforce development, and next steps for inspection, regulation and legislation

Morning, Thursday, 15th October 2020

Online Conference


Sport following the pandemic - priorities for safety, funding and revenue, and assessing the new normal for elite, grassroot and community levels

Morning, Thursday, 15th October 2020

Online Conference


Environment policy in London – natural environment, built infrastructure and progress towards net zero

Morning, Tuesday, 20th October 2020

Online Conference


Examining data use in healthcare and life sciences - collection and trust, innovation and improving patient care, and the contribution to fighting COVID-19

Morning, Tuesday, 20th October 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for developing the UK nuclear sector - regulation and finance, delivering new builds, and priorities for innovation, collaboration and skills

Morning, Tuesday, 20th October 2020

Online Conference


The graduate labour market post COVID-19: priorities for university careers services and the role of universities, employers and government in preparing students

Morning, Tuesday, 20th October 2020

Online Conference


Priorities for improving patient safety in the NHS - strategy and regulation, learning and innovation, and responding to COVID-19

Morning, Wednesday, 21st October 2020

Online Conference


Dentistry and oral health in England - responding to COVID-19, contract reform, preventative oral health and supporting the workforce

Morning, Wednesday, 21st October 2020

Online Conference


Priorities for infrastructure - key projects, investment and delivery

Morning, Wednesday, 21st October 2020

Online Conference


The health workforce and delivering the ambitions in the NHS People Plan - priorities for wellbeing and support, recruitment and retention, and skills and development

Morning, Thursday, 22nd October 2020

Online Conference


UK higher education and net zero - the curriculum, collaboration, and sustainable estates and practices

Morning, Thursday, 22nd October 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for England’s water market and the implementation of PR19

Morning, Friday, 23rd October 2020

Online Conference


Integrated care systems - next steps for commissioning and joined-up care, population health and addressing inequalities, and learning from the response to COVID-19

Afternoon, Thursday, 29th October 2020

Online Conference


Cyber security and resilience across the UK economy - policy priorities for supporting businesses of all scales, securing consumer devices, and responding to COVID-19

Morning, Friday, 30th October 2020

Online Conference


Pensions policy - new governance regulations, implementing pensions dashboards, and introducing the CDC model

Morning, Monday, 2nd November 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for online advertising regulation in the UK

Morning, Tuesday, 3rd November 2020

Online Conference


Priorities for general practice in England - the GP contract and the NHS Long Term Plan, the workforce, service redesign, safety, and learning from COVID-19

Morning, Tuesday, 3rd November 2020

Online Conference


5G rollout in the UK - infrastructure & spectrum, partnerships & security, and market outlook & potential economic contribution

Morning, Thursday, 5th November 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for tackling plastic waste - increasing recycling, reducing plastic use, and supporting the development of sustainable alternatives

Morning, Thursday, 5th November 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for energy industry code reform in the UK - simplification, new business models, and supporting innovation in markets and energy technology

Morning, Thursday, 5th November 2020

Online Conference


Recruiting and supporting international students - the new immigration system and the impact of the pandemic, marketing and the student experience, and next steps for the International Education Strategy

Morning, Thursday, 5th November 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for sexual health services in England - funding, commissioning, and the new sexual and reproductive health strategy

Morning, Thursday, 5th November 2020

Online Conference


Priorities for Apprenticeship funding in England - funding, engagement with business, and revitalising take-up in the wake of COVID-19

Morning, Friday, 6th November 2020

Online Conference


Mental health in England and the impact of COVID-19 - reducing loneliness, supporting keyworkers and vulnerable groups

Morning, Tuesday, 10th November 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for building safety and regulation in England - implementation, accountability and enforcement, and options for further reform

Morning, Tuesday, 10th November 2020

Online Conference


The future of legal education & training in England and Wales

Morning, Wednesday, 11th November 2020

Online Conference


Technology in the NHS and social care - innovation, uptake, regulation, and the response to COVID-19

Morning, Thursday, 12th November 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for developing healthy places and communities - supporting local delivery and service providers, Healthy New Towns case studies, and priorities following COVID-19

Morning, Thursday, 12th November 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for the TV and screen production sector in the UK

Morning, Tuesday, 17th November 2020

Online Conference


Stroke prevention, care and treatment in England - Integrated Stroke Delivery Networks, training, local delivery, and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic

Morning, Tuesday, 17th November 2020

Online Conference


The future of UK aviation - post-COVID-19 sector recovery, changing passenger demands and low-carbon obligations, and next steps for policy

