News and views from the British Council for Offices.
7 Jun 2022
See you soon, Manchester!
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app, go to the App Store/Google Play Store and search ‘British
Council for Offices’.Alternatively,
you can scan the
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to you in the 'Know Before You Go' email last week.
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Ahead of their session on 16 June, delegates can submit questions
in advance via the app's 'Q&A' button, with a prize on offer for
the one most thought-provoking. If you spot that someone has
already asked a question you want to see answered, make sure you rate
it to help move it to the top of the list.
Submit questions for all four discussion sessions
now, by downloading the app.
Celebrations, Manchester Central
Kick-start the conference with a drink at
Manchester Central on Tuesday
14 June at 4.15pm, and join the golfers and
NextGen 5k runners to help cheer the cyclists over the
finish line. Cyclists are expected to arrive at Manchester
Central at approximately 4.30pm after a challenging 230 mile
You are welcome to collect your conference badge prior
to their arrival.
The 2022 conference
welcomes you in a Grade I listed masterpiece in the heart of the
Medieval Quarter. Originally a collegiate church in Henry V’s
reign, Manchester Cathedral been a place of welcome and hospitality
for over 1300 years. Join us on
Tuesday 14 June at 6.45pm, and remember
to wear your conference badge.
Every year the
BCO raises money for charity. This is integral to taking part in
the cycling challenge, but we also hope that every delegate will take two minutes to donate
to one of our two mental health charities this year:
photography competition is back, with fantastic cash prizes for the
lucky winners! If you are joining us in Manchester this
June, you could be in with a chance of winning by entering
your best photographs from the event.
As an inclusive competition, open to all conference
attendees from all disciplines and skill levels, we’ve made it
easier than ever to take part, with a choice of three entry
• Instagram with the hashtag #LeadingLightManchester
• The conference app (available soon)
• Or, by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Take a look at some Instagram inspiration from around
For more info and the Competition t’s and c’s, click here.