Public Sector Communications Academy, 2017

Wednesday 18 & Thursday 19 October 2017

Sign up now to this year's Academy - taking place on Wednesday 18th and Thursday 19th October in Leeds at Cloth Hall Court. 

Simon Jones, Chair of LGcomms, explains why this year will be bigger and better than ever in his latest blog. 

Check back here for more information about Academy 2017 and how you can customise your trip to make it the perfect learning opportunity for both yourself and your team.

Confirmed speakers so far include:

  • Alex Aiken, Executive Director of Government Communications,
  • Sarah Pinch, MD Pinch Point Communications, 2015 CIPR President

  • Sarah Hall, #FuturePRoof founder, PR agency owner and CIPR President-Elect

  • Kristal Ireland, Head of Ecommerce and Retail, Virgin Trains East Cost and

  • Poli Stuart-Lacey, Director of Communications HMRC
  • Mark Fletcher-Brown, Director, Reputation Counsel
  • Tony Quinlan, Chief Storyteller, Narrate Consulting

Book your spot now


LGcomms members

Non-members, -public and voluntary

Non-members, - private sector 

1 day £175 £305 £500
Full Academy
(2 days)
£260 £385 £750

If you're not sure if you have renewed your membership for the current 17/18 year then please contact the team on