VK Customers only – Claim your FREE ticket to the MMU Sports Volunteering Conference (3rd & 4th May)

We can now officially invite all our customers to the 2nd annual Volunteering  conference in partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University.


3rd May 2016 – VK Focus Group

VolunteerKinetic Customers only

This year we are extending the event and inviting all our customers to join us on the afternoon of the 3rd May where we hope to discuss the range of developments we have underway for 2016 and 2017.  We want to bring you all together to help us build a strong community of Volunteer Managers.  We want you to share your experiences and to get your ideas on how we continue to improve our product and how we can help you work better together.  We now have some clear user groups including universities, local authorities and sporting organisations and we want to make sure we encourage sharing and support of best practice.

We will start at 1:00pm at MMU All Saints Campus and will be winding up at 5:00pm.  The day will be very interactive as we look to get you involved in our development cycle.

The evening of the 3rd we will be hosting a social event in Manchester and we would really like it if you joined us for a glass of wine and a bite to eat.

For those looking for accommodation I have included some links to hotels that are well placed for the University campus.

Holiday Inn Express Manchester City Centre

ibis Manchester Centre Princess Street

The Palace Hotel

Pendulum Hotel


4th May 2016 –  Sports Volunteering in the Current Landscape

All VolunteerKinetic users are entitled to one FREE ticket to this event

mmuSpeakers include:

Geoff ThompsonMBE – Youth Charter

Tony Jameson– Sporting Memories

Charlotte Hill– Step up to Serve

Pukal Rana– Disclosure & Barring Service

Graham Herstell– Ball Zone

Adam Howard– MMU Student Volunteering

Chris Martin & Role Herbert – Volunteer Kinetic

The conference will encompass all aspects of volunteering in sport and the wider agenda within the current landscape. It will also provide a platform to draw together practitioners and academic perspectives from across the volunteering landscape to share, collaborate and network. There will also be the opportunity for delegates to attend keynote lectures from academics and practitioners, academic research presentations and interactive practitioner-led workshops. More speakers will be announced as they are confirmed.

To claim your free ticket to this event please get in contact here and let us know the days you will be attending, the names of the people attending on each day and if you can also let me know if you have any specific dietary requirements or access needs that would be most useful.

If you want to purchase additional tickets for the 4th of May conference you can buy these at:

http://www.business.mmu.ac.uk/knowledgehub/mmu-sports-volunteering-conference-sports-volunteering-current-landscape.php for an early bird price of £38.00

If you need any more information about the event please do not hesitate to get in touch with me on 0161 914 5757 ext 22.









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