What's going on

Events and news from the Midlands region.

Events organised by CIPFA Midlands and local partners

Keep up to date with regional events via the CIPFA Midlands Facebook group and on Twitter: @CIPFAMidlands.

Download speakers' slides from previous events on the event presentations page. 

Have a suggestion for a future event, or could you help to arrange events? Please contact the events team at E: cimevents@cipfa.org

CIPFA events in the Midlands

View all forthcoming CIPFA events in the Midlands (scroll down to see the listings).

Audit training day – conducting a third party information security review

21 May 2019 – Chesterfield

Derbyshire County Council Audit Services, in conjunction with CIPFA in the Midlands, presents a one-day 'interactive' event aimed at providing audit and governance staff with the basic tool kit to undertake an external security review of a third party supplier and report the outcomes. Please see the event flyer for more information and booking details.

Dates for the diary – future events

Our future events plan is taking shape!

  • Tuesday 9 July – lunchtime workshop in Birmingham – An hour long workshop at Public Finance Live, on how to make a success of using agency staff, including tips and experiences from Michael Page. Free to attend for CIM members and all conference delegates who would like to come along.
  • Tuesday 9 July – afternoon showcase in Birmingham – Come and join us as we showcase our iconic Sixth Form Games to delegates at CIPFA's annual conference, Public Finance Live – why not get involved?
  • Wednesday 4 September – breakfast seminar in Nottingham – A topical session over breakfast to look at optimising your personal brand, focused on making the best use of LinkedIn in conjunction with recruitment agency MacIldowie, at their Nottingham office.
  • Tuesday 5 November – one day seminar in Birmingham – Our regional annual seminar will be held in in KPMG’s Birmingham office, focusing on financial resilience.

More information will follow in the weeks ahead. In the meantime please save the dates, and we look forward to seeing you!

Professional Institute Network West Midlands (PIN WM)

See professional events taking place across the West Midlands, run by PIN WM. An association of professional bodies, PIN WM promotes networking between professionals, CPD events and raising the profile of the member institutes. See PIN WM events.

News from the Midlands region

Have news to share? If so, please contact Colin Sharpe at E: colin.sharpe@leicester.gov.uk and/or update the CIPFA Midlands Facebook group.