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Liberal Democrat Party Conference

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Crown Plaza Hotel Glasgow

This year's Liberal Democrat Party conference will be held in Glasgow and Business in the Community will be present to champion responsible business.

Business in the Community is the trusted voice of responsible business to government. At this years party conference we will be hosting the following fringe events. All of our events are within the secure zone, so passes are required, but all are open access to pass holders.

Business Connectors Reception hosted by Jo Swinson MP

Sunday 15 September

21:45 until 23:00

Castle 3, Crown Plaza Hotel

Business in the Community supported by Fujitsu

Speakers include Stephen Howard, Chief Executive of Business in the Community, Duncan Tait, Chief Executive of Fujitsu and a number of Business in the Community’s Business Connectors who will talk about their experiences in communities.


Whose responsibility is it to help disadvantaged groups find work? Would you employ a young offender?

Tuesday 17 September

08.00 - 09.00am

Boisdale 1 in the SECC

The Guardian with Transition to Adulthood Alliance, Working Links and Business in the Community

Chair: David Brindle, Public Services Editor, the Guardian.

Speakers: Debbie Pippard, vice chair, Transition to Adulthood Alliance, Stephen Evans, Director of Employment, Skills and Justice, Working Links, Edwina Hughes, Reducing Reoffending Campaign Manager, Business in the Community, Barry Quatermass, IMS director, Carillion Construction Services.