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This October, the
Co-operative Party returns to Glasgow

for the first time since 1995 to hold its Annual Party Conference at the Doubletree by Hilton Glasgow Central Hotel on 11-13 October.

Co-operation and Glasgow have always been synonymous. From the foundation of the co-operative movement in Robert Owen’s pivotal New Lanark and the establishment of the original Fenwick Weavers in 1769 to the present day.

Registration for delegates is now open.  If you would like to attend as a delegate, do contact your regional party council representative or email us at mail@party.coop.

Friday 11 October:
  • Conference Registration
  • Delegation meet ups (from 4pm)
  • Welcome Reception (evening only)
  • Youth network social
Saturday 12 October:
  • Conference Registration
  • Conference Day 1
  • LGBT+ network social
  • Conference Party (NB: doesn’t include dinner)
Sunday 13 October:
  • BAME network breakfast (from 8.30am)
  • Conference Day 2 (concludes around 1pm)
  • Women’s network lunch (from 1.30-3pm)

The full program for debate is currently being worked on.  It will include debates on policy; Q&A’s with elected representatives from the UK, Scottish and Wales Parliaments and Councillors from across the UK; a series of informative and constructive workshops; examples of best practice from local co-operatives; networking opportunities, with members being able to take part in the The Co-operative Party diversity networks (including BAME, Disability, LGBT+, Women, Youth); a large marketplace area representing the co-operative and trade union movements; a series of fringe meetings, with speakers discussing issues pertinent to the Co-operative Party.

Details

Start:
11th Oct at 7:00 pm
End:
13th Oct at 4:30 pm

Venue

Hilton Doubletree Glasgow Central
Glasgow Central
Cambridge Street, GS2 3HN United Kingdom

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