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National Social Value Conference 2020

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National Social Value Conference 2018

Our 2018 conference was produced in partnership with Social Value Portal. The National Social Value Conference’s central theme was ‘Inspiring Leadership’ and took place in Manchester on 20 & 21 November.
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Social Value Exchange 2017

In late 2017 over 100 delegates from across sectors in the UK, came together for Social Value Exchange 2017. The day involved workshops, round tables, keynotes, panels and debates on everything that is important in the social value and social impact spheres right now! More information on the day will follow shortly, but in the mean time you can get a flavour for the day on social media.

Social Value Matters 2017

In 2017 over 200 delegates from 25 countries worldwide, came together for Social Value Matters 2017. The conference summary report is available for free download here, and you can see all of the social media from the conference via this Storify.

Social Value Members Exchange 2016

Members of Social Value UK came together in November to share best practice, discuss ideas and drive innovation in the sector. The event was a mixture of round table discussion groups and smaller break out presentations from Social Value UK members. Social Value UK also made some exciting announcements regarding support services and their campaigning future! For a series of members blogs following the event, see here.

Critical Mass 2015

Critical Mass took place at the Royal Institution on October 19th and 20th, 2015.

In partnership with Good Deals and Social Value International, we brought together over 400 people from around the world and across sectors to talk about social value, social investment, social enterprise and innovation.

For a collection of articles about the conversations and sessions, click here.

For a collection of presentations from the conference, click here.

Social Value Members Exchange 2015

Sixty members of Social Value UK and Social Value International came together on 21st October to have practical discussions and technical debates about all things social value measurement and management. Topics ranged from the ethics of interviewing to the challenges of communicating social value to social value in the corporate world.

If you’re a member and you’d like to read more about the discussion, email us for a copy of the session notes from the day.

Social Value Matters 2014

Social Value Matters was a fascinating two days, set in the Catholic University of Milan. The theme was how we can make the case that Social Value Matters if we want to create a better future – and delegates came from across the world to discuss challenges and solutions for this increasingly urgent issue. For summaries of the event watch our conference video from Pioneers Post:

Blog

The foundations of employee engagement: how purpose and culture are…
This blog post was originally written by Hannah Marsh for Talent Gateway. Employee engagement might be one of those great business buzz words but if you…
Changing the debate on impact measurement and management
This is a guest blog post from Dr Jess Daggers, academic and practitioner specialising in impact measurement and the growth of the impact investing industry.…
Why is the UK facing a homeless crisis and what can be done?
This blog is a part of our larger inequality series, focusing on the dramatic disparity in wealth and wellbeing in our country. Despite being one…