The Annual NAVSH Conference 2018 will leave you feeling inspired, emboldened, challenged and enabled

Day one - 21st March 2018

12:20Welcome Steve Miley – Hammersmith DCS
12:30Keynote 1 | Anne Longfield, Children’s Commissioner
13:00Coram Adoptables
13:30Lunch / exhibition
14:15Workshop A | 7 workshops to choose from.
15:00Keynote 2 | Jack Smith – care leaver
15:30Panel Discussion - Questions from delegates to Anne Longfield, Coram Adoptables and Jack Smith, led by Jane Pickthall
16:00Break / exhibition
16:30AGM (Members only)
19:00Dinner Buffet (dinner followed by a Jazz band)

Day two - 22nd March 2018

09:20Keynote 4 | 
Nadhim Zahawi, Minister for Children and Families (TBC) + DfE’s Andrew Baxter and Lydia Affie
10:00 Workshop B | 7 discussions to choose from
10:30The extended role - Sue Armstrong-Brown of Adoption-UK
11:00Break / exhibition
11:30Workshop C | 7 discussions to choose from
12:15Keynote 3 + Q&A | Matthew Brazier – Ofsted lead for Children
12:40NCER data - Ed Shackleton NCER / Southampton LA
13:15Lunch / exhibition
14:15NAVSH - Looking After Learning
15:00Regional Plenary - An opportunity for regions to meet to plan next steps
15:45Closing remarks