Third Sector Interface Network
National Conference and Annual General Meeting 2014
‘Stronger Outcomes: Stronger Communities’
23rd and 24th October 2014
Beardmore Hotel and Conference Centre, Clydebank, nr Glasgow
This year’s conference focused on what TSIs do best; connecting, enabling and developing the assets of the third sector to achieve a stronger society and better outcomes.
Ministerial address was given by John Swinney MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Employment and Sustainable Growth
Keynote speakers included; Alasdair Hay, Chief Fire Officer; Mark McAteer, Director of Governance and Performance Management, Improvement Service; Ewan Aitken, CEO, Edinburgh Cyrenians; Jim Mullan, Group Chief Executive, The Big Issue; Dr Stephen Elstub FRSA, University of the West of Scotland
Presentations and other information from the Conference are available to TSIs at the VAS Group on the Knowledge Hub. To access this just click the link, register, find the Voluntary Action Scotland Group and ask to join.
Thank you to all speakers, workshop leaders, exhibitors and supporters. Most importantly thank you to all the delegates from across the TSI Network who participated and made this years event so successful.
We are grateful to our sponsors for their support.
NHS Health Scotland – Reducing health inequalities for a fairer healthier Scotland www.healthscotland.com
Unity Trust – A specialist bank for organisations in the social economy and wider civil society www.unity.co.uk
Big Lottery Fund – committed to bringing real improvements to communities and the lives of people most in need www.biglotteryfund.org.uk/scotland
Scottish Fire and Rescue Service – Working together for a safer Scotland www.firescotland.gov.uk