After the formalities of the AGM there is a two course lunch and an interesting afternoon programme to look forward to.
Annual General Meeting – 2017
This year, our AGM and Conference was held on Thursday 15 June, at the King’s Fund in London. The day’s events included the Annual General Meeting in the morning, a subsidised buffet lunch which costs £10 for Members and £15 for Guests, and we held our Conference in the afternoon. Talks were presented by Medical Advisor Dr Wendy Holden, on ‘Looking after your bones’; Director of Therapies Matthew Rogers on ‘Breathe Easy: using breathing techniques for pain management’; Guest Speaker Don Redding, Director of Policy for National Voices, on ‘Self-Management: what it is and how should it be supported’; and an Exercise Session by Matthew Rogers and Registered Dietitian Martin Lau.
Annual General Meeting – 2016
Last year, our AGM and Conference was held on Thursday 23 June, at the King’s Fund in London. We provided a subsidised buffet lunch which costs £10 for members and £15 for non-members.
Annual General Meeting – 2015
The 2015 AGM and Conference was held on Thursday 18 June at the Kings Fund in London. It was a significant day for Arthritis Action as it was used to unveil our new logo and share our plans for the future.
Highlights of the event also included a keynote speech by Liam O’Toole, the Chief Executive of Arthritis Research, and a presentation by Alpa Virdi of Spotlight Market Research of the results of our research study into the views and needs of people with arthritis undertaken in 2014, which Arthritis Action has been using to inform the development of its programme.