Register for Alliance Connect and AGM 2019

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Join us and make your voice heard…

Early years practitioners and Alliance members are invited to join our next national Alliance Connect meeting and AGM.

Debate the latest issues facing the sector and hear from speakers including Alliance Chief Executive Neil Leitch.

It’s FREE to attend plus every Alliance member who attends receives a 10% discount on tickets for our annual conference 2020

Event details

Date: Saturday 30 November 2019

Venue: National Council for Voluntary Organisations Society Building, London N1 9RL (a short walk from Kings Cross Station).


11.00 Refreshments and networking

11.30 Welcome — by Chair Sophie Ross

11.45 Neil Leitch — Strategic direction for Early Years – presentation on the drivers affecting the sector in the short and medium term. Group discussion facilitated by Neil Leitch

12.45 Lunch and networking

13.30 Annual General Meeting (agenda below)

13.50 Michael Freeston - The Early Years Foundation Stage review: Reflections on the proposed Early Learning Goals and the future direction of our sector. Group discussion facilitated by Michael Freeston

14.35 Early Years Nutrition Specialist Annie Denny (Early Years Nutrition Partnership) — Workshop on early years nutrition

15.45 Closing address from the Chair of Trustees

Annual General Meeting agenda

I. Welcome and apologies

II. Minutes of the Annual General Meeting held on 30 January 2019 (reconvened)

III. Chair’s Report 2019

IV. Trustees’ Annual Report and Accounts 2019

V. Proposals and amendments

VI. Ratification of the Board of Trustees

VII. Appointment of the Auditors

VIII. Date of next Annual General Meeting

All AGM papers can be found in the Members' Area.

Reserve your free place below!

Members and non-members welcome

To assist us with planning, please fill out the registration form below by 12 noon on Friday 22 November 2019  so we know you're coming. 

If you are unable to attend you can vote by proxy — someone else may attend in your place and vote, or you can appoint a proxy to vote for you using the Proxy Voting Registration Form; ensuring it reaches us by 12 noon on Friday 22 November 2019.

Alliance Connect event registration

Alliance AGM

Alliance members and non-members are welcome to attened the AGM in the afternoon. However only members will be allowed to vote. If you're a member and would like to vote please provide your membership number below.