HCR Law LLP: Trustees Week Celebrations

We are hosting four free breakfast events in each of our Cheltenham, Cardiff, Cambridge and Central England (Northampton) offices throughout the week of 6 to 10 November from 8 - 9.45am. Each session will feature different professional and charity speakers covering topics which are relevant to all charities. View the dates and locations for the events: https://www.hcrlaw.com/event/trustees-week/

WCVA: Trustees’ Week Seminar – managing internal trustee differences positively

Webinar Online only

In this seminar we will take you through the life cycle of how to manage an internal trustee dispute. This will include spotting the warning signs, tactics for managing conflicts during the dispute and how to effectively engage with stakeholders and the Charity Commission after the dispute has been resolved. Register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/trustees-week-seminar-managing-internal-trustee-differences-positively-tickets-739958986247?aff=oddtdtcreator

BDO – Trustees for change: Panel Discussion with Helen Stephenson, CEO Charity Commission

Auditorium 1st Floor, 55 Baker Street, London, United Kingdom

This in-person event will facilitate an engaging panel discussion that delves into the nuances, challenges, and triumphs of trusteeship. Guest speakers include the Charity Commission’s CEO Helen Stephenson; Dr Priya Singh, Chair of Trustees at NCVO; and a range of experienced Trustees and Charity Professionals who will share their knowledge and experience of trusteeship and charitable organisations. Questions will be taken from the audience and networking with refreshments provided from 5.30pm. Programme: 4pm registration, 4:30pm event, 5:30pm networking, 7pm close Please complete your details to reserve your place: https://ecomms.bdo.co.uk/s/a9762fe125388f2c1f399bd3d242367b9a8d4293

Getting on Board / Association of Chairs – How can charity chairs facilitate discussion and share power effectively?

Webinar Online only

Come along to hear our panel of chairs and trustees discuss their experiences of revolutionising boards into inclusive spaces where a wide variety of voices are constructively and respectfully heard. Register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/how-can-chairs-facilitate-discussion-and-share-power-effectively-tickets-713689272827?aff=oddtdtcreator

£5.00

Young Trustees Movement – Champion Training

Webinar Online only

When 1/12 trustees are named either John or David and fewer than 3% of trustees are under 30. It’s no secret that board diversity is an issue. Join us in changing that. The first step is attending this workshop. Register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/young-trustees-movement-champion-training-tickets-123188392799

WCVA: Gweithdy Hyrwyddwr y Mudiad Ymddiriedolwyr Ifanc! | Young Trustees Movement Champion Workshop!

Webinar Online only

Gweithdy ar-lein arbennig ar gyfer Wythnos yr Ymddiriedolwyr a gynhelir mewn partneriaeth â’r Mudiad Ymddiriedolwyr Ifanc A special online workshop for Trustees Week held in partnership with the Young Trustees Movement. Register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/young-trustees-movement-champion-workshop-tickets-748537153777?aff=oddtdtcreator

Free

Here 4 BDCC – Trustee Panel Event

The Bright Building University of Bradford, Bradford

Join us at a panel and Q&A event for existing and prospective trustees. We have 5 fabulous panellists, each sharing their personal and professional experiences. Find out what being a trustee involves, the common challenges trustees face plus potential solutions, and hear about how trustees and staff can work collaboratively. Register for the event: http://www.cabad.org.uk/events/trustee-panel-discussion-and-qa/

SCVO – Urgent priority or gradual progress? Debating how we should fix governance

EICC The Exchange, Edinburgh

Join SCVO to debate a more radical approach to governance, where we’ll thrash out the challenges of being too maverick, and the risks of doing nothing. What do we need to change to see more inclusive boards, less red tape and a more agile and dynamic approach to governance? Register for the event: https://scvo.scot/the-gathering/events/a1v3z00000JIJ6AAAX/urgent-priority-or-gradual-progress-debating-how-we-should-fix-governance?page=1

Getting on Board – How to craft a brand new board of trustees

Webinar Online only

Join us to hear from a panel about their experiences in crafting a brand new board of trustees, from founding trustees to a new board following a mass resignation. Register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/how-to-craft-a-brand-new-board-of-trustees-tickets-713851558227?aff=oddtdtcreator

£5.00

NCVO/Trustees Unlimited – Why diverse boards make more impactful decisions

Webinar Online only

Join us to find out about the importance of having a diverse board of trustees in your organisation. We'll be exploring why having a range of perspectives and experiences in your board helps you make better decisions and how your organisations can use this to make your organisation more impactful. Register for the event: https://booking.ncvo.org.uk/event/sessions?id=Why_diverse_boards_make_more_impactful_decisions3769139322

