Keynotes & Presentations

2017

2016

Ethics: The truth and the demands of public reason

Solace Summit, Gateshead. October 2016

 

Future skills for London leaders

March 2016

 

UK local government overview

February 2016

2015

Re-imagining Birmingham

November 2015

 

People Management at LGA

October 2015

 

10 Leadership Lessons

Belfast, October 2015

 

Social Diversity at ICMA in Seattle

September 2015

 

LGC Summit

Sept 2015

 

Annual Leadership Institute Seattle

September 2015

 

High Performing Councils in Cardiff

July 2015

 

Performance at London Fire Brigade

April 2015

 

Public Leadership in Melbourne

February 2015

 

Re-imagining Government in Hobart

February 2015

2014 and before

Local Leadership and Risk

CIPFA annual conference, July 2014

 

Doing things Differently

Cardiff Public Services Summit, June 2014

 

The dynamics of London & people based approaches to organisational change

A talk to London chief executives at IfG, March 2014

 

Managing the Gap

Keynote presentation to SOLGM conference, Wellington, New Zealand, June 2014

 

Skills for the future

A presentation in Wellington, New Zealand for SOLGM, November 2013

 

Sources and sites of economic growth

A presentation on local economic approaches to growth, October 2013

 

Peer based learning & improvement

A presentation for local government peer review teams, October 2013

 

Using design to remain relevant

A talk on service design and local government at the LGA, September 2013

 

A stance for leading others

A talk on the essence of public sector managerial leadership, Solace at Sunningdale, July 2013

 

Be good to do good

A talk on performance improvement at the LGA, June 2013

 

Solace Master Class: Public Sector Leadership

February 2013

 

Using the Public Triangle to Build Trust: Barry Quirk & John Nalbandian

ICMA, October 2012

 

Leading and Managing in the "New Normal"

Cornwall Council, Truro Cornwall, March 2012,

 

The Geography of Governing

LGA Leadership of Place conference, Birmingham, February 2012

 

Public Leadership in Challenging Times

LGA Leeds Castle leadership programme, Birmingham, October 2011

 

Design and service supply in local government

Design for Growth Summit, Design Council, London, June 2011

 

Risky Business

LGA Annual Conference, Birmingham, June 2011

 

Progress carefully, but always progress

Chief Finance Officer Summit, CIPFA, London, June 2011

 

The Character of Change

Further Education Leaders' Conference, London, April 2011

 

The defining characteristics of high performing public service organisations

Holyrood conference, Edinburgh, March 2011

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