Morning, Tuesday, 17th November 2020

Online Conference


The future for Northern Ireland energy policy - the energy strategy and net zero targets, security of supply, and the impact on industry and consumers

Morning, Wednesday, 18th November 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for health and social care in Greater Manchester - managing the COVID-19 response, tackling health inequalities, advancing innovative research and progress in service integration

Morning, Monday, 23rd November 2020

Online Conference


Devolution and growth deals in England - future rollout, local powers, and economic recovery and development in the wake of COVID-19

Morning, Tuesday, 24th November 2020

Online Conference


The future for food labelling in the UK - safety, clarity, and future trading relationships

Morning, Tuesday, 24th November 2020

Online Conference


The new National Transport Strategy (NTS2) - assessing the strategy and addressing the challenges for implementation

Morning, Thursday, 26th November 2020

Online Conference


Child protection in England during and COVID-19 pandemic and going forward - responding to rising demand and supporting service recovery

Morning, Thursday, 26th November 2020

Online Conference


The future of the UK’s data protection frameworks

Morning, Thursday, 26th November 2020

Online Conference


Food security - UK priorities, supporting domestic production and driving innovation

Morning, Monday, 30th November 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for SEND provision in England - support through COVID-19 and beyond, funding, transition to EHC plans, and future options for reform

Morning, Monday, 30th November 2020

Online Conference


The next steps for improving social mobility and raising educational attainment in England in the wake of COVID-19

Morning, Tuesday, 1st December 2020

Online Conference


Priorities for UK climate change adaptation, the strategic pathway to net zero emissions, and opportunities for COP26

Morning, Tuesday, 8th December 2020

Online Conference


Reducing alcohol dependence in the UK and the impact of COVID-19

Morning, Tuesday, 8th December 2020

Online Conference


Developing the London Local Industrial Strategy and key priorities for the recovery from COVID-19 - inclusive growth, innovation and wellbeing

Morning, Tuesday, 8th December 2020

Online Conference


Improving provision for children in care in Scotland - next steps following the Independent Care Review

Morning, Tuesday, 8th December 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for the probation service - new responsibilities and partnerships, improving quality and standards, and the future role of CRCs and the third sector

Morning, Wednesday, 9th December 2020

Online Conference


The future for housing design and delivery in the UK

Morning, Wednesday, 9th December 2020

Online Conference


Priorities for improving mental health provision in Northern Ireland - implementing the Mental Health Action Plan, responding to COVID-19 and the priorities for a mental health strategy

Morning, Wednesday, 9th December 2020

Online Conference


Options for investment management reform - advice, governance, and strengthening investment market performance and consumer protection

Morning, Thursday, 10th December 2020

Online Conference


Women in the tech sector - the impact of COVID-19 and latest thinking on education and skills, and workplace culture, career progression and leadership

Morning, Tuesday, 15th December 2020

Online Conference


Next steps for Low Emission Vehicles - uptake, infrastructure and innovation

Morning, Wednesday, 16th December 2020

Online Conference


Introduction of compulsory Sex and Relationships Education - health education, support, effective teaching strategies, inspection, and managing the impact of COVID-19

Morning, Wednesday, 13th January 2021

Online Conference


The future for social housing in England: expanding access, improving consumer experience and priorities for regulation

Morning, Tuesday, 19th January 2021

Online Conference


Where next for the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) - metrics, subject-level assessment, and the impact of COVID-19

Morning, Thursday, 28th January 2021

Online Conference


Clinical negligence in the NHS - patient safety, the impact of COVID-19, legal cost reform and next steps for policy

Morning, Thursday, 28th January 2021

Online Conference


Next steps for improving student mental health - support frameworks, best practice, and learning from the impact of the pandemic

Morning, Thursday, 4th February 2021

Online Conference


Implementing the new school curriculum in Wales - qualifications, inspection, and support for teachers and learners

Morning, Thursday, 4th February 2021

Online Conference


Improving provision for care leavers - education, employment and wellbeing, key policy commitments, and support through the pandemic and into the future

Morning, Wednesday, 24th February 2021

Online Conference


England’s exam system - the impact of COVID-19, priorities for the 2021 summer series, and the future use of technology

Morning, Wednesday, 3rd March 2021

Online Conference


Next steps for the REF - independence and positive research environments, delivering and measuring impact, and the future of open access

Morning, Tuesday, 23rd March 2021

Online Conference


Next steps for the Ofsted inspection framework - adapting to the impact of COVID-19 and the return to school, remote learning, and regulation of apprenticeship providers and FE colleges

Morning, Thursday, 25th March 2021

Online Conference