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Breakfast with the First Minister

Hosted by SCVO

Date: Wednesday 19 February
Time: 8.00 am to 9.15am
Room: Lomond Suite

Join us and the First Minister for our annual breakfast meeting with panellists and Q&A session.

Please note places are limited to 1 place per organisation, registration and breakfast from 7.30am, please note that doors close at 7.50am and no entry after this point.  

The event will begin with the First Minister addressing delegates and panellists, panellists will give brief reflections on what the First Minister has said on issues of importance to their organisations.

During 2019/20, SCVO facilitated a Voluntary Sector Policy Forum – the Forum’s Manifesto for the Future will launch later in the day.  The Forum process identified that voluntary organisations from across the sector are focussed on issues relating to citizenship, the planet and humanity.  David McColgan, Chair of the Policy Forum, will speak to the Forum process and Manifesto.  Other panellists, who were not involved in the Forum, will discuss issues related to these themes as they relate to the work of their organisations.

Speakers and panellists include

  • Neil Henery, Director, Camphill Scotland (citizenship)
  • Deborah Long, Chief Officer, Scottish Environment Link (planet)
  • Sally Ann Kelly, Chief Executive, Aberlour Child Care Trust (humanity)
  • David McColgan, Chair of the Policy Forum
  • chair Anna Fowlie, Chief Executive of SCVO

This is a closed event, if you would like to attend please contact

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