September 02, 2018 at 11am - September 03, 2018

The Development Trusts Association Scotland (DTAS) Annual Conference for 2018 takes place on Sunday 2nd and Monday 3rd of September this year at the Ardoe House Hotel, Aberdeen.Please fill in the form below to book.

Note: Some bursaries are available to help meet the cost of attending the conference. Please contact Aileen at DTAS for a bursary application form.

Visit the conference webpage for more information and to reserve your place. 

 

Sunday 2nd September: 
Arrive & Register & Check-in (if room available) from 11am onwards

12:15 - 15:30
Visit – Birse Community Trust (packed lunch provided)
12:30 - 15:30
Study Visit – Stonehaven Towns Partnership (packed lunch provided)
13:00 - 14:00
Networking Sandwich Lunch
14:00 - 15:30
Fringe Meeting – Local Democracy Bill: Update & Discussion
15:30 - 16:00
Time to check–in
16:00 - 16:45
DTAS AGM & Annual Review
16:50 - 17:45
Speed Networking (back by popular demand)
17:45 - 18:45
Break
18:45 - 19:30
Drinks Reception Sponsored by: Aberdeenshire Council
19:30 till late
Conference Dinner Sponsored by: The Royal Bank of Scotland

Monday 3rd September:

08:30 - 09:30
Registration & Marketplace (Tea/Coffee)
09:30 - 09:35
Conference Opening Remarks: Sandy Brunton, Chair, DTAS
09:35 - 11:00

Opening Plenary:

Kevin Stewart MSP, Minister for Local Government & Housing

Development Trust Showcase – 5 Member Stories!

  • Auchinleck Community Development Initiative
  • Linwood Community Development Trust
  • Kyle of Sutherland Development Trust
  • Cranhill Development Trust
  • Sunart Community Company
11:00 - 11:40
Tea/Coffee & Marketplace & Networking
11:45 - 12:45
Seminars/Surgeries - Part 1 (see below for details)
12:50 - 13:50
Lunch & Marketplace
13:55 - 14:55
Seminars/Surgeries - Part 2 (see below for details)
15:00 - 16:00
Seminars - Part 3 (see below for details)
16:00 - 16:30
Tea/Coffee & a Final Chance to Network
WHEN
September 02, 2018 at 11am - September 03, 2018
WHERE
Ardoe House Hotel, Aberdeen
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