Conference Agenda

Finalised agenda for conference.

Monday 3rd November

9:30        Arrive, coffee, Mingle

10:00     Welcome to conference, practical info, introduction to GoIC

                Graham Woodruff, Technical Director, Bristol Pound CIC

10:20     Keynote Speech

                Rob Hopkins, Catalyst and Outreach Manager, Transition Network

10:50     Keynote Speech: Why an independent currency works

                Ciaran Mundy. CEO Bristol Pound CIC

                Followed by ~10 mins Q & A with Ciaran and Rob

11:30     Tea Break

12:00     Bristol Pound – How it happened, how it works and future plans

                Mark Burton, Director Bristol Pound CIC

12:30     The Town Pound Project – An independent currency network

                Graham Woodruff, Technical Director, Bristol Pound CIC

                Followed by ~15 mins Q & A with Mark, Gus and Graham

13:15     Lunch provided by Watershed

14:15     Presentations by other schemes attending, with Q&A

15:15     Guild of Independent Currencies group discussions

                Structured session addressing what a Guild needs to do, what help other schemes need etc…

16:45     Closing Address, information about evening and Tuesday sessions.

                Graham Woodruff, Technical Director, Bristol Pound CIC

Monday Evening

Everyone is welcome to join us for an informal social evening at the Famous Royal Navy Volunteer starting at 7pm, there is food available and they accept Bristol Pounds if you have them.

It is located on King Street which is lively with a good range of bars and is just a short walk from the Watershed. See #86 on the Bristol Pound tourist map for directions or ask a local.]

 

Tuesday 4th November

 

9:30     Communications Strategy

             Katie Finnegan- Clarke, Communications Manager, Bristol Pound CIC

9:30    Legal and Regulatory Issues

            Stephen Clarke, Director, Bristol Pound CIC

11:00   Coffee Break

11:20   Technology

              Graham Woodruff, Technical Director, Bristol Pound CIC

11:20   Member Engagement

              Michael Lloyd-Jones, Recruitment Manager, Bristol Pound CIC

12:30  Conference Close