BASE Annual Conference 2014

BASE Annual Conference 2014

The 2014 BASE conference took place at the Leicester Mercure Hotel on 10-11 September. The conference was kindly sponsored by Pluss and Remploy.


* Richard Hawkes, Chief Executive, Scope
* Jo Harry, UK Inclusion and Diversity Manager, GlaxoSmithKline
* Carrie Dunn, Senior HR Business Partner, National Grid
* Sherann Hillman, Co-chair, National Network of Parent Carer Forums
* David Percival, Education consultant
* Huw Davies, Chief Executive, BASE
* Gareth Parry (Remploy) and Tom Bromwich (Pluss)

You can view the full programme on our conference programme page.


The conference featured 20 different workshops covering a wide variety of topics. The workshops are now listed on our workshops page. Presentations will be posted on that page soon.


Exhibitors included:
* Department for Work and Pensions
* Mencap
* National Autistic Society
* Shaw Trust
* Working Links
* Olympus Care Services
* Social Care Network
* Supported Business Alliance
* Gateshead Council
* Southampton City Council

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