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Inclusive volunteering, Inspiring participation, September 2018
Emotionally challenging situations and difficult conversations, July 2018
New Approaches to Involving & Engaging Volunteers, June 2018
Rewards and Recognition: Encourage; Support; Improve!, May 2018
Volunteering for all: Measuring the Health and Wellbeing Benefits, March 2018

Talks and presentations as listed by event, in date order.

AVM is working through our archive to add captions and create transcripts of our previous event videos.

SessionEvent
‘Fed up of saying ‘What about the volunteers?’ for what feels like the millionth time?’
Alan Murray
Leading Change, May 2020
‘Moving volunteer training online’
Emily Hughes
Leading Change, May 2020
‘Volunteering and Covid-19: Responding quickly to changing need’
Andy Broomhead
Leading Change, May 2020
‘Attracting and recruiting younger people into volunteering from disadvantaged backgrounds’ (pdf slides only)
Sue Heritage
AVM Conference, October 2019
‘Be More parkrun’ (pdf slides only)
Helen Timbrell
AVM Conference, October 2019
‘Be More Pirate’​
Alex Barker
AVM Conference, October 2019
‘From mass-participation mega-event to people-powered movement’ (pdf slides only)
Shaun Crummey
AVM Conference, October 2019
‘In conversation with…’
Karl Wilding, Chief Executive, NCVO
AVM Conference, October 2019
‘Managing remote volunteers – building relationships and engagement with remote volunteers’ (pdf slides only)
Alan Bennett
AVM Conference, October 2019
‘Volunteers and the Law: Key Topics’ (pdf slides only)
Mark Restall
AVM Conference, October 2019
‘What leaders of volunteer engagement can learn from Pete Tong?’ (pdf slides only)
Rob Jackson
AVM Conference, October 2019
‘Wisdom for the Wise Volunteer Manager’ (pdf slides only)
Sally Seddon and Jen Stoneman
AVM Conference, October 2019
‘Developing your journey as a volunteer manager’ (pdf slides only)
Mel Merrill
Back to School, September 2019
‘Generation change – how student volunteers can transform your work’ (pdf slides only)
Mariana Rocha and David Coles
Back to School, September 2019
‘No more status quo – challenging our practice to promote diversity’ (pdf slides only)
Sarah Latto
Back to School, September 2019
‘The Benefits of Digital Volunteering’
Lauren Hogan
Back to School, September 2019
‘Designer training – how co-production with volunteers secured funding’ (pdf slides only)
Rebecca Turner
Grand Design, July 2019
‘Safety in numbers – from pop quizzes to designing influential surveys’ (pdf slides only)
James Needham
Grand Design, July 2019
‘How to stay in control when managing risk’ (pdf slides only)
Catherine Bartlett
Risk Factor, May 2019
‘Risky Business – Flexible volunteering in archaeology’ (pdf slides only)
Helen Johnston
Risk Factor, May 2019
‘A view from the top: from influential volunteer management to leading organisational change as a CEO’ (pdf slides only)
Clare Burgess
In volunteers we trust, May 2019
‘Level up: gaining buy-in for a volunteer programme’ (pdf slides only)
Charlotte Witteridge
In volunteers we trust, May 2019
‘Is community engagement the answer to volunteering’s diversity and recruitment challenges?’ (pdf slides only)
Stephen Dale
Forging Connections, June 2019
‘Most Significant Change – using stories to demonstrate your impact’ (pdf slides only)
Piers Cardiff
Forging Connections, June 2019
‘Now we’re talking – transforming digital volunteering communications’ (pdf slides only)
Jo Keller
Forging Connections, June 2019
‘Thinking Outside of The Box – growing a small charity’s volunteering through marketing a new approach’ (pdf slides only)
Sofia Carosi
Forging Connections, June 2019
‘Futurology: The UK trends that may impact Volunteering by 2030’ (pdf slides only)
Tiger de Souza
AVM Conference, October 2018
‘Building confidence for volunteers with support needs’ (pdf slides only)
Fleur Donnelly-Jackson and Walney Virgilio
AVM Conference, October 2018
‘So you think you want a volunteer management system?’ (pdf slides only)
Wendy Halley
AVM Conference, October 2018
‘Putting Volunteering at Our Heart: England Athletics Strategy’ (pdf slides only)
