Current Sponsors

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Our Platinum Sponsors

Clear Review

Clear Review have helped more than 160 organisations make the shift away from annual appraisals with our expertise and new breed of simple performance management software. Our technology is all about creating ongoing, meaningful performance and development conversations. This is achieved by leveraging the 3 core pillars of performance management. We understand that once a year, or even quarterly – you need to gather key data about your talent to inform pay and promotion decisions. Talent Snapshots achieves that more quickly and efficiently than admin-heavy appraisal forms.


Matrix SCM specialises in the provision of tailored supply chain management solutions
to the public sector. Through a combination of our people, process and technology, we streamline the process of recruiting agency staff.


Neyber provide financial wellbeing solutions as a free staff benefit. Our mission is to give hard-working people access to practical online tools, education and fairer finance, when they want to borrow and save money. We partner with organisations to offer staff access to affordable borrowing with repayments taken directly from salaries – all at no cost, or risk to their employer. Staff also access online content in the form of videos, podcasts and blogs to help improve their financial resilience. Neyber believe financial wellbeing is a vital component of any wellbeing strategy to drive staff engagement, increase productivity and reduce stress.


We’re your expert global partner who’ll find, excite and secure the people (from students to executives), who will bring you success.


Emerging technologies are disrupting old paradigms and unleashing new opportunities. Oracle has embedded innovative technologies in every aspect of our cloud, enabling companies to reimagine their businesses, processes, and experiences.

With the introduction of Oracle Autonomous Database, the industry’s only self-driving, self-securing, and self-repairing database, Oracle is again revolutionizing how data is managed. Oracle is the #1 provider of business software, with a broad portfolio of solutions for companies of all sizes. Today, 430,000 customers in 175 countries use Oracle technologies to seize business opportunities and solve real, tangible challenges.

Crown Commercial Services

The Crown Commercial Service (CCS) brings together policy, advice and direct buying; providing commercial services to the public sector and saving money for the taxpayer.

CCS is an executive agency, sponsored by the Cabinet Office.

Our Gold Sponsors


Iken is the knowledge management platform that brings everyone and everything together to enable teams to work more effectively.

Our evolution

Founded in 1992 on the commitment to create a flexible software solution to support knowledge workers, Iken has grown from strength-to-strength. From the foundations set out by co-founders Andrew Chester and Elizabeth Miles, we have built a robust solution, a loyal customer base and international recognition.

Our commitment

Iken is a proudly independent software house and an ethical tech business. We believe in making work a fair and enjoyable place to be and maintain our family-run business ethos. We are proud to be based in Bristol and work to give back to the community around us.


MHR’s solutions help you to embrace the operational and strategic challenges facing your people and organisations. We cover talent management, HR, payroll and business  analytics. Our award winning iTrent software can move your business forward.

The MJ

The MJ is the leading weekly news magazine for UK local government and the market leader for senior local government recruitment advertising, read by senior council executives, leading councillors and their suppliers across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.


For over 40 years Solace has been UK’s representative body for public sector Chief Executives and senior managers.

Local Government Association

We are a political organisation because it is our elected representatives from all different political parties that direct the organisation through our boards and panels. However, we always strive to agree a common cross-party position on issues and to speak with one voice on behalf of local government.

We aim to set the political agenda and speak in the national media on the issues that matter to council members. The LG Group covers every part of England and Wales and includes county and district councils, metropolitan and unitary councils, London boroughs, Welsh unitary councils, fire, police, national park and passenger transport authorities.

We also work with the individual political parties through the political group offices.

Public Sector Show

The must-attend national event for delivering smarter, better and more efficient public services. In a challenging environment of budget cuts, political uncertainty, and an ever-growing population, PSS empowers those responsible to deliver smarter, better and more efficient publicservices.

Our Silver Sponsors


For more than 30 years Capita has been working across the public and private sectors, solving the complex challenges of our clients, increasing productivity, enhancing their use of technology and data, improving customer and public services and adding value to the UK and local economies.

We do this by combining our talent, creativity, software, technology and innovation with sector knowledge and proven skills and expertise underpinned by our scaled operational platforms.

We have over 63,000 talented, committed and engaged employees, who are essential to delivering business critical services and solutions across all our markets.

We work with clients across a range of sectors, including local government, central government, education, transport, health, life and pensions, insurance, and other private sector organisations.

Osborne Thomas

Osborne Thomas is a bright, innovative provider of recruitment solutions to the public and private sector. These include local government, housing associations, healthcare and emergency services, as well as blue chip private sector companies such as the BBC and FTSE 100-listed Capita plc. Our clients say that we stand out both through sheer competence and the rare distinction of being fun to work with!

Green Park

At Green Park, we’re proud of helping Authorities shape their futures and meet their interim and permanent executive resourcing objectives.

Hampton’s Resourcing

Based in Warwickshire, Hampton’s Resourcing was founded by Gary McPhee and Simon Ray in 2013. With over 25 years’ combined executive recruitment experience we realised the social care sector was missing a specialist provider who fully understood the intricacies and challenges at an executive level within both children’s and adults’ social care services. We became that provider.

Our Conference Sponsors

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The Public Services People Managers Association (PPMA) is the first choice association for people professionals in public services.

We are a collective voice for a highly qualified, passionate, committed and diverse public services HR and OD community. We play a critical role in influencing key decision-makers and stakeholders involved in people management and workforce issues.


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Our Regions

First and foremost PPMA is proud to be a membership organisation.

As such, the needs of our members comes first together with our sponsors and other partners, we work to develop offerings that ensure that our membership offering remains fit for purpose and offers great value for money.


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The Knowledge Bank

The PPMA Knowledge Bank is a members only resource offering access to a wealth of best practice information, including case studies, toolkits, PPMA and Sponsor thought leadership papers, that you can use in your day to day practice.

Click below to access our membership joining pages and select the right membership for you.