Senior Leaders and Trustees: Building resilience and managing risk
Uncertainty and changing conditions are challenging for all of us and have an acute effect as we strive to improve the lives of the individuals and communities we work with. We want to adapt to become more robust organisations.
A key part of NICVA’s role is to help the charities we support develop stronger governance, ensure effective processes and achieve lasting impact.
Many of you turn to us to help you with your risk management and to support you as you seek to comply with all the legislation and best practice. So, we have planned this members’ event based on the issues that you have been asking us about, with key note speakers and a selection of practical workshops.
Our hope is that this event will help you deal with the challenges you face and support you as you become more resilient.
Charity Finances Update – Dr Rosemary Peters Gallagher OBE, Moore Stephens
Managing risk and business continuity – Nicola O'Neill, Marsh
Reducing your risks of fraud
John Baker, Moore Stephens
This workshop looks at various strategies that can be adopted to deter, prevent, detect and investigate fraud. Advocating a cradle-to-grave approach, we consider the components required to create and embed a robust anti-fraud culture and strategic approach to mitigate financial and reputational damage which can be tailored to any budget.
Developing a business continuity plan
Nicola O'Neill and Matthew Couchman, Marsh
This practical workshop is aimed at providing insight into why business continuity planning is relevant to NICVA member organisations and some tips on building a business continuity plan (BCP). The discussions will consider: Disruptive events and associated impacts, BCP roles and responsibilities and Respond, communicate, recover.
Managing your safeguarding risks
Claire Maddison, Volunteer Now
This workshop will consider the policies and procedures which organisations need to have in place to protect the vulnerable groups they are working with. It will look at preventative safeguarding actions and measures which organisation should apply and include some tips on managing safeguarding risks within your organisation
Bob Harper, NICVA
This introductory workshop will set out a business case for investment in data governance and demonstrate how organisations can measure their data maturity and plan for improvement. Good data governance enables and organisation to achieve the integrity, accuracy, and usability of their data. As well as improving the security of information and providing assurance for boards, effective data management practice supports informed decision-making and reduces inefficient outcomes.
Everyone will have the opportunity to attend 2 workshops: one in the morning, and one in the afternoon.
Please note that places are limited to TWO people per member organisation.
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