Under One Roof – Social Enterprise Launch
Tuesday 14 October 2104 9:30 a.m. – 15:30 p.m. The Ballroom – Keele Hall, Keele University
You are warmly invited to attend the launch of “Under One Roof” a partnership project on Social Enterprise led by Keele University in conjunction with Staffordshire University. “Under One Roof” is one of six Social Enterprise Thematic Clusters funded via a Government initiative offered by UnLtd (https://unltd.org.uk/).This strategic launch event will connect key partners who are passionate about Social Enterprise and its role in Staffordshire. It will address the following questions:
- What is the national picture for Social Enterprise?
- How are we responding to Social Enterprise in Staffordshire?
- How we can all collaborate and champion Social Enterprise across the county?
- How can organisations connect and share knowledge to raise the profile of Social Enterprise in Staffordshire?
You can expect excellent plenary speakers, including Prof Nick Foskett Vice Chancellor from Keele University and Prof Michael Gunn Vice Chancellor from Staffordshire University as well as representatives from UnLtd, Prime and the YMCA.
The afternoon will offer Social Enterprise workshops as well as opportunities to meet new people and networking opportunities to shape the future of Social Enterprise in Staffordshire.
9.30 Arrivals and Registration
Chair for the day: Kym Billington-Baddley & Pete Twilley
10.00 Welcome Address: Vice Chancellors – Professor Nick Foskett, & Professor Michael Gunn
10.20 Cliff Prior, CEO, UnLtd, HEI perspective and wider partnership initiatives
10.35 Danny Flynn, CEO, YMCA
10.50 CEO, Princes Initiative for Mature Social Enterprise (Prime) to be confirmed
11.05 Round table discussions – Social Enterprise in Staffordshire – Looking to the Future
- What will the best possible future for social enterprise in Staffordshire look like?
- What will help us get there?
11.30 Coffee break
11.40 Dr Sharon George, Entrepreneurship, Keele
11.0 Peter Twilley, Growing Your Social Enterprise, Staffordshire University
12.00 Workshops 1,2,3,4
1.00 Lunch and networking
2.00 Workshops 1,2,3,4
3.30 Thanks and close