3rd-4th December 2019, The NEC, Birmingham

About the event


Hosted by the YJB, the Youth Justice Convention is the annual event for all those working in the youth justice system, in particular managers, professionals, practitioners and policy makers. This year's title is: Youth Justice Convention 2019: Working together, making a difference

Key topics confirmed for this year:

  • Serious youth violence: a public health approach
  • Education: opportunities for every child
  • Fresh perspectives: hear from children and young people who are improving the system
  • Effective early intervention to prevent offending – the new Youth Endowment Fund

Confirmed speakers for the 19th Annual Youth Justice Convention:

  • Lib Peck, Director, Violence Reduction Unit, Mayor of London
  • Jane O'Brien, Director of Evidence, The Youth Endowment Fund
  • Donna Molloy, Director of Policy and Practice, The Early Intervention Foundation 
  • More tbc 

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Who attends?

Heads of Education - Heads of Community Safety - Heads of Service - Heads of Youth Justice - Heads of Youth Offending Service - Managing Directors - Operational Managers - Resettlement Managers - Restorative Justice Managers - Service Managers - Team Managers - YOS Managers - YOT Managers - Youth Facilitators - Youth Justice Officers


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