Day 2 of the Belfast Hills Conference is fully booked. It may be possible that spaces may open up again nearer the time. If you would like to be added to the reserve list please contact


Day two takes the form of discussion groups and field trips particularly aimed at exploring project delivery issues with other organisations who are delivering similar projects.


Day 2   – Thurs 15th March 2018 9.30am to 2.30pm 


Venue- BHP offices – 9 Social Economy Village, Hannahstown Hill, Belfast, BT17 0XS

  • 9-9.30am: Registration, tea/coffee
  • 9.30-9.45am: Welcome, introductions, people to discussion groups
  • 9.45-10.20: Discussion group 1
  • 10.20-10.45: Discussion group 2
  • 10.45-11.30am: Feedback from discussion groups and final summing up
  • 11.30-12noon: Tea/coffee (collect packed lunch)
  • 12noon-2.30pm: Fieldtrips


Discussion groups (pick 2)

  1. Public engagement- community groups, schools, volunteers & hard to reach groups
  2. Monitoring & evaluating-  internal and external evaluation
  3. Legacy planning- scheme legacy, 10 year management and maintenance
  4. Scheme Management- claims, cash flows, match funding, inkind contributions


Field trips with theme (pick 1):

  1. Running a successful volunteering programme (Visit Aughrim & Slievenacloy)
  2. Building paths and building partnerships (Visit Divis)
  3. Working with schools and communities (Visit Ligoniel)