This conference explored some of the political, economic, social and technological challenges and opportunities facing the VCSE sector in London. We looked at the long term impact of the 2015 Autumn Comprehensive Spending Review, what devolution will look like in London and how we can work with funders and the private sector to ensure the continued delivery of essential services for Londoners. During this interactive event participants had an opportunity to think about how the national and London policy and funding picture will impact on their work, cohort and organisation and in the afternoon open space sessions we explored how organisations can thrive rather than just survive.
The agenda for the day included focussed breakout sessions on three fundamental areas of interest:
The sessions provided participants with a strategic overview of the subject and will give them an opportunity to consider the implications for their organisations and the communities they work with.
Andy Gregg, Chief Executive, Race on the Agenda