10.30am - 4.30pm on 26th October, Birmingham
From the groundbreaking work currently happening across Scotland through to the innovative PB work in local communities across the UK and beyond, Participatory Budgeting is a proven method of engaging the hardest to reach, re-building engagement with political processes, and modernising public service delivery.
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You will be able to meet the movers and shakers in the world of PB and participatory democracy in the UK.
- Stimulating high profile speakers such as world renowned PB expert Giovanni Allegretti and from Prof Graham Smith of the Centre for the Study of Democracy, University of Westminster. Video presentation by Marco Biagi MSP, Minister for local government and community empowerment.
- Workshops to build learning on a wide range of topics. From digital engagement to new models of policing and on delivering wellbeing, all delivered by leading practitioners including DEMSOC, Caroline Latta, Paul Twivy and Dr Andrew Fisher.
- PB ‘Unconference’… our open space afternoon where in free flowing debate and deliberation you tackle the issues that matter to you. Facilitated by experts in creating dynamic learning communities.