Diary of Events

  • Mon 3 Oct 2016: FRINGE: Is there such a thing as a ‘good divorce'?
    Is there such a thing as a ‘good divorce’? 
    with Resolution
    Drawing Room, Hyatt Hotel (Secure Zone)
    5:45pm to 7:00pm

    Fringe panel includes:
    • Julie Iles, National Chairman, CWO (Chair)
    • Joanne Edwards, Immediate Past Chair, Resolution
    • Rt Hon Liz Truss MP, Lord Chancellor (invited)
    • Bob Greig, OnlyDads/The Family Law Panel

    Read more...
    Date
    Mon 3 Oct 2016
    Price
    £0.00
    Speaker(s)
    See details
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Mon 3 Oct 2016: FRINGE: Women, Work & the Economy (Reception)
    Women, Work and the Economy
    with ActionAid and ICAEW
    7:30pm to 9:00pm
    Drawing Room, Hyatt Hotel (Secure Zone)

    Panel includes:
    • Julie Iles, National Chairman, CWO (Chair)
    • Korto Williams, Global Women’s Rights Policy Manager, ActionAid
    • Jacqueline Gold CBE, CEO Ann Summers/Founder WOW: Championing Working Women
    • Penny Lawrence, Deputy CEO, Oxfam GB
    • Sharron Gunn, Executive Director, Members, Commercial and Shared Services, ICAEW
    Read more...
    Date
    Mon 3 Oct 2016
    Price
    £0.00
    Speaker(s)
    See details
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Tue 4 Oct 2016: FRINGE: Women2Win 'How to Get Started in Politics'

    Registration details below.

    A panel event to discuss how you can get more involved in local and national politics. The event is aimed at people starting their political journey who would like to know more about how to become an Association Officer, Councillor, Police and Crime Commissioner, Public Appointment or Member of Parliament.

    • What do the roles involve?
    • What are the next steps to take?
    • How much time do I need to do this?
    • Do I get paid?
    • What will I learn?

     For the more seasoned of you, we are looking for people to mentor candidates for the next election. We are building our mentoring network, so if you have political experience would like to help the next generation of women, please come along to meet those thinking of standing for office.

    Event details

    • 'How to Get Started in Politics'
    • ConservativeHome tent, within the secure area at Party Conference
    • Tuesday 4th October
    • 8:00 - 9:30am

    rsvp@women2win.com to register interest; formal email invitation to follow.

    Read more...
    Date
    Tue 4 Oct 2016
    Price
    £0.00
    Speaker(s)
    See details
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Tue 4 Oct 2016: FRINGE: Building a future for the next generation

    Building a future: Development for the next generation 
    Conservative Young Women
    10:00am to 11:30am
    Executive Room 2

    Panel includes:

    • Gavin Barwell MP, Minister of State for Housing
    • Mick Sweeney, Group Chief Executive of One Housing Group
    • Victoria Borwick MP (invited)
    Read more...
    Date
    Tue 4 Oct 2016
    Price
    £0.00
    Speaker(s)
    See details
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Tue 4 Oct 2016: FRINGE: Who cares in an ageing Britain?
    Who cares in an ageing Britain? Time for a new deal for families 
    with AgeUK
    12:45 - 2:00pm
    ConHome Tent, ICC (Secure Zone)

    Speakers include:
    • ConservativeHome (Chair)
    • David Mowat MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Community Health and Care (Invited) 
    • Caroline Abrahams, Charity Director, AgeUK
    • Katy Bourne, Sussex PCC
    • Heléna Herklots, Chief Executive, Carers UK
    Read more...
    Date
    Tue 4 Oct 2016
    Price
    £0.00
    Speaker(s)
    See details
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Tue 4 Oct 2016: FRINGE: The Refugee Crisis: Have we done enough?
    The Refugee Crisis: Have we done enough?
    with Amnesty International, Refugee Council and Médecins Sans Frontières
    5:45 to 7:00pm
    Executive Room 2, ICC (Secure Zone)

    Speakers include:
    • Kate Allen, Amnesty International UK (Chair)
    • Rt Hon Caroline Spelman MP DBE
    • Alison Criado-Perez, Nurse/Medical Team Leader, Médecins Sans Frontières
    • Channel 4 Journalist (invited)
    Read more...
    Date
    Tue 4 Oct 2016
    Price
    £0.00
    Speaker(s)
    See details
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Sat 15 Oct 2016: CWO Development: Presentation, Profiles, & TV - FULL
    **WORKSHOP FULL**

    Presentation, Profiles, & TV Workshop


    This workshop focuses on the way you present yourself and how you might appear on television.

    The sessions include in-depth television preparation with the professional TV coach, Kevin Bentley.

    It also explores your personal brand and helps you to draw up a personal profile for use in political campaigns.

    10.00 Arrival & Coffee
    12.30 Light lunch
    16.00 Depart

    **WORKSHOP FULL**

    NOTES:
    1. Places are strictly limited and application does not confirm your place.
    2. You MUST be a Party member to attend this event.
    3. Once your place is confirmed, we are unable to refund in the event of your non-attendance or cancellation.
    4. Price includes lunch Read more...
    Date
    Sat 15 Oct 2016
    Price
    £57.00
    Speaker(s)
    N/A
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Fri 21 Oct 2016: CWSC Autumn Lunch (SCOTLAND)
    Jon the Conservative Women's Scottish Council for their Autumn Lunch on Friday 21st October, with guest speaker, Prof Adam Tompkins MSP.

