The Institute's Annual National Training Day will take place at the Crowne Plaza, Stratford-upon-Avon on Wednesday 21st June 2017.The aim of the day is to provide a valuable learning and discussion opportunity for everyone involved within the licensing field, and to increase understanding and promote discussion in relation to the subject areas and the impact of forthcoming changes and recent case law.The hotel is set amid landscaped gardens beside the River Avon, 20 miles from Birmingham Airport (BHX) and 10 minutes off the M40 motorway. There is plentiful, free on-site parking and the town centre is a two-minute walk away. Stratford-upon-Avon railway station is only a mile away, with frequent trains to London and Birmingham.This years IoL National Training Day will include the following speakers:Daniel Davies - IoL ChairmanPhilip Kolvin QC, Cornerstone Barristers & Chair of Nighttime CommissionPeter Marks, CEO Deltic Group & Toby Smith, CEO Novus LeisureJames Button, James Button & CoSarah Clover, King's ChambersSusanna Fitzgerald QC, One Essex CourtGary Grant, Francis Taylor BuildingsDEFRAHome OfficeGambling CommissionDelegates can choose to stay the night before, joining us for a barbeque and boat trip. A great networking opportunity. The non-member fee includes complimentary membership for 2017/18. The Institute of Licensing acredits this training for 5 hours CPD.
Programme09.00 Arrival and Registration09.30 Opening and Welcome - Dan Davies - Chair of IoL09.50 The First 6 Months as Chair of the Nighttime Commission - Philip Kolvin QC, IoL Patron10.35 Peter Marks - CEO Deltic Group & Toby Smith - CEO Novus Leisure - Partnership Working and Social Responsibility11.20 Tea/Coffee11.40 TAXI's - James Button, James Button and Co or Animal Welfare - Andy Howarth, DEFRA and Mark Berry, Stockton Borough Council12.25 Scrap Metal - James Button, James Button & Co or Gambling Commission Update13.10 LUNCH14.00 Case Law Update - Sarah Clover, King's Chambers & Susanna Fitzgerald QC, One Essex Court14.45 Tea/Coffee15.00 Home Office Update15.45 Gary Grant, Francis Taylor Building - Licensing reforms in the Policing and Crime Act 201716.30 Close