Brewin Dolphin invite you to their annual charity seminar taking place on Wednesday 1st May 2019 on the theme of Navigating Change.
13:30 Registration and buffet lunch
Campbell MacLachlan, Senior Divisional Director, Brewin Dolphin
14:35 Charity investment: what matters most to trustees?
Ruth Murphy, Head of Charities, & Jeffrey Ball, Investment Manager, Brewin Dolphin
Outlining the current expectations of charities, how charities present themselves to the outside world and how the Trustee Report can be used to convey charitable impact.
15:00 Law and Regulation: Making sure your charity stays ahead of the game
Emma Moody, Partner, Womble Bond Dickinson
What does the Charity Commission now expect of charities and their trustees in an ever increasingly regulated environment and how have recent high-profile cases in the sector changed the regulatory landscape.
15:30 Tea break
15:45 Life as a trustee: rewards, challenges and requirements
Barbara Gubbins CBE, independent charity adviser
With lessons learnt over 20 years including as chief executive of the County Durham Community Foundation and the Children’s Foundation, Barbara will guide us through how to be a trustee in the ever-changing world of the charitable sector.
16:15 Is this the new normal? Finding a clear path through complex times
Roberta Fusco, Director of Policy and Engagement, Charity Finance Group
An overview of the key developments in the charity sector and the wider context and implications for charities: from regulation and governance, to discussing transparency and impact. How to navigate an uncertain environment and remain focused on mission.
16:45 Panel Q&A
Please RSVP by emailing Jeffrey Ball, indicating if you have any special requirements.