Annual Seminar 2015


The Public Service People Manager’s Association (PPMA) is delighted to announce their popular annual seminar is returning to Bristol for 2015

16th and 17th April 2015 – Thistle Grand Hotel – Bristol

This prestigious event is celebrating PPMA’s Ruby anniversary, and will recognise 40 years of progress, celebrate the achievements of members and partners, and look forward to equipping the workforce of the future.

The seminar is ideal for HR and OD practitioners of all levels from across public services, and will showcase the latest thinking in the sector and offer the opportunity for creative thinking and high quality networking with colleagues, partners, sponsors and speakers. The seminar programme will offer powerful case studies, master classes and thought pieces balanced with the opportunity to challenge and plan your own strategic thinking.

We already have some high profile key speakers confirmed including:

Cllr George Ferguson Mayor of Bristol  
Peter Cheese Chief Executive CIPD
Naomi Stanford Organisation Design Consultant/Author  
Richard Billingham Director of HR  Bristol City Council
Mark Rogers Chief Executive  Birmingham City Council
Paul Taylor Director of OD NHS Employers
Dave Coplin Chief Envisioning Officer Microsoft


To get access your 10%  early bird discount visit the Book your place page to download the booking form. Please attach and return your booking form to by 31st January 2015

if you are interested in exhibiting at the seminar please contact

  • Smart Search
  • Gatenby Sanderson
  • Mercer
  • Jobs go Public
  • Success Factors
  • The Development Company
  • DAC Beachcroft
  • Green Park
  • ManpowerGroup
  • Ernst & Young
  • Croner
  • CIPD
  • Learning Pool
  • Havas People
  • LPFA
  • Chartered Management Institute
  • Penna
  • National Autistic Society
  • energiseYou
  • Serco
  • TMP Worldwide
  • Institute of Employment
  • LGE
  • Guardian Jobs
  • Solace Enterprises
  • The MJ
  • LocalGov