Getting on Board – The difference between being a trustee of small and large charities

Webinar Online only

How does being a trustee of a small charity differ from being on the board of a large charity? Is one more difficult than the other? Is one more fulfilling? Is one more valuable to society? Join us to hear from an experienced panel to explore this topic. Register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-difference-between-being-a-trustee-of-small-and-large-charities-tickets-713885539867?aff=oddtdtcreator

£5.00

Getting on Board – Lived experience on boards: the latest insights

Webinar Online only

What are the latest insights on recruiting and retaining lived experience on boards? What are the pipeline schemes to introduce people with lived experience to trusteeship and to support them to find a role? Join our panel discussion on this topic. Register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lived-experience-on-boards-the-latest-insights-tickets-713935850347?aff=oddtdtcreator

£5.00

Getting on Board – Should boards have diversity quotas?

Webinar Online only

Hear panellists from other sectors that have made progress in board diversity, and debate arguments for and against board diversity quotas. Register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/should-trustee-boards-have-diversity-quotas-tickets-713944095007?aff=oddtdtcreator

£5.00

Macc & Young Manchester – Get to know trusteeship and get involved during Trustees’ Week 2023

Friends Meeting House 6 Mount Street, Manchester

To mark Trustees’ Week, Macc is holding an information and networking event to promote the role and impact of trusteeship, whilst also encouraging connections between potential trustees and recruiting groups and organisations from the voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) sector. Register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/get-to-know-trusteeship-and-get-involved-during-trustees-week-2023-tickets-736379269217

Getting on Board – Frontline volunteer to trustee

Webinar Online only

Come along to hear our panel of frontline volunteers who became trustees who will tell us about their journeys, and discuss some of the considerations when frontline volunteers become trustees. Register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/from-frontline-volunteer-to-trustee-tickets-713953463027?aff=oddtdtcreator

Mid Sussex Voluntary Action – What Does it Really Take to be a Treasurer?

The Cherry Tree Centre 55 Fairfield Road, United Kingdom

Uncover the secrets behind being a Treasurer - an event that will reveal what it truly takes! Register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/trustees-week-what-does-it-really-take-to-be-a-treasurer-tickets-736457874327?aff=oddtdtcreator

Getting on Board – How can trustees lead on equality, diversity and inclusion?

Webinar Online only

Come along to our panel discussion if you’ve been wondering how your organisation can show leadership on diversity, even if on paper its mission seemingly isn’t about diversity at all. Register for the event: https://trusteesweek.org/event/how-can-trustees-lead-on-equality-diversity-and-inclusion/

£5.00

Getting on Board – Are charities heterosexist?

Webinar Online only

Join #CharitySoStraight and a panel of experts by experience to consider the role of sexuality and heterosexism* on charity boards and in the charity sector. *Heterosexism: discrimination or prejudice against gay people on the assumption that heterosexuality is the normal sexual orientation. Register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/are-charities-heterosexist-tickets-714444521797?aff=oddtdtcreator

£5.00

Mid Sussex Voluntary Action – Debunking the Myths of the Role of Chair

The Cherry Tree Centre 55 Fairfield Road, United Kingdom

Have you ever pondered the reality behind the role of a Chair within a non-profit organisation? This event is all about challenging misconceptions and demystifying the role of a Chair. Register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/trustees-week-debunking-the-myths-of-the-role-of-chair-tickets-736467302527?aff=oddtdtcreator

Mid Sussex Voluntary Action – Challenge Your Assumptions – Inclusive Trustee Recruitment

The Cherry Tree Centre 55 Fairfield Road, United Kingdom

At this unique in-person gathering, we invite you to challenge your assumptions about inclusive trustee recruitment. Explore best practices and learn effective strategies and tools to foster diversity and cultivate more well-rounded boards, facilitated by the award winning Watch This Sp_ce. Register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/trustees-week-challenge-your-assumptions-inclusive-trustee-recruitment-tickets-736484042597?aff=oddtdtcreator

Getting on Board – Where are the working class trustees?

Webinar Online only

Last year, our panel and attendees tended to agree that trusteeship has a class issue. This year we want to talk about solutions and progress. Has anything changed? What can we do to bring class barriers into the light and to make trusteeship more accessible? Register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/where-are-the-working-class-trustees-tickets-714449075417?aff=oddtdtcreator

£5.00

Getting on Board – Imposters on boards: overcoming imposter syndrome

Webinar Online only

This session is for and about aspiring and serving trustees who worry that they don’t really deserve their place on a charity board. Join us as we discuss this topic. Register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/imposters-on-boards-overcoming-imposter-syndrome-tickets-714462375197?aff=oddtdtcreator