NYCI Annual Conference 2016: Talking Cents
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NYCI Annual Conference 2016: Talking Cents

NYCI Annual Conference 2016: Talking Cents

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Dublin Castle

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“How to secure investment and funding to enhance the delivery of quality youth work in a changing public policy context”

At this year's event you'll get the chance to join CEOs, managers, youth workers, funders and others with an interest in the youth sector to explore the opportunities and challenges confronting the sector in light of a range of public policy developments. The conference will examine sources of additional funding, consider some of the ethical dimensions, provide advice and guidance on increasing investment in the youth sector, a forum for reflection and discussion and an update on the NYCI youth work funding campaign.


PROGRAMME

9:30 – 10:00

Registration & networking: tea and coffee on arrival

10:00 – 10:15

Welcome: Ian Power, NYCI President

10:15-11:30

Perspectives from the statutory sector

  • Ms Bernie Mc Nally, Assistant Secretary at the Department for Children and Youth Affairs
  • Mr Martin Quigley, Monitoring, Analysis and Outcome Unit Lead, Pobal
  • Mr David Treacy, Education Officer, City of Dublin Education and Training Board

Objective: Statutory sector representatives to provide an overview of the public policy context, in particular to focus on issues for the youth work sector such as VFM, impact assessment and Commissioning. Also to provide some feedback and insight on funding proposals/applications from the sector.


11:30 – 11:45

Tea/coffee & networking break

11:45-13:00

Perspective of the business community/philanthropic sector

Interactive panel discussion with questions from floor.

  • Ms Eilis Murray, CEO, Philanthropy Ireland
  • Ms Sabine Cotter, Head of Grants and Programmes, Irish Youth Foundation

Objective: Representatives from the business/philanthropic sectors to provide insight into principles and practice underpinning decisions to fund particular organisations/projects. To discuss what they are looking for and to share experiences of engaging with the youth sector to date.

13.00 - 14.00

Networking lunch

14:00 – 15:00

Fundraising debate 'Philanthropy or Foolanthrophy?'

“This house believes that in an era of limited resources, youth organisations should accept funding from all legitimate sources irrespective of the ethical considerations?”

15:00 – 16:00

Presentation and discussion on NYCI Funding Campaign

This session will provide an overview of NYCI funding campaign and dentify the actions which participants can undertake in their own organisations.

16:00 – 16:30

Ministerial Contribution

Closing Remarks: Ian Power, NYCI President

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