Delegates at this year's National Social Services Conference had the opportunity to hear the following speakers:
- Peter Gilbert, Professor of Social Work and Spirituality, Staffordshire University - Dr Paul Thomas 'The Business Doctor' - Laurence Clark, Comedian, Abnormally Funny People - Deputy Minister for Social Services, Gwenda Thomas AM - Arwel Ellis Owen, Chair, Care Council for Wales - Bethan Williams, BBC North Wales News Editor - Daniel Lombard, Workforce Editor, Community Care - Neelam Bhardwaja, Corporate Director (Social), Cardiff Council - Professor Geoffrey Pearson, Chair, Independent Commission for Social Services - Robert Pickford, Director of Social Services for Wales, Welsh Assembly Government - Imelda Richardson, Chief Inspector, CSSIW - Isobel Garner, Chief Executive, Wrexham County Borough Council - John Bolton, Director of Adult Services, Warwickshire County Council
We were also delighted to host a number of innovative sessions and workshops including:
- Political Question Time, Chaired by Sara Edwards, TV & Radio Presenter - Gaining Collaborative Advantage - Social Care & Health: Interface to Integration - Effective Scrutiny - IFSS: A Catalyst for Change in the Provision of Family Focused Services in Wales - Eating the Elephant: Getting More than you Bargained For - Care at Home: Challenges, Possibilities and Implications for the Workforce in Wales - Transformation of Adult Social Care
Please click on the attached download to view the full programme for the National Social Services Conference 2010.