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90 Day countdown to May 2017 Council Elections: Bring your team!
ASLDC's Kickstart 2 election planning and campaigning event will be held Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th February in Perth.
Kickstart 2 has been expanded at campaigners request to ease travelling and expand the program.
The Friday evening sessions will be one on one mentoring sessions for those will be followed by the option of a meal and social event. There is a special hotel rate of £45 per night for bed and breakfast for the Friday night (Book direct with the Salutation Hotel on 01738 630066 and quote "Lib Dem Kickstart")
Saturday from 9am will be a day packed with training sessions to fully prepare candidates, agents and campaigners for the final 90 days of the 2017 Local Council Election Campaign.
Training sessions available:
- Campaign strategy for the next 90 days - Persuade, identify, get out the vote
- What is your winning number? How many votes will it take to win your ward?
- Two polling days: Who and how to get out the vote
- Recruiting volunteers
- Facebook and using paid advertising
- Target mailings
- Knowing how you are doing in a large council campaign
- Email campaigning
- Door knocking and phone calls to voters
- Key campaign messages
- Developing a short local manifesto
- Ask the experts: PagePlus, Connect, Social Media, Email, Websites.
Our Spring Conference will be held on the 10th and 11th March 2017 at the Dewars Centre in Perth.
This will be be our first time in Perth since 2011 and our first to the Dewars Centre since 2005.
Council election campaigns across Scotland will be well underway, so our focus will be on local government. With lively policy debates, an exhibition, fringe programme and training, there is something for everyone - whether you are a first timer or a long standing conference attendee.
All Scottish Liberal Democrat members are entitled to vote so come along as this is your chance to have your say on how we are run and our policy.
Registration costs £60 at the standard rate, £30 for concessions and £10 for first time attendees. There is a special Day Rate of £35 for either Friday or Saturday.
Policy motions should be submitted to Linda.firstname.lastname@example.org by 12pm on Friday 13th January.
Register for Conference
If you wish to attend conference as an observer, please contact Linda Wilson, either by calling 0131 337 2314 or emailing email@example.com