Monday, April 13, 2015

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08:30 – 09:00 Arrival and Registration for optional session attendees only
09:00 – 11:00 Arrival and Registration for main Forum delegates:
Coffee & networking in the New Library
Optional Session:
Knowledge Mobilisation – An Introduction
c.20 delegates
Optional Session:
KMb skills – filmmaking with Robert Davies
Pre-booked delegates only
11:00 – 11:30 Welcome: Introductions and Overview of the Forum (Great Hall)
Cathy Howe, Forum Organiser
Derek Bell, President RCPE
11:30 – 12:15 Plenary session
(Great Hall)
Duncan Dunlop
Speaker from Who Cares? Scotland
This Third Sector organisation is focused on young people in care. It leads the way in ensuring lived experience knowledge is embedded across the organisation and the sector by influencing policy and practice.
12:15 – 13:00 Open Space: Agenda creation
(Great Hall)
All Open Mike for all delegates to identify the issues that are important to them and for the Forum to discuss and address.
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch & Networking
(New Library)
14:00 – 14:45 Plenary session/debate
(Great Hall)
David Phipps, Sarah Morton, Ann Wales, Karen Ritchie Frameworks for impact – how we measure and monitor impact in a KMb system or a single KMb intervention – what works, what doesn’t, where do we need to go next?
14:45 – 15:30 Chaired Poster Walks
(Great Hall & Cullen Suite)
Walk chairs:
Derek Bell
Annette Boaz
Alison Bullock
Vivien Moffat
A chance to hear from delegates about the work they’ve been doing, whether it’s implementing knowledge, brokering knowledge or researching knowledge. Vote for the poster that the rest of the conference needs to see.
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee & Networking (New Library) or quiet time
16:00 – 16:45 Plenary talks
(Great Hall)
Alison Petch, Director of IRISS

Shona Cowan,
Scottish Government

IRISS is a knowledge brokerage organisation focused on social services. Alison will explore ways in which its approach has evolved and how this may or may not relate to theories of KMb.Shona will lead a session focused on experience of spreading and sharing knowledge on efficiency and quality.
16:45 – 17:45 Open Space: First discussion
(Great Hall & Cullen Suite)
All Choose the discussion you’re interested in, and get stuck in. If you want to move on, move on…
17:45 – 18:00 Reflections on the Day and what’s next tonight & tomorrow?
(Great Hall)
18:00 – 19:00 Drinks Reception (sponsored by Evidence & Policy) (New Library)
19:00 – 20:30 Networking Dinner
(Great Hall)
All The dinner is included in the delegate fee and is a great opportunity to network and meet more people with different perspectives
20:30 – 21:00 After Dinner ‘speech’
(Great Hall)
Cathy Howe Plus announcement of poster winners for oral presentation on day 2
21:00 – 22:30 Music from Pidwigeon
(Great Hall)
10:30 Close & retire to a bar for those who wish