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East of England Conference

Following the General Election announcement East of England Regional Conference has been POSTPONED until Saturday 8 February 2020, from 10am until 4pm.

Anyone who registered to attend conference on Saturday 2 November will be able to attend the postponed event. Alhttps://jonwhitehouse.typeform.com/to/SqjCHtternatively you can request a refund of your registration fee.

The agenda will include an update from our MEPs Barbara Gibson and Lucy Nethsingha and reports from our parliamentary parties at Westminster. There are opportunities for debate and discussion, training sessions and the chance to meet and catch up with members from across the region.

Key themes will be the climate change emergency and Brexit.

Doors open at 9.30am and conference is due to finish at 4pm. Contact conference@eastlibdems.org.uk if you have any queries.

Ed Davey on a Brexit march

Venue

Our venue is Cambridge Regional College, a modern campus easily accessible from Cambridge Station and Cambridge North Station via the Cambridgeshire Guided busway. The college is close to junction 33 of the A14. Ample parking is available. Click here for more travel information.

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Registration rates

  • Until Thursday 6 February 2020: £32 standard rate
  • Until Thursday 6 February 2020: £18 student rate
  • Saturday 8 February 2020: £38 on the day rate
  • Stewards: FREE

The registration fee includes lunch, copies of the conference agenda and access to all sessions.

Conference deadlines

  • Tuesday 27 August, 5pm: deadline for submission of motions and constitutional amendments
  • Wednesday 16 October, 5pm: deadline for report-writers to submit reports
  • Friday 25 October, 5pm: deadline for amendments to motions and secondary constitutional amendments
  • Thursday 6 February: last day to register at the standard rate
  • Saturday 2 November: EAST OF ENGLAND REGIONAL CONFERENCE
  • Saturday 8 February: EAST OF ENGLAND REGIONAL CONFERENCE

Deadlines may be amended following the postponement of conference to Saturday 8 February.

Access fund

A small fund is available to improve access to conference for members who may otherwise be unable to attend. Applications will be considered for (a) a reduced registration rate; (b) assistance towards the cost of travel. Applications for reduced registration rates will only be considered if submitted before the deadline for early-bird rate registration. Any contributions to this fund are ring-fenced for this purpose only.

Standing Orders

Standing orders are the rules which govern the conduct of conference. Download a copy [PDF]

East of England Regional Conference 2016

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