This one I use by way of example: Transformation in the Police - Driving Change, Collaboration and Shared Services
The people in it are very good people, I know many of them. They have made massive contributions to policing.
Yet in order to "keep up with the Joneses" it is suggested that I pay £400 plus travel, (which for
The venue, of course is
BUT we already have our own venues at Ryton and Bramshill that, whilst challenging to get to, are already being funded. Instead we invite Capita or some other organiser to put this together to make it work.
I like listening to some of the people on the agenda, but can we anymore justify attending at such an exorbitant rate.
And why can’t we provide it via video link. Last year I chaired and delivered at a conference in
As a responsible public sector that is in the media for all sorts of things its about time we started to think laterally about these events and started to push the digital boundary.
Please don’t take this as a criticism of Capita or any of those speaking. They are all good people. However, as the 5th invite in 2 days, it’s the final straw.