    Venue: Queens Hotel, Perth
    Time: 12 noon for 12.30pm

    There will also be an auction taking place.

    For further details and price, please contact CWSC Secretary, Liz Rosser: liz.rosser@btinternet.com
    Read more...
    Date
    Fri 21 Oct 2016
    Price
    £0.00
    Speaker(s)
    Prof Adam Tompkins MSP
    Contact
    Joan Chalmers
  • Sat 29 Oct 2016: CWO Development: Process & Skills - FULL
    **WORKSHOP FULL**

    Process & Skills - Applying to be a Candidate Workshop


    There is a formal process for those wishing to become Conservative Party Parliamentary Candidates. It is designed to identify the necessary competencies that people need for roles in public life.

    This workshop tells you about the process and about the application form. It also offers breakout sessions to test your skills so that you have a better idea of how ready you are.

    10.00 Arrival & Coffee
    12.30 Light lunch
    16.00 Depart

    **WORKSHOP FULL**

    NOTES:
    1. Places are strictly limited and application does not confirm your place.
    2. You MUST be a Party member to attend this event.
    3. Once your place is confirmed, we are unable to refund in the event of your non-attendance or cancellation.
    4. Price includes lunch
    Read more...
    Date
    Sat 29 Oct 2016
    Price
    £57.00
    Speaker(s)
    N/A
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Sat 5 Nov 2016: CWO Development: Process & Skills - FULL
    **WORKSHOP FULL**

    Process & Skills - Applying to be a Candidate Workshop


    There is a formal process for those wishing to become Conservative Party Parliamentary Candidates. It is designed to identify the necessary competencies that people need for roles in public life.

    This workshop tells you about the process and about the application form. It also offers breakout sessions to test your skills so that you have a better idea of how ready you are.

    10.00 Arrival & Coffee
    12.30 Light lunch
    16.00 Depart

    **WORKSHOP FULL**

    NOTES:
    1. Places are strictly limited and application does not confirm your place.
    2. You MUST be a Party member to attend this event.
    3. Once your place is confirmed, we are unable to refund in the event of your non-attendance or cancellation.
    4. Price includes lunch
    Read more...
    Date
    Sat 5 Nov 2016
    Price
    £57.00
    Speaker(s)
    N/A
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Sat 12 Nov 2016: CWO Development: Presentation, Profiles, & TV
    Presentation, Profiles, & TV Workshop

    This workshop focuses on the way you present yourself and how you might appear on television.

    The sessions include in-depth television preparation with the professional TV coach, Kevin Bentley.

    It also explores your personal brand and helps you to draw up a personal profile for use in political campaigns.

    10.00 Arrival & Coffee
    12.30 Light lunch
    16.00 Depart

    To reserve your place and pay, please click here

    NOTES:
    1. Places are strictly limited and application does not confirm your place.
    2. You MUST be a Party member to attend this event.
    3. Once your place is confirmed, we are unable to refund in the event of your non-attendance or cancellation.
    4. Price includes lunch Read more...
    Date
    Sat 12 Nov 2016
    Price
    £57.00
    Speaker(s)
    N/A
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Thu 17 Nov 2016: London Christmas Drinks with Jane Ellison MP (LONDON)
    Please join CWO London for Christmas Drinks on Thursday 17th November, with guest speaker Jane Ellison MP, Financial Secretary to the Treasury.
    Venue: Central London Residence, SW1
    Time: 7pm
    Price: £25 in advance or £30 on the door

    Read more...
    Date
    Thu 17 Nov 2016
    Price
    £25.00
    Speaker(s)
    Jane Ellison MP, Financial Sec to the Treasury
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Sat 19 Nov 2016: CWO Development: Council Campaigning
    Council Campaigning

    Although aimed towards people standing as council candidates, this will also help anyone who doesn't have much (or any) experience in canvassing and campaigning.

    In this workshop, you'll learn the basics of how to approach a doorstep conversation so you can be confident in accurately recording the person's voting intention.

    It explains why we canvass, what we do with the information and it also gives you the information on how to turn out your target audience on polling day to ensure success at the ballot box!

    10.00 Arrival & Coffee
    12.30 Light lunch
    16.00 Depart

    To reserve your place and pay, please click here

    NOTES:
    1. Places are strictly limited and application does not confirm your place.
    2. You MUST be a Party member to attend this event.
    3. Once your place is confirmed, we are unable to refund in the event of your non-attendance or cancellation.
    4. Price includes lunch. Read more...
    Date
    Sat 19 Nov 2016
    Price
    £57.00
    Speaker(s)
    N/A
    Contact
    CWO Office
  • Sat 25 Mar 2017: CWO South West Conference and AGM 2017 (SOUTH WEST)

    Join CWO South West for their Conference and AGM on Saturday 25th March 2017. With guest speakers Ben Howlett MP for Bath, Suella Fernandes MP for Fareham and Penny Mordaunt MP for Portsmouth North.

    Venue: The Shrubbery Hotel, Ilminster, Somerset.

    Further details TBC.

    Read more...
    Date
    Sat 25 Mar 2017
    Price
    £0.00
    Speaker(s)
    Ben Howlett, Suella Fernandes & Penny Mordaunt
    Contact
    Sonia Russé
Close
Close