ADEPT Conferences

 ADEPT Spring Conference - NOW ONLINE!

Following the cancellation of this year’s Spring Conference and Annual Awards dinner on 21 May we can confirm that there will be an online conference and AGM taking place on Thursday 21 May, via Zoom.

Anyone wishing to attend must register, in order that we can send the Zoom link to all attendees. To register for the conference please click here to send an email to the ADEPT inbox.

The conference will focus on Coronavirus, climate change and an inclusive economy and will feature speakers from Localis, MHCLG, Friends of the Earth, ADPH and Cheshire and Warrington LEP, as well as breakout workshops to discuss the transition to a new normal - please click here to see the full agenda.

The President’s Awards will now be presented during the Autumn Conference dinner (Thursday 5 November). Entrance to the awards remains open, with a new deadline for submissions of Friday 18 September. You can find out more information and download an entry form here.



Traffex: Seeing is believing

Unfortunately due to the current situation with COVID-19 the decision has been taken to cancel this event, which was due to take place on 24 & 25 June.

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LGC Climate Change 2020 

ADEPT is pleased to be a partner of LGC Climate Change 2020, which is due to take place on Wednesday 16 September at the Midland Hotel, Manchester.

With 265 councils having declared a climate emergency, now is the time for you to focus on practical solutions and learn from your peers who are implementing innovative ideas. Discover how councils have transformed their services to meet the needs of the sustainability agenda. Uncover how the latest technological advances can help your organisation. Learn from the latest academic research, understand the metrics behind it and how it can be measured in your area.

This one-day event will enable you to build better ways of delivering core services that achieve the climate change agenda in your area, making a huge difference to the quality of life in your community.

ADEPT members benefit from a £100 discount off the standard rate when quoting DIS-ADEPT-1.

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To book your place email [email protected] or call 020 3953 2116 and quote DIS-ADEPT-1.


ADEPT National Traffic Managers' Conference

Following the success of our inaugural event, we will be returning to Leicester Tigers Rugby Club, Welford Road for the 2nd National Traffic Managers' Conference on Wednesday 7 October 2020. 

Bookings will be opened later in the year and more information will be available shortly.

If you are interested in a sponsorship or exhibition package please see details here.


ADEPT Autumn Conference

For this year's Autumn Conference we will be returning to the beautiful historic city of Bath on 5/6 November.

Due to the cancellation of this year's Spring Conference this event will now include the Annual President's Awards dinner.

Bookings will be opened later in the year and more information will be available shortly.


Live Labs Expo

The very first Live Labs Expo has been confirmed and will take place on Wednesday 2 December at Derby County FC, Pride Park, Derby.

More information on the expo, including how to reserve your place, will be available soon.

If you would like to find out about sponsorship and exhibiting opportunities please email [email protected].