The 2018 IMA Conference and AGM will be held on Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 May 2018, at the Midland Hotel, Manchester.
This year’s conference theme will be ‘Money advice: credit where credit’s due’
Bookings can be made using the following link: Book a place at IMA Conference 2018
Join us and free-sector advisers, service managers, creditors and policy makers to:
- discuss money advice sector developments
- share best practice
- participate in lively debates
- network with delegates, exhibitors and speakers
While we’re still finalising the programme, we can now announce that there will be expert-led workshop sessions on the following topics:
- Square peg debts
- Debt Relief Orders update
- Support for Mortgage Interest
- Gambling and debt
- Council Tax
- Adviser mental health
- Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims
The conference will also feature our Money Advice Awards ceremony and AGM.
There are a range of delegate passes available, including full conference and day passes. The costs of the various delegate and other packages are as follows: IMA Conference 2018 fees
Further details of the format, times and workshop options will be available in due course – check for updates on our website or follow us on Twitter: @InstituteMA, where we will be using the hashtag #IMAConf18.
If you haven’t attended conference before, here’s what one first-time attendee from 2017 had to say about her experience:
Thanks to the following organisations for sponsoring IMA Conference 2018 and making the event possible:
- Computershare (and Money Adviser of the Year Award)
- Payplan (and Best Partnership Award)
- Phoenix Commercial Collections (and Best Financial Capability Project Award)
Money Advice Awards
The event will also incorporate the IMA Money Advice Awards 2018 which will be presented in the evening of Monday 21 May after the awards dinner.
Accredited IMA members participating in the CPD scheme will earn 4.5 points for each full day of conference they attend.
The popular conference exhibition allows organisations the opportunity to meet and interact with up to 300 free-sector advisers, service managers, creditors and policy makers from a wide range of voluntary, statutory and commercial organisations. For more information click here: Exhibiting at IMA Conference 2018
For information about our 2017 conference, held in Bristol in May, click here.