Westminster Forum Projects

Conference Diary

Forum:   

Month:   

Location:

Supporting UK high value manufacturing - innovation and investment, skills and partnerships, and the future for international trade

Morning, Thursday, 12th December 2019

Royal Over-Seas League, Over-Seas House, Park Place, St James’s Street, London SW1A 1LR


Digital payments in the UK - innovation, regulation and standards

Morning, Thursday, 12th December 2019

Sixty One Whitehall, London SW1A 2ET


The future for arts and culture in England - funding, participation and Arts Council England’s new 10-year strategy

Morning, Thursday, 12th December 2019

Hallam Conference Centre, 44 Hallam Street, London W1W 6JJ


Energy policy in Wales and enabling the transition to a low carbon economy - priorities for cutting emissions, infrastructure and investment, and supporting the economy

Morning, Thursday, 12th December 2019

Jury’s Inn Cardiff, 1 Park Place, Cardiff CF10 3UD


Utilising data in healthcare - adoption, public trust and innovation

Afternoon, Thursday, 12th December 2019

Royal Aeronautical Society, No.4 Hamilton Place, London W1J 7BQ


The health workforce and key issues for the NHS People Plan: leadership, staff wellbeing and professional regulation

Morning, Thursday, 12th December 2019

Royal Aeronautical Society, No.4 Hamilton Place, London W1J 7BQ


Commercial drones in the UK - regulation and airspace management, emerging use cases, and sector development

Morning, Friday, 13th December 2019

Royal Over-Seas League, Over-Seas House, Park Place, St James’s Street, London SW1A 1LR


Improving provision for care leavers - implementing the Care Leaver Covenant and local offers, and the transition into further education and employment

Morning, Thursday, 9th January 2020

Central London


Rare diseases and specialised commissioning in England - genomics, research and access to medicine

Morning, Thursday, 9th January 2020

Central London


Renewable energy in the UK - market positioning, supporting growth, and priorities for policy and regulation

Morning, Tuesday, 14th January 2020

Central London


UK construction - modernisation, the workforce, and supporting productivity and growth following the Sector Deal

Morning, Tuesday, 14th January 2020

Central London


Older people’s wellbeing in Scotland - assessing progress on policy implementation, access to housing and care services, and tackling isolation

Morning, Wednesday, 15th January 2020

Central Edinburgh


Next steps for online gambling regulation in the UK - advertising, protecting vulnerable groups and sustainable sector growth

Morning, Wednesday, 15th January 2020

Central London


Early years education in England - the new early learning goals, developing the workforce, and the impact of Ofsted’s inspection framework

Morning, Wednesday, 15th January 2020

Central London


Next steps for public health in England - commissioning, collaboration and innovation in prevention

Morning, Thursday, 16th January 2020

Central London


Novel foods in the UK - innovation and safety, sustainable food production and the evolving regulatory landscape

Morning, Thursday, 16th January 2020

Central London


Disability in the workplace - removing barriers to recruitment and progression, creating inclusive workplace cultures, and next steps for policy and organisational practice

Morning, Tuesday, 21st January 2020

Central London


Revision of the Audiovisual Media Services Directive - funding and prominence, consumer protection, and the UK’s position post-Brexit

Morning, Tuesday, 21st January 2020

Central London


The future for UK infrastructure finance - public and private investment, alternative support models and new institutional structures

Morning, Tuesday, 21st January 2020

Central London


Priorities for supporting student mental health

Morning, Tuesday, 21st January 2020

Central London


Priorities for Post-Compulsory Education and Training in Wales

Morning, Tuesday, 21st January 2020

Central Cardiff


Payment systems and reimbursement in healthcare

Morning, Tuesday, 21st January 2020

Central London


England’s water market - infrastructure, regulation and taking forward PR19

Morning, Wednesday, 22nd January 2020

Central London


5G rollout in the UK - network infrastructure, market development and coverage

Morning, Thursday, 23rd January 2020

Central London


Next steps for the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework

Morning, Thursday, 23rd January 2020

Central London


Payments policy and regulation - infrastructure, innovation and end-user priorities

