Project: Party Conferences 2016

LGiU will be heading the the Labour and Conservative Party conferences this autumn.

Join the debate at our fringe events. Details are listed below. Both will take place in the conference secure zones.

We will also be hosting our well established invitation only dinners, which will allow for a more intimate discussion of the future of Local Government in a post-Brexit era.

Labour 

Host: LGiU

Title: Who governs? Bridging the gap between Localism and parliamentary sovereignty

Speakers:

  • Sharon Taylor-  Leader of Stevenage Council
  • Patrick Diamond- Lecturer in Public Policy, Queen Mary University of London
  • Mark Boleat- Chairman of the Policy and Resources Committee ( City of London )
  • Jonathan Carr-West- Chief Executive of the LGiU

Date: 26th September

Time: 12:30- 14:00

Venue: Hilton Liverpool City Centre, Grace Suite 1

Conservative

Host: LGiU

TitleWho governs? Bridging the gap between Localism and parliamentary sovereignty

Speakers:

  • Cllr Colin Noble- Leader of Suffolk County Council
  • Cllr Sean Anstee- Leader of Trafford Council
  • Cllr Baroness Jane Scott- Leader of Wiltshire Council
  • Mark Boleat- Chairman of the Policy and Resources Committee ( City of London )
  • Jonathan Carr-West- Chief Executive of the LGiU

Date: Sunday 2nd October 

Time: 12:45- 14:00 

Venue: Hyatt Regency Birmingham

For any further information on LGiU at party conferences this year please contact Roshni Mistry on roshni.mistry@lgiu.org.uk