Tuesday 26 November 2013, London
This key event was sponsored by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and jointly led with the Third Sector National Learning Alliance.
The event was opened by the Minister for Skills Matthew Hancock.
The development of learning and skills is increasingly recognised as having a major influence in people’s lives: increasing employability, building confidence, enhancing potential to manage and direct lives in ways which improve health and wellbeing on both individual and collective levels.
The conference featured significant inputs from both Big Lottery, the Office for Civil Society and the Federation for Community Development Learning.
The aims for the conference were:
Places are limited to 40 and so early booking is recommended. BIS is able to pay travel expenses where organisations have no budget for this.