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Unions21 Conference 2017

Unions21 Conference 2017

The Unions21 annual conference is the place to showcase new ideas and research both from unions and also other organisations which go to put unions on the forefront of the UK economy.

Our working programme will cover the following:

New economies, new workers

Debating ‘In the new economy, unions will struggle to find a home’ will be Philip Blond, Director, ResPublica; Tim Roache, General Secretary, GMB

Good work

Showcasing our latest research on devolution and answering the question 'what will be the challenges and opportunities for the union movement?’

Innovation and change

‘What do unions need to be digitally successful? An interactive workshop highlighting our recent research plus examples of good data and digital use.

Are we ready for Brexit? The workplace challenge in uncertain times

Exploring the political and economic dimension for unions will be Keir Starmer MP, Frances O'Grady, Neil Gray MP, Vince Cable.

Be part of our conference

Early Bird tickets are now on offer. We also offer organisations numerous ways to be involved in our conference and wider work. If you would like more information, please contact

Event details:

Royal College of Nursing, London

Tue 21 March 2017 10:00 - 16:00

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