Westminster Forum Projects

Conference Diary

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Can technology transform teaching and learning in HE? AI & personalised learning, approaches to teaching practice & assessment, & preparing students for a rapidly changing work environment

Morning, Tuesday, 3rd March 2020

Broadway House, Tothill Street, London SW1H 9NQ


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

Morning, Wednesday, 4th March 2020

The Caledonian Club, 9 Halkin Street, London SW1X 7DR


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

Morning, Thursday, 5th March 2020

The Caledonian Club, 9 Halkin Street, London SW1X 7DR


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

Morning, Thursday, 5th March 2020

Royal Overseas League, Over-seas House, Park Place, St James's Street, London SW1A 1LR


The National Data Strategy and growing the UK data economy - services and capability, data handling and public trust, and opportunities for government and businesses

Morning, Thursday, 5th March 2020

The Courtroom, Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close, London SE1 9DD


High speed rail in the UK - HS2 and the Oakervee Review, delivery practicalities, and the future direction of government policy

Morning, Tuesday, 10th March 2020

The Caledonian Club, 9 Halkin Street, London SW1X 7DR


Local enterprise partnerships and regional growth - implementing Local Industrial Strategies, funding, coordinating stakeholder priorities, and next steps for policy

Morning, Tuesday, 10th March 2020

Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close, London SE1 9DD


Reducing health inequalities in England

Morning, Tuesday, 10th March 2020

Congress Centre, 28 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS


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

Morning, Tuesday, 10th March 2020

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


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

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


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

Morning, Thursday, 12th March 2020

The Caledonian Club, 9 Halkin Street, London SW1X 7DR


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


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

Morning, Tuesday, 17th March 2020

Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close, London, SE1 9DD


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

Morning, Thursday, 19th March 2020

Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close, London SE1 9DD


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, Thursday, 19th March 2020

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


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

Morning, Thursday, 19th March 2020

Emmanuel Centre, 9-23 Marsham Street, London SW1P 3DW


Environmental sustainability in healthcare - drivers for change, incentives and measurement, and priorities for the NHS Net Zero Expert Panel

Morning, Friday, 20th March 2020

The Caledonian Club, 9 Halkin Street, London SW1X 7DR


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

Morning, Tuesday, 24th March 2020

The Caledonian Club, 9 Halkin street, London SW1X 7DR


The UK food supply chain - regulation and fairness, climate change commitments, and the future for trading relationships

Morning, Wednesday, 25th March 2020

Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close, London SE1


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

The Caledonian Club, 9 Halkin Street, London SW1X 7DR


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

Morning, Wednesday, 25th March 2020

Central Edinburgh


Health research in England - funding, regulation and priorities for future policy and support

Morning, Thursday, 26th March 2020

Central London


Liverpool City Region’s Local Industrial Strategy - next steps for supporting business and R&D, infrastructure investment and delivering inclusive growth

Morning, Thursday, 26th March 2020

Central Liverpool


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

Morning, Monday, 30th 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


The future for sharing and portability of consumer data - enabling data-driven innovation, safeguards, and the impact of the Smart Data Review

Morning, Tuesday, 31st March 2020

Central London


Lifelong learning and establishing the National Retraining Scheme - take-up, delivery and adapting to user needs and a changing labour market

Morning, Tuesday, 31st March 2020

Central London


Next steps for UK ports: infrastructure, digitalisation and free ports

Morning, Tuesday, 31st March 2020

Central London


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


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


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


Immersive technologies in the UK - priorities for regulation, policy, investment and research

Morning, Thursday, 2nd April 2020

Central London


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

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


FinTech in the UK - regulation, development priorities, and supporting growth

Morning, Thursday, 2nd April 2020

Central London


City and Growth Deals in Wales: progress and next steps for delivery

Morning, Tuesday, 21st April 2020

Central Cardiff


Child development in the first years of life - parental support and engagement, coordinating health and education provision, and priorities for policy

Morning, Tuesday, 21st April 2020

Central London


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

Morning, Tuesday, 21st April 2020

Central London


The future of local roads - funding, development and climate resilience

Morning, Tuesday, 21st 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


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

Morning, Thursday, 23rd April 2020

Sixty One Whitehall, London SW1A


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


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

Morning, Thursday, 23rd April 2020

Central London


England’s exam system - the impact of reform, addressing malpractice, and improving accessibility, fairness and use of technology

Morning, Monday, 27th 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


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

Morning, Tuesday, 28th April 2020

Central London


Next steps for developing the UK’s fibre infrastructure

Morning, Tuesday, 28th April 2020

Central London


Next steps for developing healthy communities - planning, integrating services, and learning from Healthy New Towns

Morning, Tuesday, 28th April 2020

Central London


Next steps for science and innovation policy in Wales

Morning, Wednesday, 29th April 2020

Central Cardiff


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

Morning, Wednesday, 29th April 2020

Central Edinburgh


The Senior Cycle in Ireland - the curriculum review, priorities for successful reform, and next steps for assessment and qualifications

Morning, Thursday, 30th April 2020

Central Dublin


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


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

Morning, Thursday, 30th April 2020

Central London


The Research Excellence Framework beyond 2021 - designing the next cycle

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


Biometrics and digital identity in the UK - security and privacy, ethics and trust, public and private sector applications, and next steps for regulation

Morning, Tuesday, 5th May 2020

Central London


Utilisation of increased NHS funding - priority areas, improving delivery of care, and long-term financial sustainability

