NICVA Conversation Zone at the 2019 Alliance Party Conference

NICVA's Conversation Zone

The local party conferences have resumed and so too have our now-traditional Conversation Zones!

We’re delighted to once again host the Conversation Zone at the Alliance Party conference tomorrow (Saturday 2 March) at the Stormont Hotel. Conversation Zone is a chance for voluntary and community organisations to meet with key representatives of the Alliance Party and raise the issues that are important to them and the people they work with.

If you would like to attend, simply come along to the NICVA area a few minutes before the allocated time for the representative you want to meet. You must be a registered voluntary and community sector observer or stall holder at the conference to attend.

We will be located in the soft seating area in the main hotel lobby.

The draft agenda is below and is subject to change dependant on the representatives’ duties in the conference hall and unforeseen demands which may arise on the day.

10am-10.30am           Brexit with Stephen Farry MLA and Sorcha Eastwood

10.30am-11am          ‘Meet the New MLA’ with John Blair MLA

11am-11.30am           Communities with Trevor Lunn MLA

1pm-1.30pm              Health and Social Care with Paula Bradshaw MLA


NICVA would like to thank Alliance Party staff for working with us and the party representatives who are kindly taking time out of their busy conference day.

Keep an eye on Twitter for any updates on the panel via by following both @NICVAPolicy and #ConversationZone.

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