The Gathering
19th & 20th February / SEC, Glasgow
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Event programme

Our Gathering 2020 Event Programme is now live! With 65 events over two days there’s a lot going on, and with thousands of delegates events can fill up quick – be sure to get your bookings in early to avoid disappointment. 

Simply click an event to find out more and secure your place. Our advice is to take a note of the events you fancy while scrolling through, or, if you prefer a hard copy for hard decisions, we also have a handy PDF version you can print off to assist you when booking your sessions online. 

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Wednesday 19 February

TimeEvent TitleHosted byRoom
8.00am to 9.15amBreakfast with the First MinisterSCVOLomond Suite
9.30am to 12.00pmVolunteering for all expo “the evidence sessions”Volunteer ScotlandLomond Suite
10.00am to 11.00amMythbusting for charity investors CCLAAlsh Suite 1
10.00am to 11.00amIt’s your world, how do you manage it?Keegan and PennykidAlsh Suite 2
10.00am to 11.00amCome and meet Public Health Scotland (PHS)NHS Health ScotlandBoisdale Suite 1
10.00am to 11.00amStrengthening Scotland’s charity sectorScottish GovernmentBoisdale Suite 2
10.00am to 11.00amLaunching the Catalyst in Scotland SCVO DigitalDochart Suite
10.00am to 11.30amSustainable leadership Wren and Greyhound LimitedCarron Suite
10.00am to 11.30amCelebrating Community Jobs ScotlandSCVO Community Jobs ScotlandM2 to M5
11.45am to 12.45pmCapturing achievements and skills with My World of WorkSkills Development ScotlandAlsh Suite 1
11.45am to 12.45pmInside the mind of a hackerSCVO DigitalAlsh Suite 2
11.45am to 12.45pm Shaping primary care for the next generation in rural ScotlandVoluntary Health ScotlandBoisdale Suite 1
11.45am to 12.45pmTell the story of the contribution your organisation makes to improving outcomesMatter of FocusBoisdale Suite 2
11.45am to 12.45pmChief encountersACOSVO and SCVOCarron Suite
11.45am to 12.45pmThe tools for good governanceOSCRDochart Suite
11.45am to 12.45pmHow does your investment policy statement measure up?Aberdeen Standard CapitalM2 to M5
1.00pm to 1.50pmOne of our ainMoira Anderson FoundationLomond Suite
2.00pm to 3.00pmStrong community bonds matterEden Project CommunitiesLomond Suite
2.00pm to 3.00pmScotland works for you – supporting employers to recruit fairlyDisclosure ScotlandAlsh Suite 1
2.00pm to 3.00pmRobots and riskZurich InsuranceAlsh Suite 2
2.00pm to 3.00pmAdverse childhood experiences and the impact on wellbeingWellbeing ScotlandBoisdale Suite 1
2.00pm to 3.00pmCounting Scotland: the census, the population and the futureNational Records of ScotlandBoisdale Suite 2
2.00pm to 3.00pmThe only way is ethics!CLD Standards Council ScotlandCarron Suite
2.00pm to 3.00pmService design discovery: what’s your problem? #SAtSDSCVO DigitalDochart Suite
2.00pm to 3.00pmCharity finance update 2020: good governanceMartin Aitken & CoM2 to M5
3.45pm to 4.45pmWhat’s next for The National Lottery Community Fund?The National Lottery Community FundLomond Suite
3.45pm to 4.45pmThe naked treasurerCCLAAlsh Suite 1
3.45pm to 4.45pmDeveloping the Young Workforce (DYW) Glasgow…joining the dotsDeveloping the Young Workforce, Glasgow Chamber of CommerceAlsh Suite 2
3.45pm to 4.45pmRemoving barriers, increasing access: the Scottish benefit take-up strategySocial Security ScotlandBoisdale Suite 1
3.45pm to 4.45pmWhat does the National Performance Framework mean to the voluntary sector?National Performance Unit, Scottish GovernmentBoisdale Suite 2
3.45pm to 4.45pmA fresh look at leadership in a networked worldThe Open University in ScotlandCarron Suite
3.45pm to 4.45pmMaking the leap to flexible technologySCVO DigitalDochart Suite
3.45pm to 4.45pmFrom strategy to structure; getting organisational shape rightDevonpark ConsultingM2 to M5