Morning, Thursday, 23rd January 2020

Central London


Regulation of advertising tech in the UK

Morning, Tuesday, 28th January 2020

Central London


Key issues for optimising the NHS estate: funding, planning and development, and policy in the new parliament

Morning, Tuesday, 28th January 2020

Central London


The UK chemicals industry - assessing the new strategy and the evolving regulatory landscape

Morning, Tuesday, 28th January 2020

Central London


Intelligent and autonomous transport in the UK - next steps for innovation, infrastructure and regulation

Morning, Tuesday, 28th January 2020

Central London


Improving mental health in Wales - prevention and access, funding decisions, and raising service quality for key service user groups

Morning, Wednesday, 29th January 2020

Central Cardiff


Developing quantum technologies in the UK - investment, research and commercialisation

Morning, Thursday, 30th January 2020

Central London


UK aviation and airports - competition, environmental sustainability, growth, and priorities for policy in the new parliament

Morning, Thursday, 30th January 2020

Central London


Priorities for the NHS Assembly and delivering the NHS Long Term Plan

Morning, Wednesday, 5th February 2020

Central London


Retail energy market reform in the UK - innovation and adapting to change, consumer protection, and next steps for regulation

Morning, Thursday, 6th February 2020

Central London


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

Morning, Thursday, 6th February 2020

Central London


The future for NICE in health and social care

Morning, Thursday, 6th February 2020

Central London


The future for environmental standards in the UK and implementing the Office for Environmental Protection

Morning, Thursday, 6th February 2020

Central London


Infrastructure in London and the South East - planning, investment and future-proofing

Morning, Thursday, 6th February 2020

Central London


The future of UK sports broadcasting - priorities for broadcasters and sports bodies, Listed Events, and developing the viewer experience

Morning, Tuesday, 11th February 2020

Central London


The pupil premium and raising attainment - the use of funding, evidence-based research, and developing a whole-school approach

Morning, Wednesday, 12th February 2020

Central London


Next steps for open research data in the UK

Morning, Thursday, 13th February 2020

Central London


Antimicrobial resistance - progress on the UK strategy and coordinating a global response

Morning, Thursday, 20th February 2020

Central London


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

Morning, Tuesday, 25th February 2020

Central London


Reforming Initial Teacher Training provision in England - implementing the new core content framework, improving NQT retention, and next steps for the teacher training system

Morning, Tuesday, 25th February 2020

Central London


Reform to professional healthcare regulation in the UK

Morning, Tuesday, 25th February 2020

Central London


The future of data protection regulation in the UK

Morning, Tuesday, 25th February 2020

Central London


The UK immigration system - migration law reform, tackling irregular migration and next steps for policy

Morning, Tuesday, 25th February 2020

Central London


Cardiovascular disease in England - next steps for prevention, innovation and delivery of care

Afternoon, Tuesday, 25th February 2020

Central London


Corporate governance in the UK - the impact of reform, new regulatory codes and structures, and the evolving landscape for good corporate governance

Morning, Wednesday, 26th February 2020

Central London


Next steps for the Oxford-Cambridge Arc: economic development, infrastructure and housing

Morning, Thursday, 27th February 2020

Central London


Next steps for family justice in England and Wales - mediation, court reform and protecting vulnerable users

Morning, Thursday, 27th February 2020

Central London


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

Morning, Thursday, 27th February 2020

Central London


The UK retail sector and the future of the high street - costs and taxation, investment and planning, and policy priorities for the new parliament

Morning, Thursday, 27th February 2020

Central London


Reducing homelessness and rough sleeping in England - policy implementation, progress and next steps

Morning, Friday, 28th February 2020

Central London


Infrastructure in Scotland - the new strategy, investment, and the framework for delivery

Morning, Friday, 28th February 2020

Central Edinburgh


Children’s media in the UK - regulation, support, and the future for PSB and commercial markets

Morning, Friday, 28th February 2020

Central London


Technology and teaching practice in HE - personalised learning, preparing for a changing work environment and the evolving role of teaching academics

Morning, Tuesday, 3rd March 2020

Central London


Improving mental health provision for children and young people - policy developments, collaboration and the role of schools

