November 26th 2019 | COSLA Conference Centre

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Tuesday, 26 November, 2019

09:00

Registration, Exhibition and Refreshments

09:45

Opening remarks from the Chair

 

Session 1: Freedom of Information in 2019: a review of policy and practice

 

09:50

Minister’s opening remarks

Graeme Dey MSP, Minister for Parliamentary Business and Veterans, The Scottish Government

10:00

Questions to the Minister

10:10

Opening remarks from the Scottish Information Commissioner

Comments on the year past and the year ahead.

Daren Fitzhenry, Scottish Information Commissioner 

10:20

Questions to the Scottish Information Commissioner

10:30

10:50

11:00

Refreshments

11:15  Session 2: Masterclasses

Delegates will have the choice of which two 45-minute workshops to attend, in advance of the event you will regsiter for your preferred session to ensure that the themes align with the key issues you want answers to. 

You can choose from our three Masterclasses

Through a series of masterclasses delegates will be able to explore best practice in freedom of information.

Masterclass A: 

Masterclass B:

Masterclass C: , University of Dundee

12:50

Lunch

Session 3

13:30

13:50

14:10

14:20

Quick-fire table discussions followed by questions to Session 3 speakers

14:50

Refreshments and Networking

Session 4

15:05

15:25

15:45

16:05

Questions and discussion

16:20

Closing remarks from the chair

16:30

Close of conference