Creating Social Enterprises
15 Oct 2009
Public Service Delivery Through Social Enterprise. Held at the Royal Institute of British Architects, London

An important and timely one day conference for local government and health leaders charged with developing and working with social enterprise relationships to deliver public service outcomes.

Programme
09:50
Rita Sammons, Director, SOLACE Enterprises
Introduction and opening speech

10:00
Eilis Lawlor, Head, Valuing What Matters, New Economics Foundation
Third sector commissioning: Value for money

10:15
John Tizard, Director, Centre for Public Service Partnership
Capacity, credibility, scalability

10:35
Questions and discussion: Session 1
10:45
Panel debate: Where will social enterprise public service delivery
Sue Cooper, Deputy Head, Business Banking, Triodos Bank Marilynne Burbage, Chair, Values and Principles Committee, The Co-operative Group Abbie Rumbold, Partner, Bates Wells & Braithwaite

11:20
Refreshments, exhibition and networking
11:50
Stephen Bubb, Chief Executive, ACEVO; Chair, Futurebuilders England
Overcoming barriers to successfully bidding for public service contracts

12:10
Richard Litchfield, Managing Director, Eastside Consulting
Capacity building support for social enterprises

12:20
Panel debate: Keys to public service delivery
Claire Dove, Chair, Social Enterprise Coalition; Chief Executive, Blackburne House Group Richard Litchfield, Managing Director, Eastside Consulting Stephen Bubb, Chief Executive, ACEVO; Chair, Futurebuilders England

12:50
Buffet lunch, exhibition and networking
14:10
Mags Bradbury, National Projects Manager, The Co-operative Group
Co-operative solutions for education

14:25
Allison Ogden-Newton, Chief Executive, Social Enterprise London
Social Enterprise in public services

14:40
Questions and discussion: Session 3
14:45
Panel discussion: Finance and capacity building
Malcolm Hayday, Chief Executive, Charity Bank David Hutchinson, Chief Executive, Social Finance Lucy Findlay, Chief Executive, RISE the voice for South West enterprise

15:15
Refreshments, exhibition and networking
15:45
Best practice case study B: Meeting legal challenges for social enterprises created within
Abbie Rumbold, Partner, Bates Wells & Braithwaite

15:45
Best practice case study D: Asset transfer and community enterprise
Steve Wyler, Director, Development Trusts Association