Morning, Wednesday, 4th March 2020

Central London


Developing the UK data economy - the National Data Strategy, public benefit and trust, and growing capability and partnerships across government and business

Morning, Thursday, 5th March 2020

Central London


The UK video games sector - competitiveness and growth, consumer protection, and priorities for policy in the new parliament

Morning, Thursday, 5th March 2020

Central London


UK energy research and innovation - commercial and investment priorities, skills supply, and next steps for policy

Morning, Thursday, 5th March 2020

Central London


High speed rail in the UK - HS2 and the independent review, delivery practicalities, and policy priorities in the new parliament

Morning, Tuesday, 10th March 2020

Central London


The future of local enterprise partnerships and their role in regional economic growth - the policy outlook, implementing Local Industrial Strategies, and progress on governance and accountability

Morning, Tuesday, 10th March 2020

Central London


Reducing health inequalities in England - learning from local approaches, supporting system-wide collaboration, and next steps for policy

Morning, Tuesday, 10th March 2020

Central London


Entrepreneurship on campus - embedding enterprise in the curriculum, supporting student start-ups and increasing diversity

Morning, Tuesday, 10th March 2020

Central London


Early Years provision: expanding childcare, growing and diversifying the workforce, and the future for the Scottish National Standardised Assessments

Morning, Thursday, 12th March 2020

Central Edinburgh


The future for hate crime policy in England and Wales - the Law Commission’s consultation, prosecution and enforcement, and support for key stakeholders

Morning, Thursday, 12th March 2020

Central London


Property Law in England and Wales - leasehold reform, consumer protection and the expansion of commonhold

Morning, Thursday, 12th March 2020

Central London


T Levels implementation - content, assessment, support for providers, and student inclusion

Morning, Tuesday, 17th March 2020

Central London


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

Morning, Thursday, 19th March 2020

Central London


Evidence gathering and prosecution rates - forensic science, witness statements and the processing of digital evidence

Morning, Thursday, 19th March 2020

Central London


Developing the London Local Industrial Strategy - inclusive growth, innovation and wellbeing

Morning, Thursday, 19th March 2020

Central London


Environmental sustainability in healthcare

Morning, Friday, 20th March 2020

Central London


Priorities for general practice in England: Primary Care Networks, digital technology and delivering the GP contract

Morning, Tuesday, 24th March 2020

Central London


The future of the UK food supply chain - regulation, fairness and towards net zero emissions

Morning, Wednesday, 25th March 2020

Central London


Legal services reform in Scotland - regulation, international competitiveness and seizing opportunities for innovation

Morning, Wednesday, 25th March 2020

Central Edinburgh


UK science and innovation policy – funding and investment, commercialisation and IP management, and the international positioning of UK research

Morning, Wednesday, 25th March 2020

Central London


The new Ofsted inspection framework - implementation, impact on schools and the next steps for the curriculum

Morning, Wednesday, 25th March 2020

Central London


Developing the Liverpool City Region Local Industrial Strategy - transport and housing, support for business, and promoting wellbeing and inclusive growth

Morning, Thursday, 26th March 2020

Central Liverpool


Health research in England - funding and support, regulation and uptake, and the future of the UK as a clinical research centre

Morning, Thursday, 26th March 2020

Central London


Next steps for growth in the Thames Estuary - infrastructure, governance and linking Local Industrial Strategies

Morning, Monday, 30th March 2020

Central London


The future for UK ports: infrastructure, digitalisation and free ports

Morning, Tuesday, 31st March 2020

Central London


Carbon capture, usage and storage in the UK - policy developments, business priorities and market frameworks, and supporting regional innovation

Morning, Tuesday, 31st March 2020

Central London


Establishing the National Retraining Scheme - take-up, delivery and adapting to a changing labour market

Morning, Tuesday, 31st March 2020

Central London


The impact of the Smart Data Review - data portability, new services, and improving competition and consumer experiences in digital markets

Morning, Tuesday, 31st March 2020

Central London


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

Morning, Wednesday, 1st April 2020

Central Edinburgh


Tackling sexual violence and harassment in higher education - safeguarding and campus culture, improving disciplinary processes, and developing collaborative approaches

