The Gathering
20th & 21st February / SEC, Glasgow
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Event programme

Our Gathering 2019 Event Programme is now live! With around 60 events over two days there’s a lot going on, and with thousands of delegates events can fill up quick – be sure to get your bookings in early to avoid disappointment.

Simply click an event to find out more and secure your place. Our advice is to take a note of the events you fancy while scrolling through, or, if you prefer a hard copy for hard decisions, we also have a handy PDF version you can print off to assist you when booking your sessions online.

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Wednesday 20 February

TimeEvent titleHosted byRoom
8am to 9.15amBreakfast with the First MinisterFully Booked SCVO Meeting Academy
9am to 3.30pmCommunity Jobs Scotland – sustaining employment and growing organisationsSCVO EmployabilityBoisdale Suite 2
9.45am to 1pmThe future of the third sector – leadership in a changing worldFully Booked SCVO and Rockefeller Philanthropy AdvisorsMeeting Academy
10am to 11amCharities: applying the lawTurcan ConnellAlsh Suite 1
10am to 11am The future of public health – bicycle or frog?Voluntary Health ScotlandAlsh Suite 2
10am to 11amOpportunities for community ownership of landScottish Government – Land Reform TeamBoisdale Suite 1
10am to 11amLove the stories you tellFully BookedElectrify Marketing & CommunicationsCarron Suite
10am to 11amLaunch of Volunteer Scotland & STUC Volunteering CharterVolunteer Scotland and STUCDochart Suite
10am to 11amOffice365 security for the third sectorQuorum Cyber
Seminar Suite
11.45am to 12.45pmCharity investments – an introductionCCLAAlsh Suite 1
11.45am to 12.45pmMental wellbeing, social isolation and loneliness in rural Scotland – Fully BookedVoluntary Health ScotlandAlsh Suite 2
11.45am to 12.45pmShelter Scotland: housing is a human rightShelter ScotlandBoisdale Suite 1
11.45am to 12.45pmHow to deliver digital transformation with people at its heart – Fully BookedAfter DigitalCarron Suite
11.45am to 12.45pmThe possible, not the perfect: changing funders’ practice to better serve voluntary organisationsCorra FoundationDochart Suite
11.45am to 12.45pmCommunity capacity and resilienceSCVOSeminar Suite
2pm to 3pmEconomics and investment markets – update for charity investorsCCLAAlsh Suite 1
2pm to 3pmGet listening for mental wellbeing!Listen Well ScotlandAlsh Suite 2
2pm to 3pmThe environmental benefits of charity retailCharity Retail AssociationBoisdale Suite 1
2pm to 3pmMeasuring essential digital skills: supporting a modern workforce – Fully BookedSCVO DigitalCarron Suite
2pm to 3pmLooking for heroesScottish Charity Regulator (OSCR)Dochart Suite
2pm to 3pmSustainability – leadership for a lasting difference – Fully BookedWren and Greyhound LimitedSeminar Suite
2pm to 4pmDeveloping new funding models and longer term funding approaches for the third sectorSCVOMeeting Academy
2.30pm to 4pmThe future of the third sector: responding to a changing societySCVOLomond Suite
3.45pm to 4.45pmHealth and social care standards voluntary pledgeHealth and Social Care StandardsAlsh Suite 2
3.45pm to 4.45pmInclusive volunteering “the status quo is not an option!”Volunteer ScotlandBoisdale Suite 1
3.45pm to 4.45pmDriving real-world workforce and volunteer development engagementeCom ScotlandCarron Suite
3.45pm to 4.45pmAttract, retain & motivate your staff with flexible employee benefitsKeegan & Pennykid (Insurance Brokers) LtdDochart Suite
3.45pm to 4.45pmTalking basic incomeCitizen’s Basic Income Network ScotlandSeminar Suite

Thursday 21 February

TimeEvent titleHosted byRoom
8.30am to 9.15amThe impact of Brexit – views from people across Scotland Scottish GovernmentMeeting Academy
9am to 10.30amCreative charity commsFully Booked SCVO and Third Force NewsBoisdale Suite 2
9.30am to 12.10pmThe future of the third sector – leadership in a changing worldSCVO and Rockefeller Philanthropy AdvisorsMeeting Academy
9.30am to 10.30amWhy CLD Standards matter for the third sectorCLD Standards Council ScotlandAlsh Suite 1
9.30am to 10.30amOver 50 but invincible; our story of changeDrink Wise Age WellAlsh Suite 2
9.30am to 10.30amNational Records of Scotland – shaping Scotland’s future National Records of ScotlandBoisdale Suite 1
9.30am to 10.30amHow National Lottery funding can better support communities across Scotland to thrive?National Lottery Community FundCarron Suite
9.30am to 10.30amHas your charity reached the financial tipping point?Aberdeen Standard CapitalDochart Suite
9.30am to 10.30amCommunity, collaboration and citizens adviceCitizens Advice ScotlandSeminar Suite
11.15am to 12.15pmIt’s a legal update!SCVOAlsh Suite 1
11.15am to 12.15pmThe scale of health inequalities and what we can do about themNHS Health ScotlandAlsh Suite 2
11.15am to 12.15pmVoluntary sector leadership and learning resources for the third sectorOpen University in ScotlandBoisdale Suite 1
11.15am to 12.15pmThe power of purpose – building your brand from the inside out – Fully BookedStudioLRBoisdale Suite 2
11.15am to 12.15pmCharity accounting & finance: what you need to know about charities 2019Martin Aitken & Co LtdCarron Suite
11.15am to 12.15pmInvestments, risk and governance – aligning your investment policy with your organisation’s strategyCCLADochart Suite
11.15am to 12.15pm
Brexit and the voluntary sectorCivil Society Brexit ProjectSeminar Suite
1.30pm to 2.30pmA practical guide to driving social enterprise activitySocial Enterprise ScotlandAlsh Suite 1
1.30pm to 2.30pmAlcohol & ageing; recognising a hidden problem in plain sightDrink Wise Age WellAlsh Suite 2
1.30pm to 2.30pmSafeguarding question timeScotland’s International Development AllianceBoisdale Suite 1
1.30pm to 2.30pmThird sector tenancy support provider’s roles within the “Rapid Rehousing” model – CancelledBlue Triangle (Glasgow) Housing Association LtdBoisdale Suite 2
1.30pm to 2.30pmMake fundraising work for you – Fully BookedFunding ScotlandCarron Suite
1.30pm to 2.30pmTrustees – do you know the risks?Keegan & Pennykid (Insurance Brokers) LtdDochart Suite
1.30pm to 2.30pmYour ideas: towards 2021: a manifesto for Scotland’s third sectorSCVOSeminar Suite
1.30pm to 4pmDigital suppliers marketplaceSCVO DigitalMeeting Academy
2pm to 4pmStronger partnerships: the future of third sector and local government collaborationSCVOLomond Suite
3pm to 4pm Bringing the community and complex care together Community Integrated CareAlsh Suite 1
3pm to 4pmWorking together to deliver service change Macmillan Cancer Support and Cancer Research UKAlsh Suite 2
3pm to 4pmFundraising Standards – why your board needs to know the risksScottish Fundraising Standards Panel Carron Suite
3pm to 4pmIntroduction to the Scottish Governance Code for the third sector – Fully BookedScotland’s Third Sector Governance ForumDochart Suite
3pm to 5pmWhat do the UN Sustainable Development Goals mean to Scotland’s young people?ProjectScotlandSeminar Suite

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