Lancashire Education Forum

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Thursday 09 November 2017, Brockholes Nature Reserve, Preston New Road, Preston, PR5 0AG

8.00am - 10.30am, Thursday 9th November 2017
NEW VENUE: Brockholes Nature Reserve, Preston New Road, Preston, PR5 0AG

This event is now fully booked - to be added to the waiting list please contact Rachael Pickervance on 01254 222388 or email

The Lancashire Education Forum is a popular forum which is held termly and free to attend. The forums are aimed at Head Teachers, School Business Managers, Finance & HR Officers, Senior Leadership Teams and Governors who want to keep up to date with relevant changes and developments in the education sector.

We are keen to deliver the most relevant topics the education sector are looking for and find beneficial, therefore if there are any areas you would like to suggest to us for future forums please do let us know.


08.00am Registration and breakfast

08.30am Welcome

08.35am LASBM Update

08.45am General Data Protection Regulation - Daniel Milnes, Partner, Commercial
Everyone knows the General Data Protection Regulation is coming: but what does it mean and what is the impact for the Education sector? This session will explore the impact of GDPR and give practical tips for steps you can take now to future proof your organisation.

09.30am How will GDPR affect your HR - Ruth Rule-Mullen, Partner, Education
This session will look at the challenges and opportunities presented by the GDPR in Managing HR

09.50am Interactive session
There are a number of legal requirements for obtaining and storing information within the Education sector for both pupils or students and staff. This session will be an opportunity for all attendees to share ideas and knowledge as a "think tank" for developing a practical checklist to assist in identifying how to deal such information with the new rules.

10.20am Questions

10.30am Close

Please note the change of venue to Brockholes Nature Reserve.

SAVE THE DATE - The following education forums are held at Brockholes Nature Reserve on the below dates, a full programme will be sent out nearer the time.

Wednesday 21st February 2018

Thursday 10th May 2018