Speakers

This year's conference keynotes and topic speakers - find out a little more about them here.

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Prof Lorne Crerar

Chair Highlands and Islands Enterprise (Host)


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Douglas Cowan

HIE Director of Strengthening Communities


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Alex Thomson

Chief Correspondent – Channel 4 News (MC for conference)


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Matthew Taylor

Chief Executive of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA)


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Sarah Skerratt

Director of Policy Engagement, SRUC


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Aileen Campbell MSP

Cabinet Secretary for Communities and Local Government


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Rob Snyder

President of Island Institute, Maine


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Suzanne MacDonald

Island Institute, Maine


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Karen Derrick

Chief Officer Voluntary Action Badenoch and Strathspey


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Irene Warner-Mackintosh

Director Mhor Collective


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Ruairidh Gollan

Director Fèis Rois


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Wallace Hastings

Director Lochaber Environmental Group


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Roger Goodyear MBE

Co-Chair Portsoy Community Enterprise


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Naomi Lillie

Head of Accelerate, The Melting Pot


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Giles Ruck

Chief Executive Foundation Scotland


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Jamie McIntyre

Director Sunart Community Renewables


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Martin Avila

Development Director


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Brian Swinbanks

Chair of the Tobermory Harbour Association


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Harold Goodwin

Founder of ICRTD


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Mike Staples

Chief Executive of Dumfries and Galloway Small Communities Housing Trust


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John Forbes

Highlands Small Communities Housing Trust


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Neil Ferguson

Transport Scotland


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Mark Hull

Community Energy Scotland


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Maria Johansen

Director at Nordland Academy


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Oliver O’Grady

Project Officer at Badenoch Great Places Project


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Margaret Burden

Co-founder of West Oxfordshire Community Transport Ltd


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Kayleigh MacKillop

Manager Pairc Playgroup


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Rebecca Dunphy

Social Enterprise Development Manager


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Zoe Laird

Regional head of communities infrastructure - HIE


SCCS19 is full.

If you have registered for the waiting list already we will be in touch soon to give you an update.  If you are registered and can't attend - please can you cancel your place to free up a space for others? Many thanks.

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