Whether you’re relatively new to the world of charity accounting or a seasoned finance leader in search of leadership inspiration, the conference programme will give you the opportunity to mix and match sessions at various seniority levels from four different content streams to suit your individual needs.
We’ve scheduled the online sessions to easily fit around your days. We know you’ve got plenty of other tasks and deadlines, so each day there is a morning, lunch and afternoon session. If you miss some sessions, don’t worry, they will be recorded and available later for you to view at your convenience.
If it’s your first Zoom conference, worry not – it is so easy to use. You’ll be sent the appropriate session links and all you’ll need to do is click that link and Zoom will open.
Monday 14 September
09.00 – 10.00 – Keynote speech: Where the sector goes from here – Debra Allcock Tyler, CEO, DSC
2020 has been a trying year to say the least, but what are the lessons that the sector can learn so far and where does the sector go from here?
12.30 – 13.30 – Expert’s view: Financial sustainability – Fleur Holden, Sayer Vincent
16.00 – 17.00 – Management & leadership: Communicating finance to others
Tuesday 15 September
09.00 – 10.00 – SORP made simple – Vivien Ma, Sayer Vincent
12.30 – 13.30 – Expert’s view: The future of fundraising
16.00 – 17.00 – Management & leadership: Leading in finance
Wednesday 16 September
09.00 – 10.00 – Charity VAT made simple – Ross Palmer, Sayer Vincent
12.30 – 13.30 – Expert’s view: Staying legal – Shivaji Shiva, VWV
16.00 – 17.00 – Data protection
Thursday 17 September
09.00 – 10.00 – Reserves policies made simple – Farrah Kitabi, Sayer Vincent
12.30 – 13.30 – Expert’s view: Latest developments in charity taxation – Helen Elliott, Sayer Vincent
16.00 – 17.00 – Management & leadership: Financial management after COVID-19
Friday 18 September
09.00 – 10.00 – Expert’s view: Good governance – lessons from a crisis – Ros Oakley, Association of Chairs
12.30 – 13.30 – Keynote speech: View from the Charity Commission – Nigel Davies, Charity Commission
Nigel will set out the regulator’s latest guidance for charities, give an update on the new SORP engagement process and set out the regulator’s perspective on charity sector risks
Event ends with a final session conference wrap up as Jonathan Orchard (Sayer Vincent) summarises the key messages from the week.
*Sessions will be 50 minutes in length, usually 30 minute presentations and 20 minute Q&A’s
Session types explained
Where does the charity sector go from here? COVID-19 and changed the landscape in many different aspects of charity operations. This series of seminars are led by experts in their fields setting out their views and expectations of where next.
The conference has always attracted finance staff who are new to the charity sector. Our series of Made Simple seminars give you the basics of what you need to know. Bonus ‘Made simple’ sessions will be available on demand during the week.
Management and leadership
Keeping you updated on the latest management and leadership need to know topics and best practice techniques. Providing you with practical advice you can implement to better support yourself and your team straight away.
Prices for charities for 1 week of online sessions (band a & b are the same charity rate)
- £199 – Early bird booking has now closed
Commercial organisation rate (band c)
- £299 – Early bird booking has now closed
Online resources hub
Ring George today to sponsor this event on 0207 697 4088 or email him at email@example.com.
Delegates will access a private page with access to:
- Session and plenary recordings
- Bonus on-demand prerecorded material
- Sponsor content
- Discounts and competitions
- Network with others at the Charity Accountants’ Online Cafe between 15.00 and 16.00 each day
*Please note that main session presentations and Q&A’s will be recorded. Any breakout room activities will not be recorded.
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