Academy for Social Justice Commissioning events

Details of the Academy for Justice Commissioning’s events programme and presentations from previous events.

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Our events programme includes monthly evening seminars with guest speakers, which take place in Bristol, Leeds, London and Manchester.

We also hold ad hoc workshops and a commissioning-themed annual conference.

All our events are free to attend and they offer the opportunity to network and share best practice with your commissioning colleagues.

You must be a member of the Academy for Social Justice Commissioning to attend these events. Membership and services are free - simply complete the member registration form under our Membership section.

To register for an event, please email your details to

Academy events coming up

Past event information and presentations

An overview of each seminar with:

  • details of speakers
  • presentations
  1. London seminar: Commissioning to eradicate County Lines
  2. Manchester seminar: Offender to Entrepreneur
  3. London seminar: How is the criminal justice voluntary sector faring? (5 Dec, 2018)
  4. Bristol seminar: Integration of Services between NHS England and the Police and Crime Commissioner for Avon and Somerset
  5. Leeds seminar; Overcoming the barriers to change for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic young offenders
  6. Manchester seminar: Complex commissioning for complex needs
  7. Manchester seminar: Fulfilling the legacy of the Stephen Lawrence inquiry report – twenty years on (16 Oct, 2018)
  8. Bristol seminar: Understanding and use of trauma informed practice
  9. Manchester seminar - Engaging offenders: (13 Sept 2018)
  10. London seminar: What would it take to end homelessness? (11 Sept, 2018)
  11. Leeds seminar: Complex commissioning for complex needs (6 Sept, 2018)
  12. Leeds seminar: Under represented, Under pressure and Under resourced (5 July 2018)
  13. London Seminar: Understanding outcomes, measures and metrics (3 July, 2018)
  14. Bristol seminar: Complex commissioning for complex needs (26 June, 2018)
  15. London seminar: Complex commissioning for complex needs
  16. London seminar - The Lammy Review: bringing to life recommendations 31 and 32
  17. Manchester seminar: Innovation to increase the use of community sentence treatment requirements
  18. Bristol seminar: We need to talk about Women
  19. Manchester seminar: Outcomes-based Commissioning: Learning from Payment by Results and Social Impact Bonds
  20. London Seminar: Co-commissioning a devolved Work and Health Programme in London (22 Mar 2018)
  21. Manchester seminar:Reflections on the delivery of probation services and the commissioning of probation services
  22. Bristol seminar: Transformational change for people with complex needs: Whole systems for whole people
  23. Conference: Valuing Commissioning? Commissioning Value? slidepack (15 November, 2017)
Published 11 January 2017