Morning, Wednesday, 1st April 2020

Central London


Fintech in the UK - regulation, innovation and growth

Morning, Thursday, 2nd April 2020

Central London


Primary assessment in England - baseline rollout, and developing assessment beyond reception and for children below the national curriculum standard

Morning, Thursday, 2nd April 2020

Central London


Next steps for diagnostics and pathology - innovation, collaboration and standards

Morning, Thursday, 2nd April 2020

Central London


Natural capital in England - protection and enhancement, effective utilisation and assessing value, and next steps for policy

Morning, Thursday, 2nd April 2020

Central London


Building regulations in England - implementing the new framework, assessing effectiveness, and priorities for improving safety

Morning, Thursday, 2nd April 2020

Central London


The growth of immersive technologies in the UK - impact and use, investment and research, and regulatory and ethical issues

Morning, Thursday, 2nd April 2020

Central London


Women and the sport sector - participation, representation, and prominence

Morning, Tuesday, 21st April 2020

Central London


Priorities for supporting child development in the first years of life - improving children’s wellbeing, literacy and communication skills and engaging with disadvantaged families

Morning, Tuesday, 21st April 2020

Central London


Tackling waste across the UK - standardising waste collections, expanding extended producer responsibility and implementing the Resources and Waste Strategy

Morning, Thursday, 23rd April 2020

Central London


Next steps for improving social mobility in England - the Opportunity Areas programme, tackling regional inequality affecting young people, and the roles of education and business

Afternoon, Thursday, 23rd April 2020

Central London


Climate change policy in Scotland: implementing the Climate Change Act and assessing the route to net zero

Morning, Thursday, 23rd April 2020

Central Edinburgh


Improving domestic energy efficiency in England - policy targets, retrofitting, and innovation in funding and technology

Morning, Thursday, 23rd April 2020

Central London


England’s heritage sector - funding and investment, widening audiences, and growing social and economic impact

Morning, Tuesday, 28th April 2020

Central London


Autism and learning disabilities care in England - addressing health inequalities, workforce challenges and next steps for policy

Morning, Tuesday, 28th April 2020

Central London


City Region and Growth Deals in Scotland: progress and next steps for delivery

Morning, Wednesday, 29th April 2020

Central Edinburgh


The Future of Senior Cycle Curriculum and Assessment in Ireland - the curriculum review, lessons learnt and next steps for assessment and qualifications

Morning, Thursday, 30th April 2020

Central Dublin


The Research Excellence Framework beyond 2021 - designing the next cycle

Morning, Thursday, 30th April 2020

Central London


Key developments in planning policy in England - new housing, local plans, and accelerating the delivery of projects

Morning, Thursday, 30th April 2020

Central London


Innovation in the UK natural gas sector - developing a whole-system approach, deploying alternative sources, and the sector’s role in meeting net-zero emissions by 2050

Morning, Thursday, 30th April 2020

Central London


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

Morning, Thursday, 30th April 2020

Central Cardiff


Next steps for flood and coastal erosion risk management in England - infrastructure resilience, land use and insurance

Morning, Thursday, 14th May 2020

Central London


Clinical negligence in the NHS: patient safety, legal cost reform and next steps for policy

Morning, Thursday, 14th May 2020

Central London


Next steps for 14-16 qualifications in Wales - shape and scope, usability and public confidence, and support for progression in education and employment

Morning, Tuesday, 19th May 2020

Central Cardiff


Old Oak Common and regeneration in North West London - assessing the development plans and the impact on housing, economic growth and delivering an integrated transport hub

Morning, Wednesday, 20th May 2020

Central London


Apprenticeship quality in England - assessment, inspection and meeting the new standards

Morning, Wednesday, 20th May 2020

Central London


The financial services workforce - tackling the skills gap, improving culture and increasing diversity

Morning, Thursday, 21st May 2020

Central London


Stroke prevention, care and treatment in England - next steps for National Stroke Delivery Networks, training, and local delivery

Morning, Tuesday, 16th June 2020

Central London