Morning, Tuesday, 5th May 2020

Central London


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

Morning, Wednesday, 6th May 2020

Central Edinburgh


The next steps for developing degree apprenticeships

Morning, Wednesday, 6th May 2020

Central London


Next steps for smart cities and connected places in the UK

Morning, Thursday, 7th May 2020

Central London


Children’s food and nutrition in England - next steps for policy and industry practice on obesity prevention, innovation, and tackling inequalities

Morning, Monday, 11th May 2020

Central London


Achieving net-zero emissions by 2050 - policy frameworks and collaboration, decarbonisation in key sectors and local areas, and encouraging behavioural change

Morning, Tuesday, 12th May 2020

Central London


Implementing the Primary Care Model for Wales

Morning, Tuesday, 12th May 2020

Central Cardiff


The pupil premium - impact on raising attainment, best practice, and the future direction of policy

Morning, Wednesday, 13th May 2020

Central London


Flood and coastal erosion risk management in England - infrastructure resilience and land use, insurance, and next steps for policy

Morning, Thursday, 14th May 2020

Central London


Priorities for affordable housing in England - policy, planning, delivery and design

Morning, Thursday, 14th May 2020

Central London


Next steps for improving mental health care in Ireland - prevention and access, workforce priorities, CAMHS and implementing A Vision for Change

Morning, Thursday, 14th May 2020

Central Dublin


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 energy storage in the UK - expansion, commercialisation, innovation, and policy developments

Morning, Friday, 15th May 2020

Central London


Wind energy in the UK - offshore development, finance, innovation, and policy priorities

Morning, Tuesday, 19th May 2020

Central London


Next steps for digital payments in the UK - innovation, inclusion, security and regulation

Morning, Tuesday, 19th 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


The future of the UK university admissions system - unconditional offers, post-qualification admissions, and options for reform

Morning, Tuesday, 19th May 2020

Central London


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

Morning, Wednesday, 20th May 2020

Central London


Old Oak Common and regeneration in North West London - HS2, assessing the development plans and the impact on housing, economic growth and delivering an integrated transport hub

Morning, Wednesday, 20th May 2020

Central London


The financial services workforce - developments in policy and education, tackling the skills gap and securing the talent pipeline, and improving culture and diversity

Morning, Thursday, 21st May 2020

Central London


Next steps for improving England’s school system - the new inspection framework, best practice, and the role of MATs and free schools

Morning, Tuesday, 2nd June 2020

Central London


Children’s services in England - inspection, effective multi-agency working and innovation in delivery

Morning, Wednesday, 3rd June 2020

Central London


Next steps for arts and culture in England - widening participation, fostering innovation and collaboration, and implementing Arts Council England’s new ten-year strategy

Morning, Thursday, 4th June 2020

Central London


The UK’s music sector - copyright and policy developments, education and careers, investment and live music, and future trading relationships

Morning, Tuesday, 9th June 2020

Central London


Tackling modern slavery in the UK - progress and practical next steps, business and the global response, and the future for policy

Morning, Tuesday, 9th June 2020

Central London


BAME equality in the workplace - tackling workplace culture, ethnicity pay gap reporting, and improving recruitment and progression

Morning, Monday, 15th June 2020

Central London


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

Morning, Tuesday, 16th June 2020

Central London


Next steps for reducing waste in Scotland - assessing latest policy developments, tackling food waste, and securing behavioural change

Morning, Thursday, 18th June 2020

Central Edinburgh


Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) in Wales - quality, flexibility and affordability

Morning, Thursday, 18th June 2020

Central Cardiff


Next steps for the Midlands Engine - priorities for growth, infrastructure and the refreshed strategy

Morning, Thursday, 18th June 2020

Central Birmingham


Maths teaching in England - qualification reform, teacher recruitment and retention, and the impact of the new Ofsted inspection framework

Morning, Monday, 22nd June 2020

Central London


Next steps for agriculture policy and funding

Morning, Tuesday, 23rd June 2020

Central London


Next steps for online regulation in the UK

Morning, Tuesday, 23rd June 2020

Central London


Next steps for the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework

Morning, Thursday, 25th June 2020

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


PE and sports provision within education - priorities for inclusion and participation, support for schools and their staff, and community engagement

Morning, Thursday, 25th June 2020

Central London


Social prescribing in England - commissioning, scaling up and evaluating outcomes

Morning, Tuesday, 30th June 2020

Central London


Next steps for green finance in the UK - stewardship and regulation, product innovation and transparency, and managing the sector’s transition towards net zero

Morning, Wednesday, 1st July 2020

Central London


Developing a new National Food Strategy for England

Morning, Tuesday, 7th July 2020

Central London


Next steps for biodiversity and species protection - policy developments, local and key sector approaches to environmental stewardship, and priorities for the OEP

Morning, Thursday, 9th July 2020

Central London


Next steps for transport in the North of England - devolution of transport powers, infrastructure investment, and improving regional connectivity

Morning, Tuesday, 14th July 2020

Central Manchester


The future of food regulation - local regulation and enforcement, food standards, and the future of the regulatory system

Morning, Tuesday, 8th September 2020

Central London


Commercial and civilian drone operations in the UK - latest developments in innovation and commercial applications, safety, and regulation

Morning, Tuesday, 15th September 2020

Central London


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

Morning, Tuesday, 13th October 2020

Central London


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

Belfast


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

Morning, Thursday, 10th December 2020

Central London