Chris Jones
AVM Conference, October 2018
‘Research partnerships – volunteering and academia working together’ (pdf slides only)
Geoff Nichols
AVM Conference, October 2018
‘Mindfulness and Resilience​’ (pdf slides only)
Sherie Olmstead
AVM Conference, October 2018
‘Leadership with impact’ (pdf slides only)
Sherie Olmstead
AVM Conference, October 2018
‘How to have difficult conversations’ (pdf slides only)
Mandy Rutter
AVM Conference, October 2018
‘Getting past Groundhog Day: Why our leadership needs to change the conversations we’re having about volunteering’ (pdf slides only)
Helen Timbrell
AVM Conference, October 2018
‘Organisational Values and Volunteering’ (pdf slides only)
Anne-Marie Zaritsky and Sara Sheard
AVM Conference, October 2018
‘Our journey so far’
Andrew Broomhead
The end of the committee? Volunteering structures in a changing world, October 2018
‘Revolutionising local committee leadership in netball’
Laura Elson
The end of the committee? Volunteering structures in a changing world, October 2018
‘IT’s just paper and pens!’ (pdf slides only)
Wendy Halley
The end of the committee? Volunteering structures in a changing world, October 2018
‘Diversity New perspective on measuring wellbeing’
Will Watt
Volunteering for all: Measuring the Health and Wellbeing Benefits, March 2018
‘Is volunteering good for your health?’
Beccy Bracey, Jenny Salton and Catherine Bradley
Volunteering for all: Measuring the Health and Wellbeing Benefits, March 2018
‘The “IF: Volunteering for wellbeing” project’
Emma Horridge and Lee Ashworth
Volunteering for all: Measuring the Health and Wellbeing Benefits, March 2018
‘Working with younger volunteers’
Wendy Hunwick-Brown
Volunteering for all: Measuring the Health and Wellbeing Benefits, March 2018
Attracting LGBT volunteers’
Geraldine McCarthy
Diversity in Volunteering: Attracting different demographics, February 2018
‘Inclusivity in volunteering’
Charlotte Handel and Rupal Karia
Diversity in Volunteering: Attracting different demographics, February 2018
‘Diversity in Sports Volunteering’
Jenny Betteridge
Diversity in Volunteering: Attracting different demographics, February 2018
‘Older volunteers make great sense!’
Bryan Precious
Diversity in Volunteering: Attracting different demographics, February 2018
‘Welcoming younger volunteers’
Matilda Wallis
Diversity in Volunteering: Attracting different demographics, February 2018
‘Dealing with an Enforcement Notice’
Kate Adams
GDPR & IG – What will be the impact and are we ready for it?, January 2018
‘GDPR – legal overview’
Paul Jennings
GDPR & IG – What will be the impact and are we ready for it?, January 2018
‘One year into RNLI’s GDPR journey’
Tom Payne and Esme Chapman
GDPR & IG – What will be the impact and are we ready for it?, January 2018
‘What makes good e-learning, and how can we apply this to our limited budgets?’
Daisy Charlton
Exploring Digital Technology for Volunteer Management, December 2017
‘How to run a webinar’
Ed Shrager
Exploring Digital Technology for Volunteer Management, December 2017
‘Developing volunteer-led management across a movement’
Julie Bentley
AVM Conference, October 2017
‘National Service for the UK? What the government’s independent Youth Full-Time Social Action Review might mean for full-time volunteers’
James Probert
AVM Conference, October 2017
‘The Role of CEOs’
Vicky Browning
AVM Conference, October 2017
‘Combining the power of sport with volunteering’
Jenny Betteridge
Winning in Volunteer Management: Working together, what can we achieve?, September 2017
‘Sport volunteering academic research’
Dr Fiona Reid and Dr Lindsay Findlay-King
Winning in Volunteer Management: Working together, what can we achieve?, September 2017
‘Volunteer Management in Sport vs the Charity Sector’
Kerry Marland and Alex Beaumont
Winning in Volunteer Management: Working together, what can we achieve?, September 2017
‘Attracting great volunteers’
Stephen Hill
Meaningful Engagement Begins With Recruitment, July 2017
‘Getting your house in order: five steps to being volunteer-ready’
Hazel Finney
Meaningful Engagement Begins With Recruitment, July 2017