Our conference this year is being held in Bristol, the Holiday Inn, Filton Road on the 21st and 22nd November with the sponsored Drinks Reception and Awards Ceremony taking place on the evening of the 21st.

The programme this year has a wide range of workshops and a number of speakers. Paul Turrell, Chief Executive Runnymede Borough Council will be discussing with us Place Shaping and Commercialism, we will also be joined by Robin Hambleton, Emeritus Professor of City Leadership at the University of the West of England and we have invited back Steve Head our motivational speaker after his well received workshop last year. Question Time is also popular and Peter Stanyon for the AEA will be chairing a Panel and the main event the ADSO Annual General Meeting.

A more detailed programme can be found here:

2019 Conference programme

extension: pdf


Bookings are now closed. If you are interested in attending please contact Sarah Hawkins info@adso.co.uk 

Hotel reservations with the Holiday Inn

Please note that accommodation has to be booked separately, delegates will need to phone the hotel reservations team and provide the block code AMN. This will access the bedrooms agreed price of £99 on Thursday 21st which includes breakfast. The reservations direct number is 0117 910 4268.


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