Conference: "Operations Management in the Third Sector”
20th March 2013
University Business School (LUBS)
Registration open, coffee/tea available
Welcome by Professor Nigel Lockett (Head of the Management Division, Leeds
University Business School - LUBS and Chair of the Board of Trustees for
Plenary Opening the Conference by Professor Stephen Osborne (University of
Edinburgh): "Can the Third Sector survive the recession: Evidence from
Dr Tom Burgess (Head of the Technology and Innovation Group, LUBS)
Keynote address by Mr Graham Manville (University of Southampton): "Case Study:
Measuring Performance in Third Sector Housing Associations”
Professor Margaret Taylor (University of Bradford)
Chair: Professor Zoe Radnor (Loughborough University)
Dr Claire Moxham, University of Liverpool: "Closing the loop or ticking the
box? Examining third sector performance measurement”.
Mr Max Moullin, South Yorkshire Centre for Quality and Performance: "Improving
third sector quality and performance with the Public Sector Scorecard”.
Mr Omar Al-Tabbaa, University of Leeds: "A strategy to create value:
Keynote address by Professor Fiona Lettice (University of East Anglia): "Social
Innovation – Challenges and Themes”
Professor Andrew Taylor (University of Bradford)
presentations Chair: Dr
Eleanor Burt (University of St Andrews)
Ms Katherine William-Powlett, ex-National Council for Voluntary Organisations –
NCVO: "Trustees: A Help or a Hindrance to Innovation”.
Dr Nabeel Al Ramadhani, President of the Human Relief Foundation: "Ethos and
and values in the Operation Management of the Third Sector”.
Ms Alison Lowe, Chief Executive of Touchstone: "Strategically relevant, locally
Mr Andy Simpson, Chief Executive of Doncaster Refurnish: "” (title tbc).
"Organisational Resilience in an Age of Austerity”, Ms Eve Coles, LUBS /
"The operational alignment of quality, performance and outcomes”, Ms Taira
Kayani, Burley Lodge Centre
Chair: Prof. Chee Wong
"News engagement with the third sector”, Dr Gary Graham (LUBS) and Dr Anita
Greenhill (Manchester Business School).
Keynote address by Dr Rob Wilson (Newcastle University Business School):
"Quality in the Third Sector. What is being measured, by whom, by what means,
and for what purpose”
Chair: Ms Olga Matthias (University of Bradford)
Wine/drinks Reception for all delegates
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