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26th June 2017 Annual GCA Conference 26/06

During the conference I will be reporting on the previous year’s GCA activities, YouGov will present the results of my annual survey and there will be a workshop for suppliers to share information with me.

The conference will be held at Church House Conference Centre, Dean’s Yard, Westminster SW1P 3NZ. 

This conference is free of charge, to register please visit the GCA website.



19th June 2017 MDS Meet the Trainees and IGD MasterClass

A twice yearly opportunity for MDS members to meet the trainees.

Trainees present for one minute what they are looking for in their next secondment. There is a book of all their summary CVs.

Members give a short overview of the secondments they are offering.

IGD will run a Masterclass afterwards. 


Old Barn Peterborough


6th May 2016 Honorary Professorship from Harper Adams University

I have been awarded an Honorary Professorship which entails giving a couple of lectures a year at the University: I am humbled by the honour and pleased to maintain an ongoing link with the University.

Until the end of April I was a Governor but felt I no longer had time to do this role justice: there is also a potential conflict in that Harper Adams accredits the MDS Post Graduate Certificate.

I will continue to support Harper Adams University which this year was voted Number One in the WhatUni Awards!