6:00pm Exhibition opens
6:30pm Welcome from Cllr Phil Atkins
6:40pm Leadership and Sharing: ambitious and innovative plans to reshape local government on a grand scale – a BIG announcement
7:00pm Cllr Paul Middlebrough, Wychavon District Council
7:05pm West Midlands showcase and networking
Improvement and Efficiency West Midlands invites you to our fringe event focused upon showcasing the West Midlands approaches to transforming Local Government with a focus on sector-led initiatives and IEWM’s role as a catalyst for change. The fringe will showcase a range of best practice across the region:
• Adult Social Care
• Children’s Services
• Behaviour Change & Demand Management
• West Midlands District Council Network
• Creative Councils
• Climate change
• Asset Management
This free drinks reception provided a perfect opportunity to network with public sector colleagues, including Chief Executives, Leaders and Senior Managers from across the West Midlands and beyond, and to discuss the priorities and challenges for Local Government and the sector.
During the LGA exhibition IEWM can be found on stand C8 – come and have a chat about our work and the fringe event.
Follow us on twitter: @IEWM and join conversation about the LGA Conference/Fringe event by using #WMLocalGov