Thursday 20 February

TimeEvent TitleHosted byRoom
9.30am to 10.30amRemoving barriers, increasing access: the Scottish benefit take-up strategySocial Security ScotlandLomond Suite
9.30am to 10.30amThe naked treasurerCCLAAlsh Suite 1
9.30am to 10.30amUsing employee benefit schemes to attract, retain & motivate staffKeegan and PennykidAlsh Suite 2
9.30am to 10.30amWhat happens when social media goes wrong?SCVO comms and Third Force NewsBoisdale Suite 1
9.30am to 10.30amBrexit & the voluntary sectorCivil Society Brexit ProjectBoisdale Suite 2
9.30am to 10.30amSofa session: digital in the houseSCVO DigitalCarron Suite
9.30am to 10.30amDemonstrating third sector impact on inequalitiesVoluntary Health ScotlandDochart Suite
9.30am to 10.30amYoung voices and choices – getting better at listeningBBC Children in NeedM2 to M5
11.15am to 12.15pmDeveloping a culture where young people can make a difference!Youthlink ScotlandLomond Suite
11.15am to 12.15pmCharity law update – a practical viewTurcan ConnellAlsh Suite 1
11.15am to 12.15pmFunders’ questions timeFunding ScotlandAlsh Suite 2
11.15am to 12.15pmParticipatory video: co-production in focusmedia co-opBoisdale Suite 1
11.15am to 12.15pmCreating stigma free spaces for people living with HIVHIV ScotlandBoisdale Suite 2
11.15am to 12.15pmSupporting your digital colleagues: essential digital skills explainedSCVO DigitalCarron Suite
11.15am to 12.15pmTelling your charity’s story with impactOSCRDochart Suite
11.15am to 12.15pmSCVO Policy Forum – a manifesto for ScotlandSCVO Policy ForumM2 to M5
1.30pm to 2.30pm#50khomes – our pledge to bring an end to fuel povertyThe Wise GroupLomond Suite
1.30pm to 2.30pmEnsuring our sector thrives – developing talent in an uncertain worldSocial Enterprise AcademyAlsh Suite 1
1.30pm to 2.30pmWhy fair dementia careAlzheimer ScotlandAlsh Suite 2
1.30pm to 2.30pmThe power in your pocketNeon8Boisdale Suite 1
1.30pm to 2.30pmHousing and reflective practice: building skills, promoting resilienceTrainLearnDoBoisdale Suite 2
1.30pm to 2.30pmSecuring data in the digital ageSCVO DigitalCarron Suite
1.30pm to 2.30pmGood governance at The GatheringSCVO information teamDochart Suite
1.30pm to 2.30pmExploring the power dynamics between funders and granteesCorra FoundationM2 to M5
3.00pm to 4.00pm‘Thanks’, or ‘no thanks’? When to accept or refuse a donationInstitute of Fundraising Scotland and OSCRLomond Suite
3.00pm to 4.00pmA practical guide to driving social enterprise activitySocial Enterprise ScotlandAlsh Suite 1
3.00pm to 4.00pmA universal approach to supportRoyal College of Occupational TherapistsAlsh Suite 2
3.00pm to 4.00pmThere’s value in building trustJohnston CarmichaelBoisdale Suite 1
3.00pm to 4.00pmMuch more than bricks and mortarScottish Federation of Housing AssociationsBoisdale Suite 2
3.00pm to 4.00pmNesta in Scotland: AI for goodNestaCarron Suite
3.00pm to 4.00pmPoverty and participation: getting heardThe Poverty AllianceDochart Suite
3.00pm to 4.00pmThe ‘how’ of the SDGs: enhancing coherence across sectorsScotland’s International Development AllianceM2 to M5

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