What is East Midlands Regional Conference?
East Midlands Regional Conference is the biggest annual event run by the East Midlands Labour Party. It is an opportunity for members from across the East Midlands to come together, hear from inspiring speakers, debate, discuss and shape our movement
When is East Midlands Regional Conference?
East Midlands Regional Conference is a full day event being held on Saturday 17 February 2018
Where is East Midlands Regional Conference?
This year the event is being held in a venue in Loughborough, Leicestershire. The venue will be confirmed to all members in advance of the event
Who can attend East Midlands Regional Conference?
Members of the Labour Party from across the East Midlands. You can find pass types and prices here
What happens at East Midlands Regional Conference?
The event is an opportunity to hear from high profile speakers from across our movement, attend campaigning training on running campaigns in your area, engage with debates on the biggest issues facing communities here in the East Midlands and attend workshops on key issues facing our movement. This year there will also be some elections for internal positions happening at East Midlands Regional Conference
Will I be able to speak at East Midlands Regional Conference?
This year all members will be able to have their say on the biggest issues facing people here in the East Midlands. Two issue debates will be taking place at Regional Conference. All members in the East Midlands will have received an email about these issue debates and how they can have their say in advance of Regional Conference
Will there be campaigning training workshops at East Midlands Regional Conference?
Yes. There will be training on running campaigns for members at Regional Conference, included in the price of your pass. Further details will be confirmed closer to the date of the event
Are there any reduced rates for East Midlands Regional Conference?
Yes. Pass options can be found here
Will the venue be wheelchair accessible?
Yes, the venue is fully wheelchair accessible
Is there a hearing loop at East Midlands Regional Conference?
Yes. There is a hearing loop in the main conference hall throughout conference. Please speak with a Regional Conference steward or member of staff for more information upon arrival
Are there opportunities to steward at East Midlands Regional Conference?
Yes. Is you would like to help out as a steward on the day, please get in touch by calling 0115 943 1777 or emailing email@example.com
Can my Branch or CLP run schemes to subsidize tickets for members?
Yes, we encourage this. We're keen to make conference as accessible as possible and understand cost can be an issue
Why are the reduced rates for BAME members?
East Midlands BAME Labour recently successfully bid for support from the NEC to encourage participation from BAME members at events in the East Midlands
When will the agenda be announced?
Once you confirm your booking we will announce the agenda to attendees. Generally speaking the event will be all day, finishing around 5.30PM
Are crèche services available?
We are looking into options to provide crèche services at East Midlands Regional Conference. Crèche providers often require a minimum number of registration prior to a booking. If you would be interested in using crèche services at Regional Conference, please get in touch by emailing us on firstname.lastname@example.org
Where can I find more information?
You can call East Midlands Labour on 0115 943 1777 or email us on email@example.com